2014 Camporee to take place on May 16-18 , theme will be “WILDERNESS SURVIVAL”.
Camporee Manual 2014
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The Greater New York Councils and the Maritime Industry presents a field trip opportunity for Boy Scouts and Explorers to learn more about the shipping terminals and ports. Join us for an explanation of the industry and a tour of the facility, the ports, and the shipping yards. A pizza lunch will be provided by the terminal.
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Tagged Boy Scouts and Explorers, Greater New York Councils, Maritime Industry
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
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.
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!!
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Tagged Normandy, Normandy Camporee, the International Camporee
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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Tagged Council Contingent, Philmont, Philmont Contingent, Philmont Scout Ranch
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.
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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…..
Cub Master Pack 150
Aquehonga Activities Chair
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Greetings to all,
Yes it’s that time of the year again when Tom and I start planning for our upcoming Shooting Sports Weekends. To help us in our planning process we’re asking units that have participated in the past, as well as units that have expressed an interest in joining us in 2014, to please complete the attached “Commitment Form” and return same to both Tom and I by November 15, 2013.
Scouts age 14-20, you have an opportunity to join a contingent of Scouts from the Greater New York Councils on a trip to Normandy, France, in April of 2014.
This Camporee will mark the 70th Anniversary of the D-Day invasion on the shores of Normandy.
Planning for this trip includes visiting London and Paris, as well as Normandy.
You may contact Contingent Leader Hedy DeBonet at 718-886-5549, or Bob Madsen at 212-651-3075 for more information.
Openings are still available for youth, ages 14-20, registered in GNYC.
Normandy Camporee Flyer
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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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