Outdoor Fire Skills: Saturday 12/5 1p-3p @ Tulip Springs

posted by Admin Pack 32   [ updated ]


WHAT: Camp 32 Campfire Safety, Camping Skills, and Outdoor Fun!  
WHEN: Saturday, December 5th 1p-3p  
WHERE: Tulip Springs, Scout Area - 64 Cherry Ln, Maplewood, NJ 07052


We’ll be over at Tulip Springs in the Scout area looking at general camping and fire safety.  Please join us for some fresh air and fun!
We’ll meet in the parking lot and walk up to the scout area together. Bring water and a mask (incase we can’t be socially distant).

Leader contact: Cubmaster Russ Williamson


Verona Co-Pack Fishing Derby: Sunday 10/18 10a-2p @ Verona Park

posted Oct 15, 2020, 6:39 AM by Admin Pack 32   [ updated Oct 15, 2020, 6:40 AM ]


WHAT: Verona Cub Scout Fishing Derby, Hosted by NNJC council  
WHEN: Sunday 10/18 10a-2p  
WHERE: Verona Park (meet near the boat house)  

Bring a friend and come fish with the Cub Scout of Verona at Verona Park Lake!
Bait & Poles to be provided by council, but if you own or own gear please bring it to use.
Face coverings required. Temperature Checks and Contact Tracing measures will be in place.
Hosted by the Northern New Jersey Council of the BSA

Pack 32 Archery & BB's @ Camp Lewis - 11/7/20

posted Oct 6, 2020, 6:10 PM by Admin Pack 32   [ updated Oct 6, 2020, 6:10 PM ]



In lieu of our traditional November Pack meeting in the church basement, we will be taking  Pack 32 to Camp Lewis in Rockaway, NJ. The day's events are Archery and BB gun range.
These have traditionally been two of the more popular activities that scouts have enjoyed at Camp.  
  • WHAT: Pack 32 Archery/ BB Guns  
  • WHEN: Saturday, 11/7 @ 10:15 am  (please arrive by 10am)  
  • WHERE: 39 Upper Hibernia Road, Rockaway, NJ 07866  
  • WHO: Each scout must have a parent or guardian with them. Siblings welcome to attend.  
  • Pack will cover all range costs from past fundraising   
  • CLICK HERE TO RSVP by OCTOBER 16  
What to bring:
  • a water bottle
  • a face covering (as per Camp guidelines)
  • a snack to eat at camp
  • your Pack 32 Class-B t-shirt (if you have one)

Pack 32 Committee Member Anthony Coulouris and Mark Ali will be the leaders in charge of this event. Please look for them when you arrive at the parking lot.

Tent Camping: Howl-O-Ween @ Camp Lewis 10/24-10/25

posted Sep 20, 2020, 6:46 AM by Admin Pack 32   [ updated Sep 20, 2020, 6:46 AM ]


WHAT:Cub Scout "Family" Tent Camping Weekend (Bring your own tent!)
WHEN: 10/24 (9a) - 10/25 (11a)  
COST: $45 per person 

Included: Archery, BB range, Apple Catapult, Costume Parade (bring a costume!), Trick-or-Treating (please bring treats to hand out), and Saturday Lunch/Dinner and Sunday Breakfast. 

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER: https://www.nnjbsa.org/event/howl-o-ween/

Please inform Pack Committee Chair Anthony Coulouris if you are attending.





September Hike: Sunday 9/20 @ 2p

posted Sep 9, 2020, 4:33 PM by Admin Pack 32   [ updated Sep 9, 2020, 4:33 PM ]


In lieu of our traditional September Pack meeting in the church basement, we will be taking a Pack 32 (short) hike to Hemlock Falls in South Mountain Reservation. The hike should last about an hour.
  • WHAT: Pack 32 Hike to Hemlock Falls
  • WHEN: Sunday, 9/20 @ 2pm (please arrive a few minutes early)
  • WHERE: You can park in the Tulip Springs parking lot, 64 Cherry Ln, Maplewood, NJ)
  • WHO: Each scout must have a parent or guardian with them. Siblings welcome to attend.
What to bring:
  • a water bottle
  • a face covering (as per Essex County guidelines)
  • a snack to eat at the falls
  • your Pack 32 Class-B t-shirt (if you have one)
Scouts are encouraged to bring (and pack the items themselves!)  the "Cub Scout Six Essentials" for hiking: https://blog.scoutingmagazine.org/2017/08/08/cub-scout-six-essentials-half-dozen-items-pack-every-campout-hike/

Pack 32 Committee Member Mark Ali will be the leader in charge of this event. Please look for him when you arrive at the parking lot.

SUNDAY 8/30, 2p-4p: Cubmobile Fun Runs in Verona Park

posted Aug 3, 2020, 6:41 AM by Admin Pack 32   [ updated Aug 3, 2020, 6:51 AM ]


WHAT: Pack 32 Cubmobile Fun Runs in Verona Park
WHEN: Sunday 8/30/20 from 2p-4p (open house style, come anytime during the 2 hours)
WHERE: Verona Park sledding hill (on the park border of Bloomfield Ave)
WHAT TO BRING:
  • A bicycle helmet
  • a face covering (as per Essex County gov)
  • close-toed shoes
  • a bottle of water
  • Pack 32 Class-B t-shirt (if you have one)
  • a parent
  • personal hand sanitizer (the pack will have some on hand, but please bring your own if you have some)
  • if you have any to donate to the pack, hand sanitizer and or/ lysol style spray
Social Distancing/Pandemic protocols for Cubmobile fun runs
  • If anyone in your family has been exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19 or has been exposed to someone with COVID-19 recently, please stay at home.
  • Please check your body temperature that morning. Anyone with an elevated body temperature, please stay at home.
  • Scouts/siblings/parents will stay together during the event. Family groups will line up 10 feet apart as indicated by colored cones
  • Each youth will apply hand sanitizer prior to touching the cubmobile
  • Each youth will make 3 cubmobile runs in a row. After they have made their 3 runs, the youth's parent must spray the handbrake and seat  with a disinfecting spray (provided by the pack)
  • After a youth has made their 3 runs, the family group is welcome to get back in line to make additional runs.

Feel free to bring a non-scout friend to attend, but they must also bring their own adult guardian and the above mentioned items.

Please contact Brian Donnelly or Anthony Coulouris with any questions.

PACK 32 FISHING DERBY: Sunday 8/2/20 @ 2pm

posted Jul 31, 2020, 6:19 AM by Admin Pack 32   [ updated Jul 31, 2020, 6:19 AM ]


WHAT: PACK 32 FISHING DERBY (NON-COMPETITIVE) 
WHEN: SUNDAY 8/2/20 @ 2p  
WHERE: VERONA PARK (meet to the right of the park bridge, Lakeside Ave side)
BRING: Masks (mandatory as per Essex County), Fishing Pole, Pack 32 Class B Shirt

Hope everyone is well and enjoying their summer of 2020.  We have been on a long scouting break as a Pack.  This Sunday we have planned a last minute event, Spring Fishing Derby at Verona Lake.  We plan to meet at 2:00 PM on Sunday August 2nd, near the Lakeside Ave entrance, to the right of the Bridge.

Please bring a fishing pole, masks,(mandatory per the county), bait if you have(Pack will have some) and your scouts Class B t shirt.  This is a non-competitive event, hopefully we get tons of fish(or 1), and get to enjoy the day.

Any questions, please contact Anthony Coulouris, Pack 32 Committee Chair 


Camp (Virtual) Cub Connect - Sessions starting 7/6/20

posted Jun 19, 2020, 5:09 PM by Admin Pack 32   [ updated Jun 19, 2020, 5:10 PM ]

https://www.nnjbsa.org/camping/camp-cub-connect/

Be sure to check out our council's virtual summer program offering! Weekly sessions begin 7/6 and conclude on 7/31.  Visit https://www.nnjbsa.org/camping/camp-cub-connect/ for more information.

**ALL PACK 32 PACK AND DEN EVENTS ARE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!**

posted Mar 12, 2020, 5:55 PM by Admin Pack 32   [ updated Mar 12, 2020, 5:55 PM ]


Whilst there are currently no cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) reported in Verona, we have decided (inline with the school and rec program closures) to cancel the March Pack meeting and the Spring Camping Trip as it falls before the end of the March.  

All den activities/trips should be postponed/cancelled for the time being.


Please reach out to the Pack Leadership if you have any questions or concerns.

Pack 32 Spring Camping & Maple Syrup Making (3/28 - 3/29)

posted Feb 28, 2020, 7:33 AM by Admin Pack 32


COME FOR THE WEEKEND OR JUST THE DAY ON SATURDAY! 
WHAT: Pack 32 Spring Cabin Camping and Maple Syrup/Pancake Event
WHEN: March 28-29, 2020 (arrive at 9:00am Saturday, depart around 9:30am Sunday)
WHERE: Camp Wheeler @ Allamuchy Scout Reservation, Stanhope, NJ
COST: $15 Per Person
RSVP DEADLINE: 3/15 AT Pack 32 RSVP Links

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