Category: Boy Scout Events

Eagle’s Nest Workshop Planned at Camp Somers

Eagle’s Nest Workshop will be held Saturday and Sunday, August 14 and 15, at Camp Somers at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation. The weekend schedule features Emergency Preparedness offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Citizenship in the Nation offered from 9 a.m.

Don’t Miss Out This Summer!

Our summer camps are on the go, bringing kids lots of fun and excitement this summer. Our Cub Scout camps are preparing kids to become superheroes by testing their mask-making abilities and agility at the obstacle course. Archery, BB guns,

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

Featured Scouts: Andrew and Alex Noviello

Andrew and Alex Noviello are twin brothers who recently became Eagle Scouts and earned the BSA William T. Hornaday Silver Medal. The brothers are pictured at left with Patriots’ Path Council Scout Executive Marc Andreo. Through completing numerous conservation-service projects

Welcome to Start of 2021 Popcorn Season

Patriots’ Path Council is halfway through its schedule of virtual popcorn trainings, but there is still plenty of time to sign up. Learn about the different types of sales, what the products are, and how to use the Camp Masters

PPC Sends Record Number of Crews to Philmont

It has been an amazing summer so far as three of our seven contingents have either returned home or are preparing to leave Philmont in the days ahead. Our first contingent to travel to Philmont just returned. Between delayed crews

Scouts Learn Leadership Skills at NYLT

During the week of June 27 through July 3, a total of 62 Scouts from PPC and several other councils attended the National Youth Leadership Training program at Winnebago Scout Reservation. The Scouts were split into two troops and learned

Fowler Passes OA Lodge Reins to VanLangen

This year the Woapalanne Lodge of the Order of the Arrow has provided great service to our New Jersey camps. Most recently, members set up canvas tents in preparation for resident camp at Winnebago Scout Reservation. Lodge Chief Mike Fowler, left, was

Fall Workshops to Focus on Merit Badges

This year’s Merit Badge Introduction Workshop will include four virtual Saturday morning sessions this fall – November 6, November 13, December 11 and December 18. Online registration will open on September 30 through the council calendar at www.ppcbsa.org. The purpose