BSA Troop #179

Haddon Twp, Collingswood, and Nearby Communities

Winter Bonfire with Cubs 2018

Thomas Edison School, 205 Melrose Ave, Haddon Township, NJ 08108   Our annual Christmas Bonfire Event will take place at 6:45pm. This important Troop/Pack shared event-good way to show prospective

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Merit Badge College 2018 Prep Time is Here

T179’s next camping trip is Merit Badge College down at Mount Misery. Don’t let the name scare you, MBC is fun…   ALL SCOUTS SHOULD START GETTING PREPARED THIS WEEKEND.

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Troop Meeting Nov-15 Cancelled

Today’s meeting is cancelled, due to late arrival of bad weather. Sorry!

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Delaware Water Gap Appalachian Trail Backpacking

November 3 and 4, 2018 Troop 179 is mighty fine! Strap on your boots and backpack because T179 is heading to the mountains for a weekend of self-contained, high-altitude (not

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2018-2019 Program Year First Meeting

Troop’s first meeting is this Thurs., Sept 13th from 7-8:30PM. Agenda is:   1) Troop elections – If you’re a First Class, Star or Life, you need a Position of

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Eagle Scout Project for Bestwork Industries

206 East Linden Ave July 5th, 4:00pm to 8:00pm Tim R.’s project is making work stations(tables) for blind and visually impaired workers at BestWork Industries. This past Sunday we were

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Eagle Scout Project at Van Sciver

SPLA Nick N. is looking for additional volunteers to help on his Eagle Scout project at Van Sciver Elementary School. June 9th, 9:00am – 1:00pm June 10th, 2:00pm – 5:00pm

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Blue and Gold Event for Pack 179

June 5th, 7:00pm. Location TBD   Our local Cub Scout Pack will have it’s end-of-program event, culminating with our welcoming Webelo II boys to the Troop, “bridging over”. Friends and

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Clean Communities Fundraiser Spring 2018

May 20 1:00pm  to 3:00pm The Troop is participating in the Township’s Clean Communities Mini Grant program.    For those of you not familiar with the program the town provides organizations

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Camping at Roosevelt with Cubs Spring 2018

We are hosting the members of Cub Scout Pack #179 this coming Friday-Sunday. Camping: Roosevelt Campground, May 11th – May 13th. Trip Prep: Meeting on May 10. We are returning

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