Monthly Archives: June 2021

PPC Awards Celebration Registration Extended

Registration has been extended for Patriots’ Path Council Awards Celebration, which will take place Saturday, June 19, at Winnebago Scout Reservation.

The 2021 Silver Beaver Awards, Trailblazer Awards, Youth Leadership Awards, Medal of Merit Awards, Woods Services Award, Silver Buffalo Award, PPC Alumnus of the Year Award and Sea Scouting Leadership Awards will all be presented at the event. Come out and help PPC honor all these deserving volunteers and youth leaders!

Can’t attend?  Consider a congratulatory message or ad in the event journal.  See the online registration for a complete list of award recipients, details on sponsorships and journal ads, or to register: https://scoutingevent.com/358-PPCAwards

For more information or questions, please contact Vicki Kallok at 973-765-9322, ext. 246, or [email protected]

Raritan Valley Cub Scouts Have Fun at Camp

From June 4 to 6, Raritan Valley District held its spring Cub Scout family camporee event at Winnebago Scout Reservation.

Over 250 Scouts, siblings and parents enjoyed a weekend of shooting sports, fishing, a petting zoo, and pony rides.

Over the weekend, several Cub Scouts earned their Bobcat rank, created cards for kids in the Bristol Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital in New Brunswick, and spent the night outdoors.

New Eagle Scouts Recognized at Brunch

The Patriots’ Path Council held its 2021 Eagle Scout Recognition and Reunion Brunch on Sunday, June 6, at Camp Winnebago.

Over 300 guests were excited to be out and recognize the new Eagle Scouts and 2021 Hall of Fame Inductees.

This 17th annual recognition included the class of Eagles from January 1, 2020,  to February 8, 2021.

The brunch gave Eagle Scouts the opportunity to stand proudly and be honored together for what is one of the greatest achievements of their lifetime.

Patriots’ Path Council looks forward to celebrating its next class of Eagles in 2022 and to reuniting with all of the Eagle Scouts from previous years.

 

Virtual 5K Run Raises $4,800

A big thank you to the 100 participants, 23 donors and the top five sponsors who came together in May and raised over $4,800 during Patriots’ Path Council’s virtual 5K run/walk.

The four key sponsors for the fourth annual event were:

Munsee Scouts Enjoy Weekend at Camp Somers

Munsee District conducted a joint Scout BSA and Cub Scout family camping overnight weekend at Camp Somers June 5 and 6.

There were 142 youth and adults who participated.

The main program was shooting sports, fishing and hiking. It was a great opportunity for families to get out and enjoy camping since the COVID-19 pandemic started.

Ford Units Show Their Support on Memorial Day

Cub Scout packs 26 and 53, along with Scouts BSA troops 26 and 53, sponsored by the Fords Fire Company in Fords, New Jersey, had a great turnout on Memorial Day to show their support for the Fords VFW, and to show their respect for those who served and sacrificed their lives to keep our country safe and free.