Cub Scouts Pack 918
Join us for our next Pack Meeting
We invite all 1st graders through 5th graders to join a
fun filled organization! All parishioners and
their children are welcome to join our pack regardless of
elementary school attendance. This youth ministry is a great
way to become more involved in our St. Joseph's parish
Pack Meetings are generally the 3rd Thursday of each
month. Meetings are held in the school cafeteria from 7pm until
8pm. Come join us at our next meeting!
Congratulations Pack 918!!!
Pack 918 is recognized as one of the top Catholic Cub
Scout Packs in the St. Louis Archdiocese. The Pack is
proud to have earned two prestigious Catholic Scouting Awards for
the second consecutive year. The first award is the Pope Paul
VI National Catholic Quality Unit Award. The second is the
Archbishop's and Chaplain's Unit Recognition Award. These
awards recognize the outstanding leadership and commitment to their
faith and scout principles by all of the youth and adults of Pack
918. Both awards were presented to the Pack at the Cathedral
Basilica on February 3, 2013.
The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) council has also awarded
Pack 918 Gold Level for the Journey to Excellence Award. This
is the second consecutive year the Pack has received Gold Level for
this award. The Journey to Excellence Award recognizes
excellence in providing quality programs at all levels of the
Please also congratulate Kevin Kruse in earning the Key Scouter award.
This award recognizes noteworthy service of a
registered Scouting Unit Committee Member. This award was
presented to Kevin on January 25, 2013
Congrats to everyone involved with Pack
The Adventure Starts Now!
The adventure starts with Cub Scouting, a year-round family
program designed for boys in the 1st through 5th grades, or seven
to 10 years of age. A boy may join at any level. Each
noncompetitive level has activities to develop the boy at that
The program emphasizes shared leadership, learning about the
community, family understanding, character development, citizenship
training and personal fitness.
Young boys grow up fast. Give your son a valuable gift by
encouraging him to join Cub Scouting today. The time you invest in
him today will make a difference in the person he becomes
The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young
people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by
instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
The Boy Scouts of America will prepare every eligible youth in
America to become a responsible, participating citizen and leader
who is guided by the Scout Oath and Law.
Do your best.
To God, To Country and To Others
As First Graders the Tiger Cubs meet at least once a month for a
meeting and another as a "go out and see it" with their parents and
Den. From second to Fifth Grade the Cub Scouts meet monthly (or
more) with their Den, which includes the scouts and their leader.
Once a month all dens meet with parents as a Pack. The Pack
meetings are one Thursday a month at 7:00 p.m. in the St Joseph
School Cafeteria. Presently our Pack is strong with about 85
Pack 918 is Chartered by Saint Joseph Parish - Cottleville.
Leadership has membership on the Archdiocesan Catholic
Committee on Scouting (www.catholicscoutingstl.org
Pack 918 has been a continuing recipient of several key
religious awards. The boys regularly are instructed in the
NCCS Religious Emblems of Light of Christ and Parvuli
Some of the Pack awards include:
2011, 2012 recipient - Pope Paul VI National Catholic Quality
2011, 2012 recipient - Journey to Excellence - gold level
2008, 2009, 2011 and 2012 Chaplain's Honor Award from
Archdiocese of Saint Louis.
Awarded a Proclamation from the City of
For Additional Information, Please Contact
JP Cummings, Cubmaster email@example.com
Rick Murphy, Committee Chair firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also send questions/comments to email@example.com.
Roundtable is scheduled every first Tuesday of the month at the
Knights of Columbus on HWY N. It starts at 7pm and usually runs
'about' an hour. Leader rotations for Roundtable follows: (anyone
is welcome to attend Roundtable as often as you wish)
||Jill Nelson (or) Sue Vogel
||JP Cummings/Rick Murphy