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PHOTOS: Eagle Scout Class of 2019 Honored at Greenwich Country Club

The Eagle Scout Class of 2019 includes Peter McGuigan, Aditya Malhotra, Carlos Maldonado, Owen Bianchi, Michael McNulty, Evan Pey, Robert Freder, Liam Patterson, Mercer Van Meel, Ajax Shung, Charles Achoa, Walter Stratton and Charlie Ducret. Continue Reading →

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Greenwich Scouting Troop 9 Commemorates 100th Anniversary

In addition to the Council-wide events, camp outs, and winter Klondike, Troop 9 participates in annual weekend campouts and ski trips to Vermont, campouts at Great Captains Island, Backyard Patrol Camps, the trip to Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico, and the annual pot luck holiday party where the Scouts are in charge of cooking. Continue Reading →

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Cub Scouts Build Skills at Pinewood Derby Workshop at Camp Seton

On Saturday at Camp Seton about 80 Cub Scouts and their parents gave shape to race cars crated from wood blocks during the second of two Pinewood Derby workshops.  In anticipation of the March 11 Pinewood Derby, the boys each selected a template and stenciled the pattern onto a block of wood. From there, they put on safety goggles and cut out their cars in the woodshop. Lastly, the process of sanding began. “They learn the fundamentals of woodworking and safety, and make a cool car,” said special events coordinator Emilia Schiro, who was overseeing the event with District Director Ray Garrison. The boys also had a chance to purchase decals, weights, and colored wheels to enhance their cars before taking them home to assemble and paint. Continue Reading →

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