Author Archives: BillS

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 […]

Camping Trip to CAMP POUCH MAY 30- June 1, 201

  Place: Camp Pouch, Staten Island Date: Friday, May 30 – Sunday June1,2014 Meet at OLA on Friday at 6 pm We will return on Sunday about 10 – 11 am Cost: $20 & Scouts should bring a bag lunch. Return your permission slip at the troop meeting For more info contact Tom Kramer – Scoutmaster.

BLUE MAN GROUP SPECIAL SCOUT DAY – September 28,2014

GNYC Boy Scouts have partnered with Blueman Group for special Scout day. This event is open to all Scouts and families This event includes show ticket, meet and greet with performers after the show and a patch. For those unfamiliar with Blueman Group it is an exciting show combining art, music and technology that has been running […]

Camping Trip to Philadelphia/ Pine Hill Scout Reservation

  Place: Pine Hill Scout Reservation, Pine Hill,N.J. – Philadelphia Date: Tuesday, April 15th – Friday, April 18th, 2014 Meet at OLA on Tuesday at 4 pm We will return on Friday about 12 – 1 pm Cost: $70 & Scouts should bring a bag lunch. Return your permission slip at the troop meeting For more info […]

WREATH SALE FUNDRAISER

TROOP 23 WREATH SALE WHEN:  Saturday DECEMBER 7th & Sunday DECEMBER 8th Saturday DECEMBER 14th & Sunday DECEMBER 15th TIME:   between the hours of 8:30am and 6pm on December  8th  and from 8:30am and 1pm on December 15th. On December 7th and 14th we will also need help for 2 hours for the 5pm mass. […]

Religious Awards To Be Presented

On Sunday Nov 10th during the 10:30 Mass at Our Lady of Angels Church there will be 1 Boy Scout and 2 Cub Scouts from Troop and Pack 23 receiving special religious awards. All Scouts are to be in full uniform and meet By OLA school by 10:15.

Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark – “Community Super Hero” Days on Broadway

  Not Available to the General Public! The Premiere of our Award-Winning Exclusive Boy/Girl Scouts, Students & Families Events: Spider-Man “Community Super Hero” Days on Broadway Saturday, January 25, 2014 Saturday, May 10, 2014 Interactive Broadway Workshop from 9:00 AM-11:15 AM Broadway Matinee of Spider-Man at 2:00 PM The Exciting Education Workshop includes…  Interact […]

NEW!! BOY SCOUT ETHICS & SERVICE AWARDS

    Scout Parents & Leaders, We’re pleased to announce that our National Office has created a whole new series of awards for Outdoor Ethics & service! Awards are age-appropriate, and help you reward your Scouts for living up to the values of Scouting! Here are the links for Cub, Boy Scout, and Venturing awards- […]

Camping Trip to Camp Bullowa

  Place: Camp Bullowa, Stony Point, NY Date: Saturday, November 3,2013 – Sunday, November 4, 2013 Meet at OLA on Saturday at 8 am We will return onSunday about 10 – 11 am Cost: $25 & Scouts should bring a bag lunch. Return your permission slip at the troop meeting For more info contact Tom Kramer – Scoutmaster.