What's New

Tour & Activity Plan Terminated

A cross-functional team at the BSA National Office has completed an evaluation of the BSA's Tour and Activity Plan, resulting in a recommendation to terminate the plan effective April 1, 2017. We recognize that those who were using the tool may wish to know why so the following FAQs have been developed and can be found here along with links to other useful activity planning tools that you can continue to use.   

Council Volunteers Named for Prestigious Awards!

Congratulations to the Class of 2017 of Silver Beavers: Skip Dane, Bill Genes, Jim Gibson, Ben Laury, Ray Markley, and Walt Sjogren.  Congratulations to Ian gill for earning the William Spurgeon Award, Victoria Ieradi and Bill Sherwood Jr. for earning the Venturing Leadership Award and to Father Paul Harte for earning the first-ever Anson J.

First Annual Old Colony Miniature Golf Classic

Come and join in the First Annual Old Colony Miniature Golf Classic. See the flyer for details. This event is open to Scouts of all ages, Scouters, friends and family. $10 entry fee includes 36 holes of miniature golf and lunch. There will be prizes too. Hope to see everyone there.

Inclement Weather Closings

Due to the predicted weather for tomorrow, Tuesday, March 14th, the management of Garden State Council has decided to close our offices, camps and stores.

The safety of our staff and our volunteers is of the utmost importance.

 Please stay safe and follow the directions of your local Office of Emergency Management. 

We will reopen on Wednesday at 9:00am.

Mervin Sluizer, Jr. Scholarship Fund

For current members of the Boy Scouts of America who are active in the Greater Philadelphia area. Which includes, Bucks, Chester Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania as well as Burlington, Camden and Gloucester in New Jersey.