2017 National Jamboree

2017_jambo_round_patchThe National Scout Jamboree is coming in 2017!  This phenomenal event is held every four years at Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia.  If you are interested and ready to make a commitment, please register on the council webpage.  You will need to place a $100 deposit with council.   Print a copy of your registration, have it signed by Mr. D’Elia, and take it to the Scout Service and Training Center along with your $100 check.

Make sure you go to the council webpage for all the information.

The following Scouts from Troop 160 have registered as of 8/23/16.  This is an official list.

  1. Charlie Wright
  2. Gregory MacMillan
  3. Gordy Sebring
  4. Ben Sebring
  5. Jonathon Rabbe
  6. Josh Schmidt
  7. Nick Carey
  8. Caleb Gercken
  9. Brady Brust
  10. Matt Kelleher
  11. Chance VanSickle
  12. Brandon Wentovich
  13. Reinor Lowe
  14. Braxton Lowe
  15. Matt Molnar
  16. Ryan Flynn

Niagara Falls Travelling Camporee

NiagaraFallsThe Northeastern PA Council is sponsoring a travelling camporee to Niagara Falls (U.S. side).  This is an awesome and educational bus trip that will involve hundreds of local Scouts.

Trip is Saturday 10/8/16 through Monday 10/10/16.  Depending on your school holiday calendar, your son may not be able to go to school on 10/10.

More details to follow, but sign up now.

What is a Traveling Camporee

Total cost of this trip is $225.  A $50 non-refundable deposit is due by 5/26/16 to reserve your seat on the bus.  Full payment is due by September 10th.

The following permission slip is due along with your registration.

BSA Consent Form

Please see all the attached material for this tremendous event.

Parent’s Night

ScoutParentsTo parents of all Troop 160 Scouts:  Please come to the Parent’s Night, 7:30-9:00pm on Thursday, March 17th, 2016. We will be recognizing all Scouts who have advanced a rank since the last Eagle Court of Honor last year.

Please bring your checkbook in order to respond to our 2016 Friends of Scouting appeal.

We will also be answering questions about the upcoming trip to Valley Forge, Summer Camp, and can answer any questions about the Council Travelling Camporee to Niagara Falls in October or the National Jamboree in West Virginia in 2017.