OceanFirst Charity Challenge
QHSR Summer Camp Open Houses
2015 World Scout Jamboree in Japan

Get Your Camp Cards! Earn Money for Camp!


Monmoucamp card (319x640)th Council has launched a new fundraising campaign to help scouts pay for camp and scout activities. This program is available from April to June 2015. Cards sell for $5 each and include coupons for use at Shoprite, Dick’s Sporting Goods, TGI Fridays and many more local merchants. Scouts can earn up to $2.50 for each card they sell. Unit leaders can pick up cards from Marjorie at the Monmouth Council Service Center. Cards are going fast! Don’t miss out! For more information please see the Camp Card details.

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March 2015 Scouting Trail

Catch up on all of the news at Monmouth Council with our recent Scouting Trail! See Scouts in action with full stories on activities our units have completed. If you have something your would like to submit for our June edition, please email Stephanie Billings before April 28th.

March Scouting Trail 2015

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Battleground Volunteer Appreciation Picnic

Thursday, June 4 at 6:30 PM

Monmouth Council Service Center

All volunteers are encouraged to attend the end of the program year annual Volunteer Appreciation Picnic.  Many awards will be presented including: JTE Unit Awards, Boy’s Life awards, FOS Unit Goal Achiever Awards, Summertime Pack Award, individual awards such as Unit Leader Award of Merit, Unit Heart Award, Training Awards and Veteran Awards, culminating with the District Award of Merit. 

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2015 Southern Monmouth Good Scout Reception

Thunderbird LogoApril 29th at the Spring Lake Manor
Our Honorees for the Golden Thunderbird Achievement Award this year are Sandy Brown, Law Firm of Sanford D. Brown and Past President of Monmouth Council; as well as Adam Puharic of the Danskin Agency, Cofounder of Michael’s Feat, and Past President of the Jersey Shore Chamber of Commerce, both are active scouting and community volunteers right here in the Thunderbird District.


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Eastern Monmouth Good Scout Reception

The Twin Lights District 2015 Eastern Monmouth Good Scout Reception will be held June 17, 2015 at the Salt Creek Grille; Rumson. Our Honorees for the this year are Jim and Jon Schwartz, Schwartz Mazda, and Tom Santoro of Troop 137 – Hazlet. The honorees are active Scouting and community volunteers from the Twin Lights District. Congratulations to the honorees. Please join us June 17th to support scouting and our wonderful honorees.


Eastern Monmouth Good Scout Reception Online Registration

Posted in Good Scout Receptions, Twin Lights

Thunderbird District Family Picnic

Come one come all to this year’s Thunderbird District Family Picnic and Annual Meeting.
June 1, 2015 6:00 PM at:
Wanamassa Firemen’s Field, 1750 Brielle Avenue, Ocean Township, NJ, 07712
$5 per person or $15 for the entire family!
Register online by clicking the link below:

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Venture Palooza June 5-7

Venturing LogoJOIN US for the 1st annual Venture Palooza hosted by the VOA. All Scouts 8th grade and up are invited to join us for a weekend of fun, fellowship and friendly competition June 5-7 at Quail Hill Scout Reservation. Every registered participant will receive a Venture Palooza T-shirt.


Online Registration

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Gathering of Eagles Recognition Dinner

All of Monmouth Council Eagle Scouts, who earned their award in 2014, are invited, along with their parents and Scoutmasters to this fabulous evening at Pacific Concord at Eatontown Hotel, 6 Industrial Way East, Eatontown and will begin with a gathering period starting at 6:30 pm on Friday, May 15, 2015.

Please register online at: Gathering of Eagles Reservation

In addition to the recognition, and dinner, the NESA chapter would like to match each Eagle Scout to a Career Mentor/Sponsor. Could you be that person?

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Monmouth Council Family Camp 2015

mcbsalogoWolf Scout
Where: Quail Hill Scout Reservation
When: Saturday June 13 – Sunday June 14, 2015

Please come out and join us for a fun filled day at Quail Hill Scout Reservation
and participate in a variety of fun Cub Scout activities from 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM
Camping will take place on the main activity field (right next to the lower parking lots near Lawrence Lodge)

Family Camp Registration & Guidelines

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Posted in Battleground, Cub Scout Activities, Middlesex, Thunderbird, Twin Lights