Boy Scouts

General Information

Cub Scout Den 105, Boy Scout Troop 13 and Venture Crew 44 are part of the youth ministry of Highland Park United Methodist Church. 

Troop 13 meets at 7:00 to 8:30 pm in Dawson Hall on Monday nights.. The boys are divided into patrols and each patrol elects a leader. Patrol leaders meet regularly with the adult leaders to make sure that plans for the troop activities are complete.

The Troop goes on regular campouts and outings, including the Klondike Derby, summer camp, community service projects and other District events. They have fundraisers to help scouts with camp expenses. Every February they host a Chili Supper at Highland Park UMC. Profits from the Chili supper are used for operating expense and camping equipment. They also sell popcorn and fresh Christmas wreaths.

Pack 105 meets as a whole on the last Tuesday on the month from 7:00 to 8:00 pm in Dawson Hall. Each February they hold a Blue and Gold Banquet to honor the boys and their parents.

Pack 105 Dens meet on Tuesday nights from 7:00 to 8:00 pm (Webelos Dens meet from 7:00 to 8:30 pm) . The pack participates in the Klondike Derby, Pinewood Derby, summer day camp and popcorn sales.

Boys six years old or older may join Cub Scouts any meeting night. A parent or guardian should accompany a boy to meet with the leaders to enroll in the program. 

Boys age 11 through 17 may join Boy Scouts any meeting night. A parent or guardian should accompany a boy to meet with the leaders to enroll in the program. 

Boys and girls freshmen year through 21 years old may join Adventure Crew 44. Please contact the church office for contact information.