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  • Our next Patrol Leaders' Council will be Sunday, October 19th at 6:15 - 7:45 pm at Plandome Village Hall. The agenda will be to plan the November Troop Meetings. Scouts who hold the following positions must attend:
Senior Patrol Leader
Assistant SPL
Patrol Leader (or Asst PL if PL unavailable)
Troop Guide

ASMs and JASMs are welcome too (RSVP please).  Pizza will be served. Civilian clothing permitted. 

The theme for November is High Adventure.  Scouts MUST come prepared with ideas for the November 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.

  • PATROL CONTEST: Make a Patrol Flag. Worth 5 SM points (no flag = minus 10 points for that Patrol).  Will be judged on creativity, quality, appearance and compliance. 
  • flag no larger than 2 feet by 3 feet attached to a wood or aluminum pole no longer than 5 feet
  • must be made by Patrol members (not commercially made or purchased)
  • may not be worked on at Troop meetings
  • must have at least Troop number and Patrol name
  • must be appropriate as per your adult leaders' standards and for any Scouting event
  • must be presented at the 11/6 Troop meeting

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