Category: General Announcements

The Franklin Institute Reopens to Visitors

The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia will open to visitors on July 8, 2020. Face coverings and no-touch temperature checks are required for staff and visitors ages 3 and up. Advance tickets are required for ALL guests, including museum members, with

Adults Needed To Help With Chess Program

Calling all adults interested in creating a Patriots’ Path chess program. Jersey Jam, merit badges, summer camps, district and troop chess activities have shown that Scouts are interested in and enjoy chess. Now is the time to put together a

Fall Events Planned in Black River, Fishawack, Sussex

The Black River, Fishawack and Sussex districts have a very full fall 2020 calendar with lots of exciting and fun activities, so “save the dates” on your unit calendar: The Black River Recognition Dinner, postponed from the spring, will be

SERV Program Recognizes Service

Patriots’ Path Council has established its own service awards program called SERV. The award is available to participants in all of the council’s programs – Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturers, Explorers, leaders and parents – for all their hours of

Fall Activities Scheduled in Munsee, Raritan Valley, Watchung Mountain

A variety of fall activities are planned in the Munsee, Raritan Valley and Watchung Mountain districts. MUNSEE DISTRICT District Pinewood Derby August – Location TBD An opportunity for Cub Scouts to race for glory and the title of Munsee District

Report Community Service Hours

Meaningful visible service projects show the community the value of Scouting and permit youth to learn leadership and demonstrate the Scouting spirit. Recording service hours enables Scouting to validate its contributions to youth and the community. Internally, it builds pride

Relationships Committee Seeks Members

Are you affiliated with a school, service club, religious organization or special needs group as well as Scouting? The Relationships Committee is looking for individuals who are passionate about these organizations as we look to build stronger and better relationships

Eagle Scout Recognition and Reunion Dinner

The dinner will honor the 2020 Eagle Scout Class and the 2021 Eagle Hall of Fame inductees. Formal invitations with complete details will be sent out in November 2020. For more information, contact Jennifer Volz at 973-765-9322, ext. 249, or

Do a Good Turn Daily

Share Some Cheer on Funny Friday

Although we may not be together in person, our Scouting spirits will never be apart. Help us showcase the Scout Law point of “Cheerful” by sharing and sending Scouts’ favorite jokes and skits! We would like to share your cheer