Saturday, June 22, 2024

Fwd: Pack722 Announcements: June 2024 Newsletter

Marching in the Wakefield 4th of July Parade 

July 4th, 3pm 

Pack 722 is excited to participate in the 4th of July parade. If you haven't been to the parade before, it is amazingly fun. Being in a parade is a requirement for some scout ranks and will count as a July activity toward your Summer Pack award. 

Date: July 4th, 3pm 

Location: Galvin Middle School, Pack 722 Parade Map & info here 

Dress: Class A Uniform and Hat if you have one. Generally, it is hot so dress for the weather.

What to bring: 

  • Sunscreen

  • Water

  • Maybe a snack

  • Good walking shoes

  • Optional: Wagon(s) to pull behind the group. This is handy for carrying water, rain gear, etc., and can be decorated with flags or ribbons.

  • A ball, frisbee, or other item to pass the time while Scouts wait to be called to march by staff

If you have any questions or need more details visit or feel free to reach to 

Pack Summer Event - July (Save the Date)  

July 20th at 9am  

TBD Hike, walk, or visit to a location for the summertime award. Please check future emails

Date: July 20th, 9am

Location: TBD

Dress: TBD

What to bring: 

  • TBD

If you have any questions or need more details, feel free to reach to

Pack Summer Event - August, Freedom Trail Hike 

Aug 10th, 9.30am 

Mandy Theisen will lead a hike on the Freedom Trail. Let's meet at Oak Grove station at 9:30am! Bring sunscreen, walking shoes, some cash to buy lunch, and a positive attitude!! Walking and learning, here we come!!!

Date: August 10th, 9:30am

Location: Oak Grove station, T-ride into Boston. Kids <11 yr old ride free!!!

Dress: Scout Uniform Shirt Only (so we can see everyone), Shorts and Comfortable walking shoes

What to bring: 

  • Sunscreen

  • Walking shoes

  • Packed lunch or some cash to buy one 

  • Water & Snack

  • Positive attitude

If you have any questions or need more details, feel free to reach to