Monthly Archives: June 2011


Canoe Trip: CANCELLED -Weather Call

As of 6/24/2011 10:30 AM-

  • River is currently surging 8 feet above normal.
  • No Canoes or Kayaks are being rented.
  • Camp site is partially submerged.
  • Possibility of thunderstorms /flash floods.

Reimbursements will be made at a future date.


Canoe Trip – June 24th-26th, 2011

Please meet at the shed at 4:30 sharp for this weekend’s canoe trip. Take note
of the following:
[ ] Bring a sandwich or something for Friday night’s dinner.
[ ] Pack using a gym/duffle bag or soft type pack
[ ] Bring old sneakers or water shoes for canoeing –NOT Sandals
[ ] Bring a wide brim hat / Sunscreen/ sun block for sun protection
[ ] Bring a cup – You won’t need a mess kit
[ ] Towel
[ ] Camp Chair to sit in

We will be sleeping in either tents or lean-tos so bring sleeping bag/ air mattress or foam pad.


Troop Meeting 7:00 PM June 10, 2011 at Pouch Camp – Flag Retirement Ceremony

This Friday‘s meeting will be at 7:00 PM at Pouch Camp Camporee Field –Class A Uniforms. We will be participating in the Flag Retirement Ceremony. (see flyer) http://statenislandboyscouts.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/troop-43-flag-retirement-ceremony.pdf

If you are attending the Canoe Trip on June 24-26 please bring your payment. The cost of the trip is $50per person, this fee covers cost of canoe rental, food for the weekend, and transportation. Merit Badges for Summer Camp- Last chance- If you have not already done so please bring your Merit Badge Selections for Summer Camp at Hawk Mountain to the meeting. The merit badge selection sheet is at http://bsatroop37.us/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/Merit001.pdf.

Saturday June 11, 2011 This is our last Troop Car Wash before Sumer Camp- we start at 7:00 AM Meet at the shed, last chance to help reduce your summer camp fee.


Meeting Friday June 3rd, 2011

This Friday, Troop 37 will be having a merit badge meeting! We ask that you please be on-time at 7:30 PM. Also, please know if you will be able to attend the Canoe Trip on June 24th-26th. We need to have a Head Count at this meeting. If you will be unable to attend, please get in contact with your Patrol Leader or one of the members of the Senior Patrol.

ALSO: Please bring your Merit Badge Selections for Summer Camp at Hawk Mountain if you haven’t already done so. The merit badge selection sheet is at http://bsatroop37.us/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/Merit001.pdf.