About Pack 284

     Pack 284 is a inclusive scouting program open to membership to boys and girls between Kindergarten and 5th grade and welcomes ALL parents/guardians who wish to participate. While our Pack is chartered by Wayne Presbyterian Church,  our membership represents the wide diversity of beliefs and cultures from the community we serve. Most of our scouts are students from Wayne Elementary School but also from surrounding schools that include Devon Elementary, Haverford School, Delaware County Christian School and Episcopal Academy. Pack 284 has been recognized as  performing annually on the top level of scout packs nationwide with the  Journey to Excellence Gold Award.

Cubmasters have included:

Eric Janson 2003 – 2005

Jay Bowden 2005 -2007

Dave Webb  2007 – 2009

Keith Overton  2009 – 2012

Clarke Piatt     2012 – 2105

Doug Bruhns 2015 – 2017

Preston Tyrrell 2017=

Notable Trips:

Fort Mifflin

Washington Crossing State Park

Brandywine Battlefield

Tyler Arboretum

Schuylkill Environmental Center

Riverbend Environmental Center

Independence Hall Urban Hike

University of Pennsylvania Archeology Museum Overnight

Franklin Institute Overnight

Philadelphia Zoo Overnight

Adventure Aquarium Overnight

Hawk Mountain

Philadelphia Wings

Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia Soul

Philadelphia Union

University of Pennsylvania Basketball at Palaestra

Villanova Wildcats Basketball

Philadelphia Flyers

Phantoms Hockey

Brandywine Creek Canoe Trips

French Creek State Park Campout

Daniel Boone Homestead Campout

Fort Washington State Park Campout

Ridley Creek State Park Campout

Gettysburg National Park – McMillian Woods Campout

Musser Scout Reservation – Camp Hart

Horseshoe Scout Reservation – Camp Ware

J Edward Mack Scout Reservation – STEM Camp

Laurel Caverns / Ohiopyle / Falling Water

Hickory Run State Park

Colonial Plantation

Notable Annual Events:

Pinewood Derby

Ice Skating

Bike Rodeo

Conservation Projects – Willows Park – WES Outdoor Classroom

Rock Climbing

Skit Night

Blue and Gold Dinner

Radnor’s Great American Backyard Campout

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