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Longhouse Council - Pathways - May 20, 2022
Vol. #4 Issue #20
2022 NYLT @ Sabattis
August 7th-12th
National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is an exciting, action-packed program designed to provide all 13 to 20 year old youth members of the Boy Scouts of America with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home units and in other situations that demand leadership of self and others. Training of our youth leadership is important in helping the youth and their units to grow. Over the years the Boy Scouts of America has refined and developed this week-long training experience. Youth from your unit are invited and highly encouraged to participate.

NYLT is open to all Scouts BSA members 13 and older as well as all Venturing Scouts and Sea Scouts. Please remember that this includes both male and female
Volunteers are needed for this year's Paige Butterfly Run
Saturday 6/4 from 7AM - Noon.

Each year this event raises money that helps to fight pediatric cancer. There is a lot involved on Race Day and we can’t do it without volunteers. This year's event will be back in downtown Syracuse.  It takes off and finishes near the Federal Building.  

Looking for volunteers to provide water to runners, handout runner #s & ribbons, and set up & tear down. (set up is on Friday)

If you are available to help please reach out to

Jennifer Moore Shannon Burdick 
Volunteer Coordinator or Volunteer Coordinator Assistant
Congratulations to Camporee Adult Cook-Off Winner
Andrew Velonis T-62

1lb pork sausage 
1 large diced onion
2-3 medium potatoes diced
1/2 bottle dinosaur sauce
2 cans progresso vegetable soup

Brown sausage with olive oil
Add onions 
When mostly cooked add dino sauce
Mix with spatula
Add soup add potatoes until cooked
Seaway Trails Camporee
Save The Date
Planned activities include: sling shot, tomahawk/knife throwing, archery, obstacle course of scout skills, orienting, first responder, sports & games, gaga pit, welding, border patrol, intro to the ‘Citizenship in Society’ merit badge, and animal recognition. At night, (weather permitting), will be an opportunity to observe the sky through a telescope.
Council Program & Popcorn Kick Off
Saturday, June 11, 2022
10 AM-1 PM
Central Square School District
74 School Drive Central Square
This year we will launch our program year and popcorn at the same place and time. Plan to attend this one of a kind event to learn the program offerings for the new Scouting year. Learn about new Popcorn plans and best practices for recruitment. This is a one stop shopping for info and materials to help you plan your units program for rest of 2022 and 2023.
LHC Ride for Scouting
June 18th, 2022
The Ride will begin and end at
FX Caprara Harley Davidson
17890 Goodnough Rd. Adams Center.
$35 per-person includes T-shirt, Kickstand Puck, Event Patch, Chicken BBQ Lunch, & Rodeo activities at camp (Round Robin of BSA supervised shooting sports activities.

Pick a level ($25, $100, $250) then pick a bucket (Swag Sponsor, Food & Beverage Sponsor, Program Sponsor) Sponsors making contributions of $250+ will get their logo on the back of the event t-shirt.

Council Annual Meeting & Dinner
6 PM, Wednesday, June 22nd
Greenview Country Club
20 Whig Hill Rd, West Monroe, NY 13167
Sliver Beaver awards and other Honors and Accomplishments of the Council.
Scout Field Days
Saturday, June 25, 2022
10 AM-2 PM
The Most Important Part of getting Young people to join Scouting is our ability to Deliver on the Promise of Adventure.
So this Year Save the Date of Saturday June 25th for Scout Field Days
This event will be FREE for any NEW Scout that joins between
April 1st and June 24th.
We will have all the FUN and Adventure you could ask for at
Camp Woodland
Every Scout regardless of the program they are in that recruits a friend to join Scouting will receive a special super recruiter patch.
Plus, every unit that has increased their membership by 10% (minimum of five new Scouts) will receive the Recruitment Heroes Council Shoulder Patch for the whole unit.
The Return of
the Brotherhood Camporee
This year there will be an event to beat all other events. On October 14th - 16th join Scouts from Canada and the USA for the return the Brotherhood Camporee. After a three year absence the Brotherhood Camporee returns with a New date and a New program. Not only will this be a Scout BSA event, but Cub Scouts are invited as well. So, Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturers, Sea Scouts, and Explorers mark you calendar for October 14th - 16th for fellowship & Fun.
Fall Family Camp
This year we are mixing things up and moving the Fall Family camp (Spooktacular) to the weekend of September 23rd, 24th, & 25th. We will have all of the same fun and adventure but with a different theme. Camping will be available for families and units. Plus this will still be a free event to all newly recruited scouts. So mark your calendars and bring the whole family for Fall Family Fun.
National Jamboree
Take advantage of this once in a life time adventure and sign up today The Adventure will includes a day at Hershey Park a full day in Washington DC and then head to the Summit for 10 days of fun and adventure that you can't find any where else. Join over 10,000 Scouts from across the country and the world for fellowship and fun.
Young Eagle Day
EAA Chapter 107
Saturday, June 11th 9am – 5 pm 
Skaneateles Aerodrome
2984 Benson Rd.

Airplane rides are offered at no cost to youth ages 8 – 17. Registration and more information is available on the site listed. Over two million youth have participated in this program sponsored by the EAA since 1992. Contact Jack Haggerty @ 315 415-2412 with any questions or weather updates. Limited to 100 participants. A signed copy of registration form MUST be presented at the event, see website.
Calling all friends of Camp Woodland, we need your help. Do you like spending time at camp, do you like working on projects at camp, or do you like to just get away from the busy every day grind.
Than the Campmaster CORP is just for you.
Please reach out for information to
Garett Ferguson at
Ron Mills at
Golf Tournament
The Zabriskie Memorial Golf Tournament is held each year in appreciation of John and Les Zabriskie for their involvement and support to the community and the Boy Scouts of America. The Longhouse Council thanks Steve Zabriskie for continuing on with the tradition of offering the Zabriskie Memorial Golf Tournament,
BSA Safety Moment
Aquatics Safety—
The BSA Way
Scout Shop Hours:
Monday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday 11:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Friday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am – 2:00pm
Up to 25% off in store or online
Sale Runs from April 25th to June 5th
Come out to the Store on May 21st from 10am-2pm and participate in camping demos of store products and Scout skills.
Check out the Scout Shop Facebook page for weekly sales 
You do not need an appointment to shop at the Scout Shop. 
You are welcome to come in anytime. 
Also check out our new tool that can help you shop. 
You can have your order shipped, pick up in store, or curbside pick-up. We are more than happy to help you shop in any way that makes you feel comfortable.
For more information on events, training opportunities, and other activities happening in your district, visit your district webpage:

Other Dates of Interest
Office Closed- Saturday, & Sunday
Office & Scout Shop Closed - May 30th - Memorial Day
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