BSA Troop #179

Haddon Twp, Collingswood, and Nearby Communities

Ski Trip 2018 at Shawnee

  February 10th and 11th, 2018.   GPS Address: Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, 401 Hollow Road, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301     [mapsmarker marker=”21″]     Meet at Westmont Methodist Church at

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MLK Day of Service 2018

MLK Day of Service Cooper River Park Invasive Plants Removal Monday, January 15, 2018 (9:00AM – 12:00PM) This will be a rain/snow or shine event. Cooper River Park in Haddon

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Summer Camp 2018 Info

Summer Camp date is set for 2018! July 22nd through July 28. We’ve reserved our spot at Roosevelt Scout Reservation for Summer Camp Week 5 (July 22-July 28).  Because our

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Eagle Scout Congratulations!

Congratulations to Matt Brahms, Eric Nitzberg, and Connor Stine for attaining Eagle Scout!     Let them know how proud you are of their achievement when you see them! Eagle

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Holiday Bonfire 2017

December 12th 7:00pm Edison School Woods We will host the cubs from Pack #179  for a night of toasted marshmallows, hot cocoa, Christmas carols, and possibly a US Flag retirement.

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Collingswood Holiday Parade 2017

2017 Parade Details   Saturday, November 25. Collingswood Holiday Parade, 8:30am Meet in the park, near the intersection of W. Zane and Park Ave (circled area below) before 9:00am. We

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Merit Badge College 2017 Info

December 2-3 at Browns Mills Permission form and schedule is available in the Troop OneDrive. The troop’s next trip is just down the street in Browns Mills for Merit Badge

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Gettysburg Trip 2017 Recap

Our trip to Gettysburg was wet, as we figured. We learned that a large garbage bags slipped over the bottom of a sleeping bag can add needed warmth if you

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Calling Eagles for a Parade!

Eagles Needed! The Collingswood Holiday Parade Committee is welcoming Eagle Scouts from Troop 179 to ride in this year’s parade on November 25th at 10:00am. The committee will arrange for

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Flag Retirement at Highland Tavern on Oct 21st

Flag Retirement at Highland Tavern Saturday October 21st 9am Bring your worn American flag and participate in the honorable decommissioning of it and other flags with the Troop. What: T179

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