First Aid Meet 2018 – Dan Beard District

The Dan Beard District First Aid Meet is being held on March 17th at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine (Formerly TCMC), 525 Pine Street, Scranton, PA.

Date:    Saturday, March 17, 2018
Location:    Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine         .        (Formerly TCMC)
8:30 am – 9:00 am Registration
9:00 am – 9:05 am Opening Ceremony
9:10 am – 12:00 pm Competition.
12:00 PM Closing Ceremony

signup sheet here

2018 Camporee – Williamsburg, VA

Our Scout Council’s Historic Traveling Camporee will be held this year, October 6-8, in Williamsburg VA. This is always a great trip that is loved by all that attend! CLICK HERE FOR THE SIGNUP SHEET.

On the signup sheet, you will also find a link to the information packet to help give you some additional details.

Your deposit of $50 is required ASAP.

We would like to fill an entire bus with forty five of Troop 160’s best scouts and adults – so please review it and we will discuss in more detail if you have additional questions.

The March 31st deadline is to guarantee a spot on the bus.  We will collect all registrations at Troop meetings until March 29th and bring them to Scout Office before the deadline. We are being told that because of campground size limitations, only five busses will be used.

Troop meeting cancelled

Good afternoon Troop 160 – We are following Abington Heights School District  weather policy and cancelling scouts tonight.

Leverage this extra time you have tonight and read a chapter of your Scout Handbook or work on a merit badge.

Scout Night with the Penquins

PenguinsEnjoy a night out with family and friends for the Penguins annual Scout Night on Saturday March 10th at 7pm.  Everyone is invited to attend.  Remember to wear your Class A uniform.

Cost is $25 per ticket, made payable to Boy Scout Troop 160 and is due by February 22th at the Scout meeting.  (See Mr Blakiewicz for the signup sheet) Price includes Hot Dog, chips and a drink.


Scout Sunday – February 11th, 2018

All Troop 160 Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and their families are expected to attend the Sunday Service at Clark’s Summit United Methodist Church on February 11th, 2018 to thank the Church for allowing us to use their facilities. It is very important that we have a great turnout. Please attend regardless of your personal faith and please be in full Class A uniform. We will meet in the Fellowship hall at 9:40am to line up and will march in together for the 10am service. Light refreshments are provided following the service.

Ice Climbing February 10

Join us on Saturday February 10th for an exciting adventure.

All day at Delaware water gap. Open to all ages.
Provide your own lunch and transportation to and from location.
$45 per person. Minimum 12 people otherwise it’s $75 pp.
All equipment, harnesses, ropes, hardware, axes, and crampons supplied by guide service.
You need to wear sturdy boots and appropriate clothes.
Thank you Mr. Gercken for organizing this event.

For More information CLICK HERE