LATEST PACK 496 NEWS
Monday Oct 12 - Dawn Hike
Meet at 6AM at Mount Wachusett Ski lodge parking lot
Saturday Oct 24 - Halloween Style Pinewood Derby
8:30AM Lions,Tigers,Wolves and Arrow of Light scouts
Saturday Nov 7 - Thanksgiving Extravaganza pack meeting
9:30AM Camp Collier
Welcome to the
Home of Gardner MA
Cub Scouts Pack 496!
Our pack welcomes boys and girls in grades K through 5 to join our Lions, Tigers, Wolves, Bears, Webelos and Arrow of Light dens.
We are based out of Annunciation Parish in Gardner. Our weekly den meetings are held at Holy Spirit church on Lovewell Ave. Monthly pack meetings are held at Holy Rosary church on Nichols St.
Do you have a child that would like to sign up for cub scouts with us? Are you a parent that would like to assist with the pack or one of our dens? Then please contact us at
We would love to hear from you!
Pack 496 Dues and Information
All new cub scouts owe $44 in dues each year payable in September. This covers your registration fee through Dec 31 and helps our pack run our meetings.
Registration fee for all returning scouts is $150. This is due by Dec 31 and covers all registration and pack fees for the entire year. You may make two $75 payments, or three $50 payments in Sep, Oct, Nov.
All scouts are required to purchase their own uniform (pants,shirt,hat,belt etc). Returning scouts receive a new neckerchief and slide each year at crossover.