Category: Boy Scout Events

University of Scouting Will Be Held in December

Patriots’ Path Council will hold its University of Scouting on Saturday, December 4, 2021, in person at Our Lady of Peace Elementary School, located on South Street in New Providence. Check-in will begin at 8 a.m., followed by the opening

Scouting is in the Air!

Scouting is in the air! Fall is more than crisp air and pumpkin spice; it is the start to the Scouting year. The past two weekends have been packed with Scouting activities. We had over 1,250 people (Scouts, siblings and

It’s Popcorn Season!

Now is the time to raise the money you need to fund your program for the year. Popcorn order forms are available from your pack or troop’s Popcorn Kernel. Sell to family, friends and neighbors. Family and friends not close?

National Jamboree Planned in 2023

The next National Jamboree will occur July 19-28, 2023, at the Summit Bechtel Family Reserve in West Virginia. Check out the Patriot Path Council’s National Jamboree website at https://ppcbsa.org/2023jambo, where the latest information will be posted. Please also visit the

Woodsman’s Thong Course Planned at Winnebago

Woodsman’s Thong, a unique training course developed by Scouters from Patriots’ Path Council, will be held October 23 and 24, 2021. The training course is designed to increase your knowledge of the outdoors and the skills you need to keep

Updated Advancement Guide Features 11 Key Changes

A recent article from Bryan On Scouting explains key changes in the 2021 Guide to Advancement. A total of 11 key changes are highlighted in the online article. Feedback from volunteers from across the country was incorporated into the new

Only One Spot Left for November NYLT Program

At press time, only one spot remains for the the November National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) program, which will take place at Winnebago Scout Reservation on the weekends of November 5-7 and November 12-14, 2021. If registration is full, please

Scouts Enjoy All the Summit Has to Offer

Patriots’ Path Council had 30 youth and six adult advisors – representing all six PPC districts and 16 units – attend the Orion Project at Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia the week of July 18-24. The group participated in

Denville Troop 17 Honors 12 Eagle Scouts

Scouts BSA Troop 17 in Denville recently held an Eagle Court of Honor for 12 new Eagle Scouts. The event was held in Dragonetti Auditorium on the Randolph campus of County College of Morris. The ceremony featured a slideshow of

Watchung Reservation Reopens for Overnight Group Camping

The Union County Department of Parks & Recreation has announced that it has reopened the Scout Camping Area in the Watchung Reservation for overnight group camping, and applications are now being accepted. The Scout Camping Area can be utilized by