Category: Venturer 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

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

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

Be Sure to Report Community Service Hours

All community service hours should be reported on Scoutbook (for your unit’s records) and through the PPC app or website. Hours can be reported at any time during the year, but must be reported by December 31. Below are hours

EPA and BSA Create New Award for Youth

The Environmental Protection Agency, as part of a public awareness campaign to celebrate its first 50 years, has partnered with the Boy Scouts of America to create an award for members of troops, crews and ships. This new award will

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