Author Archives: BillS

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 […]


    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.

CAMPING TRIP TO VALLEY FORGE, Pa March 27th -29th, 2013

  Place: Valley Forge, Pa Date: Wednesday, March 27th – Friday, March 29th,2013 Meet at OLA on Wednesday at 10 am We will return on Friday about 1- 2 pm Cost: $35 & Scouts should bring a bag lunch. Parents may come along on this trip and the cost for adults is $45 Return your permission […]

Summer Camp Campership Applications & Deposits are due March 25

  To All Parents, For all Scouts attending summer camp deposits and campership application forms must be in by the next meeting Monday March 25th. Attached is the form . Again please have both the form and deposit in by Monday. Please leave the deposit paid section blank.  Any questions or concerns please contact me. Thank You, […]


The Troop will be selling Easter Plants on Sunday March 24th from 9am to 1pm. Scouts will be in front of the church and must be in FULL UNIFORM.

Troop Camping Trip to Camp Pouch – January 18 – 20, 2013

Place: Camp Pouch, Staten Island Date: Friday, January 18 – Sunday, January 20,2013 Meet at OLA on Friday at 5:30 pm We will return on Sunday about 1 pm Cost: $35 & Scouts should bring a bag lunch. Return your permission slip at the troop meeting on May 21st Troop Meeting. For more info contact Tom Kramer – Scoutmaster. […]

The Ultimate List of Scouting Apps

Once upon a time, we used maps printed on paper to find our way. We studied laminated sky charts to identify constellations. We counted seconds after thunder strikes to locate storms. What were we thinking? Today, thanks to the ubiquitous smartphone, we can do all that and more with a few taps. As Scout leaders, we can […]

Search and Rescue merit badge requirements released

    The hotly anticipated debut of Search and Rescue merit badge — the BSA’s 130th current merit badge — has finally arrived. Search and Rescue merit badge, or SAR for short, has an official earn date of Monday, Aug. 20. That’s the first day Scouts can start working on requirements for the merit badge. Of course, […]

Service at Camp Alpine

We pass this along from Camping Services. Anyone who can be of assistance is encouraged to lend a hand. We, as the Greater New York Councils, wholeheartedly hope that you and your family members and those in your lodges are safe in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. We understand that many people throughout New York […]