Volume 3 | Issue #10                                                                                                 October 2015
Halloween Carnival
Cub Scout Activity Day
October 31st at Alpine Scout Camp

   Before the Trick or Treat begins, come out to Alpine Scout Camp! Don't miss out on pumpkin decorating, a haunted house and hay ride, bouncy house, and tons of tasty carnival concessions and more! 
9:30 AM Wednesday November 11, 2015
Madison Square Park W24th & 5th Ave
Please show your Scout Spirit and help to honor our Nation's Veterans!  GNYC will be partnering with the Spirit of '45,  together we will honor the 70th  Anniversary of the "Greatest Generation".  All Scouts in attendance will receive a free patch!

Each unit needs to send a roster of attendees (youth & adult) to  Valerie Pfundstein:  ValeriePfundstein@gmail.com .   American Flags are encouraged, but please, no unit flags or banners.  We will march carrying one GNYC banner and posters of veterans.  Email  Dave.Swartz@scouting.org  with any questions.
Saturday, Nov. 28th  9am-12pm
A great event for the whole Scout Family!
The Second Annual GNYC Color Fun Run will take place on Saturday, November 28th at Alpine Scout Camp!  Get splashed with colored powder throughout your run through camp and as you cross the finish line with friends and family.  Ages 5+  Sign up before November 13th to get the early bird rate and order your cool custom shirt!
9AM - 3PM Saturday November 14
Open to High School Students

NYC Exploring, AllianceBernstein, AMA, and The Rotary Club of NY have partnered to offer a free career day and skills expo for High School Students.

Must register online at

On Sunday, October 25th Big Apple District Boy Scouts from Troop 414 and 777 as well as Cub Scouts from Pack 422 appeared on Fox & Friends to help raise money for the American Legion and promote a service the benefits veterans on Veterans Day.

Honoring all 2015 Silver Beaver Recipients
November 30th at 6:30pm
at AllianceBernstein 1345 Avenue of the Americas

Graciously Underwritten by our Host: Richard Davies (Silver Beaver 2010) and free of charge, all past New York City Silver Beaver Award recipients are invited to attend this reception
Please register at bsa-gnyc.org/silverbeaverreception for more info, please contact  dave.swartz@scouting.org
One Car One Difference is the official vehicle donation program of the Boy Scouts of America.  If you have an automobile, trailer, camper, or boat in any condition to donate, the proceeds would benefit the Scouting program.  Please visit online or call ( 855)-272-1227.  Indicate that you are with GNYC, and the service will arrange pick up at no charge, as well as handle all paperwork.
Be Prepared, Start Planing Now

J oin GNYC Scouts and Scout Masters as part of the Council's official Jamboree Contingent and experience Scouting's largest national event at the Summit Bechtel Family National Reserve in Mt Hope, WV.