Category: Announcements

Eagle Scouts can Apply for these Scholarships until Oct. 31, 2017

From https://blog.scoutingmagazine.org/2017/08/07/eagle-scout-scholarships. College isn’t cheap, but for more than 150 worthy Eagle Scouts, it’s about to get a lot more affordable. The National Eagle Scout Association will award nearly $700,000 in scholarships to Eagle Scouts based on their academic performance, Scouting

2018 RE-CHARTER SEASON IS ALMOST UPON US

September 1, 2017: The unit leader and committee chairperson will receive the re-charter email. Much like last year, this email will include the unique access code and links to all the information needed to re-charter your unit for 2018. *****Note:

CHANGES TO EAGLE PALM REQUIREMENTS AND PROCEDURES – EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2017

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The biggest change affects young men who haven’t yet earned Eagle. Beginning Aug. 1, all earned Palms may be awarded instantly to new Eagle Scouts at their Eagle court of honor.  Other changes and full info is available at https://blog.scoutingmagazine.org/2017/07/10/changes-to-eagle-palms/

REVISED CAMPOUT REQUIREMENTS FOR SECOND CLASS & FIRST CLASS EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2017

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The number of overnight campouts required for a young man to earn the Second Class and First Class ranks will be reduced under new requirements that take effect Aug. 1, 2017. But the total number of camping nights a Boy

2017 Scout Scholar Athlete Award Nominations are Open!

Are you a Scout that excels in academics and athletics? You may be eligible for the Scout Scholar Athlete Award! For more information and to make a nomination, visit here http://ppbsa.doubleknot.com/registration/calendardetail.aspx?ActivityKey=2123389&OrgKey=716

FREE Membership Breakfast

Have You Registered for the FREE Membership Breakfast Coming to a Town Near You?

Pack 182, Nets new Cub Scouts!

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Using the Hooked on Scouting program  (https://ppcbsa.org/programs/fishing/) pack 182 chartered to Warren-Watchung Rotary recruited new Cub Scouts this Spring. The new Cubs will be awarded fishing poles as part of the spring membership recruitment campaign. All new applications from participating

On-Line Registration for New Members and Adults now Active!

Pack 142 in Montville chartered by Glacier Hills Association was the first PPC unit to accept youth applications with this new method. On June 5, 2017 Patriots’ Path Council flipped the switch to turn on the ability of youth and

SUSSEX DISTIRCT WELCOMES Michael Loughman AS PROGRAM EXECUTIVE

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The Sussex District is pleased to welcome Mike Loughman as our new Program Executive. Mike will be responsible for our district activities and events.  He will also oversee the district events in Black River and Fishawack districts. Mike comes to

Youth Protection Training

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Observe National Bullying Awareness Month by updating your youth protection training! Tuesday, October 10 at 7pm at the council service center. More info here.