Friday, May 11th, 2018 Merit Badge Meeting

Friday, May 11th, 2018 Merit Badge Meeting

Merit Badge Meeting

This Friday May 11, 2018, we will be having Merit Badge Meeting in Lower Church Hall @ 7:30pm.  All scouts are to be in Class A uniform Please remember to bring all your merit badge worksheets, books, and any other necessary items needed for the merit badge that you are working on. Scouts who signed out Merit Badge Books and have completed the merit badge please return them to Librarian. All Merit Badge Books from the Troop library must be signed out.

Troop Librarians please arrive early to set up

Service Patrol:  Sly Foxes please arrive early to set up.

Honor Patrol: Howling Coyotes

“Knot of the Month” is Sheet Bend. If you don’t know how to tie it check out the link to the animated Sheet Bend knot

http://www.animatedknots.com/sheetbend/

 

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Saturday 05/12/18 is a Troop Car Wash– Meet at 7:00 AM at the Shed. Earn your way and reduce your Parent’s summer camp costs

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

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Friday, May 18, 2018 Parents Mandatory Meeting and Troop Meeting

We will be discussing important Troop issues. At least one parent /guardian is required to attend. We will also be providing information on Summer Camp and recent changes at camp. You can also to pick up the necessary literature and forms for your scouts to attend summer camp

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We will be raffling off a fully paid One week stay at Hawk Mountain for a lucky scout including a fully paid Friday night stay at the Micro Hotel for some lucky parent(s). Parents attending Troop Mandatory Parents meeting will receive a raffle ticket at no cost….(one per family). Must be present to win.

 

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Troop 37 Annual Family & Alumni

Canoe Trip

 

 

Friday June 22, 2018

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Sunday June 24, 2018

Ten Mile River –Conklin Farms- Tent Camping

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The required Liability Form {Click Here} MUST BE COMPLETED FOR EACH PERSON CANOEING and signed by Parents of those under 18 years of age and Permission Slip {Click Here} for all Scouts

All payments, Signed Permission Slips, and Release of Liability forms must be returned No Later than June 8, 2018 in order for us to reserve canoes, purchase food, and arrange for transportation


Camporee- Friday May 4, 2018- Sunday May 6

Troop 37 – it’s all up to you!!! Be Prepared!!

Those attending the Camporee on May 4-6, 2018 at Pouch Camp please be at the Camporee Field by 4:30 P.M. (Manor Road across from the JCC).

[ ] Make sure you are Wearing Boots and in Full “Class A” Uniform including Scout Socks. (they will check)

[ ] Everyone should pack your Backpack accordingly, waterproofed, and be prepared for the checklist inspection (Link) at the check-in.

[ ] Pack A sandwich for Friday night’s dinner

[ ] Have a water bottle with water at check-in

[ ] Pack the 10 Essentials

[ ] Pack a Bandanna or Handkerchief for the First aid station.

[ ] Remember to Pack your “Class B” Troop T-shirt (Need it Saturday)

and most importantly don’t forget your [ ] Scout Spirit

Patrol Leaders be sure to bring: [ ] Rosters and [ ] Menus [ ] Patrol Flags

[ ] Have a Patrol Cheer, Yell, or Call [ ] Patrol Chuck Boxes and metal Legs.

[ ] a String Bag Pack, Pen,

If you have any questions, please contact your Patrol Leader or SPL.

Diagonal Lashing Links: http://www.animatedknots.com/lashdiagonal/index.php

Square Lashing: http://www.animatedknots.com/lashsquare/

Sheer Lashing: http://www.animatedknots.com/lashshear/index.php


Troop Meeting Friday April 27, 2018

Troop Meeting Friday April 27, 2018

[ ] Bring Back Packs Packed to Troop Meeting– USE CHECKLIST Attached to the email from Mr. D

[ ] Class B Uniform and bring your Totem Chit Card! (except newer Scouts) We will be inspecting and preparing Personal equipment for Camporee

[ ] Patrol Leaders need to inspect their Patrol Boxes and ensure they are ready

[ ] Patrol Leaders Have Menus Ready and Patrol Headcount for Camporee

Saturday April 28, 2018

Hammer & Saw Day at Pouch Camp 9:00AM

Image result for clip art hammer and saw There will be service projects for units to work on. Units that attend will be given 75 points toward Unit awards at Camporee. Units must work a minimum of 4 hours. Units must have at least 50% of the Scouts in attendance for the Service Project. Adults are welcome to assist. Meet by Scout shop.

 

 

Saturday April 28th

EAGLE SCOUT

COURT OF HONOR,

Saint Teresa’s Conran Hall

All Scouts are expected to attend.

The Troop will be conducting an Eagle Court of Honor for Daniel Bilotto, John Carcaterra, and Aidan O’Brien. As a Troop 37 Scout it is your duty to attend and Honor your fellow Scouts achievements. Those not attending must notify Mr. DiTrani why – prior to ceremony.

Please be in Class A Uniform with Merit badge sashes and arrive no later than 7:15 PM. Parents and family are invited. Refreshments will be served immediately following.

Set-up and practice for Color Guard / COH in Conran Hall @ 4:00pm Saturday afternoon – Please help out


Troop Meeting Friday April 20, 2018 – 7:30 pm Uniform Class A

We will be working on Camporee preparations.

Please bring your Scout Handbook

Saturday April 28, 2018
Hammer & Saw Day at Pouch Camp
There will be service projects for units to assist on. Units that attend will be given 75 points toward Unit awards at Camporee. Units must work a minimum of 4 hours. Units must have at least 50% of the Scouts in attendance for the Service Project.


Passing of Don Larsen

It is with deep sadness that we must inform you of the passing of Don Larsen, loving Father of Linda Ferretti, Grandfather of Troop 37 Eagle Scout Nicholas Ferretti and Life Scout Joseph Ferretti.

Friends may visit Sunday and Monday, April 15th & 16th, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at: Casey Funeral Home, 350 Slosson Avenue, Staten Island NY, 10314. (718) 447-4242

The Funeral Mass is Tuesday April 17th 9:30 a.m. at St. Teresa’s R.C. Church. 1634 Victory Blvd. Staten Island, NY 10314


Troop Meeting Friday April 13, 2018

This Friday Uniform standards will be relaxed NO UNIFORMs. Wear your favorite sports or school teams, superhero sweatshirt /t-shirt or whatever else you are comfortable in. We will be working on Gateway and Gadgets for Camporee. We will also be working on GPS and Map and Compass. Meeting starts promptly at 7:30. Patrol Leaders Please bring Patrol Roster and Menu plans.

On Saturday April 14th & possibly Sunday looking for some assistance from Star and Life Scouts (older Scouts) to assist with the Parish House makeover. We will be meeting at 9:00 am wear painting clothes.

Upcoming Events

Fri-Sun April 20-22, Camping Trip Quail Hill –Manalapan NJ -Tents

Friday April 27, Regular Troop meeting 7:30 pm Camporee Prep

Saturday April 28, 9:00 am-1:00 pm Hammer & Saw Day Pouch Camp

Saturday April 28, Eagle Scout Court of Honor 7:30 pm Conran Hall

Thursday May 3, Troop Parents Committee Meeting 7:30 PM Parish Hse

Fri-Sun May 4-6, CAMPOREE Pouch Camp- SAVE THE DATEcost $25

***** “ALL TROOP 37 SCOUTS NEED TO ATTEND” ***** Permission-Camporee18

Friday May 11, Merit Badge Troop meeting 7:30 pm

Saturday May 12, Troop Car Wash 7:30 am

Friday May 18, Mandatory Troop Parents Meeting- At least One Parent MUST Attend!!


Troop Meeting Friday and Parents Committee Meeting

Troop Parents Committee Meeting Thursday, April 5, 2018 7:30 PM

REMINDER: We will be having our monthly Troop 37 Parents Committee Meeting Tomorrow April 5, 2018, @ 7:30 PM at the Parish House. (White house on the corner of Slosson Ave. and Windsor Road by big School parking lot) WE NEED PARENTS TO BE INVOLVED!!!!

Troop Meeting Friday April 6, 2018

This week’s meeting starts promptly at 7:30 PM. Uniform standards will be relaxed Class B – Activity Uniform (Troop T-shirt). Please Be sure to bring your Scout Handbook to the meeting.

 

GREENBAR / PLC will meet at 6:30 PM prior to Troop Meeting 

All Senior Patrol Members & All Patrol Leaders are required to attend

 

Quail Hill Camping Trip April 20-23 Manalapan NJ -Tents PLEASE Pay for Trip $30 this week (Permission-Quail Hill tent18)

 

Troop Fleece Order- Last Call-Please get your Troop Fleece order form into Mr. Liu / Mr. Tim Lattanzio. The consolidated order will be submitted this week. Last chance to get one. (Fleece Order Form)

 

“Knot of the Month” is Tripod lashing- You also will need to know the knots of the previous months (Square, Sheet Bend, Clove Hitch, Two Half Hitches, Taught-line Hitch, Bowline). Is anyone ready for the “Know Knot Challenge”? Check out the animated link to Tripod lashing www.animatedknots.com/lashtripod/

 

Patrol Leaders

[ ] Patrol Leaders inspect your Patrol Boxes and ensure they are ready

[ ] Patrol Leaders Have menu ideas ready and your preliminary Patrol headcount for Quail Hill

 

Service Patrol: Striking Cobras please arrive early to set up.

Honor Patrol: Black Hawks


Good Friday- No Troop Meeting

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Good Friday- No Troop Meeting

This Friday, March 29, 2018 – is Good Friday and there will not be a Troop meeting.

To our Scouting Families, we hope you celebrate this Easter with a heart filled with love and peace. Have a blessed and wonderful Easter!

Happy Easter!

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday April 5, Troop Parents Committee Meeting 7:30 PM Parish House

Friday April 6, Regular Troop meeting 7:30 pm PLC/ Greenbar 6:30pm

Pay for Quail Hill Trip $30 (Permission-Quail Hill tent18)

Friday April 13, Regular Troop meeting 7:30 pm

Fri-Sun April 20-22, Camping Trip Quail Hill –Manalapan NJ -Tents

Friday April 27, Regular Troop meeting 7:30 pm Camporee Preparations

Saturday April 28, Eagle Scout Court of Honor 7:30 pm Conran Hall

Thursday May 3, Troop Parents Committee Meeting 7:30 PM Parish House

Fri-Sun May 4-6, CAMPOREE Pouch Camp- SAVE THE DATE-cost $25

***** “ALL TROOP 37 SCOUTS NEED TO ATTEND” *****

 

Friday May 11, Merit Badge Troop meeting 7:30 pm

Saturday May 12, Troop Car Wash 7:30 am

Friday May 18, Troop Parents Meeting- At least one Parent MUST Attend!!


Troop Meeting Friday March 16, 2018

This week’s Troop Meeting Scouts should be in Class A uniform and be sure to bring their Boy Scout Handbook

Our Troop meeting starts promptly at 7:30 PM please be on time, Senior Patrol should arrive no later than 7:15.

Service Patrol:  Sly Foxes: please arrive early to set up LCH.

Honor Patrol: Screaming Eagles: Opening and Closing

DURLAND CAMPING TRIP

March 23rd– 25th, 2018- No Meeting

We are meeting at the Troop Shed on Friday at 4:30 PM sharp

Please be aware that we are cabin camping and the temperature can still drop significantly, so be sure to pack properly, and please bring the following:

[ ] Bring a Sandwich or brown bag something for your Friday night dinner.
[ ] You must bring your own Cup to drink out of [ ] Nalgene / Water bottle
[ ] Wool or Fleece Hat
[ ] Gloves
[ ] Jacket
[ ] Hiking Boots
[ ] Extra socks
[ ] Money for the Trading Post
[ ]10 Essentials [ ] String Bag or Day Pack for Hike
[ ] Scout Handbook

For camping trip to Agatha A. Durland Scout Reservation, please review and use the {packing list.} The items will be necessary to insure your health and comfort while participating in the activities planned for a camping trip. Please, NO radios, iPods, electronic games or other sound emitting electronic devices. ALL clothing items that a scout takes should be permanently marked with their name. Durland Scout Reservation 1 Clear Lake, Putnam Valley, NY 10579

(845) 526-2029 for more information about Durland Scout Reservation
http://www.wpcbsa.org/Facilities/Durland/