Category: Events and Activities

2022 Woapalanne Lodge Officers Elected

The new class of Woapalanne Lodge officers serving for the 2021-2022 term was elected last week at the January lodge executive committee meeting. Let’s meet the chief. Connor Neuhaus, pictured, is an Eagle Scout, assistant Scoutmaster, Venturer and Vigil Honor

Summer Camp is Around the Corner

Patriots’ Path Council proudly offers a variety of programs for all ages, from day programs to resident camping for older Scouts. Bus transportation is provided from many locations throughout Morris, Sussex, Somerset, Union and Middlesex counties. Younger campers, grades 2-5

Scouts Gear Up for Klondike Derbies

It is Klondike Derby time! With snow on the ground and the winter chill in the air, it is time to get outside and show off your Scouting skills. Over the next few weeks the Patriots’ Path Council will offer

NESA Scholarship Deadline Nears

Eagle Scouts have the opportunity to apply for National Eagle Scout Association (NESA) scholarships by January 31, 2022. For this upcoming deadline, NESA will distribute 65 Eagle Scout scholarships in a variety of different scholarships. Eagle Scouts can apply directly

Collection for Toys for Tots Tops 1,100 Toys

A big thank you to all the units, Flintlocks, individuals and families that contributed to Patriots’ Path Council’s Toys for Tots collection this year. A total of 1,106 toys were delivered to the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots drop-off

Scouts Share Helpful Tips on Merit Badges

The national BSA organization is implementing a way that Scouts can upload “HELPFULS” via the Scouting app. Scouts can share online websites, videos, etc., with other Scouts that are specific to merit badge requirements. Basically, a youth member identifies a

Hazardous Weather Training is Important Year-round

With ice and snow recently in the forecast, it is an important reminder to ensure there is adequate coverage with individuals in your unit with Hazardous Weather Training. Please note Hazardous Weather Training is also applicable to any regular day

Get Ready for the 2023 National Jamboree

Get ready for the 2023 National Scout Jamboree planned July 18-28, 2023, at Summit Bechtel High Adventure Base in West Virginia. More than 17,000 Scouts from around the country and the world will attend the event, which will include stadium

Calling All Campers for Summer Programs

Calling all campers! Patriots’ Path Council has programs for all ages, from day programs to resident camping for older Scouts. Bus transportation is provided from many locations throughout Morris, Sussex, Somerset, Union and Middlesex counties. PPC is big on safety

COVID-19 Modifications to be Rolled Back

As of March 1, 2022, all temporary changes made to Scouts BSA advancement requirements to address the COVID-19 pandemic will expire, and there will be a return to the standard rules for Scouts BSA advancement. This includes deferment of some