Fishawack District

Serving the communities of Boonton, Boonton Township, Butler, Cedar Knolls, Chatham Borough, Chatham Township, East Hanover, Florham Park, Hanover, Harding Township, Kinnelon, Lincoln Park, Madison, Montville, Morris Plains, Morris Township, Morristown, Mountain Lakes, New Vernon, Parsippany, Pequannock, Riverdale, Towaco, Whippany

To find a pack, troop crew or post near you, – contact Al Thomas, [email protected], 973-765-9322 x229

The Fishawack’s Finest Fellowship Dinner has moved to May 18 2021

Next Round Table is on June 12th at the Tradeshow of Scouting

Keep Recruiting & hold Events !!!

2021 Fishawack Klondike

2021 Fishawack Klondike

Camp Somers, MASR, Stanhope NJ Saturday March 20, 2021 Patriots Path held its annual Klondike Derby at the Camp Somers on March 20 providing Scout Teams the opportunity to compete and test scout skills & leadership ability.  Scouts tackled a series of stations on...

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Fishawack Dinner

Fishawack Dinner

Join the adult leadership across the district for an evening of fellowship, fun, awards, and some business. Rescheduled to Tuesday May 18th.

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2021 FRIENDS OF SCOUTING KICKOFFS Why we need Friends of Scouting? ➢ We will share the details of the 2021 FOS campaign ➢ View the 10-minute virtual Friends of Scouting unit presentation Please send your unit FOS chair, unit committee chair and all other unit...

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Training Awards

Training Awards

The training awards and keys are designed to recognize unit Scouters for tenure, training, and performance in their leadership roles. Progress record forms with the 2020 requirements for these awards can be found at the links below. Please note, recipients of Training...

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Friends Of Scouting

Thank You to all the Scouting units and families that participated in the Friends of Scouting campaign. A special thanks to all the volunteers who worked hard with presentations and phone-a-thons!

It’s never too early to plan and schedule your unit’s FOS presentation for this year. If you would like to volunteer as a presenter or schedule your unit’s presentation, please E-mail Tom O’Leary

Eagle Scout Information

Interested in working towards your Eagle rank? Check out the Patriots Path Council Trail to Eagle resources.  Click HERE for Fishawack District specific instructions for Eagle Candidates.  Once an Eagle, always an Eagle!

Camping Information

See an important message about Weekend Camping Contact Richard Hawkins, Camping Services, (973)765-9322 x238.

Fishawack Photo Corps

Become and official member of the Fishawack District Photo Corps!
See the < attached flyer > for details.

There is a scouting event in your town!

Contact Al Thomas, [email protected], 973-765-9322 x229 to learn where to join your local pack, troop, crew, or post.

Planning Calendar

Here are some important dates to include on your unit’s calendar:


Event Location
First Tuesday @ 7:30 PM District Roundtable
Monthly (except Jun, Jul, Aug.)
Council Service Center
1 Saddle Road, Cedar Knolls
Third Tuesday @ 7:30 PM District DOC
Monthly (Year Round)
Council Service Center
1 Saddle Road, Cedar Knolls
May 18, 2021 Fishawack’s Finest Dinner << Flyer Link >>
May 21-23, 2021 Spring Cub Family Camp w/SX @ Camp Somers


Oct 1-3, 2021 BS Fall Camporee w/SX @Camp Winnebago


Oct. 22-24, 2021 Fall Cubelos @ MASR (both Wheeler and Somers)  

(Council events in bold.)

Facebook Page

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Contact Us

District Committee Chair
Les Wu

District Commissioner
Tom O’Leary

District Executive
Al Thomas
(973)765-9322 x229

District Committee

Vice-Chair Nominations
recruiting of district volunteers
Gary Treubig

Vice-Chair for Member Relations
recruiting, publicity, website & recognition
Michelle Blanchfield

Vice-Chair Revenue Development
Friends of Scouting, Popcorn & Camp Card
Mike Murray

Vice-Chair of Program
Peter Paulson

Activities Chair
Carl Andreasson

Advancement Committee Chair
Bob Weber

Camping Committee Chair
Jim Danus

Camporee Chairs

Friends of Scouting Chairs
Tom O’Leary
Sue Carter

Health & Safety Committee Chair

Klondike Derby Governor
Eduard Mostert 

Membership Recruiting Chair
Brett Keeler

Merit Badge Dean
Dan Ambrosiani

Popcorn Kernel
Tim Sugrue

Publicity Committee Chair
Sue Carter

Recognitions Committee Chair
Marty Foy

Religious Emblems Coordinator
Mike Murray

Roundtable Commissioners
Gary Giampino (Scouts)
Michelle Blanchfield (Cubs)

Training Committee Chair
Lisa Shohen

Web Editor
Ed Guy