Scouts should check this page often for messages from the Scoutmaster,
important information and leadership resources.
PATROL CONTEST: Make a Patrol Flag. Worth 5 Scoutmaster points (no flag = minus 5 points for that Patrol). Will be judged on creativity, quality, appearance and compliance.
Scouts in leadership positions are expected to take the JLOW training on 11/8 and Den Chiefs/Webelos Den Chiefs are expected to take the Den Chief training on 10/25.
Our next Patrol Leaders' Council will be Sunday, November 16th at 6:15 - 7:45 pm at Plandome Village Hall. The agenda will be to plan the December Troop Meetings. Scouts who hold the following positions must attend:
Senior Patrol Leader
Patrol Leader (or Asst PL if PL unavailable)
ASMs and JASMs are welcome too (RSVP please). Pizza will be served. Civilian clothing permitted.
The theme for December is Tracking. Scouts MUST come prepared with ideas for the December Troop meetings' activities, skill practice, contests, games, etc (Google it!), whether related to the theme or not.
The Matinecock Order of the Arrow next two meetings will be held on 10/16 and 11/16 at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 85 Center Street, Williston Park from 7:30 to 9:00 pm.
Must Check Out:
Two Pioneering Techniques (9/11/14)
Keep Your Camping Gear Dry (9/4/14)
The Patrol's Journey (7/4/14)
Ten Essentials for Camping (6/13/14)
Outdoor Footwear Basics (6/6/14)
Choosing the Right Backpack (5/30/14)
Outdoor Clothing 101 (5/23/14)
Sleeping Bags 101 (5/16/14)
Three Gear Tips for Parents (5/8/14)
Wannabe or Real Leader (4/28/14)
One Man Show or Team (4/28/14
Third Option for Patrol Leaders (4/24/14)
Conquer Camp Chores (4/18/14)
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