Monthly Archives: February 2019


No Troop Meeting this week. Winter Blast Camping Trip.

Those going on the trip, please meet at the shed at 4:30 on Friday.  More info to follow.

Palm Burning

On Sunday March 3, 2019 we will be collecting palm at both the Saint Teresa’s Church and chapel. Scouts will burn the palm outside the Lower Church Hall immediately following the 12:30 Mass. These ashes will be then be blessed and used on Ash Wednesday. Community Service time will be credited for this event.  Please meet at the Lower Church Hall at 12:30 PM.  For those going to Winter Blast, we will be back in time for you to participate in this.

Upcoming events:

  • March 8- Regular Troop Meeting/Webelos Crossover
  • March 15- Regular Troop Meeting- Deadline for payment for Philadelphia trip. Flyer and Permission Slip may be found (Flyer) (Permission Slip) *Click the “Flyer” and “Permission Slip” in Parenthesses to get the PDF*
  • March 22- Regular Troop Meeting
  • March 29-31- Philadelphia Trip- Camp Musser
  • April 5- Mandatory Parents Summer Camp Meeting- at least 1 parent MUST attend.
  • April 12-14- Camping Trip- Allamuchy Scout Reservation.  Cost is $30 per person, payable as soon as possible, but no later than March 22, 2019.  Permission slip may be found (here)
  • April 19- Good Friday.  No Troop Meeting

Regular Troop Meeting- Friday, February 22 at 7:30 p.m.

Regular Troop Meeting- Friday, February 22 at 7:30 p.m.

–         Class A uniform

–         We will be beginning a series of meetings where we work on knots and lashings.  For this meeting, please review pages 359 to 371 in your Handbook.  Also, please visit this link for a refresher on the knots we will be working on-https://www.animatedknots.com/indexscouting.php

–         Service Patrol – Howling Coyotes, please arrive early to set up an get equipment from the shed

–         Program Patrol- Sly Foxes

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Winter Blast- We will be attending Winter Blast at Ten Mile River Scout Camp from Friday, March 1 to Sunday, March 3.  We will be cabin Camping.  Cost is $30. Payment must be received by this FridayFebruary 22.  A copy of the Permission slip may be found (here).


Regular Troop Meeting- Friday, February 15 at 7:30 p.m.

–         Class B T-Shirts

–         Lower Ranks will be working on physical fitness requirements, upper ranks will be helping go through equipment.

–         Service Patrol – Screaming Eagles, please arrive early to set up an get equipment from the shed

–         Program Patrol- Blackhawks

Winter Blast

We will be attending Winter Blast at Ten Mile River Scout Camp from Friday, March 1 to Sunday, March 3.  We will be cabin Camping.  Cost is $30, payable by next FridayFebruary 22.  A copy of the Permission slip may be found (here)

Philadelphia Trip

See the attached flyer (here) which contains all of the details on the trip to Philadelphia, FridayMarch 29 to Sunday, 31, 2019. Cost is $60 for all scouts and leaders who are camping.  Cost is $15 for parents who are joining us for lunch on Saturday, March 30. Payment due as soon as possible, but no later than Friday, March 15. A copy of the permission slip may be found (here).

Ski Trip

Unfortunately, due to lack of participants and projected poor conditions in March, the ski trip scheduled for March 9 has been cancelled.  We will try again next year.  Anyone who submitted payment has a credit towards future activities.


No Troop Meeting this week- Hawk Mountain Camping Trip

No Troop Meeting this week- Hawk Mountain Camping Trip

Those going to Hawk Mountain, meet at the shed on Friday at 4:30.  More info to follow.

Upcoming events:

Friday, February 15– Regular Troop Meeting

Friday, February 22– Regular Troop Meting

Friday, March 1 to Sunday, March 3– Winter Blast at Ten Mile River

Friday, March 8– Regular Troop Meeting/Webelos Crossover