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Holiday in the Woods

On November 23rd Boy Scout Troop 125 of Commack went to West Hills County Park for the annual Thanksgiving celebration with their troop family. During the day Troop 125 Scouts taught visiting Webelos from Packs 403, 329 and 406 scout … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Baskets

All the Troop 125 scouts worked with their patrols to choose different items to contribute to the Thanksgiving baskets that we donated to community outreach program at our sponsor, the Commack United Methodist Church. Each basket included stuffing, mashed potatoes, … Continue reading

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North-South Lake Backpacking

On November 2nd Troop 125 went to backpacking in North-South lake in the Catskills, NY. This campout was a great opportunity for the newer scouts to experience the outdoors. We went on a 4.5 mile hike with day packs for … Continue reading

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George Washington Bridge Hike

On October 12th Troop 125 went to the Palisades by the GW Bridge. We crossed the George Washington Bridge on foot then we took a 2.4 mile hike. Then we went to Fort Lee Historic Park and ate lunch. Finally … Continue reading

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50th Anniversary Celebration

On Sunday, September 15 2019 Boy Scout Troop 125 of Commack, NY celebrated its 5oth year as a Troop at Constantino Brumidi Lodge in Deer Park. As we always start every scout meeting, we did the flag ceremony and Scout … Continue reading

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9/11 Ceremony

Every year for the anniversary of September 11th the Commack School District hosts a very special remembrance ceremony for the community. Before the solum ceremony began Troop 125 handed out the printed programs and small battery operated candles to the … Continue reading

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CUMC Church Cleanup Day

On Saturday September 7 Troop 125 helped their sponsor Commack United Methodist Church to clean up their land and to pay it forward and so everything will look good for the fall season. We trimmed the bushes and made them … Continue reading

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Cardboard Boat Race

The Goat and Baby Shark patrols built their own water resistant boats out of cardboard, duct tape, and paint. They raced in the 11th annual Riverhead Cardboard Boat Race on the Peconic Riverfront on August 10th, a first time event … Continue reading

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Suffolk County 100th Anniversary Camporee

On the 3rd to 5th of May 2019 Suffolk County NY celebrated their 100th year of scouting. That weekend all the troops and packs in Suffolk County went to Southaven County Park to camp out. The first night we went … Continue reading

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New Scout Campout

On April 6th & 7th 2019 Troop 125 went to Blydenburgh County Park for the New Scout Campout. In total 42 scouts attended including 17 brand new scouts who crossed over to Troop 125 this year. It’s important for new … Continue reading

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