Lenape Lodge 8 is attending the National Order of the Arrow Conference at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. 13 youth arrowmen with 6 adults are representing the Garden State Council along with several staff members. Like the Lenape 8 Facebook page to see daily postings from the contingent.
Anthony Galasso, of Old Colony District has completed the requirements for his Doctorate in Commissioner Science and will be honored at the Council Volunteer Recognition Dinner on April 30th.. The Council will also recognize the Silver Beaver Recipients for this year:
James Blake - Council Treasurer, of Ocean View
Tom Hawkins - Assistant Scoutmaster. of Medford
Edward Lynes - Council Vice President, of Haddonfield
Paul Reid, Sr - Assistant Scoutmaster, of Mt. Laurel
Rex VanVeldhuisen - Committee Chair, of Crosswicks
This course is open to all Scouters in the Council.
Scoutmaster & Assistant Scoutmaster Leader Specific is for Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters and other Scout leaders who wish to learn about conducting the Boy Scout program and Troop administration.
Boy Scouts of America has recognized that a small but significant number of adults, for whom Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (ITOLS) is required; may already possess, have taught, and can demonstrate those skills. Councils have therefore been asked to to provide a "self assessment and testing"process; which will substitute for the need to take the ITOLS weekend course.