Monthly Archives: November 2012


Eagle Ceremony

Eagle Ceremony 7:30 PM Saturday November 24, 2013, St. Teresa’s Conran Hal-1634 Victory Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10314 All Scouts are expected to attend. The Troop will be conducting an Eagle Court of Honor for Gabriel Owolabi and Jack Rozak. All Troop 37 Scouts required to attend, please be in Class A Uniform with Merit badge sashes and arrive no later than 7:15 PM. Parents and family are invited. If you haven’t already RSVP’d, please do so to Anne Marie Santo at 917-751-8731 or email her at annemarie.santo@gmail.com Setup for Eagle Court of Honor Saturday Afternoon March 12, 2011 – 3:00 PM Set up for Eagle Court of Honor at Conran Hall Gymnasium and practice for the Color Guard will be at 3:00 PM. Please be there to help.


Backpacking Trip for November 16-18 has been cancelled

The Backpacking trip for November 16-18 has been cancelled due to logistical difficulties in obtaining an accurate headcount in order make food purchases without wasting Troop funds.

In addition the Blue Trail is closed at this time.

On Friday November 16, 2012, we will hold a regular Troop meeting. Senior Patrol and Patrol Leaders are to prepare a meeting Plan.


Troop Meeting November 9, 2012

Uniform: “Class A” We are holding a Uniform Inspection- Patrol Points

In light of recent events with Hurricane Sandy there is an even greater demand placed on the St. Teresa’s food pantry.

Please see the food list below and try and bring the listed or any other food items you can to the meeting this Friday. Remember that a Scout is Helpful and Kind.

Sr. Margaret Mary’s food pantry can sure use your help.

To help you when you go shopping, the following items are always in need and encouraged:

  • Baby food/Formula
  • Baby Diapers/Wipes
  • Kraft Macaroni & Cheese
  • Betty Crocker Vanilla / Choc Cake Mix
  • Betty Crocker Vanilla / Chocolate Icing
  • Pennsylvania Dutch Noodles (large)
  • Orange / Strawberry Jello
  • Uncle Ben’s Brown Rice
  • Bumble Bee White Tuna in Water
  • Cheerios, Fruit Loops, & Apple Jacks Cereal
  • Chef Boyardee Ravioli / Spaghetti
  • Cup of Soup
  • Stuffing
  • Coffee
  • Skippy Peanut Butter (medium)
  • Tetley Tea (box of 48)
  • Chocolate Chip Cookies

While we try to obtain confirmation of Pouch Camp accessibility, we will still be collecting $25.00 and signed permission slip at the meeting.
We are going to prepare for the upcoming hiking/ backpacking trip to Pouch Camp on November 16th, 17th & 18th.

If you plan on attending the Backpacking trip, you need to bring your money and signed permission slip.

Please be sure to bring your Boy Scout Handbook-

This week Scout Skills Instruction we will work on Hiking/Backpacking – review Boy Scout Handbook pages 262-283. We will also be demonstrating how to cook backpacking meals with a turkey bag.

The “Clove Hitch” is the Knot of the Month – Know how to tie it!

Check out the Animated “Clove Hitch”   http://www.animatedknots.com/cloveend/

Collection of  wrapped baskets for the Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser  is being differed until a new date can be determined. Please hold on to your basket if you have not already turned it in and we will let you know when we will begin collecting again.

Green Bar Meeting- immediately following Troop Meeting.

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

 


Troop Meeting Cancelled for November 2, 2012

In light of the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, we are cancelling this weeks Troop meeting as we realize alot of our scouters have more pressing concerns.

We will resume our meetings next week and with the already scheduled plans in place.

If you are attending the Backpacking trip, you MUST bring $25.00 and signed permission slip to the meeting as this is the latest date possible to collect for food necessities.

Please be sure to bring your Boy Scout Handbook-

This week Scout Skills Instruction we will work on Hiking/Backpacking – review Boy Scout Handbook pages 262-283. We will also be demonstrating how to cook backpacking meals with a turkey bag.

The “Clove Hitch” is the Knot of the Month – Know how to tie it!

Check out the Animated “Clove Hitch”   http://www.animatedknots.com/cloveend/

Sincerely,
B.S.A. Troop 37