Venturing Olympics
2014 Popcorn Sale Kick-Offs
Fishing Derby
Gala Under the Stars
Zombie Encounter Camporee
2015 World Scout Jamboree in Japan

Recruitment Kick-Off & Ice Cream Social

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Calling All Cub Scout Units!  Don’t miss the Fall Recruitment Round-Up/Ice Cream Social on
Wed. Aug. 27, 7 p.m., Council Service Center. Get FREE Ice Cream and the latest recruitment materials, posters, yard signs, and tips for boosting Fall Recruitment. There will be a drawing for a Microsoft Surface Pro Tablet (must be present to win). All Units should send one representative to attend. RSVP to Ruthellen or call 732-536-2347 ext.15. 2014 Fall Round-Up Kick-Off & Ice Cream Social

Volunteer to Help Distribute Popcorn

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Volunteers are needed to help sort and distribute popcorn orders on Friday, September 5th from 9 AM to 3 PM, and on Saturday, September 6th from 8 AM to 3 PM at the Sunny Delight Warehouse, 10 Corn Rd., Dayton, N.J.  Come for an hour or two or stay all day (we will feed you). You can take your order with you when you are done.

If you are interested in helping either or both days, please let your District Kernel know or contact Stephen Smith at 732-536-2347 ext. 22 or by email.

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Cubtober Fest 2014

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Open to all Cub Scout families and friends! Bring a friend who wants to join Scouting – if he joins, get a special patch.

Saturday, October 25, 2014
11:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Quail Hill Scout Reservation

Cost: $8 per youth

Activities included:

  • Hay Bale Maze
  • Wagon Rides
  • BB & Archery
  • Sling Shot Gallery
  • Rock Throwing Station
  • Pumpkin Painting / Contest @ 3:30 PM
  • Bounce House
  • Costume Parade @ 1:00 PM
  • Giant Sling Shot
  • Games of Skill

Bring a bag / picnic lunch or buy hot dogs and hot cocoa.

Registration Form

Posted in Activities and Civic Service, Cub Scout Activities

Golden Eagle Fishing

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Jump aboard the Golden Eagle with Captain Rich Falcone and sail the Atlantic Ocean in search of the BIG one!

That’s right, in recognition of any Scout selling $1,500 worth of popcorn this year, eligible Scouts and a parent will be invited to ride along with Capt. Falcone and go fishing in the Atlantic Ocean during a four hour trip.

Fishing gear and tackle will be provided.

Because of the temperatures immediately after our popcorn sale, we will be taking the trip sometime in April, May or June of 2015, when things get warmer. A date will be determined as we get closer to that time period and we will take weather conditions into account.

Printable announcement

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2014 Merit Badge Fair

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merit badge sash

Crossroads North School, Monmouth Junction, NJ
November 22nd, 2014

Register Now!

Registration is now open for the 2014 Middlesex District Merit Badge Fair! Registration is $15 per Scout until Friday, October 17th; after that, late registration is $20 per Scout until Friday, October 31st.
Schedule of Classes | Prerequisites

Yours in Scouting,
Karen Williams and Wendy Weiss

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Posted in Activities and Civic Service, Advancement, Boy Scout Activities, Middlesex

Skate Into Scouting

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Start your scouting year with cool fun!  Open to all Scout families and friends. Invite a buddy to come along to try out Scouting fun!

$7 per person (for anyone skating)
Includes: admission, skate rental, event patch, sports lanyard (lanyard for Cub Scouts only)
Pre-registration is recommended for anyone working on belt loop, sports pin or merit badge
Bring the whole family for a fun afternoon of Ice Skating!

Sunday, September 28, 2014
12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Middletown Sports Complex
214 Harmony Road, Middletown 07748

Registration form

For additional information contact Diane Ziegler.

Get to know Forestburg Scout Reservation

When: September 19-21, 2014
Where: Forestburg Scout Reservation, of course!
Who: All Middlesex District Troops
What: Free “Get Acquainted With Our Camp” Weekend
There will be several planned activities for your scouts to take part in to get them acquainted to the camp. The rifle range will be open. More info to follow soon!
Questions? Contact Philip Baum or 908-770-6067

Posted in Boy Scout Activities, Middlesex

2014 Popcorn Warehouse

We have a new warehouse location for both our Show & Sell and Take Order portions of our Popcorn Sale!

Our new distribution location will be:

Sunny Delight
10 Corn Road
Dayton, NJ 08810

Sunny D has been helping the Scouts of the Central New Jersey Council for the last four years and will now be helping the Monmouth Council with our Popcorn Sale.

Because of the warehouse schedule, our distribution dates have changed. We will now distribute unit popcorn on Saturday, September 6th and Saturday, November 15th. If you are willing to help sort, please let your District Kernel know. Sorting will occur on the Fridays immediately prior to the distribution dates.

Printable announcement

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2014 Cubmobile Race

Cubmobile

Thompson Park
Jamesburg, NJ
November 1st, 2014
(Raindate: November 15th, 2014)

Get your race on!

Car Inspections Begin at 10:30 a.m.
Races Begin at 11:00 a.m.
Any questions can be sent to Steve Siegler.

Yours in Scouting,
Steve Siegler
Cubmobile Chairman

Documents

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Middlesex County Fair

Middlesex District will be the face of Scouting at the Middlesex County Fair!

August 4th through 10th

We will be hosting a booth in East Brunswick all week.
We’re asking each unit in our District to help out with a 2-Hour time slot. We are in the booth to answer questions, recruit, explain Scouting to new parents, and hear stories from parents who’ve been in the program. Please wear your Class-A uniform.
It’s a wonderful opportunity to strut our stuff!
Last year BeAScout.org was busy while we were at the Fair. Please make sure that your unit’s website is up to date.
If you have any questions, please contact either Neal Moyer or Wendy Weiss.

Posted in Activities and Civic Service, Middlesex

Teen CERT Public CPR Class

CERT1Together we can save lives.
Manalapan Teen Community Emergency Response Team

along with
Manalapan Medical Reserve Corp-Community Emergency Response Team
Is Sponsoring

American Red Cross Adult and Child
CPR-AED Training and Certification

Choose your session:
Cert2Sat. September 13, 2014 9:00 – 11:30 amCert3
Sat. September 13, 2014 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Sun. October 19, 2014 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Sun. October 19, 2014 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Space is limited – please register by September 5, 2014
Classes are held at the Manalapan Senior Center
211 County Road 522, Manalapan Township, NJ
$20.00 Donation payable to Teen CERT
For additional information call
Manalapan Health Department at 732-446-8345 or email TeenCert@mtnj.com

Teen Cert Public CPR Registration Form

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