Category: Important Announcements

‘Just Ask One’ to Join Scouting

JUST ASK ONE! Help introduce one family to Scouting today! Ask a neighbor or friend with children to come to your meetings and see what Scouting is about. Have your Scouts ask a friend to attend, follow up and sign

Fishawack to Honor Its Finest at Dinner

Fishawack’s Finest Fellowship Dinner is planned for Tuesday, May 18, 2021, at the Hanover Manor, 16 Eagle Rock Ave. in East Hanover. Select one of the volunteers in your unit to receive the Fishawack’s Finest knot.  The only criteria for

Youth Leadership Award Deadline Extended

The deadline for the 2020 Youth Leadership Award has been extended to December 15. The Youth Leadership Award is presented for distinguished leadership by a youth member. Click here for more information and the nomination form.

Flintlocks Support PPC’s Toys for Tots Program

Every year, the Flintlocks enthusiastically support the Patriots’ Path Council’s Toys for Tots program. The new toys are collected at the Flintlock Building at Camp Winnebago in Rockaway, New Jersey, and then Flintlocks President John Koneski delivers them to the

Camping Opportunities Available

With new changes to the New Jersey guidelines for social distancing, Patriots’ Path Council is proud to offer Scouts of all ages and their families the chance to return the outdoors. Winnebago Scout Reservation in Rockaway and Mt. Allamuchy Scout

Mt. Allamuchy to Offer Archery and BB Gun Shooting

Following New Jersey state safety guidelines, Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation will offer indoor archery and BB gun shooting at the Kent Center, a heated facility, this winter. Dates in 2021 include: January 2, 16, 30 February 13, 27 March 13,

Orion Project Adventure Planned in 2021

The Summit Bechtel Reserve is throwing open its gates to any Scout who wants to experience everything the Summit has to offer from July 18 to 24, 2021. The Summit has combined all its best programs into one adventure called

Transfers Can Now Be Completed Online users can now transfer from one Scout unit to another without having to take a new application into the council service center. On the “My Application” tab on, you can transfer yourself as an adult volunteer or your

Fishawack District Plans Annual Meeting

The Fishawack District Annual Meeting will be held virtually on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. The Fishawack nominating committee will present a slate of nominees for district member at large. For more info, click here.

BSA Introduces Distinguished Conservation Service Award

Conservation and the Boy Scouts of America have been partners for a long time. Camping, hiking, and respect for the outdoors are a part of the Scouting heritage. Many of the requirements for advancement from Tenderfoot through the Eagle Scout