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Pack 811 Cub Scouts Earn Religious Emblems

by January 30, 2013

On January 26th, Fr. Michael Hanifin, Chaplin for the National Catholic Committee on Scouting, celebrated Mass with Catholic Scouts and families from Orange County, and medals were presented to Scouts who earned religious emblems. To encourage Scouts to fulfill their Duty to God, two programs for Catholic Cub Scouts – Light of Christ and Parvuli Dei – help boys strengthen […]


Pack 811 Celebrates Scout Sunday

by January 29, 2013

St. Angela Merici Church will celebrate Scout Sunday on February 3rd. All Cub Scout and Boy Scout families (of any unit) in the parish community are invited to join together at the 9:30 mass to show their commitment to a Scout’s “duty to God” and to honor the founding of the Boy Scouts of America […]


Cubmaster Receives Bronze Pelican Award

by December 13, 2012

Pack 811 proudly announces that our Cubmaster Christian Lising has been awarded a Bronze Pelican for his dedicated service to youth and his commitment to the Catholic Scouting movement.  The pelican is an ancient symbol in the Church denoting care for young people, which Cubmaster Lising has exemplified as a dynamic den and pack leader […]


Catholic Events

by November 24, 2012

Hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and survived Black Friday! Moving right along to the Christmas season, the Diocese of Orange Scouting Committee is offering a Cub Advent Day next Saturday.  It is run like a day-camp, with activities and crafts centered around the meaning of Advent and the birth of Christ.  Adult leaders and […]


24 Cub Scouts Earn Religious Emblems

by February 2, 2012

Every Scout pledges to fulfill his duty to God.  Two programs for Cub Scouts, Light of Christ and Parvuli Dei, aim to build a relationship with Christ and his Church, and to increase appreciation for God’s creation and the importance of service. In a ceremony on January 28th, Bishop Tod Brown celebrated Mass with Catholic Scouts in Orange County and presented medals […]


Scout Sunday on February 5

by January 23, 2012

Pack 811 will celebrate “Scout Sunday” at St. Angela Merici Parish on February 5th, in honor of the founding of Boy Scouts of America on Feb. 8, 1910. Our Tigers, Cubs, and Webelos will attend the 9:30 Eucharist to proudly display their commitment to Scouting and to youth ministry at St. Angela Merici.   Scouts and leaders will gather outside the church at 9:15 in full “Class […]


Pack Committee Chair Honored

by December 20, 2011

Our own Jim Remley was among this year’s recipients of the Bronze Pelican Award by the Catholic Committee on Scouting for the Diocese of Orange. Jim was awarded the distinguished honor on December 11, 2011, at the Marywood Center, following a mass celebrated by Bishop Tod Brown. The Bronze Pelican is a diocesan recognition given to […]


Earn A Religious Emblem

by September 4, 2011

Welcome to Pack 811 parents as we begin another year of Fun with a Purpose. Part of that purpose is all-important promise to do ones Duty to God in every corner of life: family, friends, school, church, activities, and Scouting.  Here at Pack 811, we actively encourage our Scouts to understand and fulfill that pledge, and […]


Scouts and Pack Receive Religious Awards.

by January 30, 2011

As part of their “Duty to God,” 15 Cub Scouts from Pack 811 earned Light of Christ and Parvuli Dei religious emblems.  Tigers and Wolves worked with their parents on the Light of Christ program, focusing on their relationship with Christ, the Church, and their families.  Bears completed the Parvuli Dei or “Children of God” program, reflecting on God’s creation and providing service to others.  Emblems were […]


Pack 811 is Gold Medallion Award Finalist

by May 14, 2010

Pack 811 has been awarded a certificate as a finalist for the 2009 Gold Medallion Award.  The Gold Medallion Award Program recognizes the outstanding Catholic Cub Scout Pack, Boy Scout Troop, and Venturing Crew in each of the fifteen Episcopal Regions of the United States.  It is also promotes the National Catholic Committee of Scouting initiative to increase Scouting units, youth […]