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GOT NOVA?

Not only are these kids’ kits packed with hands-on fun, they also help Scouts earn their NOVA award. The kit activities tie in specifically with NOVA requirements at all levels (Cub Scout, More »

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Thinking of summer already?

CUB SCOUT AND BOY SCOUT BEACH TOWELS! Great poolside, at summer camps, and year-round. Soft 100% cotton velour towel in a generous 30″ x 60″ size, featuring vivid colors and the Cub More »

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YOUR OWN TABLET

Now you can have YOUR OWN tablet, to take anywhere. Play Video Games, Watch Movies, Read a Book. Click here for Camp Card Fact Sheet and participating vendors. Click here for complete More »

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Thanks Mom!

Mother’s Day 2014   More »

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Buy Cleaner Energy, Save Money On Your Power Bill & Help The Patriots’ Path Council Supports It’s Camps

  Dear Patriots’ Path Council Scouts, Scouters and Friends, Electrical deregulation has allowed people to take control of who they want to get their energy from, ultimately ending up with a much More »

Raritan Valley Webelos Woods

May 2-4, 2014 “Prepare Yourself for Boy Scouts” Great fun and learning for Webelos!  It will also serve as an awesome experience for parents and leaders transitioning from Cub Scouting to Boy Scout Troop camping and high adventure. Location:  Winnebago Scout Reservation Contact: Jim Kelly 908-725-1025 [email protected]

Recruitment Training

For: Cub Scout leaders, Webelos leaders, Boy Scout leaders, unit commissioners, district committee members and all those interested in growing youth involvement in Scouting. When: Several opportunities during April. Where:  Every district. District and council membership committees will present the latest resources and techniques on how to get more and more youth and adults in

Munsee Opportunities

Recruitment Training April 23, 7 pm This is a great resource session for perfecting and learning new recruitment strategies for your unit and the district. Popcorn Training April 24, 7 pm A Popcorn Kernel or other representative from each unit should plan on attending this information session. Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (Cub Scout BALOO)

Flag Day Festival

The first annual Flag Day Festival will be held in Duke Island Park (Bridgewater) on June 14. www.flagdayfestival.org This is a celebration of America at its best with food, music, and exhibits that will honor local patriots, as well as students who win the Flag Art and Essay contests. We are recruiting local talent to perform patriotic songs,

Raritan Valley Cubelos

Last Day to Register: 4/27/2014   Contact E-mail: [email protected] This is a family camp out for Scouts, siblings, parents and guardians held at Winnebago Scout Reservation.  Cost is $18 for all attendees. Leader and Parent Cubelos Handbook We encourage all adults attending to have current Youth Protection training. Theme: “The Great American Pastime” Co-Sponsored by the

Registration Now Open! – Watchung Mountain Spring Cub Camporee

Join us May 16-18th at the Winnebago Scout Reservation for the WM Spring Cub Family Camporee. This camporee we will give a salute to our U.S. Armed Forces by recognizing their service at home and abroad. There will be demonstrators who will share some U.S. military history and show how our country’s military is being

Den Chief Training

Den Chief Training is being presented on Saturday, May 3 in Berkeley Heights; sign up at http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/1498105  All Scouts who have been or may be selected to serve as den chiefs need to take this class, as they must be trained before they work with a den and pack.

Cub Leader Specific Training

Held at the Westfield Public Library on Saturday, April 26 at 9:00 am. Emphasis on the Webelos Den Leader module. Walk-ins are welcome, but if you are able, please register here: http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/1537035

Attention Sussex District Kernels: Popcorn Training

Are you your unit’s new Popcorn Kernel for 2014?  Are you a returning Popcorn Kernel? NEW products!     NEW prize program!      NEW ways to grow your sale! How many fundraisers does your unit run in a year?  Would you like to learn how to fund your ENTIRE program with just ONE fundraiser and NO risk? Bring

Monster Jam Scout Night

Saturday, June 14 at 7:00 PM MetLife Stadium All Scouts, Family and Friends pay one price: $30  *includes FREE Scout patch Pit Pass: $20 Order by May 13th http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/monster-jam-scout-day/1542200 Click here for the flyer.

2015 Liberty Jamboree Expected to Bring 5,000 Scouts!

Mark your calendars for the event of a lifetime!  Join 5,000 other Scouts on October 2-4, 2015 for the Patriots’ Path Council Liberty Jamboree at Liberty State Park! It will be a Jamboree different than anything you’ve experienced before. The 1st overnight Scouting event in over a decade at Liberty State Park. The Jamboree program will

Registration Ends April 24! See you at the Boy Scout Camporee Hosted By Sussex District!

BS Camporee

We are just two months away from the Sussex District 2014 Spring Camporee held at Delaware River National Park, Rivers Bend Group Campsites in New Jersey on Old Mine Road North in Millbrook Village.  The event will be held Friday, May 2- Sunday, May 4, 2014.  Activities will include, games, hiking, fishing, pioneering, and more. 

Bring a Friend to the 2014 Sussex District Cub Family Camporee

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Bring your friend to the Sussex District Spring Cub Camporee and show him what Scouting is all about! Join us on June 6-8, 2014 at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation in Stanhope, NJ.  This year’s theme is “The Pirates of the Allamuchy.”  This is our annual Spring Cub Scout event where our packs will be providing

Thanks Mom!

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Also a perfect way to thank your female Scout leader. Choose from flowery T-shirts, sparkly caps, charm bracelets and charms, bling key rings and tumblers, note pads, spa bundles, patches and of course, cards. Free gift wrapping is also available. Phone and e-mail orders are always accepted. Shipping is  available for standard postal fees. Stop

2014 BSA Fieldbook

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The 2014 BSA Fieldbook is now available at our PPC Scout Shops. Always a best-seller, each generation of the BSA® Fieldbook has become the gold standard in outdoor survival know-how for its time… and this new edition is no exception. Based on over a century’s worth of experiences from millions of Scouts and leaders, this

Guide to Advancement

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New edition now available in printed form! #618673  $9.99 Contact the Scout Shop for details!

2013 Popcorn “V.I.P. CLUB” units

Patriots’ Path Council Popcorn Committee is pleased to announce the 2013 Popcorn “V.I.P. CLUB” units These 12 packs and 7 troops represent the top 10% of units in sales. Click here for the results!

Jockey Hollow Trail

Did you know that the Jockey Hollow National Park was the very first National Park?  Put on your boots and come walk where a vital part of the American Revolution took place.  Whether you are a Cub Scout pack or a Boy Scout troop there is a hike for you.  For more information contact Linda

The 3rd Annual LEDR Program

Leadership Excellence, Direct Results (LEDR) program is taking place at Winnebago Scout Reservation in Rockaway, New Jersey from August 10 to August 16, 2014. LEDR is an exciting and educational week-long program that offers young men and women, ages 15-20, an opportunity to assess their career choices, increase their leadership skills, connect with peers, and

Attention Scout Chefs

The Park Ave Club is pleased to announce that they will be putting together a commemorative cookbook for their 20th anniversary and would love to feature a recipe from what Scouts use when out camping. If you would like to submit a recipe to be published in the cookbook representing our Scouting community please send

The Amazing Scout Race

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REGISTRATION CLOSES APRIL 25 The Amazing “Scout” Race Fishawack District Spring Camporee May 2 – 4, 2014 Camp Somers, Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation Premise:       Patrol size groups will use Geocaching to navigate to activities or to find a cache. Activities to run from 9 am to 5 pm on Saturday, May 3. Point values

Tradeshow of Scouting

Monday, June 2, 2014 This event is for all volunteers registered with packs, troops, crews, posts and ships! Special guests from the National Council will conduct sessions on the “New CUB SCOUT 2015 Program” and “My Scouting  Tools Advancement Package” http://programs.ppbsa.org/activities/tradeshow/ View the flyer.

CUB SCOUT GOLD RUSH

FISHAWACK DISTRICT CUB SCOUT GOLD RUSH JUNE 8, 2014 WHEN: Sunday, June 8, 2014 TIME: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.  Wild West City is open 11:00 am to 6:00 pm so come early or stay late. WHERE: Wild West City, Stanhope RAIN OR SHINE: Within reason.  If there is a deluge and Wild West City

GOT NOVA?

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Not only are these kids’ kits packed with hands-on fun, they also help Scouts earn their NOVA award. The kit activities tie in specifically with NOVA requirements at all levels (Cub Scout, Boy Scout and Venturing.) Only $13.99 each

Thinking of summer already?

beachtowel

CUB SCOUT AND BOY SCOUT BEACH TOWELS! Great poolside, at summer camps, and year-round. Soft 100% cotton velour towel in a generous 30″ x 60″ size, featuring vivid colors and the Cub Scout/Boy Scout logos. Only $19.99 each.

Raritan Valley District Webelos Woods

Educational and fun weekend for Cub Scouts to learn about Boy Scouting! RV Webelos Woods Packet 2014

Raritan Valley District CUBELOS

Fun weekend of Cub Scout Family Camping! RV CUBELOS Leader and Parent Handbook Spring 2014

Boy Scout Summer Camp Early-Bird Deadline is April 30th

The early-bird fee deadline for all Boy Scout summer camps is Wednesday, April 30, 2014. This applies to camping with your troop at Camp Somers, Winnebago or Sabattis Adventure Camp. It also applies to our summer camps for individuals including Provisional Camp Troop, Trailblazer Day Camp, Trail to Eagle Camp, Backwoods Engineering Camp and NJ Rocks Mountain Biking Camp.

Community Foundation of New Jersey Simon Scholar 2014

The purpose of the William E. Simon Scholarship is to provide meaningful financial assistance to deserving students from the Morristown area who have demonstrated financial need and who will be attending a private high school in the Morristown area.  Suggested high school enrollment includes:  Academy of the College of St. Elizabeth, Delbarton School, Morris Catholic

The Munsee Knot Award

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EXTENDING DEADLINE TO APRIL 15th for this recognition – knot is presented at the District Dinner on April 29th. Any questions, call Martha at 908-403-0368 The Munsee Knot Award Munsee Unit Noteworthy Scouter (award of) Exceptional Excellence From Your Pack, Troop or Crew! They are the adults who do that little bit extra (or that

Summer Employment Opportunity Shooting Sports Director

For more information, please see the flyer.

CUB SCOUT GOLD RUSH

At Wild West City, Sunday June 8th, from 1:00-4:00 pm. FISHAWACK DISTRICT CUB SCOUT GOLD RUSH JUNE 8, 2014 WHEN: Sunday, June 8, 2014 TIME: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.  Wild West City is open 11:00 am to 6:00 pm so come early or stay late. WHERE: Wild West City, Stanhope RAIN OR SHINE: Within

Field Station: Dinosaurs

Join us June 14 or September 27 for Scout Day! Meet the experts on topics ranging from bugs to camping to lizards all while enjoying our 32 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs. Check here for more details!

2014 Munsee District Award of Merit & District Pathfinder Awards

Munsee nominations for either of the below listed awards are due and must be received by Tuesday, April 1, 2014 for consideration in the 2014 Adult Awards and Recognition selections. District Award of Merit must be submitted on form linked below. Send to: Martha Kamichoff Munsee District Recognitions Chair 7 Riverside Drive Clark, NJ 07066 908-403-0368 [email protected]

YOUR OWN TABLET

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Now you can have YOUR OWN tablet, to take anywhere. Play Video Games, Watch Movies, Read a Book. Click here for Camp Card Fact Sheet and participating vendors. Click here for complete Camp Card Guide Book. Click here for Camp Card Order Form.

ATTENTION ALL SCOUT TROOPS

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2014 New Jersey State Police and New Jersey National Guard Camporee, aka:  NJSPNJNGC Final days to register at the reduced rate. Over 179 troops from the metropolitan area already registered.  This is one of those activities you don’t want to miss. Don’t miss spending time with:      Wayne Brock – Chief Scout Executive Wayne is

Mountainside Scout Shop Hours Revised

As of April 1, 2014  the Mountainside Scout Shop will have new hours. Check out www.shop.ppbsa.org for more details.

Popcorn 2014 Training Coming to a Location Near You

Are YOU your units NEW Popcorn Kernel? Are YOU a RETURNING Popcorn Kernel? Would YOU like to fund your unit’s ENTIRE program with just ONE fundraiser AND NO RISK. Popcorn Training 2014

Thanks Mom!

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Mother’s Day 2014  

Teens Interested in Careers in Law

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Law Explorer Post 22 in Morristown features monthly meetings with attorneys, judges & public officials.  Next meeting, March 24. The Morris County Bar Foundation charters Explorer Post 22 for young men and women interested in learning about careers in the practice of Law. EXPLORING is a career exploration program for young men and women ages

Rendezvous Registration

Northeast Region Area 5 Rendezvous Registration is Open  Hello Venture Crews, The registration form is up for the NER Area 5 Venturing Rendezvous! It’s going to be a fun-filled weekend with activities ranging from shooting sports and climbing to going to experiencing part of other cultures from around the world! We also have a special

One Philmont Opening for a Lucky Adult

“Have you always wanted to hike the Magic Mountains of Northeastern New Mexico and Philmont. Get on board now for travel in July. Act quickly and call Debbie Wickham at our Cedar Knolls office: Extension 239”.

Stainless Steel, Seal-Wrap Tumbler/ Travel Mug

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#619046 Only $12.99   To-go convenience in a modern BSA® design. This 16-oz. double-wall, stainless steel tumbler offers superior functionality at a great price! Use for hot or cold drinks. Hands wash to preserve vinyl wrap.

New! Pinewood Derby Neck Medals

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Striking new designs for recognizing race winners, best-in-show, overall design, and many other competition categories. Each custom-molded medal is cast in lead-free zinc alloy and comes suspended from a 30″ red-white-and-blue neck ribbon. Each design highlights its particular derby theme and includes the Cub Scout® logo. All medals measure 1½” high.   Only $3.99 Each

Register Today for the Sussex Spring Cub Family Camporee

Sussex District Spring Cub Event has a new location!  Join us onJune 6-8, 2014 at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation in Stanhope, NJ.  This year’s theme is “The Pirates of the Allamuchy.”  This is our annual Spring Cub Scout Event where our packs will be providing program stations of skill, activity, or fun and games for

2 Months Away: Sussex District Spring Boy Scout Camporee!

We are just two months away from the Sussex District 2014 Sussex District Spring Camporee held at Delaware River National Park Rivers Bend Group Campsites in New Jersey on Old Mine Road north in Millbrook Village.  The event will be held on Friday, May 2- Sunday, May 4, 2014.  Activities will include, games, hiking, fishing,

Counselors in Training & Den Leaders Wanted

Will you be 14 years of age between June and August and need something fun and exciting to do this summer?  Why not join the staff of Watchung Cub Scout Day Camp!  CIT’s will spend time in each area of camp learning valuable skills and having fun.  They choose their program area and our camp

Join the One and Only 2015 Liberty Jamboree STAFF

STAFF NEEDED-  Are you interested in joining the staff of the 2015 Liberty Jamboree?  We could use help in program, logistics, finance, and much more!  There are many aspects to the jamboree that ned your helnd support from emergency services, to security, to shows, to parking, to program and registration!  Click here for a staff

Check your expiration date!

Youth Protection Training Course April 8, 2014, 6:30-7:30pm Patriots’ Path Council 1 Saddle Road, Cedar Knolls, NJ Click here for the flyer.

Bullying Awareness Project

What: Community Awareness Service Project Who: Everyone When: The next few months Cost: Free Last year Post 629, Linden addressed school shootings and keeping students safe after the Connecticut school shooting incident.  This year, as a result of the recent suicide of a Linden student in middle school, the youth explorers will be addressing a