Welcome to Pack 1783.com!

Are You Interested In Scouting?

Then Pack 1783 is the place for you! We provide an environment where boys in 1st through 5th grades can build character, skills, and leadership qualities. We help boys develop mentally, physically and morally through guided, wholesome leadership. Come join the fun and excitement of Pack 1783!

We're always looking for people to be involved in our Pack. We have many volunteer opportunities such as Leaders, Fundraisers, and Event Chairs like camping trips and banquets.

  • Pack 1783 Cub Scouts - Southgate, MI

  • Cub Scout Pack 1783 of Southgate, MI is part of the Mahican District of Michigan Crossroads Council of the Boys Scouts of America. Pack 1783 has been around for 50 years and brings a rich history of Scouting with it. Each of our leaders is dedicated to making the Pack fun and exciting while teaching the core values of a Scout. We'd love to have you join us and see what Scouting is all about. Our Pack Meeting is on the 3rd Thursday of every month and is chartered by Christ the King Lutheran Church on Trenton Road in Southgate, Michigan.
  • Search

Care Packages to US Troops Overseas!

Pack 1783 is proud to announce that as a group we collected $227 in monetary donations, and were able to fill over 19 boxes with items for US soldiers serving overseas. Thank you to our Cub Scouts, Webelos, and all the parents and friends who donated items or money for this very worthwhile cause.

Scouts from Pack 1783 showing off their Care Packages!

For information on how you can get involved in supporting our Michigan US military serving overseas with care packages, please visit Care Packages for Troops Michigan Chapter on their facebook at https://www.facebook.com/#!/Care.Packages.for.TroopsMIChapter. You can also email:

Jackie Featherston at jackalou42@gmail.com
Or Stephanie Ann Hunter at stephaniedannyo@yahoo.com


We debuted the first ever Pack 1783 Music Video at the Blue & Gold banquet on Sunday, February 24th. Ken Altizer did a great video video taping all the kids in action and then editing & laying it all down to music. The song is "Born To Be A Scout", click above to watch the video. Thanks for all your hard work, Ken! What a great way to display the talents and excitement of our pack!
"BORN TO BE A SCOUT" - Pack Music Video produced by Ken Altizer

Join Scouting - Pack 1783 Wants You!


If you are a resident of Southgate and have an interest in enrolling your son(s) in Cub Scouts, then contact us. You may enroll your Scout anytime. The sooner the better, as you will want him to start earning his acchievements right away and not get behind! Your son must be going into 1st Grade up to 5th Grade.

We hope to see you soon!

 Click here for directions to Christ the King Lutheran Church.

Mahican District Awards Ken Altizer

PACK 1783 congratulates Ken Altizer on receiving Bob Hunt Pack Committee Chairman Award

Mahican District recognized Ken Altizer on April 18th at the district dinner for his outstanding leadership as Committee Chairman with Pack 1783. This award is donated to the district in honor of Bob Hunt, long time Scouter, by his wife Kay Hunt (pictured with Ken).

Ken was nominated for his outstanding character in Scouting, always showing his Scout Spirit and dedication to the Scouts.  There were several submissions for candidacy for this award, so it is an honor that one of our own was selected.

Join us in congratulating Ken on receiving this award. Thank you Ken for your dedication and service to Pack 1783 over the years.