Category: Announcements

CBS Sunday Morning News Story on Scouts BSA

Please click here to see a fantastic news story this past weekend by CBS Sunday Morning.  Keep up the great work on providing our Scouting program to more and more Scouts BSA girls and boys!

Upcoming District Events

Black River The Black River Spring Camporee will be the weekend of May 3-5, 2019 at Camp Somers.  A variety of fun activities are being planned, BB guns, archery, fishing and more, and a good time is guaranteed.  Registration is


Your Unit is Invited to Join Us October 4 -6, 2019, Waterloo Village State Park Patriots’ Path Council welcomes the participation of all Scouts, Explorers, Venturers and Sea Scouts — from all councils inside and outside of New Jersey — at a

Be Prepared: Fostering Resilience in Scouts Coping with Loss

The SCOUTStrong Healthy Living Initiative brings attention to the emotional fitness of Scouts. Dr. W. Walter Menninger, M.D, (BSA National Advisory Board; Silver Buffalo) says, “Of all the injuries from the dozens of campouts that I have attended, the hardest

Prorated Activity Fee

The Patriots’ Path Council Finance Committee recently created a task force to review the annual activity fee of the council. Please click here to read more.

20 Years of Patriots’ Path Council Eagle Scouts

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Patriot’s Path Council, we asked our Eagle Scouts “How did your Scout experience, specifically the Eagle Scout experience, shape the choices you made in your life?” Their answers can be found below. The full

Save the Date! Patriot Family 5K Run/Walk

Join us for the 2nd Annual Patriot Family 5K Run/Walk When: Saturday, June 15, 2019 Where: Duke Island Park, Bridgewater, NJ All proceeds benefit Patriots’ Path Council, BSA Friends of Scouting Campaign Click here for for the flyer.

Congratulations to our 2019 Silver Beaver Recipients!

E. Thomas Allen Alana Bird Antonio DeCaro Alan Gotliffe John Koneski Steven McCabe Deborah Reidmiller Joseph Schott John “Jack” Trainor, III Gary Treubig

“Your Own Winery” PPC Alumni & Friends Event

Join the PPC Alumni and Friends for an afternoon of fun, food, fellowship and wine making at “Your Own Winery” in Riverdale. The event is Sunday, March 31st at 3:00 PM, located at 92 State Rte. 23, Riverdale, NJ 070457.

Mark M. Tallmadge Sr. – Council President 2019-2022

Mark began his Scouting career with a Cub Scout pack in Long Branch, New Jersey before joining Troop 145 in West Long Branch.  He attended summer camp five years at Forestburg Scout Reservation and participated in a Monmouth Council Contingent