STEM Nova Event: Science Everywhere

In this two hour program, your cub scouts can earn all but two prerequisite requirements toward a Nova Awards Badge. The Science Everywhere workshop will teach them the basics of Science and Scientific More »

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Seaton Hall Basketball Scout Night

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Seaton Hall Basketball Scout Night January 31st  12 noon Seton Hall Pirates vs. Xavier Musketeers   Scout Day experience includes: Official Seton Hall Pirate Scout Day Badge Chance to participate in the players High-five Tunnel on the court (Top 2 Selling Packs) $2 back to Patriots’ Path Council for EVERY Scout, Friend & Family ticket

Black River 2015 Cub Family Super Bowl A Thon

The Black River 2015 Cub Family Super Bowl A Thon will take place on Sunday, February 1, at Rockaway Lanes,  365 Route 46, Rockaway. Join us for a few hours of family fun where all members of the family are welcome to bowl!   There are three sessions to choose from.  Registration is available via the

2015 Black River Belt Loop Midway

Looking for a great opportunity for your Cubs to earn Academic and Sports belt loops in one day?   Come out and join the fun at the 2015 Black River Belt Loop Midway.  Our annual event takes place on January 3, at the Eisenhower Middle School, 47 Eyland Avenue, Succasunna, 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM.   There are

2015 Black River Klondike Derby

Get your sleds ready for the 2015 Black River Klondike Derby  competition!  Registration is now open for the event.  We will hold our annual winter competition once again at Trexler Scout Reservation in Effort, Pennsylvania, from Friday, January 23 through Sunday, January 25. Units  from all districts are welcome to attend.  Registration fee is $17

Wood Badge Early Bird Ending

Patriots’ Path Council and Northern New Jersey Council will be running a joint Wood Badge over two weekends in May and June 2015.  Sign-ups are currently underway and the first deadline is rapidly approaching.  Any individuals that are interested in taking Wood Badge will not want to miss the opportunity to sign-up before the end

STEM Nova Event: Science Everywhere

In this two hour program, your cub scouts can earn all but two prerequisite requirements toward a Nova Awards Badge. The Science Everywhere workshop will teach them the basics of Science and Scientific research as well as earn them one Beltloop. This is a great opportunity for every cub scout to explore their interest in science as

Community Service Hours

Please remember to record your community service hours online in order for them to count toward Journey to Excellence objectives for this year.  

Watchung Mountain 2015 Boy Scout Klondike Derby

The WM Boy Scout Klondike Derby will be held on Saturday, January 31 at Watchung Reservation Please see the Snow-gram for more information Registration information coming soon!

Watchung Mountain 2015 Webelos Klondike Trek

Join us Saturday, January 31 from 10:00 am – 1:30 pm at Watchung Reservation Webelos get a chance to compete while practicing their outdoor skills! This is a fun activity to help get your Cubs ready for Boy Scouts. Please see the station guide for more information. Registration information coming soon.

Watchung Mountain Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner

The WM Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner will be held on January 14, 2015 at Snuffy’s Pantagis Renaissance in Scotch Plains. A vote will take place for the 2015 Watchung Mountain District slate of officers conducted by the nominations committee as well as recognitions; The District Award of Merit and Unit Leader Award of Merit

Night with the New Jersey Devils

Take advantage of these special offers. Save off the box office price for the following great games! Choose your own seats! Proceeds to benefit the Patriots’ Path Council. Devils vs. Canadiens Friday, January 2nd at 7:00 PM Tickets start at only $34.51 Devils vs. Penguins Friday, January 30th at 7:00 PM Tickets start at only $50.77

Exploring Spurgeon Awards Announced

It a pleasure to announce that the following individuals and post will receive the Exploring Spurgeon Awards. The awards will be presented at our Youth Leadership Brunch on Sunday, February 15, 2015. Youth Member Anthony Hayeck-Post 264-Long Hill Township Police Dept. Adult Advisors Joseph Marchese-Post 2510-Laire William Merwede-Post 37 –Cranford Fire Dept. Chartering Organization Berkeley Heights

Cub Scout Advancement Program is Being Totally Changed! Are You Ready and Prepared?

In September of 2015 there will be a new program for Cub Scouts.  All of the Cub Scout handbooks will be changed.  There will be new leader handbooks for each level of Cub Scouting.  (There will be an option for boys who will be in the 5th grade in September to continue with the current

Increased Membership is Everyone’s Job!

Come out to the Patriots’ Path Councils’ Membership Summit to hear and be heard! The council membership committee will unveil its latest projects and take input from all attendees’ best practices and suggestions to amend existing recommended plans and procedures related to membership growth.  Share what your unit is doing that works.  Come to learn

December Photo of the Month

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Thanks for your support of our 8th Annual Council Blood Drive. We have one final drive in Atlantic County on 12/29 run by  LEDR Alumni. Thus far we have collected  130 viable pints – helping 390 people in need already. Our goal for Atlantic County is to collect another 20 pints, so we’ll be at

January Webcasts on the New Cub Scouting Program

As you know, a new Cub Scouting program is launching June 1, 2015 that will be more fun and exciting for boys, and easier to implement for unit leaders. If you are unable to attend the live session conducted at Patriots’ Path Council on 1/17/15 starting at 12:30 PM you may want to participate in

Monster Jam Last Call

Need a last minute holiday gift?  Looking for something fun to do with family, friends or your Scout group? Monster Jam at IZOD Center may be what you need. Friday, January 30th at 7:30 PM HARD DEADLINE for ticket sales  11:00 AM 12/30.  http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/1621388 Flyer to share with friends and families.  http://cubopportunities.ppbsa.org/pdf/2015MJPatriotsPath.pdf

The Munsee District 2015 Klondike Challenge

Come out to the “The Munsee District 2015 Klondike Challenge”  (TMD2015KC)! http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/1501599 Registration deadlines are firm.  Get the best prices by signing up before the deadline on 1/9/2015 for a 50% discount. Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after Friday 1/30/15. It is required that each troop provide three adult volunteers to man stations for

Munsee District Webelos Klondike Competition

Saturday February 7th  9:30 AM – 1:00 PM Watchung Reservation – Trailside Loop Competitions: Event Preparedness Orienteering Knot Tying Fire Building First Aid More information and registration portal can be found at  http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/1606824 Don’t miss the fun!   Register Today!

Munsee Winter Cub Scout Extravaganza!

Winter Fun Day at MASR Cub Scout Shooting Sports Mark your calendars now for March 14, 2014 Available space is expected to sell out quickly.  Registration is now open. Print and share flyers with your boys and leaders.  http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/1564571

Munsee District Pinewood Derby Championship

Save the date and plan to conduct your pack Pinewood Derby before the District Championships Saturday,  March 7, 2015 9:00 am-3:30 pm St. John the Apostle Church 1 Ridgeview Terrace, Clark Watch for a detailed package of information at the January Munsee Cub Scout Roundtable and at the link below. Print and share this file.

Last Call for Family Fun Ice Skating with Munsee District!

Need to stretch your legs from the holidays?  Get up and get out to the Ice Skating Party for Scouting Families hosted by the Munsee District. Sign up today!  Arrive at the rink early as some skate sizes are limited. Munsee Cub Scout Family Ice Skating PartyWarinanco Park, Thompson Ave, Roselle, NJ 07203 December 27th

Commissioner Basic Training

A good commissioner can make the difference between a pack, troop, crew or team that is struggling, and one that is ready to take on the world.  Learn how to make this difference!  After all, our kids deserve it!

Happy Holidays from PPC Outfitters

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Sussex District Hosts First-Aid-O-Ree

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All troops, teams, and crews are welcome to enter a team to compete in the Sussex District First-Aid-O-Ree!  Registration is now open.  The event will be held on March 7, 2015 at Walkill Valley Regional High School (10 Grumm Rd Hamburg, NJ) from 10:00 am-2:00 pm. Details: *Teams should have a minimum of 8 participants

Florida Sea Base

Located in Islamorada in the beautiful Florida Keys, the Florida National High Adventure Sea Base is a unique Scouting program that offers aquatics programs found nowhere else. Patriots’ Path Council annually sends a contingent of 20 participants to the Florida Sea Base. This 2015 trip will be held July 15-22, 2015. We will be embarking on the Keys

The Summit Bechtel Reserve

Patriots’ Path Council’s inaugural annual contingent of 48 youth and adults to the BSA’s newest high adventure base in West Virginia will be held the week of August 2-8, 2015. Choose from six great focused programs at The Summit: The River, Helmets & Harnesses, The Marksman, Tires & Trails, Berms & Bars, or Ramps & Rails.

Philmont 2016 – Crew Application

It’s not too early to begin planning for the summer of 2016!  Units who plan on attending Philmont in 2016, need to have their Crew Application submitted by January 23, 2015.  You can find all the details and the application here.

Perfect Holiday Gift

Are you looking for the perfect holiday gift for your Scout? At PPC Outfitters, we have the right outdoor gifts for all of your Scout’s needs. From day hikes to high adventure trips, we have the right gear. Check us out at www.ppcoutfitters.com. If you are looking for something you can’t find on there, email

Support Scouting, Shop Amazon!

While you do your holiday shopping at Amazon.com, you can also help Patriots’ Path Council. Amazon will donate .5% of the price of your AmazonSmile purchases to the Boy Scouts of America whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know! Same products, same great prices, same service! Support the Boy Scouts

Breakfast with Santa at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation

Join us on Saturday, December 13, 2014 for a breakfast with Santa! We have games, letters and stories from Santa – breakfast and refreshments will be served – only $5 per person. Call Lori at 973-765-9322 x 414 or email Lori.Dlugosz@Scouting.org to register. Family, friends and non-Scouters welcome! Click here for the flyer.

2014 Annual Year In Review and Awards Celebration

Join us on Monday, February 23, 2015 at the 2014 Annual Year In Review and Awards Celebration (Annual Meeting)! We will also be celebrating the 2014 James E. West recipients at 5:00 pm prior to the dinner that starts at 6:00 pm. During the business meeting at 7:30 we will celebrate Patriots’ Path Council’s 2014

Wood Badge Promotions and Discounts

Patriots’ Path Council and Northern New Jersey Council are running a joint Wood Badge course in 2015.  Registrations are already underway at N5-358-15.org.  After December 31, 2014, the discounted early bird rate will expire.  If you would like to take advantage of the lowest price possible and other incentive possibilities, please see below for actions

Who is your Scouting Hero?

Tell us about someone in your Scouting life that is your hero. Scouting is full of everyday heroes. Adults and young people, who achieve amazing things, selflessly serve others, or overcome obstacles in their lives to do their best. These everyday Scouting heroes come in all shapes and sizes: a youth or an adult; new to Scouting or

Trailblazer and Youth Leadership Awards

The following have been selected to receive the Trailblazer Award for outstanding service to the Patriots’ Path Council. The awards will be presented at the Council Annual Meeting. Tony Britt Greg DeSalvo Brian Hass Dave McIntyre Gary Steppfanne Dan Stringham Garrick Stoldt The following have been selected to receive the Youth Leadership Award for outstanding service to the

Rutgers University among Several Universities Attending the 2015 LIBERTY JAMBOREE

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Rutgers University, the state university of New Jersey, will be participating in our 2015 Liberty Jamboree. More than 5 New Jersey colleges and universities will bring all kinds of displays, demonstrations, and hands on activities for Boy Scouts, Venturers, and Explorers at the Patriots’’ Path Council 2015 Liberty Jamboree held on October 2-4 at Liberty

Raritan Valley District First Aid Meet

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 All Boy Scout Troops: “WE WANT YOU!” The Raritan Valley District is holding their yearly first aid event, on December 13, 2014 at the Somerset County Emergency Services Training Academy. Come on out and show off your first aid skills, while competing with your fellow troops.  You will have four different scenarios each giving the

Sussex District Cub Freeze-o-Ree

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All Cub Scouts and their friends are invited to the Sussex District Cub Scout winter event. The Freeze-o-Ree will be held on Saturday, January 10, 2015 (rain date January 17th) from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm at Andover Borough Park (Rt. 517, Andover, NJ). The cost is $5 per Scout or sibling (under age 3

“North to Alaska” Theme Planned for Sussex District Klondike Derby

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The camporee committee has announced the 2015 Klondike Theme as “North to Alaska!”  When Scouts aren’t showing off their skills they will have the opportunity to participate in themed activities as well. Registration is now open for the Klondike taking place January 23-25, 2015 at Camp Somers, Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation. Start practicing your knots

Catch the antics of the Harlem Globetrotters!

Great Holiday Fun! December 30, 2014   at 2 PM or 7 PM   http://cubopportunities.ppbsa.org/pdf/GlobiesBSCOUT.pdf

2014 University of Scouting

It’s not too late to register for the 2014 University of Scouting on Saturday, December 6!

Black River District 2015 Klondike Derby

Registration is now open for the Black River District 2015 Klondike Derby.  We will hold our annual winter competition once again at Trexler Scout Reservation in Effort, Pennsylvania, from Friday, January 23, 2015 through Sunday, January 25, 2015. Units from all districts are welcome to attend. To  register, please go to http://br.ppbsa.org/weswb01.htm and click on Klondike registration.

Raritan Valley District First Aid Meet

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All Boy Scout Troops “WE WANT YOU!”

Raritan Valley District Boy Scout Klondike Derby

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The Raritan Valley District Boy Scout Klondike Derby is coming around again!   Each year this one-day patrol competition is held on the first Saturday in February – this year it’s February 7, 2015.  Location will be released shortly. Both Webelos I and Arrow of Light Webelos Dens are also encouraged to come and do some

Annual Scout Scholar Athlete Award Breakfast

Registration is open for the 4th Annual Scout Scholar Athlete Award Breakfast coming up on Sunday, December 7th at 9:30 am. Click here to register http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/fourth-annual-scout-scholar-athlete-award-breakfast/1625101

What it’s like to work at the largest canoe base in the world

Northern Tier employs hundreds of staff every year. Staff members come from all over the world and bring with them unique skills and talents. Northern Tier’s diverse and qualified staff works as a team and annually delivers the wilderness experience of a lifetime to thousands of youth and adults. “My time on staff was incredibly

Woapalanne Lodge Upcoming Activities

We have an active couple of months coming up.  Here are some of the activities we have planned: LODGE LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT (LLD)–This is a great way for youth members to get better acquainted with the OA and with our lodge. Limited seats will be held for adults.  Helpful learning sessions and fellowship–lunch included.  There is

ArrowTour 2015

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The Patriots’ Path Council has been chosen out of many councils across the nation for an opportunity to partner with the Order of the Arrow in ArrowTour: Our National Centennial Experience. ArrowTour is one of three programs that complete a year-long celebration of the Order of the Arrow’s centennial anniversary. In the summer of 2015, our

The BSA Announces Theme and Logo of the 2017 Jamboree

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MOUNT HOPE, West Virginia (November 6, 2014) – Today, the Boy Scouts of America announced the official theme and logo for the 2017 National Scout Jamboree, a celebration of Scouting held every four years for Scouts, Venturers, volunteers, and staff from across the nation. The 2017 theme, “Live Scouting’s Adventure,” speaks both to Scouting’s century-old

Everyone Bookmark This Page!

This page is the landing site for most all the activities: not only for Cub Scout packs, but also for families and most other Scout units.  Included are activity opportunities  for Scouting groups and also individuals.  Many offers are applicable to family and friends groups as well.  Categories of events include: sports, shows, museums and

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