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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.

Eagle Come Home Event

Posted on May 30 2021 - 9:25pm

Wednesday June 9, 2021

7:00PM to 9:00PM

Northcroft Park

1365 South Ridge Rd. Lake Forest IL

All Scouts and their Parents are invited to First Annual Eagle Come Home Event! Please register for this event by using the Sign-up Genius Button in the flyer. This is to celebrate our newest Eagles and to welcome back troop alumni. It is an opportunity to reconnect with friends who share the scouting experience. We invite ALL of Troop 48 scouts and their parents along with local cub packs to see and hear what it takes to be an Eagle.

Memorial Day Activities

Posted on May 26 2021 - 5:57pm

Our Troop's participation has been requested by the American Legion at a number of Memorial Day activities occurring this weekend. We need both Scouts and Adults to help, please. No training needed. The activities are shown below.

Trash pickup

Posted on May 19 2021 - 10:00pm

Lake Forest Troop 48 participates in the Illinois Department of Transportation Highway clean-up program. We are responsible for picking up trash on Waukegan Road from Old Mill Road to Half Day Road (Route 60).

Special Troop Meeting- Flag Retirement

Posted on May 18 2021 - 10:04pm

On Thursday, May 20, at 7 pm, we will be having a special Troop Meeting event: the dedication of the newly built Flag Retirement Area.

This was Adam Tjarksen's recent Eagle Service Project, and he worked with the American Legion, City of Lake Forest, and the LF Fire & Police departments. Adam will be leading this troop meeting event, alongside other Scouts who worked on this project. City of Lake Forest Mayor George Pandaleon is planning to participate in the event, and other city officials, Cub Scouts, and media to also may be attending. As part of the dedication, American Legion personnel will be demonstrating a proper flag retirement ceremony.

Please bring tents to Thursday meeting- Quartermaster Message

Posted on May 18 2021 - 9:45pm

To all who went on the campout this past weekend: I hope you had a fun time! Please plan on returning your clean tent at the meeting on Thursday. If you cannot return it on Thursday or have a question for me, please email me at: nickslover04@gmail.com

Casey's Eagle Scout Project

Posted on May 12 2021 - 10:58pm

I'm organizing an Eagle Scout project to build a Cretan-style stone labyrinth at the Nicasa Round Lake, Illinois, location. Nicasa is a nationally recognized leader in comprehensive substance abuse prevention and treatment. This labyrinth will help struggling individuals in the healing process and greatly benefit Nicasa's clients.

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