Author Archives: BillS


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 […]


    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 […]