05-30CommitteeCommittee Meeting
06-02 -> 06-03PackGraduation - Camp Over
06-03 -> 06-04PackDorney Park Scout Night
06-16 -> 06-17PackIron Pigs Scout Night
07-09 -> 07-14PackResident Camp at Akelaland
09-09 -> 09-10PackShankweiler's Scout Night
06-03 -> 06-04PackDorney Park Scout Night
9 people attending
06-16 -> 06-17PackIron Pigs Scout Night
10 people attending

Welcome to Cub Pack 61's website!!!


We are 

 Cub Scout Pack 61

based in Weisenberg Township, PA.

We are chartered by Ziegels Union Church in Breinigsville, PA.

We belong to the North Valley District

 part of the Minsi Trails Council of the Boy Scouts of America.

Cub Scouting is for boys in the first through fifth grades, or 6 to 10 years of age.

Boys who are older than 10, or who have completed the fifth grade, can no longer join our Pack, but they may be eligible to join the Boy Scouting Troops.

For information on how to join Troop 261, click https://sites.google.com/site/nvtroop261/  to see our Website.

We'd love to hear from you!

If you're thinking about joining Scouting - get some more information here: click here.

You can contact Warren Riggins, Cubmaster via email or by phone at 610.298.0095.




 Leaders....be SURE to check out the LINKS menu...there are LOTS of resources out there to make our jobs easier....! 

Parents....we need PICTURES! Our Pack legacy is defined through the pictures we capture during our son's journey....do share! 

Sign up for Scouting !!!!! ------>   http://www.beascout.org/join.html

 Weisenberg Elementary School, Northwestern Lehigh School District, Parkland Area School District, Upper Macungie Township

Dorney Park, Iron Pigs, Shankweilers

Posted by bethfurman on May 15 2017 - 2:14pm

Just a reminder that signups and payments deadlines for these three activites are coming up shortly!

Iron Pigs - Tuesday May 16th

Shankweilers - Tuesday May 23rd

Bearnival and Recruitment Night!

Posted by bethfurman on May 15 2017 - 2:10pm

Tonight (5/16/2-17) is our Bearnival and New Scout Recruitment Night!  All Scouts - the bears have been working hard on putting together games for the Bearnival, so we hope you can join us in the picnic grove!  If you know of anyone interested in joining our pack, please personally invite them to come tonight!  The potential scouts will be participating in the Bearnival, while their parents learn more about our pack.   

Shankweiler's Scout Night!

Posted by bethfurman on May 1 2017 - 6:36pm

It's time for the annual scout camp-over at Shankweilers!

Gates open at 5pm.  Activities are held from 5:30- 7:45.  Opening Ceremony and movies start at 8.  Cost is $10 per person is and admission is limited to scouts and their immediate family only.  No friends.  Tent size is limited to 10'x10'.  Bring a radio so that you can hear the movie.  Bring your own water as well.  The concession stand will be open for food.

Dorney Park Scout Night Update!

Posted by bethfurman on Apr 28 2017 - 8:55am

I finally got more information aboout Scout Night at Dorney Park!  Here it is!

Troops orders will be at the registration table with their tickets and wristbands.  The event timeline would be as follows:

Fogelsville Camp Spirit Day Camp

Posted by bethfurman on Apr 24 2017 - 9:21pm

Here is a link to register for the day camp at Fogelsville Camp Spirit.  There is a $25 discount if you register before June 1st.  There is another discount if an adult from your family would like to volunteer for the week (and they really need volunteers).  If you have younger kids, or daughters, they have a "Pixie" program there for them too!  For those of you who are new to scouting, this is a FANTASTIC camp that is right in our back yard (it's right behind the Rt 100 Weis, on that dirt road that connects to Applewood). http://www.minsitrails.org/registration/calendardetail.aspx?ActivityKey=2059871&OrgKey=3152

Iron Pigs Scout Night

Posted by bethfurman on Apr 24 2017 - 9:07pm
Where: Coca Cola Stadium
When: June 16th
Who: Scouts and their immediate family
The cost per ticket is $15 for the game and sleepover, and $8 for game only.  This is for general admission tickets in grass past the outfield.  
The due date for ticket payment (to Beth) is Tuesday, May 16th.   




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