Category Archives: Family

Scout Day with Spider-Man On Broadway! 2014

Scout Leaders,

Spider-Man “Community Super Hero” Scouts/Students Days on Broadway – Saturday January 25, 2014 and Saturday May 17, 2014! Workshop from 9:00 AM to 11:15 AM – Performance at 2:00PM on Broadway!

Here’s your chance to:

  • Interact with a Scout Community of your Peers from Around the World
  • Enjoy Behind the Scenes High Profile Key Note Speaker,
  • Learn Music and Choreography from the Show,
  • Present Community Service Projects for a chance to win a backstage visit
  • Interact with Spider-Man Cast Members and Behind the Scenes Creative Team Professionals in a Question and Answer Session and
  • Attend the 2:00pm Matinee Performance of Spider-Man with an Audience of Scouts from Across the Country!

Package includes Interactive Workshop, Resource Guide and Preferred Seating to the Show! No orders taken after December 20, 2013 for January 25, 2014 or after April 9, 2014 for May 10, 2014.*Workshop location will be announced at a later date.

See attached flier for full details.

Spider-Man Flyer

Toys for Tots – 2014

The annual Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program is underway. The Staten Island Detachment, of the Marine Corps League, is looking for help from Staten Island Packs, Troops, Crews, and Posts to assist.

Scouting Units are asked to bring unwrapped toys, for boys or girls, aged 1 to 12, to the Detachment headquarters:
46 Marine Corps Boulevard (Ontario Ave.)
Staten Island NY 10301
Telephone 718-447-2306

Detachment hours are approximately Noon to 10PM, each day.

Pouch Tree Lighting – 14 December 2013

Attention, all are invited to Pouch Camp for the Annual Garden Lighting

Saturday, December 14, 2013
7pm @ Pouch Camp

Join Us For An Evening of Caroling and Festivities

All That We Ask You To Bring is an Ornament for the Christmas Tree Representing Your Unit and Holiday Cards for the Soldiers…….

If All The Boys and Girls Are Very Good This Year We Might Have a
Visit From Some Very Special Guests…..

Paul Caminiti
home- 718-966-4441
Cub Master Pack 150

Aquehonga Activities Chair

Islanders Scout Nights 2014

This is open to all Scouts and Families.

I wanted to reach out now that we have our official Islanders Scout Night flyer. Please see attached for more information on this special offer to your Scouts and their families. It would be greatly appreciated if you forward this email/flyer along to everyone within the Scout community you are connected with.

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Cub World Fall Upcoming Events – October 2013

Fishing Derby

5 October, 2013

Pouch Scout Camp

Time: 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

$8 paid by Oct.1st
After Oct. 1st, $10.
Price Includes: Awards & Prizes, Fishing Patch, Fishing Bait, Program Supplies, Limited to first 300


Fall Cub Activity Day

26 or 27 October, 2013

Alpine Scout Camp

Time: 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

Cost is $8 per youth if paid by October 20th.
After October 20th, cost is $10 per youth.
Price Includes: Patch and access to all activities, games and program supplies.
Note: Youth must be age 5 and older. Pumpkins will be given out to pre-registered youth.


‘Fast and Furious’ action at Staten Island’s Pinewood Derby – 10 Feb 2013

[From the Staten Island Advance]

PWD Finish 2013STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.  — They started as rectangular blocks of wood, but Sunday they were shaped into cars that zoomed down a track in the center court of the Staten Island Mall. It was part of an annual tradition most Boy Scouts consider a cherished memory of their youth: The Pinewood Derby.

“All they get, it’s literally a block of wood, a rectangular block of wood,” said Jerry Gross, publicity chair for the Staten Island Council of Boy Scouts. “Then, with an adult, usually a parent, they make a car.”

[Read full article here.]

Pinewood Derby Reminder

The Race is Still On

Hello Race Fans!  Get ready to Start Your Engines!!!

A reminder that the names of the winners from all Cub Scout units should have been sent to Racemaster Rich Hahl ( by now.  A Scout who has not been pre-registered via email by the Cubmaster or his delegate will not be able to race on Sunday with no exceptions.  In other words, a Scout can not just show up and state that they were the Wolf winner of Pack X’s Pinewood Derby race, the information must come from the Cubmaster.

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2012 Scout Night, Brooklyn Cyclones

Boy Scout Night is always one of the most popular group nights of the year.  This season will be no exception as scouts get the excitement of a Cyclones game with the added bonus of a sleep over on the field.  Tickets start at just $8 each and include:

  • Pre-Game Boy Scout Parade on the field at MCU Park
  • Post-Game Fireworks Show
  • Post-Game Sleepover at the ballpark
  • Souvenir Cyclones Cap
  • Commemorative Patch

Group Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by calling Craig Coughlin at 718-382-2601.

2012 Scout Night Brooklyn Cyclones

SI Families Can Be In An NPR Video – 28 January 2012

SI Families – Wanna be in a fun video?!!! NPR is filming Staten Island OutLOUD as we all “Paint Tom’s Fence” on Sat, Jan 28 at 1:30pm at Richmondtown branch NY Public Library, 200 Clarke Ave, SINY 10306 (corner Amber St). The video will be on & audio on their radio broadcast!

We’re celebrating Mark Twain, Tom Sawyer & Staten Island – a waterfront town that’s a lot like Hannibal Missouri. We’ll have a picket fence for everyone to decorate. We won’t slap wet paint on Tom Sawyer’s fence – Instead, you can hang small drawings, poems, Twain quotes, or images of favorite Island scenes on the fence. So you won’t get paint on your shoes.

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