Troop Planning Meeting on September 13th

Troop 59 will hold it’s first planning meeting of the new Scout year at 7:30 PM on Wednesday, September 13, at the First Presbyterian Church.  

This will be the annual meeting for determining outdoor activities and troop meeting agendas throughout the entire year.

All scouts should attend and come prepared to participate in this important meeting:  review the troop calendar (http://www.troop59.com/troop-59-calendar/) and responsibilities of troop leadership positions (http://www.troop59.com/troop-positions-of-leadership/) BEFORE THIS MEETING!

Troop 59 Honors Veterans, Prepares for Memorial Day at St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery

On May 17, scouts from Troop 59 once again gathered to honor veterans of United States Armed Forces with the placement of the US flag at the gravesites of those who have been laid to rest at the St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery.

As our country prepares to celebrate the national Memorial Day holiday on May 29,  the scouts solemnly remembered the service given by these brave men and women at nearly 300 graves. 

Troop 59 at St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery, May 17, 2017

Fall Court of Honor – September 28, 2016

On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, Troop 59 will be holding its Fall Court of Honor.  This Court of Honor celebrates the achievements of the troop, including rank advancements and earned merit badges, since this past June. All scouts, family members and friends are invited to attend.  Scouts will wear full Class A uniforms, including sashes and pins.

The Court of Honor will start at 7:30 PM, at the First Presbyterian Church.  Light refreshments will be served following the ceremony.

Nicholas Haines, Eagle Scout

Congratulations to Nicholas Haines, upon earning Eagle Scout, the highest rank in the Boy Scout program.

During a Court of Honor held on August 27 at the First Presbyterian Church, Nick was presented with his Eagle Scout badge and pin, and was celebrated by members his family, friends, and fellow Troop 59 scouts and leaders.

Troop 59 offers our heartiest congratulations to Nick on this achievement!

PATRIOTS' PATH COUNCIL, BSA – WATCHUNG MOUNTAIN DISTRICT