Troop Meeting Friday November 3, 2017
Scouts working on Religious Emblems will me at 6:30 prior to the regular Troop meeting
GREENBAR / PLC will meet at 6:30 PM prior to Troop Meeting
Troop Merit Badge Meeting begins at 7:30 PM
we will be having Merit Badge Meeting in Lower Church Hall @ 7:30pm. All scouts are to be in Class B Uniform (NO SLIDES) This way your Class A is clean and pressed for Scouting for Food and Pancake Breakfast Troop fundraiser. 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 Library.
Service Patrol: Panthers please arrive early to set up LCH.
Honor Patrol: Striking Cobras –Opening and Closing
Knot of the Month” is Clove Hitch. You should also know the knots of the previous months (Square Knot, Two Half Hitches, Taught Line Hitch). Be Prepared! Is anyone ready for the “Know Knot Challenge”? Check out Taught Line animated knot link:
If you are planning on attending the November 17-19 Backpacking Trip to pouch Camp please bring attached Permission slip and $25.00 payment to the Troop meeting this week. (Click here to download Permission)
Saturday November 4, 2017
Scouting for Food – Community Service Event
Troop 37 will be participating in Class A Uniform and cover a 3 hour shift from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Stop & Shop Supermarket, 1441 Richmond Ave., Staten Island, NY. During this time, the members of the unit will hand entering shoppers a flyer and ask them to purchase non-perishable goods to donate upon exiting the store. All goods donated will support Saint Teresa’s Food Pantry, and will be given directly to Staten Island’s needy for the Holiday season. Service time will be credited towards advancement or other requirements.
Saturday Evening November 4, 2017
Set Up for Pancake Breakfast
We are scheduled to SETUP for the Pancake Breakfast at St. Teresa Conran Hall on Saturday, Evening November 4th, starting at 6:00 pm.
Sunday November 5, 2017
Troop 37 Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser
Sunday, November 5th is our annual Pancake Breakfast and Basket Bash It is our troop’s biggest fundraiser and we must all work together to make it a success. Set up for this event will take place on Saturday, November 4th beginning at 6:00 PM in the gym. Please make every effort to have your son help set up. On Sunday November 5th Class A Uniform. Breakfast service will begin after the conclusion of the 7:30 mass. The Breakfast will continue throughout the morning until 2 PM. After the conclusion of the event, we will be taking up the tables and returning the Gym to its previous state. More to Follow
Friday November 10, 2017
Veterans Day Ceremony
Boy Scout Troop 37 along with Cub Pack 37 has been requested to be the Color guard for the Veterans Day Ceremony on Friday November 10, 2017 at Corporate Park 900 South Avenue, Staten Island. The ceremony will last about 20 minutes. We have been invited to a complimentary breakfast at Hampton Inn immediately following. Everyone is welcome to attend. Class A uniforms – Cleaned and pressed – Look sharp, Shoes or Boots – no sneakers “Slides”, or sport shoes. Please arrive no later than 8:30 am This event counts as Community Service for Rank Advancement
Weekend of November 17, 18 & 19 2017
Backpacking Trip to Pouch Camp
The weekend of Friday November 17th is our annual Backpacking Trip to Pouch Camp. It’s one of the most exciting and fun trips we have. On Friday night we all come to the meeting at regular time with our packs already packed. We wake up the next morning for breakfast and then with our backpacks and equipment hike the greenbelt blue trail to pouch camp. If you are planning on attending the November 17-19 Backpacking Trip to pouch Camp please bring Permission slip and $25.00 payment to the Troop meeting this week. (Click here to download Permission)