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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 »

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

BENEATH THE SEA EXPO

March 28-30 at the Meadowlands Expo Center in Secaucus.  Free for Scouts in Class A uniform on Saturday and Sunday. This is the SCUBA show of SCUBA shows.  Go see vendors with diving equipment and SCUBA destinations from around the world that you can check out. When:  March 28th – 30th Where:  Meadowlands Expo Center

Protecting Our Children

Patriots’ Path Council, BSA, as a service to the families in Scouting and in the communities of the Tri-State area, will conduct a Youth Protection Symposium highlighting nationally recognized experts. Who – anyone in and out of Scouting that has a child, that works with children, that cares about our children Where – 1 Saddle Road,

Support David Bird’s Family

David is the Committee Troop Chairman for Troop 56 in Long Hill Twp.   He has been an active member of Boy Scouts for 6 years and has enjoyed every moment of it.  David Bird, has been missing for nearly 8 weeks. The Bird Family Trust was established to help his family during this difficult time and

Attention Cub Scout Leaders

Did you know there is a valuable resource right at your fingertips?  Logon to http://myscouting.org and checkout the e-learning portal on the left hand side.  Click on “Cub Scout” and view all of the courses for “Leader Position-Specific Training.”  There are some pretty cool courses for leaders for all levels of Cub Scouting including training

Watchung Cub Scout Day Camp 2014 Announcement

Debra Ardry of Linden will take on the Camp Director role for 2014. We are ready with our 2014 Wild West themed programs and have many excellent staff returning this summer.

Earn Up To 4 Belt Loops!

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Patriots’ Path Council Belt Loop Bonanza, Saturday, April 5, at Winnebago Scout Reservation. Patriots’ Path Council Belt Loop Bonanza Saturday, April 5, at Winnebago Scout Reservation. Scouts will select four belt loops to work on during four sessions of one hour each. Belt loops will include ARCHERY, ASTRONOMY, BASKETBALL, BB, CHESS, DISABILITIES AWARENESS, FISHING, GEOLOGY,

Summer Camp Leaders Meeting – Saturday March 22, 2014

The 2014 Summer Camp Kickoff Meeting will be held Saturday March 22, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at: Patriots’ Path Council Service Center  1 Saddle Road  Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927 Pre-register at www.scoutingevent.com?2014LM – In person registration begins at 12:30 pm. The meeting is for unit leaders attending Camp Somers, Winnebago Scout Reservation,

Climbing Instructor Training

Become a highly skilled and BSA qualified PPC Climbing Instructor (CI) in order to serve on our council climbing or COPE program staff and deliver safe and exciting outdoor top-roped rock climbing and rappelling programs.  You will learn the skills required to supervise and teach Scouts climbing fun in Ground School, to select and rig

Cub Scout Summer Camp Early-Bird Deadline is March 31st

Register by Monday, March 31,2014 and save $40 per week. Join us the week of the 4th of July and save an additional $70. Camp will be closed on Friday the 4th of July.  This applies to any of our Cub Scout camps: Camp Wheeler, Watchung Cub Scout Day Camp, Webelos Resident Camp and Weloteca.

Buddy’s Small Lots

Buddy’s Small Lots is a family owned group of 8 retail stores located throughout New Jersey.  We buy and sell name brand overstock and close out products, passing the savings on to our customers.  We carry everything from apparel, small appliances, furniture, TV’s, electronics, and pet supplies to health and beauty items.  Whether you are

A SCOUT IS REVERENT

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Jewish Emblems Workshop on Sunday 3/23 & a Scout Shabbat on Friday 4/4. Jewish Emblems Workshop on Sunday 3/23 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm at Temple Beth Am, 879 South Beverwyck Road in Parsippany, for Scouts of all ages. For more info, please checkout Jewish Emblems Workshop Brochure-2013-2014.   Scout Shabbat on Friday, 4/4, from

CUB SCOUT GOLD RUSH

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 must close, our rain date will be June 15. 

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (Cub Scout BALOO)

This one day course is designed as an introduction to the Cub Scout outdoor program for those leaders who are interested in adding a camping component to their pack activities. BALOO is an instructor-led course which is conducted at the district level.  BSA’s Cub Scout level camping policies will be taught along with the necessary

Adult Boy Scout Leader Training

Are you a Scoutmaster or assistant Scoutmaster without a trained patch for your position?  Obtain one by attending “Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster Leader Specifics” and “Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills.” Now that we just avoided one big snow storm and the upcoming daylight savings starts Sunday, March 9th, it’s time to think spring with your

Den Chief Training

Registration for spring and summer Den Chief Training is now open. A Boy Scout who serves as a den chief not only helps Cub Scouts have fun as he provides a valuable resource for den leaders, those working toward the ranks of Star, Life, or Eagle can also meet the position of responsibility requirement for their

2013 Youth Leadership Programs in Review

Want to see some of the cool youth leadership programs in 2013?  Check out a slideshow: http://animoto.com/play/sKy1VY2poEBQUWuqtM3YcA

Save the Date! WM Spring Cub Family Camporee

Join us on May 16-18 at Winnebago Scout Reservation in Rockaway for a weekend of fun and adventure. Registration to open late March.

Registration now open! WM 2014 Pinewood Derby

The Watchung Mountain 2014 District Pinewood Derby will be held Saturday, March 15th at the Bayberry School in Watchung.  Click here for more information. Register here: https://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/1497974.  

GPS CHALLENGE AND FISHAWACK SPRING CAMPOREE

The Amazing Scout Race, May 2-4, 2014 at Camp Somers, Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation.  Patrol size groups will use Geocaching to navigate to activities. The Amazing “Scout” Race Fishawack District Spring Camporee May 2 – 4, 2014 Camp Somers, Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation Premise:       Patrol size groups will use Geocaching to navigate to activities

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

2014 White Castle Munsee District Boy Scout Chess Tournament

Saturday, February 22, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Cranford Community Center. Now open to Boy Scouts, Venturers, Sea Scouts and Explorers from any district or council! Please check out the updated flyer.

Third Annual New Providence Good Scout Award Dinner Registration

Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council 3rd Annual New Providence Good Scout Award Dinner The Primavera Regency in Stirling Wednesday, March 12, 2014 7:00 PM Honoring: Michael Flavin Associate Pastor, Student Ministries The Presbyterian Church at New Providence Adam M. Forbes Director Human Resources, Honeywell International & Assistant Cubmaster, Cub Scout Pack 263, New Providence

Wild Game and Wine Pairing Dinner

Friday, March 7, 2014 at the Park Avenue Club. Click here for details http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/event/2014-game-dinner/1492159