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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.


Posted on May 29 2018 - 9:43pm

Mr. Moyer (Anson Moyer's dad) developed a new product for Boy Scout camps called the MosquitOasis. It's a pop-up mosquito net tent that fits on top of a camping cot like those at Ma Ka Ja Wan. He is offering our home troop a special discount 50% off and a free solar-powered reading lamp. Just use code TROOP48 at checkout!

James Buckardt’s Eagle Court of Honor

Posted on May 29 2018 - 9:37pm

James Buckardt’s Eagle Court of Honor is on Sat June 16th at 12:30. American Legion Hall.

BORs this summer

Posted on May 29 2018 - 9:35pm

If you missed the deadline for a BOR before the June CoH there is still time to achieve that rank before leaving for Camp Makajawan!
After June 7th, if you have completed your SMC and are ready for a BOR please email Mrs. Anderson (crazybutttricia@gmail.com)

Memorial Day Ceremony and Flag Posting 2018-Please Sign up!

Posted on May 25 2018 - 7:43am

Troop #48 helps the American Legion post flags by each veteran’s grave site on Memorial Day Weekend. On Friday, 5/25, from 4 – 5 PM, the Legion needs help at the Fort Sheridan cemetery. On Saturday, 5/26, 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.

Board of Review Deadlines are May 24th

Posted on May 8 2018 - 6:27pm

The spring Court of Honor is June 7th. If a board of review is needed, please contact Mrs. Anderson (crazybutttricia@gmail.com) & Mrs. Olenick (jolenick@olenick.com) by Thursday May 24th.

Troop 48 Waukegan Clean-up **NEW TIME**

Posted on May 5 2018 - 3:09pm

Lake Forest Troop 48 participates in the Illinios 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).

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