Category: Important Announcements

PPC to Sponsor Annual Sporting Clay Event

Patriots’ Path Council will hold the fifth annual Lehigh Valley Sporting Clays Classic on Sunday, November 1, at Lehigh Valley Sporting Clays, Coplay, Pa. More information and online registration can be found here.  

Get Outdoors with the Whole Family

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

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.

Merit Badge Workshop Registration Closes November 8

The Merit Badge Introduction Workshop, a virtual event sponsored by Patriots’ Path Council Advancement Committee, will be held Saturday, November 21, 2020. Opening ceremony at 8 a.m. and the program ends at 1:10 p.m. The purpose of the workshop is

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.

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 to be Held at Camp Ockanickon in Pennsylvania

Patriot Path Council is still accepting registrations for the National Youth Leadership Training program (NYLT) in November. A limited number of openings are available. The dates are Nov. 6-8 and Nov. 13-15, and the program will be held at Camp

Troop 75 Honors First Responders

To honor local first responders, Scouts BSA Troop 75, Munsee District, recently collected donations through the sale of luminaries. Troop 75 Committee Chair Dennis Brown and Troop 75 Scoutmaster Orest Hrycak presented the Cranford’s troop donation check to Daniel Gómez