Troop Events 2016-17

EventDateWhat is it?
2016 Northern TierAugust 5- 1313 Adults and Scouts go canoeing in Ely, Minnesota for a week.
GNYC Raft-O-ReeSeptember 16- 18Troop 349 goes to TMR Camp Keowa to go rafting with other troops from GNYC.
John L's Eagle Project
Unit 349 Alpine Camping TripSeptember 30- October 2Troop 349 goes camping with Pack 349 at Camp Alpine.
Ethan N's Eagle Scout Court of HonorOctober 20Ethan N. has a ceremony where he is congratulated for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout
Hershey Park Camping TripOctober 21- 23Troop 349 goes camping at the Hersey Park Campgrounds and spends the day riding attractions in the park
2017 National Jamboree Contingent MeetingNovember 5-Camp Alpine
-Formation of 2017 National Jamboree Troops
-Meet your troop
-Discuss what will happen at the Jamboree
Baiting Hollow First Class Skills Camping TripDecember 2- 4Troop 349 Scouts work to complete requirements to achieve First Class for the National Jamboree
Washington D.C. TripDecember 9- 12Troop 349 goes to Washington D.C. to visit national monument and learn about our country's history
National Jamboree Meeting #1January 21–Brooklyn-Our Lady of Angels Cafeteria at 12:30
–Deep dive into The Bechtel Reserve layout
–Mr. Hart to discuss Troop Leadership
–Finalize Patch designs, Consider Patrol groups
2017 Annual Pathfinder District WintereeFebruary 3- 5Pathfinder District has their annual Winteree at Camp Alpine
We had a total of 21 scouts, 4 adults. and 3 patrols, the Honey Badgers, Thunder Chipmunks and the Flaming Falcons. The Honey Badgers tied 1st place overall in points with another patrol and won 1st place in the Sledge Race, 2nd in the Blindman's Knot and 2nd place in Archery. The Thunder Chipmunks won 2nd place in the Sledge Race. The Flaming Falcons won 3rd place in Archery, Memory Pitch, BB Gun Shooting, and the Rescue Mission.
Camp NO-BE-BO-SCO Fire Tower HikeMarch 4-5Troop 349 hikes back to Fire Tower for the first time in 5 years.
2017 National Jamboree Meeting #2March 11–Brooklyn-Our Lady of Angels Cafeteria (looking for another location) at 12:30
–Medicals need to be started (Fred Pagan admin) 
–Discuss upcoming day hike 
–Leadership Elections/Appointments
2017 National Jamboree Meeting #3April 8–Meet at Ft. Montgomery overflow parking lot at 10:00am 
–Hike the Popolopen Torne Loop, Grill afterwards 
–Medicals finalized
2017 Annual Pathfinder District CamporeeApril 28- 30Pathfinder District has their annual Camporee at Camp Schiff. This year the theme was Hunger Games and one scout from each troop was put into the tribute patrol.
Happy CampersMay 6- 7A patrol of Boy Scouts go on a Cub Scout Camping Trip to teach Cub Scout different skills
Court of HonorMay 11Two scouts receive the rank of Star Scout while several others receive Scout, Tenderfoot, Second Class, and First Class.
2017 National Jamboree Meeting #4June 17–Finalize logistics,
–Scouts select final event selections
–Discuss Shakedown
First Class Skills Camping TripJune 17-18The Troop goes to Camp Alpine so that newer scouts may fulfill their all their requirements from Scout to First Class.
2017 National Scout JamboreeJuly 19- 2840,000 Scouts Gather for a 10 day adventure at the Summit Bechtal Reserve in West Virginia. Troop 349 goes as a part of Jamboree Troop 1123.
2017 Week 5 Camp KeowaAugust 5-12Troop 349 goes to celebrate the 90th anniversary of Ten Mile River on Saturday August 5. They then spent the rest of the week working towards merit badges and having fun participating in spirit programs. They also challenged the Staff in Ultimate Frisbee and lost 2-8. However Troop 349 won the Campwide Games with Troop 298 from Brooklyn and also the Troop of the Week for 2017 Week 5 of Camp Keowa. 3 of our scouts, Aryan B. Gabriel Y., Sam B. worked at Camp Keowa this summer. 2 at scout skills and 1 at Ecology.
2018 Order of the Arrow ConferenceSummer 2018
2019 World Scout JamboreeSummer 2019Held at the Summit Bechtel Reserve and hosted by the U.S., Canada, and Mexico