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Welcome to Troop 48's new website !

We are excited to bring you this new website. We hope it will be a useful resource and be visited often.

Be sure to check the calendar for upcoming events.

Lake Forest Day volunteer sign up is now open!

Posted on Jul 15 2016 - 11:33am

Greetings Troop 48! Lake Forest Day is 28 days from today!, now is the time to sign up! Sign up before you go to camp!
As many of you know, Troop #48 assists the American Legion Post with the Lake Forest Day parade and carnival.

Christopher Guido Eagle Ceremony

Posted on Jul 11 2016 - 4:03pm

Please Join us to celebrate Christopher Guido's Eagle Ceremony

What: Eagle Scout Court of Honor
Who: Christopher Guido
When: Sunday, July 24, 2016 at 4 pm.

GLASA service opportunity

Posted on Jun 1 2016 - 2:04pm

GLASA (Great Lakes Adaptive Sports Association) is in need of volunteers aged 14 and up for the June 9-12 Adult National Open. This is a great way to earn service hours and have fun. GLASA provides opportunities for athletes with a primary physical or visual impairment. Many of the competitors at the Games will be disabled veterans. Please consider supporting this local organization.

June Campout

Posted on May 27 2016 - 5:59pm

The registration for the June 10-11 Survivor Man campout is now open. This years campout will start at the American Legion Hall (ALH) where Patrols will face a series of challenges as they make their way North to the Lake Bluff Beach.

Memorial Day observance and Flag posting SIGN UP NOW!

Posted on May 25 2016 - 5:18am

Troop #48 helps the American Legion post flags by each veteran’s grave site on Memorial Day Weekend. On Friday, 5/27, from 4 – 5 PM, the Legion needs help at the Fort Sheridan cemetery. On Saturday, 5/28, they need help from 8 – 10 AM at Lake Forest Cemetery. Scouts are encouraged to participate in these activities to show respect for our fallen veterans and to support the American Legion. Participation in flag posting counts as a Troop or Patrol activity AND qualifies (partially) as demonstrating Leadership and Scout Spirit for advancement. Please register on the website if you can attend.

June Court of Honor- NEW LOCATION!

Posted on May 23 2016 - 3:10pm

You’re Invited
When: Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm
WHERE: Townline Community Park, 1555 W. Kennedy Road (Rt. 60), Lake Forest

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