Welcome !

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.

Ike Vander Velde’s Eagle Scout Project

Posted on Aug 9 2019 - 9:49pm

Ike Vander Velde’s Eagle Scout Project.

Ike Vander Velde’s eagle project will take place on Saturday the 24th from 7AM to 7PM (and possibly on Sunday the 25th in the morning if needed) at 375 Winchester Ave, Unit #206 in Libertyville. You can come whenever is convienient for you and stay as long as you can.  Lunch will be provided around noon.  The project will benifit homeless women living in Lake County by providing them with a nicer space to live in. The project will involve tearing up old carpet and installing new floors in the unit. We will also be painting the walls so make sure to bring old clothes and closed toed shoes. All help is greatly appreciated and if you are interestead or have any questions regarding the project you can contact Ike at:

American Legion ticket sales

Posted on Jul 19 2019 - 8:11am

Hi, this is Zach Biela and I am the Troop Leader for Lake Forest Days. We need to have the full support of the troop to help staff American Legion Raffle tickets and concession sales. I want to thank those who have signed up already.

Lake Forest Day signups are open!

Posted on Jul 15 2019 - 4:04pm

Greetings Troop 48!

Lake Forest Day is Wednesday, August 7th! Now is the time to sign up!

As many of you know, Troop #48 assists the American Legion Post with the Lake Forest Day parade and carnival.

Zach Biela's Eagle Scout

Posted on Jun 20 2019 - 2:45pm

Zach Biela has an Eagle Scout Project on Saturday 22nd starting at 9:00 going until about 4:00.
The project is at the Lake Forest Beach, south end at the boating center, and we will be building boat racks. There are two slots that you can come for you do not have to stay for both! One slot from 9:00 till 12:00 and 12:00 till 4:00.

Troop 48 Summer Court of Honor June 6th.

Posted on May 24 2019 - 8:14am

You are invited to the Summer Court of Honor

Scouts and parents are FREE. Five and under are FREE.
Additional Guests: $17 per person paid on the troop website.

Survivor Man Campout registration is OPEN!

Posted on May 23 2019 - 11:38am

The June Wilderness Survival camp out has become an annual tradition for Troop 48. This is the perfect way to blow off some steam for one night in the midst of finals and celebrate the end of another awesome Scouting season. We are hoping for 100% participation, so please make every effort to participate if you can.

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