On November 18 2013, the scouts of troop 59 had a meeting in which they were to learn how to use a compass. The scouts had an activity which involved measuring the distance between poles using a compass. However some of the scouts had to volunteer inserting flowers into the garden. The groups of scouts switched jobs so that all would be able to do the compass activity.
On Sunday, October 13, 2013, Bennett McCoy received the highest award in scouting, Eagle Scout! Bennett worked very hard and put all his effort into achieving Eagle. Bennett has been on the trail in scouting since Tiger Cub in OLP Pack 59. He earned a total of 27 merit badges and plans to earn more for several Eagle Palms. Bennett constructed two Pergolas for his project which are wooden bench covers. Bennett gave 3 Mentor Pins to Mr. Rohrbach, Mr. Fleming, and to his father, Mr. McCoy.
When the ceremony was adjourned, there was a reception in the OLP Cafeteria. The …
On Sunday, September 29, 2013, Jason P. received the highest award of scouting, Eagle Scout! Jason worked hard for this tremendous accomplishment. Jason has been active since he has been a Tiger Cub in OLP Pack 59. He earned a total of 27 merit badges and plans to earn more. For Jason’s Eagle Scout Project he constructed a meditation garden at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery and also constructed several bird houses and section signs.
Jason gave Mr. Serafin and Aaron Loncki a Mentor Pin for everything they have done for him in his scouting career.
After the ceremony, a reception followed …