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



Fishawack Newsletter August 13, 2018

Roundtables Never been to a roundtable before? Been a while since you have attended a roundtable? Give yourself a chance to get reacquainted with our monthly roundtables that provide you with helpful, important information on upcoming district and council program...

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Bi-Weekly Newsletter Week of April 23, 2018

Fishawack Cub Scout Spring Camporee: May 4-5 The 2018 Fishawack District Spring Cub Scout “Cinco de Scouting” Family Camporee will be held the weekend of May 4-5 at Winnebago Scout Reservation.  The camporee will be about traditional Scout activities – fishing,...

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Bi-Weekly Newsletter Week of April 9, 2018

ATTENTION ALL UNITS NEW ADULT AND YOUTH BSA APPLICATIONS NOW IN USE  As of December, our national office has started distributing a new youth and new adult application. This can be confirmed by looking at the bottom right hand corner of the cover page. For the adult...

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Popcorn Training Dates

This year's popcorn sales training dates have been announced.  We also have an exclusive sales acceleration training workshop scheduled. This exclusive Unit Workshop with Michael Beck. The 17 units that attended the workshop in 2017 averaged 23% growth in their...

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2018 Fishawack District Pinewood Derby Championship

Open to all Fishawack Pack Winners All Cub Scouts who finished 1st, 2nd or 3rd in their pack's pinewood derby can compete in the district pinewood derby. Saturday, April 21, 2018 Alfred Vail School, 125 Speedwell Ave., Morris Plains Cost is $5.00 per Scout Scouts will...

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Fishawack District Weekly Newsletter- January 16, 2018

Training Update: Are you a new Cub leader?  Please register for an upcoming Cub leader specific training convenient for you! Get all of the important and useful tips and information needed to be a great leader for your pack. Make your Cub Scout Leader job EASIER and...

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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 Richard Peterson .

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.   Also, look ahead to the Eagle Scout Alumni Association. 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:

January 29 – Fishawack Annual Dinner
June – Fishawack Membership Roadshow
February 2, Klondike
February 9, Fishawack & Black River Webelos First Aid Rally
April 6 – District Pinewood Derby
April 6 – Rangemaster Training
April 13 – Electives Extravaganza
May 31 – Fishawack/Sussex Spring Camporee
July 20 – Camping Hall of Fame Beefsteak Dinner
October 4 – Jersey Jamboree
October 18 – Cubelos
November 2 – Merit Badge Workshop
December 7 – University of Scouting

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Contact Us

District Committee Chair
Gary Treubig

District Commissioner
Tom O’Leary

District Executives
Richard Peterson Field Director
(973)765-9322 x227

Al Thomas Membership Exec
(973)765-9322 x229

Michael Loughman Program Exec
(973)765-9322 x226

Development Exec

Marc Maratea Unit Service Exec
(973)765-9322 x240

District Committee

Vice-Chair Nominations
recruiting of district volunteers
Marty Foy

Vice-Chair for Member Relations
recruiting, publicity, website & recognition
Les Wu

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

Vice-Chair of Program
George Hemenetz

Activities Chair

Advancement Committee Chair
Bob Weber

Camping Committee Chair
Peter Paulson

Camporee Chair
Steve Minett

Friends of Scouting Chair
Steve Minett

Health & Safety Committee Chair

Klondike Derby Governor
Jonathan Bigham

Membership Recruiting Chair
Tim Sugrue

Merit Badge Dean
Keith Hawkins

Popcorn Kernel
John Cristadoro

Publicity Committee Chair
Nick Corrente

Recognitions Committee Chair
Eduard Mostert 

Religious Emblems Coordinator
Frank Miles

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

Training Committee Chair
Adam Sonzogni

Web Editor
Ed Guy