Author Archives: Marc Lippman

COVID-19 UPDATE

Troop 166 continues to thrive during the stay-at-home order. Here’s how we’re staying connected while staying apart: We have split our standard 90-minute weekly troop meeting into two 40-minute Zoom meetings – Mondays and Wednesdays at 7pm. Monday is focused … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on COVID-19 UPDATE

2020 is off to a great start for Troop 166!

Rock Climbing at Vertical Adventures – January On January 11, 23 scouts and nine adult leaders brought the outdoor spirit inside, with an overnight camp-in at Vertical Adventures. Scouts received instruction on climbing technique and safety, and adults were trained … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2020 is off to a great start for Troop 166!

Happy New Year from Troop 166!

Happy New Year! Troop 166 scouts have completed annual planning and we have an exciting schedule of events for the coming year. Here’s what 2020 has in store: JAN – 1/11/20 Indoor Climbing Overnight @ Vertical Adventures FEB – Murder … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Happy New Year from Troop 166!

Here’s the latest from Troop 166!

November Outdoor Event “Pie and Ice Cream” Friday November 15 – 17, 2019 “Pie and Ice Cream” combines a traditional outdoor hike with a couple of stops for desserts and treats. Trail Hike through nature preserve of State Forest. Have … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Here’s the latest from Troop 166!

Here’s the latest from Troop 166!

Upcoming Events August 23-25 Iron Chef Campout (Falling Rock) This one is going to be a battle of creativity and outdoor culinary prowess. Who will put the special secret ingredient to the best use? Stay tuned for details. Signup will … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Here’s the latest from Troop 166!

Introducing PIFF!

Troop 166 is excited to announce the establishment of the Pay It Forward Fund (PIFF) – an easily-accessible resource to help scouts attend outings and activities when they need some extra support! Review this policy document for details. PIFF Policy

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Introducing PIFF!

Here’s what’s happening in July with Troop 166!

Outdoor Programs & Scouting Participation based Community Events July 27-28: White Water Rafting outing Ohiopyle State Park, PA Adult Leader: Geoff Dutton Departs Saturday 8:30AM with arrival Sunday evening, exact time TBD Looking forward…… August 23-25: Iron Chef + Capture … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Here’s what’s happening in July with Troop 166!

Here’s what’s happening in February with Troop 166!

Monday February 4th 7:30 – 9 PM Scout meeting at Church Friday – Sunday, February 8th – 9th – 2019 Klondike Derby Sign Up at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040E4CADA62EAB9-20192 Cost: $24 per person Description: Klondike Derby is a skills based competition designed for … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Here’s what’s happening in February with Troop 166!