Monthly Archives: December 2012

2012 Blog Stats

WordPress.com prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog site.  I thought you might enjoy reading thru some of the key stats from the report.  There’s a link, below to take you to the full report. Here’s an excerpt: 600 … Continue reading

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Obligations of an Eagle

One of the traditional elements of some Eagle Scout Court of Honor programs is the description of the “Obligations of an Eagle Scout.”  Over time, people have thoughtfully crafted this story to highlight five key principles of scouting that an … Continue reading

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Mattameechen District Merit Badge Fair (2/9-10/2013)

Who?     Central NJ Council (but open to any registered scout regardless of council affiliation) When?   February 9 at 8:00 AM AND February 10 at 8:30 AM Where? Herbert Hoover Middle School 174 Jackson Ave Edison, NJ 08817 Cost?   Early Registration … Continue reading

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Reminder – No Troop Meeting Tonight or Next Week

There will be no troop meeting tonight or next Monday evening.  We’re taking a short break so that our scouts can spend time with their families. See you at our bowling outing on 12/28/2012 or at our next meeting on … Continue reading

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Devotional – What is a “good turn?”

Boy Scouts of America has a slogan – “Do a good turn daily.” A “Good Turn” may seem an odd phrase in 2012 since it is a quaint, old-fashioned expression that really just means a good deed or a favor. … Continue reading

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2012 Mini-Klondike (December 7-8, 2012)

Rain, chill and gloomy skies won’t stop our troop from camping! We headed out to the Montville Park on Friday evening with our Klondike sleds, tents and extra sets of dry clothes (just in case). Setting up in the park, … Continue reading

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Bowling Trip – Reminder

Parents and Scouts, please bring $15 per bowler to tonight’s meeting to confirm your spot at the upcoming bowling event.

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