Category Archives: Troop Information

More Eagle Scout Scholarships

Besides the National Eagle Scout Association (NESA) Academic Scholarship, and the NESA Merit Scholarships, which we have covered over the past two days, there are other scholarships available to Eagle Scouts. Before I get started, know that this list is no where near complete. I would encourage you to check with your local Council to […]


Eagle Scouts who will graduate from high school in spring 2009 and plan to attend an accredited college or university that awards a bachelor’s degree can apply now for a National Eagle Scout Association (NESA) scholarship. In addition to their Eagle Scout rank, the candidates must have acceptable SAT and/or ACT scores, as judged by […]

Plan now for BSA’s centennial jamboree

For an organization that turns 100 in 2010, the BSA still knows how to party.  Planned as “the best, most exciting, fun-filled, safest jamboree ever,” according to John Alline, national jamboree director, the 2010 National Scout Jamboree will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Boy Scouts from July 26 to Aug. 4 at Fort A.P. […]

Junior Leaders Complete CPR Training

Congratulations to Tom Kramer, Alex Beta and John Fox on completing their CPR certification.

Troop Camping Trip- District Camporee

Place: Camp Pouch, Staten Island Date: May 30th -June 1, 2008 Cost: $20 We will  be meeting at 6pm on Friday and returning at about 11am on Sunday. Scouts are to bring a sandwich for lunch and plan for breakfast on a Patrol Basis. with cost determined by the Patrol. All other meals will be Troop cooking. For […]

Mother’s Day Fund Raiser

Date: Mother’s Day Sunday May 11, 2008 Meet at O.L.A. in front of the church at 8 a.m. We should be finished by 12 p.m.      We are selling plants to raise funds for the summer trip to Tenneesee. All Scouts must be in full uniform!

“Trail to Eagle” Seminar and Workshop

“Trail to Eagle” Seminar and Workshop Wed May 14, 2008 7:15 PM         For Boy Scouts First Class and Above, their Parents, Troop Leaders and Troop Committee Members to help Scouts advance to Eagle Scout   Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church School 8502 Ridge Boulevard (Entrance on 85th Street)   Including: – […]

Run, Don’t Walk, to Join the 10th Annual BSA 5K in Central Park!

Spring is just around the corner, and that means it’s almost time for the annual 5K Run/Walk to support Scouting in New York City. This year’s run will take place on Thursday, May 15th in Central Park.  Corporate teams and individual runners are encouraged to come out and have fun while supporting our youth programs. A post-race […]

Troop Camping Trip

Place: Treasure Island Scout Reservation Date: April 12th &13th,2008 Cost: $10 We will  be meeting at 7:30am on Saturday and returning at about 2pm on Sunday. Scouts are to bring lunch and food will be provided on a Patrol Basis. with cost determined by the Patrol For more info contact Tom Kramer – Scoutmaster. Remember to turn in your […]

Day Hike to NYFD Safety Zone & Sony Wonder tech Lab

  Date: Saturday, March 29 ,2008 Day Hike to NYFD Safety Zone & Sony Wondertech Lab 34 West 51st Street New York, NY 10020 Meet at OLA at 8:30am Return to OLA at 3pm Cost: $5 admission to NYFD Safety Zone plus roundtrip train fare & whatever you will need for lunch and souvinirs.