Author Archive | jlongbotham


Troop Update: Response needed

Hi Everyone, Our Gettysburg trip is this coming weekend, Oct. 28-30. I need to know if you are going OR not as I am making reservations and need to confirm numbers. PLEASE e-mail me at to let me know if you will be attending. Details are here: This week’s troop meeting will be our Halloween Party. We’ll […]

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Welcome Back! – New Scouting Year

Hi there everyone, First, CONGRATULATIONS go out to our two newest Eagle Scouts: Alec Sciandra and Tyler Benenati! Way to go you two! We can’t wait to celebrate with you. Second, All of us here in Troop 172 hope that this finds you all well. As Summer draws to a close we are looking to the […]

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Sunflower Art Festival- Saturday- 8/13/16

Hi everyone- I just received word that our help is being requested for an upcoming festival this Saturday, August 13th.  We will be assisting with parking. It is to be held  at Tuthilltown Distillery in Gardiner, NY. Shifts Needed – 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM (All day if you’d like!) – 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM- […]

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Camp TriMount Beaver Day Campout Info.

Saturday, May 21 – Sunday, May 22, 2016 Scouting families- See attached forms for information on this campout at Camp TriMount.  Join us as we head up to our Council Camp to help get it ready for Summer Camp.  We may be painting, building, digging, hauling or more!  Saturday lunch and dinner are provided but […]

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