Cub Scouts schedule recruiting sessions

Staff report

Back-to-school time also is the customary time for boys to join Cub Scouts.

During September, local Cub Scout Packs in Mahoning County and Hubbard are hosting recruitment nights, called Round-Ups, to give boys a taste of the adventure Scouting offers.

Whispering Pines District, Greater Western Reserve Council of the Boy Scouts of America, invites boys who are in first through fifth grades (ages 6 to 10) and their families to the following Round-Ups:


Pack 184, St. Joseph Church, 4545 New Road, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 30. Contact: Christy DeBaldo, 330-793-2305.


Pack 27, Boardman United Methodist Church, 6805 Market St., 6:30 p.m. Sept. 17, Contact: Michelle Billiter, 330-720-8537.

Pack 114, St. Charles School Cafeteria, 7325 Westview Drive, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 9. Contact: Laura Blasko, 330-502-6074.


Pack 25 of Canfield United Methodist Church, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 11 at Camp Stambaugh, Brown Pavilion, 6371 Leffingwell Road. Contact: Steph Kelly, 330-550-0584.

Pack 115, St. Michael Church, 300 N. Broad St., 6 p.m Sept. 11. Contact: Dave Hrina, 330-550-1424.


Pack 70, Deerfield United Methodist Church, 1483 state Route 225, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Contact: Jamie Fields, 330-249-1450.

Ellsworth Berlin Center

Pack 32, Ellsworth Presbyterian Church, 11171 Akron Canfield Road, 7 p.m. Sept. 16. Contact: Heather Sharo, 330-770-4952.


Pack 100, First United Methodist Church, 48 Church St., 3 p.m. Sept. 22. Contact: Grace Cassidy, 330-272-1411.

New Springfield New Middletown

Pack 119, Springfield Elementary School, 11333 Youngstown-Pittsburgh Road, 6 p.m. Sept. 23. Contact: Lynn Seymour, 330-423-5952.

North Jackson

Pack 105, First Federated Church, 10786 Mahoning Ave., 6 p.m. Sept. 30. Contact: Jim Pittman, 330-301-0799.

North Lima Greenford

Pack 116, Paradise United Church of Christ, 10020 New Buffalo Road, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 18. Contact: Ken Kuzior, 330-503-2106.


Pack 2, Poland United Methodist Church, 1940 Boardman-Poland Road, 6 p.m. Sept. 24. Contact: Ken Adams, 330-540-1298.

Pack 44, Poland Presbyterian Church, 2 Poland Manor, 6 p.m. Sept. 30. Contact: John Whittinger, 330-757-2172.


Pack 101, Struthers Presbyterian Church, 110 Poland Ave., 6:30 p.m., Sept. 17. Contact: Brian Broz, 330-717-5527.


Pack 22, St. Christine Catholic School, 3125 S. Schenley Ave., 6:30 p.m. Sept. 27. Contact: Chuck Shasho, 330-509-0062.

Pack 54, Heritage Presbyterian Church, 1951 Mathews Road, 7 p.m. Sept. 17. Contact: Karen Arnaut, 330-502-2211.

A boy can join the Cub Scouts at any time. For more information, visit the website or the Greater Western Reserve Boy Scout Council website at

For all the programs of the Boy Scouts in Mahoning County and Hubbard, contact Preston Cockrell, district executive of Whispering Pines District, at 330-898-8474, ext. 15, or email him at

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