Category Archives: Wood Badge

2014 Critter Dinner

If you have earned your beads or are working your ticket you are invited to attend wonderful camaraderie and fellowship.  The cost is $30 ($25 for non-WB spouses).  This is a uniformed event and many Scouters receive their beads at they event.

At this years critter dinner (March 23) we will be holding a silent auction to raise some funds to help 4 Scouts for Staten Island to pay for their trip to Normandy, France.  They will be part of a GNYC contingent representing the BSA celebrate the 70th Anniversary of “D Day.

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2013 Critter Dinner Date Change

Due to the dates of the S.I. St.Patrick’s Day parade and the fact that St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated on a Sunday in 2013 and the also that the holidays of Easter and Passover occur at the end of the month of March, 2013 we have had to reschedule the Critter Dinner to March 10,2013.

Jim Tranchina – Gone Home

It is with sadness we share the news of the passing of Jim Tranchina: a great Scouter and great Wood Badger.

Jim Tranchina’s Funeral Arrangements:
Wake
Flinch and Bruns Funeral Home
34 Hempstead Ave.
Lynbrook, NY
Phone: 516-599-3600

Sunday, 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00.

Mass
St. Thomas
West Hempstead, NY
Monday

If you wish to honor him Charlene is setting up a fund with the Jack Kohler Campership Association (http://www.jackkohlercampership.org/).  Jim was on the board and believed that every boy should have a chance to go camping.

W. B. Critters Association of Staten Island 20th Annual Dining-In

WHAT: 20TH ANNUAL WB CRITTERS ASSOCIATION OF STATEN ISLAND DINING-IN

WHEN: SUNDAY, EVENING MARCH 20, 2011          
GATHERING TIME 6:30 P.M. – OPENING CEMEMONEY 7:00 P.M. SHARP

WHO: ALL WOOD BADGERS (BOTH THOSE WHO HAVE COMPLETED THE COURSE AND THOSE WHO HAVE RECEIVED THEIR BEADS)

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