Recent Announcements

  • Christ Lutheran Church 2014 Annual Holiday Bazaar Please support our chartered organization by attending their Holiday Bazaar from 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. on November 6th and from 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on November 7th at Christ Lutheran (595 Deerpath Road Vernon Hills, IL 60061)
    Posted Oct 2, 2014, 6:46 AM by Pack 273 News
  • Pack 273 Cotton Candy booth at Vernon Hills' Oktoberfest Celebration Join Pack 273 at Vernon Hills' Oktoberfest CelebrationDate: Saturday, September 27thTime: 3:30pm to 7:30pmLocation: Vernon Hills Metra Station on Route 45Pack 273 will be hosting a booth at Oktoberfest selling cotton candy. Both cub scouts and their parents (Akela) are needed to make this event a success! While Oktoberfest is open to all, the fundraising activity is only open to registered scouts and their parents.Cub scouts will be staffing the counter, distributing cotton candy and taking payments. Parents (Akela) are needed to supervise the counter duties and make the cotton candy. Proceeds will be credited towards the scout’s fundraising requirements for the pancake breakfast.The counter will be staffed with 4 slots ...
    Posted Sep 17, 2014, 8:50 PM by Gus Collot
  • Pack Meeting Announcement, September 12th Hello Pack 273!  I hope everyone had a wonderful Labor Day.  For those that were able to attend our fall campout at the naval base, we certainly lucked out with the weather and had a great time.  One more big thank you to Andy Wang for coordinating such a wonderful event and to everyone else that pitched in as well.  Although the kids may not be excited to go back to school, hopefully they are as psyched as I am that the Cub Scout season is kicking off again.  Our first Pack Meeting is Friday, September 12th in the Middle School South Cafeteria at 6:30.  It’s going to be a great night of fun for all of ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2014, 8:53 PM by Gus Collot
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Pack 273 Families:
Are you on Facebook?  Pack 273, and the council and district which we belong to all have pages that we can use to share the stories of our scouts (community service, eagle projects, campouts) and promote our fundraising events.  We will be able to submit stories and pictures to share with the larger local area scouting community.  Please like the following pages so you can see updates and we will be posting a photo and paragraph about what our unit is doing! 

Boy Scouts of America Aptakisic District:
Northeast Illinois Council, Boy Scouts of America:

If you are not on facebook, you can email me photos and a paragraph of unit events to share with the larger community.  Our page is a great source of information but we also want to tell the stories of our scouts.
Cub Scout Pack 273 Vernon Hills IL 


Annual Pancake Breakfast & Silent Auction Fundraiser

FALL 2014!

Individual Tickets $5, Family Tickets $15
To purchase tickets or if you would like to make a donation, please contact Jeff.