Category Archives: Venturing Leaders

Venturers & Sea Scouts Training – December 19-21, 2014

ALL ADULTS AND YOUTH OFFICERS INTERESTED IN OFFERING THEIR CREW/SHIP THE FINES TRAINED LEADERS.  YOU MUST ENROLL BY SAT., DEC. 13,2014

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2014 Training Award Deadline – 7 April 2014

All training award applications must be submitted no later than the April Round Table, 7 April, 2014.

All BSA forms, including training award applications can be found on the BSA national website.

Queens Council 2014 Venturing Training – May 2014

Dates: May 2 to 4, 2014
Time: Friday, 8:00PM until Sunday, 12:00Noon
Where: Hearst Cabin, Alpine Scout Camp, New Jersey
Courses: Venturing Leaders Specific, Crew Officers Seminar, Venturing
Youth Protection, New Leader Essentials, Introduction to
Leadership Skills for Crews
Who: All adult and youth officers interested in offering their Crew/Ship
the finest trained leaders and all those interested in receiving
information on the newest program of the BSA

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Staten Island St Patrick’s Day Parade – 2 March 2014

S.I. St. Patrick’s Parade

Sunday, March 2nd , 2014

Meet  at noon

Greg Ave. between Hart Blvd. and Walbrooke Ave.

Wear Scout Uniform / Dress warm for outside

QUESTIONS CALL PAUL 347-277-3009

2014 District Award of Merit Deadline – 31 March 2014

The deadline to submit the 2014 District Award of Merit, for Aquehonga District is Monday, 31 March.

All applications must be received by Brenda Gazinski no later than the 31st. Her address is on the form.

Normandy Camporee Fundraiser

Everyone is Invited

GNYC is sending youth and adults to Normandy to join the International Camporee commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the D-Day invasion, and Pathfinder District is sending 2 youth.

FUND RAISER NORMANDY

In order to help the contingent meet expenses, a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraising event will be held at Berlin Lodge, at Pouch Camp,  on February 22nd, from 5-8 PM.

12 Years and older – $10
5-11 Years – $5
4 Years and under – No cost

Bring friends and family for a fun-filled event.

Flyer is attached.  Questions may be directed to Brenda Gazinski at 718-619-0698.

See you there!!

Normandy Camporee

2014 Philmont Excursion Announcement – 3 December 2013

2014 Philmont Contingent Welcome Letter

Parents & Leaders,

We at GNYC are happy to announce a new opportunity for your Scouts- a chance to join our revitalized Philmont Contingent for 2014! Each year, a select group of Scouts and Leaders are invited to join the Council Contingent excursion to Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, New Mexico. This year, we’re opening up registration to all first class Boy Scouts, age 14 or older. We’re also doubling our Contingent to 20 youth and 4 adults, so there’s never been a better chance to send your Scout on this transformative journey! The journey begins with a flight to New Mexico on July 30, 2014, and ends with a return flight on August 12, 2014.

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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
cell-347-277-3009
home- 718-966-4441
Cub Master Pack 150

Aquehonga Activities Chair