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October 21, 2016:  Assist Pack 356 with Halloween Hallway - Church school basement - 7:30pm

October 25, 2016:  Court of Honor, Church Basement - 7:30pm- ONE PARENT must attend with scout

November 4-6:  Webelos Woods, Baiting Hollow Camp

November 12, 2016:  Eagle Project - C. Paprocky - 17 Stonehurst Circle, Centereach - 10am-6pm

November 13, 2016:  Long Island Veterans Home at Stony Brook - 10am


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The troop will be attending Webelos Woods from November 4-6 supporting Pack 356 as well as other Webelos visiting this Baiting Hollow annual event.  The troop will be assigned a station to work with younger scouts with their Webelos requirements.  Permission slips must be signed and handed in. Food money for this trip is due on Tuesday, October 25.



Holiday Wreath Fundraiser!!

All scouts are required to participate in this annual fundraiser as all scouts benefit from it. Fundraising is what keeps camping costs down for each family. Pine cone night takes place on Tuesday, November 29 and wreath decorating on Saturday, December 3.  Wreath sales take place the afternoon of Saturday December 3 and at all masses on Sunday, December 4.   

 ** Committee update **

The committee wishes to thank Mrs. Song for stepping into the position of fundraising with the help of Mrs. Matarazo and Mrs. Hardie!  We look forward to a great year and know we're in good hands!  The help is needed and is very much appreciated!!  A very special thank you to Mrs. Joy for her years of fundraising efforts that always went above and beyond!!

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