Author Archives: BillS

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 […]

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 […]