University of Scouting Registration Closes Soon

Patriots’ Path Council will hold its University of Scouting on Saturday, December 4, 2021, in person at Our Lady of Peace Academy, located on South Street in New Providence.

Check-in will begin at 8 a.m., followed by the opening ceremony at 8:30 a.m. Classes are scheduled to begin at 9 a.m.

University of Scouting is a day-long training experience with great courses to pick from, as well as supplemental training, idea sharing, and fun, fun, fun!

The event is open to all Cub Scout leaders, Scouts BSA leaders and Venturing leaders, including youth leaders.

Masks are required for this event.

Courses for Cub Scout leaders include “Getting Cub Parents Involved, “Outings and Trips,” “How to Run a Pinewood Derby,” “Role of a Pack Committee” and much more.

Courses for Scout BSA leaders include “Role of a Scoutmaster,” “Scout Leader Recruiting and Retention,” “New Scouts’ Path to First Class,” “Essentials of Merit Badge Counseling” and more.

Other general courses will be “How to Use SCOUTBOOK,” risk management, and several courses offered by PPC’s Disabilities Awareness Committee.

Cost per person is $25; extra cost for lunch is $8. Lunch choices are ham and cheese sandwich, turkey and cheese sandwich or three cheese sandwich. Lunch includes chips, cookie, apple and soda.

Registration closes November 28; click here to register

For more information, call or email Rich Peterson at 862-354-0046 or [email protected].