Summer Advancement in Scouts BSA

Summer Advancement in Scouts BSA

Scouting is a year-round program administered by the adult leaders. Units should not be taking time off during the summer or at other times of the year. Regardless of a unit’s expectations or...

DR. HARRY BRITENSTOOL SCHOLARSHIP

DR. HARRY BRITENSTOOL SCHOLARSHIP

DR. HARRY BRITENSTOOL SCHOLARSHIP FUND INSTRUCTIONS AND APPLICATION FORM DR. HARRY BRITENSTOOL was an individual who believed in the value of education. In1964 the DR. HARRY BRITENSTOOL SCHOLARSHIP...

Spring Membership Recruiting

Spring Membership Recruiting

As the temperatures become warmer and there is more light every day the ability attract new families to Scouting grows as well. We should always be on the lookout to grow our participation, but the...

Big Apple Pinewood Derby Recap

Big Apple Pinewood Derby Recap

To all the Cubs and families of our Big Apple District, we want to thank each of you for participating and making this derby a success! The day was filled with excitement, joy, and most importantly...

Provisional and Specialty Camps

Provisional and Specialty Camps

Provisional Camping is the opportunity for a Scout to attend a week of summer camp without their home troop. Participants will be housed in tented sites with other Scouts from across the council....

2022 Wood Badge Courses

2022 Wood Badge Courses

2022 WOOD BADGE COURSE OFFERING IN THE NY AREA   What is Wood Badge? Wood Badge is Scouting’s premier adult leader training program. This course has had many improvements over time since it was...

GNYC Camping Reservation System

GNYC Camping Reservation System

The Greater New York Councils uses a facility reservation and event booking software called Blackpug to allow units to book camping trips directly online as well as manage summer camp reservations...

Blue & Golds and Crossovers

Blue & Golds and Crossovers

Blue & Golds and Webelos CrossoversBLUE AND GOLD So basically, anything goes! This is designed to be a time of celebration and fun. The key to any good party is in planning the details. Now is...

The Kintecoying Lodge 4 – Historical Trails

The Kintecoying Lodge 4 – Historical Trails

If you are visiting New York City or are looking for a fun day hike for your unit, consider one of our three historical trails: The Old New York Historical Trail in Manhattan The Revolutionary War...

Summer Fees and Dates 2022

Summer Fees and Dates 2022

Download the GNYC Summer Program Fees and Schedule  Please note this years "Early Bird" Date is April 1st.  Camp Director’s Legacy Unit Recognition: Recognizing the faithful units of TMR...

BSA Jamboree 2023

BSA Jamboree 2023

July 19-28, 2023Jamboree is more than a destination. It’s the adventure of lifetime. And there is simply nothing else like it on the planet. What’s a Jamboree? It’s not camp. National Jamboree is...