Battleground District

Welcome

Battleground Logo Map of Battleground District

 

Battleground District is one of four districts in Monmouth Council.

We serve the communities of: Allentown, Colts Neck, Englishtown, Farmingdale, Freehold Borough, Freehold Township, Howell, Manalapan, Marlboro, Millstone, Morganville, Perrineville, Roosevelt and Upper Freehold Township.

Upcoming District Events

District Meetings


RoundtableRoundtable Meetings:
First Thursday, 8:00 PM
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
136 Wemrock Road, Freehold, NJ 07728


CommissionersCommissioner Meetings:
First Monday, 7:30 PM
District Commissioner’s House


District Committee PatchDistrict Committee Meetings:
Fourth Thursday, 7:30 PM
Monmouth Council Service Center
705 Ginesi Drive, Morganville, NJ 08850

 


District Resources

Battleground Annual Recognition Night — June 1

Battleground Annual Recognition Night

Thursday, June 2nd 6:00 pm

Quail Hill Scout Reservation – Lawrence Lodge
56 La Valley Dr, Manalapan Township NJ

Our volunteers work hard all year spending countless hours preparing, teaching our sons skills, and instilling values. Now is our chance to show them how much we appreciate them, and enjoy an evening together.

Come out and celebrate with your fellow District members as we hand out multiple awards  including the District Award of Merit to this year’s honorees, Ray Gloede and Todd Columbia.

Registrations are only $10 per person through Tentaroo.  https://goo.gl/5wwJdz
Event  can be found under Event Type  BG Annual Recognition Night, June 2017

Please sign up in advance so we can plan accordingly.

If you have any additional questions, please reach out to Priscilla Borges

Posted in Awards and Recognition, Battleground

Fishing Derby 2017

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Catch a big one…a small one…or just have fun!

Prizes for the smallest, largest and most fish caught!

Open to Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers, Explorers, Scouting families, and friends.
Bring your own Fishing Pole & Bait, and a bag lunch.

A fishing license is required for anyone over 16 years of age per New Jersey state law.

$1.00 per person (register/pay on-site the day of the event)
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OceanFirst Foundation Challenge – Quail Hill Bill Bishop Memorial Pavilion

Help Quail Hill win the OceanFirst Foundation Challenge and add a new program pavilion at Quail Hill Scout Reservation in Manalapan, NJ in honor and remembrance of a recently fallen dedicated scouting volunteer.

We need your help to raise the most money and win the OceanFirst 20th Anniversary Charity Challenge. Every donation makes all the difference so please click here and give what you can.

If you want to go a step further and join our fundraising team, that would be even more amazing. Imagine the money we could raise together if you reached out to your friends. To donate or to join the fundraising team, click here.

Proceeds will go towards a new program pavilion at Quail Hill. Preliminary plans include a concrete slab, green aluminum roof, and enough space for 15 picnic tables.

Cub Scout Water Carnival 2017

Bring the Family to the
Cub Scout Water Carnival
Open to Cub Scout Families and Friends
Bring a friend who wants to join Scouting!

Early Bird Cost: $10 per child through 6/28 Regular Fee $13 per child through 7/12 or Walk-in Fee: $15 per child. No fee for adults.

Grab your towel, bathing suit, sunblock, fishing pole and bait. Bring a bag/picnic lunch and enjoy a day out in the sun. If you have any questions, please contact Wendy Weiss.

Cub Scout Water Carnival 2017 Flyer web

Register online Select a scheduled Pool session for each person when you register online or select no pool for anyone who will not go in the pool area.

 

Family Camp 2017

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Quail Hill Scout Reservation
Saturday June 17 – Sunday June 18, 2017

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
Camp overnight or just come for the Day! Bring the Whole Family!

Family Camp 2017 Flyer
Monmouth Council Family Camp 2017 Guidelines and FAQ

Please register using the form below for this fun-filled event.

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Lakewood BlueClaws Scout Nights

SleepOver Dates
*Sleepover tickets can be purchased in advance as well as the day of the game*

Saturday, July 15th – 7:05 PM
Saturday, August 5th – 7:05 PM

Scout Night Dates

Monday, June 26th – 7:05 PM (Kids Eat Free)
Saturday, July 15th – 7:05 PM (Country Night: Mechanical Bull & Line Dancing)
Saturday, August 5th – 7:05 PM (Irish Heritage Night)
Sunday, August 17th – 1:05 PM (Country Night: Mechanical Bull & Line Dancing)

Ticket Information

$9.00 PER SCOUT TICKET Ticket prices include a pre-game parade and a scout patch for all scouts who attend. Adult tickets are $10.00. Siblings tickets are $8.00. Sleepover fee $10.00 per Person

EARN YOUR NATIONAL SUMMERTIME PACK AWARD!!

PURCHASE GAME TICKETS IN ADVANCE!
Don’t forget to mention MONMOUTH COUNCIL!

Contact: Michael Cassidy – mcassidy@blueclaws.com 732.901.7000 X.103

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Battleground Webelos Klondike Derby Results

 

 

 

The results are in!  

Congratulations to all of our Scouts for completing their Klondike adventure with great Scout Spirit! Thanks to our Governor’s staff, Mayors and Town Officials for all of your work.

WEBELOS KLONDIKE DERBY WINNERS!

Klondike Score Sheet 2017

First Place Klondike Patrol (Pack 116 Webelos)

Second Place Klondike Patrol (Packs 515 & 85)

Third Place Klondike Patrol (Pack 116 Arrow of Light)

Posted in Battleground, Cub Scout Activities

2018 Battleground Klondike Patch Contest

Hey Battleground Scouts!
Ever want to design a patch for scouts? Here’s your chance!
Announcing the 2018 Battleground Klondike Patch Contest

 

We are making plans for the 2018 Battleground Klondike, and need a new patch for the event. What we need is a rough draft of your idea, and if it’s selected, we will have it turned into a great looking patch! To give you an idea of what’s needed, here’s what we started with for the 2015 patch, and what the patch looks like.

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Posted in Battleground, Boy Scout Activities, Cub Scout Activities

Camp Card and Career Card Sale 2017

Once again, Monmouth Council is offering the Camp Card sale as a fundraiser to units and Scouts. This year, the sale has expanded to offer Career Cards, as well, for our Explorers. This sale is a great opportunity for Scouts and Explorers to help cover costs associated with summer camp, trips, and trainings. These coupon booklets feature retailers such as Olive Garden, Modell’s and Shoprite. The sale will run from February 1st until June 30th.

Read more about the program and download materials on the Camp Card page or the Career Card Page

If you are interested in more information about the sale, please contact Chris Quakenbush or Marjorie Ramirez.