Category: Boy Scout Events

Showcase Your Community Service Projects

The PPC Community Service Committee would love to hear about your unit’s service projects so it can share and inspire. Please send any pictures and a brief description to: Linda Cummings, Community Service Committee chairperson, at [email protected]

Watchung Reservation Available for Outdoor Meetings

Gov. Phil Murphy’s Executive Order No. 196 set a limit on indoor gatherings to 10 people or less.  That has created a dilemma for most Scout units, as they are now unable to hold meetings indoors, except by den or

Munsee District to Hold 2021 Klondike Challenge

The Munsee District will hold its 2021 Klondike Challenge on Saturday, April 17. This a day event with two sessions: morning and afternoon. The event will be held at “The Loop” at Watchung Reservation in Mountainside, New Jersey. Registration is

Register Now for Orion Project at the Summit

The Summit Bechtel Reserve is throwing open its gates to any Scout who wants to experience everything the Summit has to offer from July 18 to 24, 2021. The Summit has combined all its best programs into one adventure called

Shawnee Plans Scout Event March 13-14

Shawnee Mountain Ski Area will hold its 31st annual Scout and Family Ski Weekend March 13 and 14, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. This rain-or-shine event is open to Scouts BSA youth and their immediate family members.

Arboretum Offers In-Person Scout Workshops

The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, located at 353 East Hanover Ave. in Morris Township, is offering a variety of in-person workshops for Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA. The in-person Cub Scout elective/achievements workshops are tailored to all age levels and are available

Park Commission Offers Scout Programs

The Morris County Park Commission is offering a variety of programs to Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA, including merit badge offerings. All the programs are offered at the Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center, located at 247 Southern Boulevard in Chatham

2021 Individual Philmont Opportunities Still Available

Patriots’ Path Council currently has availability for individuals and small groups to join one of our 2021 contingents going to Philmont Scout Ranch between late June and early August. This trip will be a fun-filled 15-day adventure, which includes a

PPC Offers Historic Trails Hikes

Patriots’ Path Council has several historic trails within its council area that allow Scouts to explore New Jersey’s rich history. The historic trail hikes have options suitable for Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA and Venture Scouts. Historic hikes not only give

Remember Safety During Eagle Scout Projects

Easing COVID-19 restrictions now permits in-person unit activities under carefully monitored practices to ensure the safety of all participants. It is important that adult unit leaders take care that Eagle Scout service projects are carried out according to these same