Summit Mountaineer Weekend

Posted on Mar 4 2015 - 10:39am

The event sigup for the Summit Mountaineer Weeked has been posted. Deadline to register is April 1.

The Summit Bechtel Reserve(SBR), located in Mount Hope, West Virginia, is one of four facilities managed by the National Council of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). The SBR is the home of the National Scout Jamboree, The Summit High Adventure Base, and the National Center for Scouting Excellence. It is 10,600 acres in size. The facility hosted the 2013 National Scout Jamboree and will be the home for all Jamborees in the future.

Volunteers needed for District Cub Scout Pinewood Derby

Posted on Feb 20 2015 - 10:20am

Volunteers are needed for the 1st District wide Cub Scout Pine Wood Derby to be held March 21 from 10:30 - 5:00 at the Palisades Center Mall 1st floor by Macys and H&M.  Registration is open. Please come out and help on race day.

2016 Philmont Trek Kick Off Meeting

Posted on Jan 15 2015 - 3:06pm

We are going to hold a "kick off" meeting for our Troop 79 2016 Philmont Trek on Wednesday, January 21 at 6:30 pm in the St. Augustine Church basement. 

Klondike Derby Registration Now Open

Posted on Jan 8 2015 - 2:50pm

FEES -will be $10.00 for scouts & $10.00 for adults; Troop Early Registration Closes January 3rd Note: Troop will pay for registration for this event. Anyone registering after January 3rd will be responsible for paying the$5.00 late registration fees. Click on registration link on sidebar, Registration closes on 2/4/15. Everyone attending and all adult leaders and parents attending are required to register. 

Troop 79 Court of Honor and Eagle Court of Honor

Posted on Jan 4 2015 - 11:41am
Please sign up now for the Court of Honor on January 10th at 12:00 noon. This will be a very special COH as it will be a combined event -- a Troop COH honoring all the T79 Scout accomplishments over the past 6 months plus an Eagle COH honoring Stephon Mehu who has just advanced to the rank of Eagle Scout.

Web-Site Sign-Ups

Posted on Nov 30 2014 - 5:52am

Please sign up on the Troop web-site for upcoming events & activities, including our Christmas wreath assembly on Friday, December 5, the Creche assembly at the Church on the 6th and for the January Court of Honor. We need to know how many people we're going to have so that we can plan accordingly. Your cooperation is appreciated.

BSA Troop # 79

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