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Community Service Arielle Newman Run – July 4th

ANewmanRunLogoThis 4th of July, Troop 37 Scouts have an opportunity to do a couple of hours of Community Service and be home before lunch at the Arielle Newman Race – 5 Mile Run. Scouts and Parents can also help man water stations along the route.

08:00 AM Monday, 4th of July

Meet at 08:00 AM at the Registration Table just inside the park by the Corner of Clove Road and Forest Avenue Race will begin at 9:00 and is over in approximately 1 hour. Wear a Troop Class B T-shirt with any shorts/or pants

Please come out and lend a hand if you can.

Arielle Newman, sister of Troop 37 Alumni – Eagle Scouts Keith Newman and Kyle Newman, was an award-winning track and cross country runner for Notre Dame Academy High School, Staten Island. She was the 2005 and 2006 Staten Island Girls High School Varsity Cross Country Champion. Arielle was a captain of the track team and voted MVP. She was a Staten Island Advance All Star four times, once posthumously. Arielle died April 3, 2007 from an aspirin-like ingredient, methyl salicylate, found in over the counter muscle creams. The Newman family and friends picked up the torch from the Pepper Martin Run continuing a Fourth of July tradition. This Run is in her honor and to foster awareness of the dangers of this ingredient


Passing of Helen Jakubowski

It is with deep sadness that we must inform you of the passing of Helen T. Jakubowski, devoted wife of Thomas J. Jakubowski, loving mother of Diane Darconte, Thomas R. and his wife, Maria, and David and his wife, Claire. She was the cherished “Babcia” of Cara, Dean-Na, and our Troop 37 Eagle Scouts Daniel, Justin, and Robert. She is also survived by two great-grandchildren, Crystal and Amber. She was the dear sister of Irene Guzik, Sophie Pohl, Eleanor Waszak, Alice Welsh, Stella Cleaver, and brothers, Edmund and Chester Guzik. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, and a great cook of her Polish recipes.

Friends may visit Tuesday, June 28th, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m at:

Matthew Funeral Home, Inc., 2508 Victory Blvd. at Willowbrook Road, S.I., NY 10314
(718) 761-5544; www.matthewfuneralhome.com

In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated to:

Parkinson Disease Foundation, P.O. Box 6012, Albert Lea, Minn. 56007-9805.

Funeral services are on Wednesday at 9:45 a.m from the Matthew Funeral Home.

The Funeral Mass is at 10:30 a.m. at St. Adalbert’s R.C. Church.

Interment is in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

See more at: http://www.matthewfuneralhome.com/obituaries/helen-t-jakubowski/#


Robert Jakubowski Eagle Project

To all scouts, leaders, and parents,

The time has come for me to take the next step on my road to Eagle. My eagle project will be taking place at Great Kills Park located at the corner of Hylan Blvd. and Buffalo St. on Saturday March, 12 beginning at 8:30-9 AM. We will be meeting at the Education Field Station. The field station is located past the large parking lot on your left and the ranger building on your right. Signs will indicate where to go. Back-in parking to the fence.

The project will consist of painting and mounting new bird feeders, cleaning existing feeders, and cleaning/sweeping the site and building. Supplies will be provided as well as food and drink. In the event of inclement weather, a rain date will be provided in the near future.

If you will be able to attend please email me or let me know at this Friday’s meeting.

I apologize for it being on such short notice but the opportunity presented itself. I am grateful in advance for any time or help you can provide.

Sincerely,
Robert Jakubowski


Camping Trip for Jan 22ND-23RD, 2016 – Cancelled – Weather Call

CANCELLED – WEATHER CALL

A Winter Storm Watch has been posted for most NJ counties for Friday night through Sunday morning Winds may gust to 20-35 mph inland and 50-60 mph at the coast. Snow totals are forecasted to be greatest in SouthWest NJ and lowest along the coast and in the north.

Impacts may include travel hazards, high winds, coastal flooding and cold temps. Coastal locations should be prepared for moderate to major flooding. Power outages may occur with high winds and heavy, wet snow accumulation on trees and power lines. Flooded and icy roadways and snow will create slippery areas on untreated roads and sidewalks.

Reimbursements will be made at a future date.

“If you err on the side of caution when you are deciding what to do, you do the thing that is safe instead of taking unnecessary risk.” – Mr. Di Trani


Troop Meeting 7:30 PM Friday January 8, 2016

Troop Meeting 7:30 PM Friday January 8, 2016Uniform: Class A.  We will be reviewing First Aid and the new BSA Rank Requirements that affect all Ranks

Green Bar Meeting Begins at 6:30pm

Please find attached to this email a permission slip for the  Friday, January 22 to Sunday, January 24, 2016- Camping Trip to Durland  Scout Reservation, located 1 Clear Lake, Putnam Valley, NY 10579. We are sleeping in Cabins and the cost of the Trip is $30.00 per person.  We need to obtain an accurate headcount to accurately plan menus and purchase the appropriate amount of food. With a Troop of this size we have logistical issues and also need ample time to ensure we have enough drivers. Therefore the cutoff date to have your slip and payment submitted in order to attend this trip will be Friday, January 15th. That is the last meeting before the trip.

 

If attending Please Print out the attached form we need a hard copy , or you may obtain one that will be available at the Troop meeting.