Cub Pack 290 was chartered to St Cecilia Parish in 1955 and continues to serve the youth of Fox Chase. Cub Scout Pack 290 is part of the Boy Scouts of America, Cradle of Liberty Council, Roosevelt District, for boys in the first to fifth grade.
Cub Scouting means "doing." Everything in Cub Scouting is designed to have the boys doing things. Activities are used to achieve the aims ofScouting: citizenship training, character development, and personal fitness. Many of the activities happen right in the den and pack. The most important are the weekly den meetings and the monthly pack meetings. Apart from the fun and excitement of Cub Scout activities, Cub Scouts teaches good citizenship and contribute to a boy's sense of belonging.
Meetings are Thursday nights @ 7:00 to 8:00 pm in St. Cecilia School lunch room.
Contact Name and Phone: Bud Basmajian, Cub Master Phone: 215-285-8882 Website: pack290.scoutlander.com
Troop 290 was chartered to St Cecilia’s Parish in 1938 and continues to serve the youth of Fox Chase. The Boy Scouts of America provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. The program is for boys who have completed the fifth grade and are at least 10, or who are 11, but not yet 18 years old.
Since 1910, the Boy Scouts of America have helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The Boy Scouts of America believes that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society.
Meetings are Monday Nights @ 6:45 to 8:00 pm in St Cecilia School lunchroom.
Contact Name and Phone: Mr. Chris Hirst, Scoutmaster Phone:215-722-1329 Web page www.t290.scoutlander.com
Troop 290 is part of the Cradle of Liberty Council, Roosevelt District. The troop is run by the scouts and guidance by the adult leaders. Scout Law: A Scout is Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous,Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean, and Reverent. A Scout promises to do his best, to do his duty to God and Country.
Pledge of Allegiance
I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands: one Nation under God, indivisible, With Liberty and Justice for all.