I spoke with Mr. Longbotham and we decided to push back the Duck Pond overnight one week to October 10th. Because of all the rain we’ve had the campsite will be quite soaked and finding dry firewood may be difficult. ADULT LEADERS NEEDED TO ATTEND! PLEASE! BUT WE’RE STILL ON FOR OCT 10th. See […]
by Alec Sciandra on October 1, 2015
by CSciandra on September 22, 2015
Sign up now! Please let Nina Hein know you’re going. Please sign this online waiver. It only takes a few seconds. Please pay $50 via credit here or bring check (to: Troop 172) to next meeting. COMPLETE INFO HERE.
by CSciandra on September 3, 2015
Troop Meetings for the 2015/16 scouting year will begin on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 7:00 pm. As a reminder, Troop Meetings are held every Thursday at 7:00 pm at the New Paltz Reformed Church Education Building. If there is no school on a Thursday (example: snow day) there will not be a Troop Meeting that […]
by CSciandra on September 3, 2015
Take a look in the Photo Gallery to see photos of Troop 172’s week at summer camp and our high adventure 50-mile canoe trek. Note: If you took Summer Camp photos that are not diplayed in the the photo gallery, please contact us so we can get them posted to the blog. Thanks!
by CSciandra on June 24, 2015
Thursday June 18, 2015 was the final scout meeting of the 2014-2015 scouting year. We said goodbye to seveal boys who have completed their time in scouts and will be off to college (and their bright futures) in the fall. There were awards, celebration, and a good time had by all. Take a look […]
by jlongbotham on June 8, 2015
Hi everyone- This Thursday brings something the boys have been looking forward to planning- Swim Night at Moriello Pool! NOTE TIME CHANGE- 6:00 – 7:30 This evening is for ALL levels of swimmer- non-swimmer up to advanced. There will be opportunity for a basic swim test, review and practice of some rescue techniques (requirements for […]
by jlongbotham on June 1, 2015
Hello all- CHANGE: Swim Night will be NEXT week 6/11, as we need to prep for Duck Pond, take care of Scout Skills and prep some for Summer Camp. PLEASE attend this week’s meeting if you plan on attending Duck Pond and/or Summer Camp! Alec will be having patrols meet to determine who is cooking […]
by CSciandra on May 30, 2015
Please join us for the annual Memorial Day parade in New Paltz on Saturday, May 30th to honor the men and women who gave their lives in service to our country. The parade will travel West on Main St. toward the Library, make a left onto Plattekill Ave. and end at the Village Hall & Fire House […]
by jlongbotham on May 26, 2015
Hello fellow cooks and eaters! This week’s meeting brings the 1st Annual Great Golden Spatula Patrol Cookoff! (Cue the dramatic music!) Each Patrol will be provided certain ingredients along with a Patrol Box of pans and utensils and stove and you will work together to produce a dish that will be presented to judges. It […]
by jlongbotham on May 18, 2015
Hello all- This week’s meeting will be Part II of Mr. Eckert’s Oceanography Merit Badge. We’ll be going “into the field” this week, so be sure to wear Class B’s. We’ll be walking down the street to the Nyquist Sanctuary to look at some creatures in the Wallkill Oxbow. Be sure to bring: Workbook packet, […]
by CSciandra on May 12, 2015
Take a look in the Photo Gallery to see photos from the West Point Camporee, May 1-3, 2015.
by CSciandra on April 27, 2015
Take a look in the Photo Gallery to see photos from our Philadelphia Trip – April 17-19, 2015.