Category: Important Announcements

Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA Zoom Meetings Scheduled

All Patriots’ Path Council leaders and families We are ZOOMMMMing direct to you!     Cub Scout Council Wide Zoom             Tuesday, September 22 7:00PM – 8:00PM followed by extended Q & A Cub Scout specific

Important Advancement Updates

This Scouts BSA COVID19 Updates pdf, eventually to be added to the National COVID-19 FAQ, includes temporary deferments on swimming and camping requirements and an update to the Eagle extension process.

Member Care Call Center Ceases Operations

As of September 1, 2020, the Boy Scouts of America no longer operates its Member Care Call Center and has shifted this responsibility to Patriots’ Path Council. We can be reached Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to  5 p.m.

Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA Zoom Meetings Planned

Patriots’ Path Council will hold Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA council-wide Zoom meeting in September. Cub Scouts – On Tuesday, September 22, the Patriots Path Council will be having a special Zoom meeting for Cub Scout leaders. Topics will include

Scout Shops Announce Fall Hours

Beginning on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, both the Cedar Knolls and Mountainside Scout Shops will have THE SAME NEW FALL HOURS: Monday – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tuesday – 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. Wednesday – 9 a.m. –

Sussex District Plans Activities in the Coming Months

The Sussex District of Patriots’ Path Council recently held some successful events, and it has more activities planned in the coming months: The Sussex District Campfire was held the evening at August 15 at Council Point, Camp Somers. This free

Popcorn Sale Helps Raise Funds

Families and leaders – Does your unit sell popcorn, but your families are understandably nervous? Our unit has never sold popcorn; we don’t know if we can sell wreaths and Christmas trees this year. COVID-19 has really hit us hard;

Plan a Scavenger Hunt for Cub Scouts

Cub Scout leaders are facing some challenges in recruiting new Cub Scouts. With that in mind, Patriots’ Path Council wants to encourage packs to bring in as many members as they can. Click here for a plan to run a

Restart Scouting Checklist

This Restart Scouting Checklist outlines several minimum guiding protocols that adult leaders/volunteers must consider while working with local and state health departments. If it is not practical to meet these minimal protocols, do not restart in-person activities. Additional information is

NYLT Now Accepting Registrations for November Program

Patriot Path is still accepting registrations for the National Youth Leadership Training program (NYLT) in November. The dates are Nov. 6-8 and Nov. 13-15, and the program will be held at Winnebago Scout Reservation. Participants must attend both weekends to