Troop 140 - Boys Scouts of America
Blairstown, New Jersey
75+ Years of Scouting Adventure and Leadership Development



Troop 140 Announcements

Updated 11/01/10

Camperships Available
Troop 140 has always operated under the philosophy that if a boy is committed to Scouting, he is entitled to participate in all Scouting activities regardless of a families financial circumstances. If you need financial assistance for Summer Camp 2011, please contact JoAnn Campbell, Summer Camp Coordinator. Applications for Camperships available at the Monday night meetings.

Help Wanted

The troop could always use and will always welcome the following:

  • Become a Merit Badge Counselor
  • Go on camping trips with the troop
  • Attend summer camp as an assistant scout leader
  • Identify and research new locations for camping or other activities
  • Give a ½ hour presentation on life skill or an area of interest
  • Become an assistant scoutmaster
  • Research and arrange for guest speakers or opportunities outside troop

If you have any questions about what any of these tasks entails or you have a desire to volunteer to fill any of the above positions you can ask any of your scout masters or scout committee members. You could also get in touch with Sandie Irrizary and I will help you with how you can make a contribution no matter how limited your time or interest or experience. REMEMBER - many hands make light work and the ultimate benefit is to our children.