Monthly Archives: October 2011

Staten Island Scouting For Food

The annual Staten Island Scouting For Food drive will be hold on Saturday, November 5th 2011.

To participate, a unit will show up at their scheduled supermarket at either 9 AM or 12 PM, and cover a 3 hour shift. During this time, the members of the unit will ask entering shoppers to purchase non-perishable goods to donate upon exiting the store. All goods donated will be picked up by Project Hospitality at the store location, and will be given directly to Staten Island’s needy for the Holiday season.

Any Unit interested in helping out is asked to please contact Greg Mustoe –

Scouting For Food has been a huge success in the past, and we need Staten Island’s help to make 2011 another great year!

Dining to Donate – Perkins Restaurant

Come help support the Staten Island Boy Scouts and enjoy a great meal Tuesday, November 15 All Day Long!!!

Come for Breakfast, Lunch and/or Dinner

All Staten Island Perkins Locations

1745 Forest Ave.

1409 Hylan Blvd.

4370 Amboy Rd.

The Staten Island Boy Scouts will receive 15% of your bill.

*You must present the attached flyer to your waitress*

2011 Perkins Flyer

Aquehonga District Bowl-a-Thon

Saturday, November 26th
Sunday, November 27th

Showplace Entertainment Center
141 East Service Road
Travis, Staten Island, N.Y. 10314

$20 per Bowler
(Includes 2 games, shoes, hot dog, and soda)

Please respond by November 18th, to
Greg Mustoe

2011 Bowl-a-thon Flyer

Patriots’ Path Council University of Scouting

Our friends and neighbors at Patriot’s Path Council have invited the Scouters in the Greater New York Council to join them at the – Patriots’ Path Council University of Scouting on Saturday, December 3, 2011 at Randolph Middle School in Randolph, NJ.

Please tell your unit leaders and fellow trainers – And be sure to say hello to Mary Ruth Lareau – Chancellor, PPC University of Scouting.

The “EARLY BIRD SPECIAL” $15 tuition rate is about to expire for the Patriots’ Path Council University of Scouting!

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Order of the Arrow Pig Roast

Saturday, October 29,2011
Berlin Lodge at 6PM
Cost: Adults – $10.00
Youth (5 to 12) – $5.00
Under 5 years old – FREE

Chicken will be available in place of pork Plan on attending – Tear off the bottom of the attached flier, e-mail to, or mail to John Perchiacca 48 Willow Wood Lane, SI,NY 10308 by 20 October 2011


A Family in Need: Car Wash Fundraiser

Date: Sunday, October 16, 2011
Time: 9:30 am till 2:30 pm
Place: Sacred Heart School rear parking lot. Entrance Castleton avenue. Exit to Cary Avenue
Price: Donation

The Members of Troop / Pack 74 of Sacred Heart Church / School, are hosting a Car Wash fundraiser. This fundraiser is not to raise funds for our Scouts, not to raise funds to save Pouch Camp nor to raise funds for our church or school, but to raise funds for a family in need.

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Operation Christmas Child

My name is Michael Weinberg and I am the Volunteer Coordinator for Operation Christmas Child (OCC) on Staten Island. Mr. Jim Falcone, leader of Pack 36, recommended that I contact you regarding the possibility of sharing the 2011 OCC project.

Last year, Pack 36 and several Girl Scout troops participated in OCC 2010, collecting items and filling shoe boxes for kids in need around the world. For their efforts in this project they earned an OCC patch, as recognized by both the BSA and GSA. Our collection week is November 14th thru the 21st this year, and there are several ways Packs and Troops can get involved.

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NEW Tribute in Light Council Shoulder Patch

Fellow Scouters,

‘The City that Never Sleeps’, ‘The Greatest City on Earth’ or ‘The City So Nice, They Named it Twice’ are just a few of the many nicknames we’ve come to know and love for our hometown of New York City. Arguably, the most popular of its many nicknames is “The Big Apple” and the Greater New York Councils is excited to announce a new series of CSPs to be released under that same banner.

Annually, the “Big Apple Series” will celebrate a famous NYC landmark, icon or
anniversary in a limited edition Council Shoulder Patch. Wherever our Scouts may travel, they will always have a picture of the Big Apple to wear proudly on their sleeves.

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Aquehonga District Ice Skating Fundraiser

Saturday, January 21st
2:30 to 4:30
Staten Island Skating Pavilion
3080 Arthur Kill Road
Staten Island, NY

$14 per skater
(Includes admission fee and skate rental)

Be sure to use the Boy Scout Register when you enter.

Sign up for the Cub and Boy Scout Skating awards at:

Space is limited, and prior skating experience required. Classes for the badges and belt loops available from 12:30 tp 4:30.

For more info contact Greg Mustoe at

2012 Ice Skating Fundraiser