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Chris Lamontagne talks about water safety on the "pirate island" on Crystal Lake

Canoeing Merit Badge at Crystal Lake

Crystal Lake in Enfield is one of Troop 279’s favorite places to canoe and kayak. This year, Chris Lamontagne, one of our Troop leaders and a professional whitewater guide, guided our Scouts through the...

Troop 279 has Re-Opened!

Troop 279 has Re-Opened, following best practices from Daniel Webster Council, based on New Hampshire requirements. Please see our CoVID-19 page for the complete set of rules, requirements, and necessary forms. We are determined...

Coronavirus Reponse

Lebanon Pack and Troop 279, together with the rest of the First Congregational Church, care deeply about the health and well-being of our Scouts during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. Pack 279’s in-person meetings have been...

Christmas Tree Sale at Colburn Park

Annual Christmas Tree Sale Update: we are now sold out! Thank you, Lebanon! provided by the Lebanon Scouts. Continuing a thirty-year tradition When: Sat, December 7th – 9am to 6pm Sun, December 8th –...

Troop and Pack 279 celebrate Scout Sunday

The Boy Scouts of America designates the Sunday that falls before February 8 (Scouting Anniversary Day) as Scout Sunday. Scouts attend and participate in a service at their chartered organization if it is a...

Santa visits Pack 279

December Pack Meeting was Packed with Fun!

The December Pack Meeting started with an obstacle course, songs, and skits, then we awarded advancement patches, pins, belt loops, and Popcorn-selling prizes that the Scouts earned. A big thanks to all the Scouts who...

Pack 279 assembles for a Peace Light ceremony

2018 Peace Light Ceremony

  The Peace Light has been burning for over a thousand years at the Grotto of the Nativity in Bethlehem. Each December, Austrian Scouts travel to Bethlehem to retrieve the flame and spread it...

Pack 279 Planting Bulbs at Lebanon Towers

Planting Bulbs at Lebanon Towers

Part of Scouting is doing service projects. After the Veterans’ Day Parade November 11, 2018, Cub Scouts from Pack 279 walked over to Lebanon Towers to plant bulbs around the flagpole at Lebanon Towers,...