BSA Troop #179

Haddon Twp, Collingswood, and Nearby Communities

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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Food Drive November 5th 2017

Boy Scout Troop 179 Food Drive Collection   Sun Nov 5, 12 to 2 pm   Help collect and put away food for one of our area’s primary food pantries.

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Caving Trip to Conodoguinet Cave 2017

2017 Caving and Hiking in Carlisle PA Overview This is a car camping trip. We’ll briefly xplore the Conodoguinet Cave in Carlisle and then go on a couple of day

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Eagle Scout Project Help Needed for Connor Stine

Connor Stine’s Eagle Scout Project Come support Connor Stine’s Eagle Scout Project this Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 2-6pm at the playground at Newton Lake Park. We will be building a

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Haddon Twp Block Party 2017

Haddon Township Annual Block Party – September 23, 2017 The Troop has been asked to construct the rope bridge as we’ve done the last several years.  This really does take

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Salem Nuclear Power Plant Scouting Badge Program

Salem nuclear power plant is running a scouting badge program on Saturday, September 16, 8:30am – 2:30pm. This program is open to Scouts grades SEVEN and above and there is no cost

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2017 Cub Scouts Bridge to the Troop!

We will host Cub Scout Pack #179 on Saturday, May 13th from 5:00-6:00. Webelo-II cubs will bridge over to the Troop, let’s give them a warm welcome!   Please arrive

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