Raritan Valley District
Welcome to the Raritan Valley District Website, serving the communities of: Bound Brook, Bradley Gardens, Branchburg, Bridgewater, Dunellen, Edison, Finderne, Flagtown, Franklin, Franklin Park, Green Brook, Griggstown, Highland Park, Hillsborough, Lamington, Manville, Martinsville, Metuchen, Middlesex, New Brunswick, Neshanic, Neshanic Station, North Branch, Piscataway, Plainfield, Pluckemin, Raritan, Somerset, Somerville, South Bound Brook, South Branch, and South Plainfield.
- Roundtable Information & Upcoming Events
- Awards Recognition Breakfast & Nomination Information
- Cub Scout News
- Health & Safety
- Community Service
- Training News
- Alumni News
- Raritan Valley Photo Links
FEBRUARY 19, 2020
SOMERVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
51 WEST CLIFF STREET, SOMERVILLE, NJ
7 p.m. – Commissioners Meeting
8 p.m. – Breakouts
Scouts BSA – Older Scout Activities
Raritan Valley District Awards Breakfast
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 8:30 AM TO 11:00 AM
Pluckemin Presbyterian Church
279 Route 202/206, Pluckemin
This is a great opportunity for fellowship with great food.
Price $20 per person by February 14th
$25 per person February 15th through March 7th
Breakfast Registration closes March 7th
We will also acknowledge and congratulate the winners of:
- Raritan Valley District Award of Merit
- Mary Tomchuk Servant Leader Award
- Ron Catlin Cub Scouter Award
- George Kosta Scouter Award
- John Schaub For The District Award
- Denninger Award
- Raritan Valley District Hero Awards
- Scoutmaster of the Year / Cubmaster of the Year
Each Unit should plan on nominating one volunteer for the Raritan Valley Hero Award. The Raritan Valley Hero Award recognizes people who do that little extra, or a whole lot extra to make scouting happen in their unit.
Award Nominations will open on January 3, 2020 and close on February 18, 2020.
Event Chair: Linda Cummings at [email protected]
Congratulations to the 2019 Raritan Valley Winners of the Community Service Award for Patriots’ Path Council
Winners are chosen with the highest amount of hours for the year and the highest average hours per Scout. So a Unit may be the winner in one or both of the categories.
Each Winning unit will receive a Patch for each Scout and a streamer for their flag.
Congratulations & Thank you for doing your Good Turns,
Linda Cummings, Community Service Chairperson, Raritan Valley District
Pack 96 310 hours/ 6.20 hours per Scout
Troop 12 1345 hours
Troop 41 30.78 hours per Scout
Please remember that all Community Service hours need to be reported by Dec. 31, 2019
Raritan Valley Community Service Chairperson
908-904-4498 home 908-963-6310 cell
PLEASE MAKE SURE TO REGISTER FOR ALL TRAININGS
For trainings see the Council Calendar
November TBD 2020 – Philmont Alumni Brunch
• Guest Speaker
• Recognition of the 2020 Philmont Leadership
• Presentation of the David Setzer Philmont Alumnus Award
Attendees: All Alumni, Family & Friends. Dress: Casual. Fee: TBD
Cub Scout and Scouts BSA Roundtables are held at 7:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month at the Somerville Middle School: 51 West Cliff Street, Somerville, NJ 08876. Alternate locations will be added when needed.
June 1 – Tradeshow of Scouting