Lion Hunting Begins!


Let’s invite kindergarten boys to join Scouting effective 9/1/2016!

Congratulations to the first wave of packs approved to participate in the Patriots’ Path Council’s  Lion pilot program.

More packs will be joining the pilot soon. Application deadline for the 2016-17 program year is June 30, 2016.

Applications can be found on

Packs committed prior to 5/1/2016

236 Black River Long Valley
50 Black River Randolph
49 Black River Jefferson
113 Black River Rockaway
101 Fishawack Butler
53 Munsee Fords
193 RV Manville
185 RV Branchburg
42 RV South Bound Brook

Lion merchandise will start arriving soon.  The first items are expected the last week of May to include the Lion Activity Book for boys and the Parent/Leader Guide packaged together and a special edition adult Lion polo shirt (supplies will be limited.)  The items will be available at the Tradeshow of Scouting.

A new BSA National Lion webpage recently was activated.