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Youth Protection Topics for Youth Recently Released

Just recently, the national office released resources for youth to participate in different topics with Youth Protection. Curriculum can be worked on either at home or with the different rank or age criteria. Any previous curriculum for youth has already

Intro to Backpacking Offered for Leaders

Patriots’ Path Council High Adventure Committee will present an introductory course on backpacking for Scout leaders with an emphasis on backpacking with Scouts or Venturers. This overnight class is open to all registered adult Scouters (Scoutmasters, assistant Scoutmasters, Advisors and

Woodsman’s Thong Course Planned at Winnebago

Woodsman’s Thong, a unique training course developed by Scouters from Patriots’ Path Council, is designed to increase your knowledge of the outdoors and the skills you need to keep your outdoor program exciting. It will provide a foundation for your

Drive-In Movie to Feature ‘Halloweentown’

Join Patriots’ Path Council on Saturday, October 9, 2021, for the drive-in movie “Halloweentown” at Winnebago Scout Reservation. “Halloweentown” is a 1998 Disney Channel original movie. It is the first installment in the “Halloweentown” series and stars the late Debbie

Sussex District to Hold Cub Scout Camporee

The Sussex District Fall Cub Scout Camporee will be held at Camp Somers on the weekend of Oct. 15-17, 2021. Plenty of fun activities are planned including standards like archery, BB guns and fishing. New activities will include pumpkin painting

Districts to Hold Fall Scouts BSA Camporee

Troops and crews are invited to the Fishawack-Sussex Fall Scouts BSA Camporee on October 1-3, 2021, at Camp Somers, Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation. The event will have a STEM theme. Stations are expected to include Rockets, Backwoods Engineering, Mad Scientist,

Jamboree-on-the-Air Planned October 15-17

Jamboree-on-the-Air, or JOTA, is the largest Scouting event in the world. JOTA uses amateur radio to link Scouts and hams around the world, around the nation, and in your own community. Scouts of any age can participate, from Cub Scouts

Now’s the Time to Recruit New Scouts

It’s time to recruit new Scouts! School has begun and the Scouting year has started. With that comes families looking for activities for their youth to join. Scouting is a great family activity as you already know, and we have

Recharter Season is Just Around the Corner

A message from Mike Wellech, council registrar: Recharter season is coming. In September, your district executive will send an email out to the committee chairpersons, Scoutmasters, Cubmasters, Venture leaders, Skippers and Explorer Post advisors with information on how to recharter.

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