Author Archives: BillS

IT’S THAT TIME! DEPOSIT FOR SUMMER CAMP!! on Parents night $25.00

IT’S THAT TIME! ARE YOU REGISTERED FOR SUMMER CAMP!! $25 CAMPER DEPOSITS ARE DUE NOW – 3/21 PARENTS NIGHT TEN MILE RIVER SCOUT CAMP – AQUEHONGA July 17 to 23rd. Also to help Scouts get to summer camp are GNYC Campership Applications. Available Now for Cub and Boy Scouts attached is an application for your […]

2017 National Jamboree

The 2017 National Scout Jamboree will take place July 19 – 28, 2017 at the Summit in the New River Gorge area of West Virginia and REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Jamborees are one of the Boy Scouts of America’s coolest traditions. They’ve been around since 1937, are held every four years and just get better […]

Committee Member and former Scoutmaster, John Vesey, receives the Silver Antelope Award

Congratulations to John Vesey for receiving the 2015 Silver Antelope Award.  First awarded in 1943, the Silver Antelope Award is presented for outstanding service to youth within one of the four regions of the BSA. Also Congratulations to Antonio Gonzalez of – Pack 23 & Tom Mascialino –of Troop 23 on receiving the Unit Spark Plug Award. […]

Video From The Cook-O-Ree at Camp Alpine

Sledding Video from Troop 23’s Winter Camping Trip To TMR

Camping Merit Badge

Scouts of Troop 23, As Spring approaches, were going to spend more days camping, camping in tents, not Cabins. A large part of being a scout is enjoying the outdoors. But as Scouts, we must learn to be good campers, safe in our outdoor adventures, and good stewards of our environment. That’s is why the […]

TROOP WREATH SALE 2014

TROOP 23 WREATH SALE WHEN: Saturday DECEMBER 6th & Sunday DECEMBER 7th Saturday DECEMBER 13th & Sunday DECEMBER 14th TIME: between the hours of 8:30am and 6pm on December 6th & 7th and from 8:30am and 1pm on December 14th and on the 13th we will also need help for 2 hours for the 5pm […]

Scout Service Day -Floyd Bennett Field -October 18, 2014

Get Ready For The BSA’s Kindle Library

The Boy Scouts of America is in the process of making its merit badge pamphlets available for purchase on Amazon’s Kindle platform. That means you’ll be able to download the pamphlets (and other official BSA books) on any Kindle device, or through any of the free Kindle reader apps available for computers and portable devices […]

OLA SCOUT LEADERS TO BE AWARDED SILVER BEAVER, DISTRICT AWARD OF MERIT & SPARK PLUG AWARDS

  Brooklyn Scout Leaders, When I think of the end of the season in the NBA, or NHL or MLB, I always think about who is winning the most prized end-of-year awards for the most valuable players on the various teams! Well, Scouting is no different, it’s the end of our Scouting season and now […]