Scouting Programs

Cub Scout Pack 3034

Cub Scout Pack 3034 is registered and owned by the First Presbyterian Church through the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Cub Scouts is for boys in the first through fifth grades, and is composed of “dens” for each age group.

The Cup Pack has many projects and events throughout the year, including winter camp at Camp Tracy, the annual Pinewood Derby in March, and Cub Summer Camp, as well as weekly meetings and monthly activities and several service projects throughout the year. The scouts also stay busy as they work towards rank advancements each May, earning belt loops, Webolos pins, and arrow points.

The Cubs Scout Pack were awarded Scouting’s Journey to Excellence Gold Award in 2015 for completing 11 of the 13 requirements for outstanding Cub Scouting Program.

If you would like more information about the Cub scouting programs, would like to help, or join please contact one of the following:

Susan Bland (Cub Master) 801-484-0251 E-mail: sdmbland@yahoo.com

Dan Zaharias (Committee Chair) 968-7593 E-mail: dannyzaharias@comcast.net

Boy Scout Troop 34

Boy Scout Troop 34 is chartered and owned by the First Presbyterian Church through the Boy Scouts of America (BSA).  Troop 34 has been an outreach program since 1916 when First Presbyterian Church decided to charter with the BSA, making the troop 100 years old. This was the 34th troop created this side of the Mississippi, and it is one of the oldest outreach programs in First Presbyterian Church.

Boy Scouts is for boys ages 11 to 18 who have completed the Cub Scout Arrow of Light Award. The scout troop is very active during the year with weekly meetings and monthly activities, including hiking, river trips, backpacking, winter camping, and a two week summer camp in the Wind River Mountains, as well as several service activities throughout the year. The scouts also work on earning merit badges as well as rank advancements for seven different ranks within the scouting program.

Scout Troop 34 was awarded Scouting’s Journey to Excellence Gold Award in 2015 for completing 11 of the 13 requirements for outstanding scouting program.

If you would like more information about the scouting programs or would like help or join please contact one of the following:

John Sargent (Scout Master) 801-641-3166 E-mail: jsargent@xmission.com

Dan Zaharias (Committee Chair) 801-968-7593 E-mail: dannyzaharias@comcast.net

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