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January 20-22, 2017:  Camping - Schiff Scout Reservation, Wading River - Cabin

January 31, 2017:  Summer Camp Deposit due

February 5, 2017:  Scout Sunday - 11:30am Mass

February 24-26, 2017:  Camping - Ten Mile River Cabins

March 25, 2017:  Paint Night Fundraiser!!  



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Paint Night Fundraiser!!
Please join us for this evening of fun, refreshments, raffle baskets and take home a one-of-a-kind masterpiece made by you!
Saturday, March 25, 2017
6pm - 9pm
Centereach Fire Department, S. Washington Drive, Centereach
Profits from this and other troop fundraisers go toward troop camping trips, supplies, educational field trips and learning experiences for our scouts.  We thank you very much for your support!!
Summer camp deposits due by January 31, 2017 for Resica Falls Scout Reservation.  Please refer to the Forms Tab under Summer Camp 2017 for the parent payment schedule.


Congratulations to Anthony J. for earning the rank of Eagle Scout.  Many thanks to friends, family, leaders, committee members and scouts for attending and supporting Anthony not only at the ceremony but throughout his scouting career.  We're very proud of you Anthony!!  



Congratulations to D. Ragone for his successful completion of his Eagle project at Hobbs Farm on Sunday, November 27, 2016.  Leadership in full swing with a great deal of support for a great project!  Way to go!!

2016-17 Troop Calendar

Current calendar through June 2017.  Updates will be made as needed and dates are subject to change.

2016-17 Calendar of Events

2016 Rank Requirements

The newest Rank Requirements can be found in the new Boy Scout Handbooks.  Don't need a whole new book but want to download the new rank requirements?  You can do that here!  


Clothing and supplies

Should your scout outgrow uniforms, boots, etc., please consider donating them to the troop for younger boys to benefit from.  There is always an available supply of 'extras' for scouts.  Please see one of the scoutmasters for more information.

Revised 2014 Advancement requirements

Troop 356 has re-evaluated its advancement requirements and the details can be found @ the link provided below.


BSA Medical forms

Please remember, all scouts MUST have an up-to-date medical form on file with the troop if he wishes to camp. 

Download Medical form here