Welcome to Pack 559!

This site contains scouting information for Woodbury Cub Scout Pack 559.  We provide family-friendly fun and learning activities for boys and girls from kindergarten through 5th grade.  Full site access to the calendar, roster, and other areas will be set up during your parent orientation or first meeting.  In the meantime, the following links should help you learn more about scouting and how to get involved.  If you have any questions in the meantime, please reach out to reistadj@outlook.com

 We are interested in joining Cub Scout!

Excellent! The first step is to register with our pack. This site will collect the necessary information to get the adventure started.

If you are looking for more information, please join us at the following event.

  • We will be having a rocket launch Saturday, 10am on 9/18 to discuss the year, the events, and answer any questions you may have. 

Welcome to Cub Scouting!

This video answers the top five questions new parents had about Cub Scouting when they first joined.

The scouting.org website contains some excellent beginning information about what scouting is and what you can expect from the experience.

The pack uniform for 1st grade and above is a Blue Scout Shirt with a Council Patch and Unit Numbers for Pack 559.  This can be obtained from the Scout Shop where the staff will be happy to assist you.  The closest Scout Shop is located at: 6202 Bloomington Road, Fort Snelling, MN.  A scout book, neckerchief, and advancement patches will be included with your dues and do not need to be purchased.

Thank you for your interest in scouting!  It is a fantastic opportunity to bring families closer together.  We hope to see you soon!

Login Information

If you or your child are members of the pack and have not yet received website access, please send an email to woodburypack559@gmail.com with the Child's Name and Grade as well as the Adult's Name, Phone Number, and Email Address.

Popcorn Sales, Fall Camp, and Special Events

Posted on Sep 22 2021 - 7:53pm

Hello everyone! A couple of updates that I would like everyone to see. 

  • Popcorn Sales - Popcorn sales begin Friday, September 24th.
    • Please coordinate with me to pick up popcorn for any wagon sales you may want to have.
    • You can contact me @ 715-212-0016 or ryan.goetsch@gmail.com. 
  • Storefronts are available - Use the Trails End app to sign up and attend.
    • Storefronts begin Friday so sign up soon!
    • 3 spots left for Saturday, 5 spots left for Sunday. 
    • I will bring the product, the tables, and the square readers.
    • You just bring your scout in uniform and a smartphone. 
  • Fall Camp - Registration is still available for the Fall Camp at Kiwanis.
  • Scout Day with the Wild - This is a new offering that is available for your scouts.
    • Please click on the Upcoming Event link for more information. 

Please reach out if you have questions on any of these items. Have a good day and good luck with the popcorn sales!

Rocket Launch This Saturday at Lake

Posted on Sep 15 2021 - 8:11am

The pack kickoff and rocket launch is happening this weekend in the fields @ Lake Middle school starting at 10AM. We will be discussing the year for the cub scouts, the popcorn sales, and any other questions you may have.  

  • If you will be attending you haven't picked up you rocket, please connect with Jeff or me. 
  • The instructions for the rockets states that recovery wading is needed. The pack will be supplying that, the engines, and the launch pad on Saturday. 
  • If you have any friends that are thinking about cub scouts, invite them along!

Please reach out to me if you have any additional questions. 

Rocket Launch and Kickoff!

Posted on Sep 8 2021 - 4:27pm

Good morning scout parents! I have a couple of announcements to lead off this blast. 

  • If you haven't already, connect up with your Den Leader and me (ryan.goetsch@gmail.com) and let us know if you will be returning to scouting this year. 
  • Fall Day Camp is open for registration. A number of slots are still available. Visit https://www.scoutingevent.com/250-FallDayCampKSC2021?fbclid=IwAR2tDzA-XGPfKQvBLOnS-54pzB1NEgX2DihvJleoFV4bWn9LnfW2P0pfFKY to get signed up and have a great time. 
  • The Cub Scouts rocket launch is happening September 18th @ 10am. I had the incorrect time listed before. We will be discussing popcorn sales, den meetings, registration, and any other questions you may have. 
    • You can pick up Thursday after 6pm, Friday after 6pm, and anytime Saturday. 
    • The address is 2336 Kings Circle, Woodbury, MN 55125

Please let me know if you have any questions. Have a good day!

Returning Scouts - Let us know that you are coming back!

Posted on Aug 23 2021 - 3:23pm

We are making preparation for this year in scouting, so we need to know who will be joining us. Pleas reach out to you den master to let them know if you will be joining our activities this year, or if you will be out. Thank you very much!

Tonights Pack Meeting

Posted on Oct 20 2020 - 12:12pm

Due to the Uncertainty of the weather this afternoon and this evening, tonight's pack meeting will be postponed until next week

Cub Scouts Yearly Registration and First Pack Meeting

Posted on Sep 8 2020 - 8:18am

Welcome back everyone! It is time to get registered for the new year. There are no more paper copies of the registration forms.  If you are interested in continuing, registration is done on the Northern Star website; www.northernstar.org.  I will have instructions on how to register attached to this newsletter. Please set up a username and password on the Northern Star website. Please see the Cub Master Minutes for all the details on registration. 

We will be having our first Pack meeting Tuesday Sept 15th at 6:30 PM.  We will be having the meeting outdoors at the Woodbury Lutheran Church Athletic field. We will be discussion our activities during the year and kicking off the popcorn selling fundraiser. 

Have a friend that would like to join? Bring them with and we can answer any questions that they may have.