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Join Pack 1980 to March in Readington Memorial Day Parade!

Posted on May 25 2018 - 12:34pm

Calling all Pack 1980 Cub Scouts and uniformed leaders:  if you are in town for Memorial Day, please consider showing your Cub Scout pride and joining Pack 1980 to march in the Readington Memorial Day Parade.  Scouts will be marching with the pack flag abd we need several Pack 1980 Scouts to be part of our Pack 1980 Cub Cars team.  Registration is now open on the Pack 1980 in Readington Memorial Day Parade webpage.


Pack 1980 Family Campout at Camp Carr

Posted on May 25 2018 - 12:33pm


$20/Scout Family (includes Saturday fried chicken & hot dog dinner, overnight tent camping, Sunday egg-in-a-bag breakfast). 

Please register  for this event by May 30th so we can prepare food quantity accordingly.

Come join our pack families to celebrate the rank promotion of our Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos I scouts on Saturday evening following a picnic dinner & potluck.

Families can start to set-up camp by 3 PM on Saturday.  Check-out is by 3 PM on Sunday. 

Overnight Stay Aboard the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial

Posted on May 25 2018 - 12:33pm

EXCITING NEWS:  Our 2019 Pack 1980 Family Overnight will be February 23-24, 2019!  We have reserved 60 spots at this time (which can be increased).  In order for us to save our reservation, they are seeking a deposit of $20 per person.  We have a deadline of 6/20/18 (about 1 month) to pay.  You may charge your deposit through our Pack 1980 Online Payment Store and choose "OV".   You may also give your deposits to your Den Leader.  Checks can be made to Pack 1980.

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This is one of the best overnight packages we have encountered! 

  • A hot dinner and hot breakfast 
  • Sleep Accomodations--Bunk Style!

Please see registration page for more details about this memorable experience for you and your Scout!

All participants must be 6 years of age on February 23, 2019!

PACK OUTING: Pack 1980 Family Bike Ride Along the Delaware River Towpath on Saturday, August 18th from 4 PM to 6 PM

Posted on May 25 2018 - 12:32pm

D&R Canal Towpath

Image result for bulls island recreation areaJoin Pack 1980 for a fun, easy family bike ride along the Delaware River on Saturday, August 18th

Path is completely flat. Good for all levels of riders!

Length of round trip bike ride:  ~7 miles.  

Approximate time:  1 1/2 to 2 hours (with some stopping in between).  

Location:  We will meet in the parking lot of Bulls Island Recreation Area closest to Route 29.  (Parking is available in two lots).  Meet at 4 PM for a bike safety talk along with a Pack picture.  Our bike hike will follow the D&R Canal Towpath South to Stockton, NJ; crossover the Centre Bridge in Stockton to the Pennsylvania side.  We will walk bikes over the bridge and then down a few steps where we will pick up the Delaware Canal State Park Towpath on the Pennsylvania side.  Near Lumberville, we will cross back over the Delaware River to NJ via pedestrian bridgeand pedal back to Bulls Island.   

Registration is now open on the Pack 1980 Family Bike Ride Along the Delaware River Towpath webpage.

Cub Scout Family Swim at Silver Saddle

Posted on May 25 2018 - 12:31pm

Cub Scout Family Swim at Silver Saddle Swim Club

June 18 from 6 PM - 8:30 PM

All Cub Scouts, Family, and Friends Invited to Attend!

Please register for this event!

PLEASE NOTE:  This is a private party, so everyone who enters must pay $10 whether they decide to swim or watch.  

We also need to guarantee a minimum of 50 guests to hold this private swim party.  Please RSVP early.  


  • $10/person swim only
  • $15/person swim + food package ticket (choice of hotdog, hamburger or chicken nuggets with a soft drink and fries). 


Scouts can also use this fun Family Swim as an opportunity to start on electives for their new rank!

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Upcoming Cub Scout Events May - June + Summer

Posted on May 20 2018 - 12:13pm
  •            May 28:   Pack 1980 in Readington Memorial Day Parade
  •          June 2-3:   Pack 1980 Family Campout at YMCA Camp Carr
  • June 28-July 1:  Pack 1980 at Cub Adventure 3-Night Resident Camp
  •             July 12:  Kite Flying in the Park
  •             July 18:  Pack 1980 Rocket Launch at North Branch Park  
  •        July 23-27:  Cub Scout Day Camp at RVYC
  •             July 28:  Stuff the Bus Service Project at Flemington ShopRite
  •          August 4:  Miniature Golf
  •        August 13:  Grow-a-Row Service Project
  •        August 18:  Pack 1980 Family Bike Ride on D-R Towpath starting at Bulls Island

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