No Troop Meeting this week- Allamuchy Trip

Meet at the shed at 5 pm on Friday.  More info to follow. Drivers still needed for Friday and/or Sunday

Upcoming Events:

Friday, April 19– No Troop Meeting- Good Friday

Friday, April 26– Regular Troop Meeting at 7:30. Camporee prep.

Saturday, April 27- Hammer & Saw Day at 9 am at Pouch Camp- this is worth 50 points towards our Camporee score, however, we need 50% of scouts in attendance to earn that.  Please make every effort to attend.

Camporee- May 3-5 at Pouch Camp.  Cost is $30 per person.  Permission slip may be found (here)  Payment is due as soon as possible, but no later than Friday, April 26.


Mandatory Parents Summer Camp Meeting- Friday, April 5 at 7:30

Mandatory Parents Summer Camp Meeting- Friday, April 5 at 7:30- At least 1 parent must attend

–         GREENBAR meeting at 6:30.  Senior Patrol and all Patrol Leaders must attend.

–         Scouts will be working on menus for the Allamuchy trip and will be beginning Camporee prep.

–         Uniform standards are relaxed this week.  Wear the shirt or jersey of your favorite sports team.

–         Service Patrol- Screaming Eagles- please arrive by 7:15 to set up

–         Program Patrol- Howling Coyotes

–         Scouts- be sure to get your merit badge selections to Mr. Carp by Friday.  First year scouts, please let Mr. Carp know by Friday if you are attending summer camp so he can register you for the Pathfinder Program.

–         We will also be raffling off a fully paid one week stay at Hawk Mountain for a lucky scoutas well as a fully paid Friday night stay at the Micro Hotel for some lucky parent(s). Parents attending Summer Camp meeting will receive a raffle ticket at no cost….(one per family). Must be present to win.

Camporee- May 3-5 at Pouch Camp.  Cost is $30 per person.  Permission slip may be found (here)  Payment is due as soon as possible, but no later than Friday, April 26.

Adventure Park of Long Island Trip– Sunday June 9 at 2 pm.  Please see the attached flyer (here) Cost is $4 per climber payable as soon as possible, but no later than Friday, May 17.


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

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

–         We will be having a very special guest speaker giving a presentation on Urban Hiking in preparation for the Philadelphia Trip

–         Class A Uniforms

–         Program Patrol- Blackhawks

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

Matt Bilotto Eagle Project- Saturday, March 23 at 9 am– Scroll down for more information.

Allamuchy Trip- April 12-14.  Last Call.  Permission slips and payment of $30 must be received by this Friday, March 22. Permission slip may be found (here)

Adventure Park of Long Island Trip– this trip which was postponed from the fall due to inclement weather has been rescheduled toSunday June 9 at 2 pm.  Please see the attached flyer (here) Cost is $45 payable as soon as possible, but no later than Friday, May 17.

Upcoming Events:

March 29-31– Philadelphia Trip

April 5- Mandatory Summer Camp Meeting.  At least 1 parent must attend.

April 12-14- Allamuchy Trip

April 19- No Meeting.  Good Friday

April 26- Regular Troop Meeting

May 3-5- Camporee at Pouch Camp


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

–          Class A uniform

–         Bring your Handbooks

–         We will continue working on knots and begin working on lashings. Visit this link for a refresher- https://www.animatedknots.com/indexscouting.php Pay special attention to the Timber Hitch, Square Lashing and Diagonal Lashing.

–         Program Patrol- Screaming Eagles

–         Service Patrol- Roaring Tigers.  Please arrive by 7:15 to set up.

Philadelphia Trip- March 29-31LAST CALL. Click for Flyer and Permission Slip.  All payments MUST be received by this Friday, March 15.  No exceptions.

Allamuchy Trip- April 12-14.  Permission Slip may be found (here).  Payment of $30 is due as soon as possible, but no later than Friday, March 22.


Webelos Crossover Troop Meeting- Friday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m and Committee Meeting

Parents Committee Meeting – Thursday, March 7 at 7:30

In the Parish House.  All parents are encouraged to attend. There are plenty of opportunities to get involved.

Webelos Crossover Troop Meeting- Friday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m

–          This Friday we will be welcoming 10 new scouts from Pack 37 into our Troop. Please make every effort to attend to welcome your new fellow scouts.

–          GREENBAR will meet at 6:30.  Senior Patrol and all Patrol Leaders are required to attend.

–          Class A uniform

–          After the crossover ceremony, we will be hearing from a guest speaker

–          Senior Patrol will be the Service Patrol

Philadelphia Trip- March 29-31

Flyer is found (here) and Permission Slip may be found (here)  All payments MUST be received by Friday, March 15.  No exceptions.

Allamuchy Trip- April 12-14 

Permission Slip may be found (here) Payment of $30 is due as soon as possible, but no later than Friday, March 22.


Passing of Thomas Jakubowski

It is with deepest regret to inform you that Thomas Jakubowski, age 89, of Port Richmond, passed away on February 27, 2019. He was the beloved father of David Jakubowski (Assistant Scoutmaster) and his wife Claire; cherished grandfather of Troop 37 Eagle Scouts Daniel, Justin, and Robert. Family and friends will be received at the Matthew Funeral Home, Inc., 2508 Victory Boulevard, on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. On Monday, March 4th, at 11:00 am A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Adalbert’s R.C. Church (337 Morningstar Road).  Repast to follow at 12:30 pm at the Staaten.


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).