Pack 448 News

2018 Pack Kick Off Meeting

Round Up Meeting Cub Scout Pack 448 Trinity United Methodist Church 2303 Jones Boulavard Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Trinity United Methodist Church is conducting a Cub Scout Round Up with a family dinner, Pack Meeting and parent orientation. On Monday Sept....

read more

Pack Leader Meeting 10am Sept. 9, 2017

I would like to welcome all of our new Scouts and Leaders to Pack 448.  I look forward to a great Scouting year and an opportunity to get to know you and have some fun along the way! I would like to thank the parents that have come forward and volunteered to be Den...

read more

2017 Pack Kick Off Meeting

Round Up Meeting Cub Scout Pack 448 Trinity United Methodist Church 2303 Jones Boulavard Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Trinity United Methodist Church is conducting a Cub Scout Round Up with a family dinner, Pack Meeting and parent orientation. On Thursday Aug. 28, 2017...

read more

Northfield 2017 Roundup

Northfield Elementary Scout Registration 6:00 pm Aug. 23, 2017 Northfield Elementary is a short walk from Pack 448's meeting place at Trinity United Methodist Church.  On Aug. 23, 2017 at 6:00 pm there will be a meeting at the school with boys from grades 1 through 6...

read more

Pinewood Derby 2017

Pack 448 Pinewood Derby Saturday March 4, 2017 At 3:00pm Saturday, March 4, 2017, Cub Scout Pack 448 will be holding their annual Pinewood Derby at Trinity United Methodist Church! Car check in starts at 2:30pm Saturday and ends promptly at 3:00pm with the first heat...

read more

October Pack Meeting

October Pack Meeting Trinity United Methodist Church 2303 Jones Boulavard Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Trinity United Methodist Church is conducting a Cub Scout Round Up with a family dinner, Pack Meeting and parent orientation. On Monday October 24, 2016 families with Cub...

read more

Pack Kickoff Meeting

Round Up Meeting Cub Scout Pack 448 Trinity United Methodist Church 2303 Jones Boulavard Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Trinity United Methodist Church is conducting a Cub Scout Round Up with a family dinner, Pack Meeting and parent orientation. On Thursday September 29, 2016...

read more

Northfield Roundup

Northfield Elementary Scout Registration 6:00 pm Sept. 28, 2016 Northfield Elementary is a short walk from Pack 448's meeting place at Trinity United Methodist Church.  On Sept. 28, 2016 at 6:00 pm there will be a meeting at the school with boys from grades 1 through...

read more

Scouting News

Ski Slalom Adventure

You’ll need to make quick turns to get around the gates in our new slalom-ski simulator. You’ll need to make quick turns to get around the gates in our new slalom-ski simulator.Powered by WPeMatico

70 Funny Halloween Jokes and Comics

Happy Halloween! We dare you not to scream with laughter when you read these funny Halloween jokes by Boys’ Life readers. Do you know a funny Halloween joke? Click here to send in your joke. Laugh at 4,000+ more funny jokes at jokes.boyslife.org! Joe: What do you call...

40 Funny Thanksgiving Day Jokes and Comics

Happy Thanksgiving Day! Here’s a plateful of Thanksgiving jokes by Boys’ Life readers that will make you thankful you have a funny bone instead of a wishbone on Turkey Day. Do you know a funny Thanksgiving joke? Click here to send your joke to us. Laugh at 4,000+ more...

How Do I Keep Gear Dry in a Kayak?

Q: I’m going on a six-day kayak trek. I know what to bring, but don’t know how to pack it to keep it dry. Any suggestions? — Aidan, Abilene, Texas Pack your gear in dry bags. They’re designed to keep your stuff from getting wet, and they can float in case your boat...

Inside the November 2019 Issue

Here’s what you’ll find inside the November 2019 issue of Boys’ Life magazine. Remember, many articles are only available to subscribers and are not available online. Please visit boyslife.org/subscribe to subscribe to the print or digital editions of Boys’ Life...

How Do You Clean a Bugle?

Q: How do you clean a bugle that hasn’t been used for several years? — Michael, Cold Spring Harbor, New York A: Dunk the bugle in soapy water and lightly scrub the outside with a washcloth. To clean hard-to-reach places inside, use a flexible cleaning brush, often...

How to Make a Paper Tube Flashlight

Learn how electricity works — safely — by building this DIY flashlight. WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD A FLASHLIGHT 3-volt flashlight bulb Two D batteries Two 5-inch No. 22 insulated copper wires with at least 1/2-inch insulation stripped off ends Pocketknife, utility knife...

How to Determine Distance On a Map

A map and compass bearing can point you in the direction you wish to travel, but don’t forget to also calculate the length of your route. For that, you can use the distance ruler — or bar scale — in the map’s bottom margin. 1. Place one end of a piece of string on the...

Backpacking the Mad River: A Decades-Old Scouting Tradition

The Scouts of Troop 27 in Eureka, California, approach the edge of the river with both caution and confidence. They’ve done this before. In fact, some of the older Scouts have done this many, many times before. But that doesn’t mean they take anything for granted....

How to Roast a Turkey on a Tripod

Troop 66 uses a tripod to roast some of their turkeys at their annual Thanksgiving campout. Here’s how they do it. 1. Set up a metal tripod. Place three wire mesh cylinders (to serve as coal towers) attached to metal rods in between legs of tripods. 2. Cover ground...