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An Opportunity to Help Others Through the ACT Food Drive

by October 16, 2014

Dear Pack 811 Families: Our Pack’s most important service project is coming up in the next few weeks. Our Cub Scouts will be assisting the ACT Office with their annual food drive. This is a great event to show our scouts that their service can make a big impact to those who are less fortunate. We […]


Pack 811 Rocks the Portola Day Camp

by July 26, 2014

Nearly 40 Pack 811 Scouts and dozens of pack parent volunteers concluded an awesome week at Firestone Scout Reservation today.   In addition to accomplishing a large number of steps towards their rank, the boys had fun making things, exploring nature, and shooting arrows, BBs, and water rockets.  All of our dens earned high praise from the […]


BlackHawks Are Going Camping!

by June 29, 2014

The Webelos I Blackhawk Patrol will be camping at Oso Lake on the weekend of September 12th-14th.  Our Webelos Scouts, along with one parent, will be camping as a patrol and earning the Forester, Naturalist, Geologist, and Outdoorsman Activity. Unlike Family Camp, our boys will be responsible for setting up camp, cooking, and cleanup. A parent […]


Blackhawks Invade Newport Bay with Kayaks

by June 15, 2014

The Webelos I Blackhawk Patrol spend Saturday morning in Kayaks near the Newport Sea Base.  The Scouts paddled through the bay and ended up stopping for a swim at a beach. Many of the Scouts allowed their Dad to have a free ride in the back of the kayak, while others got their Dad or […]


Volunteer to Cheer and Earn a Free Disney Pass

by June 12, 2014

Greetings Pack Families, Once again our pack was invited to help cheer on the runners during the Disney 1/2 marathon that will be held on Sunday, August 31st.  This is a volunteer service that we would be providing. Scouts who volunteer for the event must enthusiastically cheer for the runners for 3+ hours.  All scouts who cheer […]


In Honor of our Military Heroes

by May 20, 2014

Hi Scouts,   In honor of our military heroes, our pack will be participating in Loma Vista Park’s Annual Memorial Day Program.  We will be laying small flags and crosses on the graves of our brave service men and women who are buried there.  This a wonderful event for both scouts and parents as we say […]


Webelos Resident Camp Signups

by April 21, 2014

Good Afternoon Bears and Webelos Scouts, As we previously communicated, we have two options for Webelos Resident Camp this summer.  It is now time to sign up to reserve your spot!  A 50% deposit is required in order to reserve the spot, and spots are filling up quick!  We will be collecting payments at the […]


Rocketeers Take Flight at Rocket Camp

by April 9, 2014

Pack 811 Scouts spent last weekend at Rocket Camp at nearby Firestone Scout Reservation. Scouts and their families spent two nights in tents and a Saturday filled with rocket launching, archery, BBs, slingshots, wall climbing, and a variety of aeronautical themed activities.  Many of the boys earned belt loops and other achievements while having fun. […]


Bears Go Out to A Baseball Game

by March 23, 2014

The mighty Bears went to see a college baseball team today, watching the Cal State Fullerton Titans beat the Long Beach State 6 to 5.   With several aspiring baseball players in their ranks, the Bears were able to see how the big boys play.   See pictures of the fun day and other adventures […]


Fishing Campout Set for April

by February 17, 2014

Once again, our pack has been invited by the Izaak Walton League to attend their annual fishing seminar and camp-out at Irvine Lake. For those that have not attended, this is a very short, overnight camping trip on a Friday evening, with a fishing seminar early the next morning.  Scouts will learn the basics about fishing and the environment, […]


Scout Sunday February 2, 2014

by January 29, 2014

“Oh Lord, build me a Scout whose heart will be clear, whose goals will be high. A Scout who will master himself before he seeks to master others, one who will march into the future, yet never forget the past…” Amen. Scout Sunday Observance February 2, 2014 St. Angela Merici Church will celebrate Scout Sunday […]


Blue and Gold Invitation – February 16th, 2014

by January 14, 2014

Our annual Blue and Gold Banquet is approaching quickly and this year is shaping up to be another outstanding event.  This is a special night for our pack as it marks the 84th anniversary of Cub Scouting.  The banquet is a catered event for the entire family which includes rank advancement, special awards and recognition, […]


Rocket Camp is Coming!


Scouts and their families will be able to combine some of their favorite things — the outdoors and projectiles — into one fun-packed weekend in April.  Rocket camp will take place April 4th – 6th at nearby Firestone Scout Reservation.  Families will bring their own camping gear and food and camp with hundreds of other […]


Scouts Do Their Best at the Pinewood Derby

by January 13, 2014

The pack’s annual Pinewood Derby was held this past weekend and it was yet another opportunity for our boys and scouting families to have fun and do their best.  Over 60 cars handcrafted by Scouts, siblings, and “big kids”, raced down the shiny track, and the 8 fastest competed in a final champion round.  Almost […]


Pack 811 Featured on International Scouting Website

by October 30, 2013

Pack 811 once again fulfilled its commitment to “help other people” this past weekend as we completed this year’s food drive to help the A.C.T. office provide help to others in our community.  As I indicated at our pack meeting, I submitted this service project to the international Scouting organization so our scouts can wear […]