Zack Kaltenmeier

This Week’s Meetings and News

Parents’ Committee Meeting Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 7:30 in the Parish House.  All parents are encouraged to attend.

Regular Troop Meeting– Friday, January 4, 2019 at 7:30.

GREENBAR will meet at 6:30 PM prior to Troop Meeting.  All Senior Patrol members & all Patrol Leaders are required to attend.

–         Please note there is no Religious Emblems meeting this week.  The next one will be January 11 at 6:30.

–         The meeting will involve the Cyber Chip, which is a requirement for the Scout and Star ranks and needs to be refreshed every year.

–         Class A Uniforms.

–         We are also going to be reviewing knots. If you need a refresher, click here-

Hawk Mountain Trip– we will be cabin camping at Hawk Mountain from Friday, February 8 to Sunday, February 10.  The cost is $30.  The permission slip may be found here.  Please remit payment ASAP, but no later than Friday, January 25, 2019.

Finally, Happy New Year to all Troop 37 Family and Friends

Regular Troop Meeting- Friday, December 14

Regular Troop Meeting- Friday, December 14 at 7:30 in the LCH

We will be having a special guest speaker who is going to do a workshop on survival

–         Class B Uniforms

–         Service Patrol- Screaming Eagles.  Please arrive early to set up.

–         Program Patrol- Blackhawks

Upcoming events- Troop 37 Christmas Part- Friday, December 21 at 7:30 in the LCH Details to follow.

Regular Troop Meeting- Friday, November 30 at 7:30 in the LCH

Regular Troop Meeting- Friday, November 30 at 7:30 in the LCH

–         Anyone working on a Religious Emblem with Mr. Jerome will meet at 6:30

–         Class A Uniforms

–         We will be working on First Aid skills and Rank advancements.  Please review pages 120-141 in your Handbook and bring your Handbook.

–         Service Patrol- Black Hawks.  Please arrive early to set up.

–         Program Patrol- Screaming Eagles

Service Project- Saturday, December 1 at 9 am in front of the Gym.

–         We will be assisting the St. Teresa’s Holy Name Society in putting up Christmas trees.  This activity is appropriate for the older scouts.  The HNS will also be decorating the trees, either later on Saturday or on Sunday. That part is appropriate for the younger scouts.  Additional information on the decorating will be provided.  Service time will be awarded.

Regular Troop Meeting- Friday, November 9

Regular Troop Meeting- Friday, November 9 at 7:30 in the LCH

–         Anyone working on a Religious Emblem with Mr. Jerome will meet at 6:30

–         Class A Uniforms

–         We will be working on Map & Compass skills.  Please bring a compass.

–         Service Patrol- Sly Foxes.  Please arrive early to set up.

–         Program Patrol- Howling Coyotes

Veteran’s Day Ceremony- Monday November 12 We have once again been invited by Mr. and Mrs. Nicotra to participate in the Veteran’s Day Ceremony next Monday at 900 South Avenue.  Everyone should be off from school that day and available to attend.  Please arrive no later than 8:45 in Full Class A uniform with Merit Badge sash.  We are also invited to a brunch at the Hampton Inn immediately following the ceremony.

The Passing of Margaret Anne Boyer

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Boyer family as they mourn the passing of Margaret Anne Boyer beloved mother of Mr. Allen Boyer and grandmother of Scout Thomas Boyer. Please keep the family in your prayers during this difficult time. Please also read the attached obituary and share it with your scouts as Mrs. Boyer had an amazing life and was very accomplished especially when you consider the period of time that she grew up in.

Troop Meeting Friday October 12, 2018

–         Class A Uniforms

–         We will be discussing hiking skills in preparation for the trip to Quail Hill.  Please read pages 262-283 in your Handbook

–         Program Patrol- Howling Coyotes

–         Service Patrol- Sly Foxes.  Please arrive 15 minutes early to set up



Joe Ferretti’s Eagle Project Needs Your Help

My Eagle project will take place at Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Ave. 10306, on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6TH @ 8:30 AM with a rain date of SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7TH. We will be meeting in the main parking lot. The project involves scraping and painting of the fence around the courthouse. All supplies/equipment will be provided, as well as breakfast and lunch.

Please let me know if you will be able to attend. You can text/call me at 917-636-2567 or e-mail at Any time given will be greatly appreciated. In addition, this is a great opportunity to fulfill service hours and/or advancement requirements!

Thank you in advance for your support!

Joe Ferretti

Troop Meeting Friday September 14, 2018 – 7:30 pm Uniform Class A

We will be working on Cooking Requirements for Tenderfoot, First Class and Second Class

Please bring your Scout Handbook

Volunteer Opportunity – The Staten Island Shakespearean Theatre Company needs help with their production of Measure for Measure inside Fort Tompkins at Fort Wadsworth  They need volunteers to help direct audience members to Fort Tompkins from the Visitor Center parking lot, and then helping them with seats (some bring their own), handing out programs, giving out water, and just general help. The have a very large number of elderly people that come see the show and who will need help. The shows are September 15, 16 & 22, 23 at 4:00pm.  If you are interested in helping, please let Mr. Pfuhler know.

Troop 37 Annual Family-Alumni Canoe Trip June 22nd-24th, 2018

Troop 37 Annual Family-Alumni Canoe Trip June 22nd-24th, 2018

Please meet at the shed 4:30 PM sharp for this weekend’s Canoe trip. We are leaving at 5:00 PM. Take note of the following:

[ ] Bring a sandwich or something for Friday night’s dinner.
[ ] Make sure you turned in Liability form signed by a Parent
[ ] Pack using a duffle bag or soft pack NO Frame BACKPACKS (save space)

[ ] Bring old sneakers or water shoes for canoeing that won’t fall off –NOT Sandals.
[ ] Bring a wide brim hat / Sunscreen/ sun block for sun protection.
[ ] Bring a cup – You won’t need a mess kit.
[ ] Bring a towel.
[ ] Camp Chair to sit in

[ ] Appropriate Clothing Sweatshirt / Raingear

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

[ ] A Small String bag with Ziploc bag inside or waterproof bag to tie onto canoe for belongings while on river

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Troop Meeting Friday June 01, 2018

Troop Meeting Friday June 01, 2018

[ ] Everyone please bring your Scout Handbooks we are updating Troop Master Files, also completed requirements from the Camporee need to be transcribed. Class A Uniform – NO Slides

[ ] If you are attending Troop Canoe Trip{Canoe Trip Flier 2018} please bring payment and signed forms

Liability Form {Liability Waiver 2018Permission Slip {Permission Slip Canoe Trip 2018}

Please turn in Summer Camp Medical