Troop 106 Weekly Updates

Good Evening Everyone. I hope everyone had a fun and safe Halloween.

Tomorrow, Friday November 5th, will be a regular Troop meeting. We will be focusing on First Aid.

The deadline for the pie sale is tomorrow. Please bring down your orders.

Please remember to sign-up for the two service opportunities this weekend.

Lastly, our next camping trip is the weekend of November 19th to the 21st. Sign-up will be available tomorrow night.

Hope to see everyone tomorrow.


Troop 106 Service Opportunities

Good Evening Everyone. I am writing because we have two very important service opportunities coming up this weekend.

The first one is Matthew Balsamo’s Eagle Scout Project. It will take place this Saturday from 9:00 to 4:00 at Resurrection Ascension Church- Fr. Feely Hall. Please come out and support Matt as he works towards attaining the rank of Eagle Scout!

The second opportunity is service at Our lady of Hope Church. The service consists of helping to collect money for the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive. We need at least 4 scouts to sign up for each of the masses. The mass times are as follows: 5:00 pm on 11/6, 8:00 am, 9:30 am. 11:00 am, 12:30 pm, and 6:30 pm on 11/7. I am asking that everyone please sign-up for a spot or two. Our Lady of Hope does so much for us and lets us use their facilities whenever we want to free of charge. Please email me at [email protected] for the time slot that your are available.

If you have any questions or concerns, please fee free to reach out to me.

Yours in scouting,

Anthony Zalak


Troop 106 Weekly Updates

Good Evening Everyone. I hope all is well and that everyone is having a great week.

Tomorrow night is our annual Halloween Party. Scouts should come down in costumes. Pizza and drinks will be provided by the troop. Scouts can bring candy, chips, or snacks. (Individually wrapped please)

Matthew Balsamo’s Eagle Project will continue this Saturday, October 30th from 9 until 5 at Resurrection Ascension Church, weather permitting. Please sign-up tomorrow night. Thanks to all who came out last week.

On the weekend of November 6th and 7th we will be providing service at Our Lady of Hope. You can also sign-up for this tomorrow night.

A reminder that the pie sale orders are due no later than Friday November 5th.

Finally, Our next Camping Trip will take place on November 19th to the 21st. We will be going to Camp Glen Gray in New Jersey. Sign-ups will also take palce tomorrow night as well.

Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow night.


Troop 106- Halloween Party

Good Evening Everybody! Hope that everyone had a wonderful weekend. I am writing because this Friday, October 29th is our Annual Halloween Party at the Church. Scouts don’t have to come in uniform. The food/activities for the party are as follows:

The Troop will be supplying Pizza and Drinks. Scouts can bring chips (Individual bags only please), cake/cupcakes, and or candy.

We will have a costume contest, piƱata and various other games and activities.

Please reach out to me with any questions or concerns.

Looking forward to seeing everyone on Friday.


Troop 106 Weekly Updates

Good Evening Everybody,

I hope everyone is doing well and having a great week. Tomorrow, Friday October 22nd will be a regular meeting and we will be focusing on First Aid requirements.

On Saturday, October 23rd, Life Scout Matthew Balsamo will be working on his Eagle Scout Project at Resurrection- Ascension Church. The project will run from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. and will consist of scraping/painting of the fence around Fr. Feely Hall and doing some planting/clean-up of the grounds. You don’t have to stay the whole day. Please come out and support Matt, as he works towards his Eagle Scout Rank. Lunch will be provided. Matt will also be working on the project on Saturday October 30th as well. Please sign-up tomorrow night at the meeting.

The next opportunity for service will be on Saturday October 6th and Sunday October 7th at Our Lady of Hope Church. The troop was asked to assist with the Thanksgiving Food Drive Money Collection. We need at least four scouts to sign-up for each of the six masses. Sign-up sheets will be available tomorrow night.

Lastly, please remember that our Cheesecake Fundraiser is going on. For each cake that a scout sells, $5 goes into the scout’s account to use for trips and other troop activities. The deadline for the orders in Friday November 5th. Order forms will be available at tomorrow night’s meeting.

That’s it for now. Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow night.


Order of the Arrow Meeting

Please see below the message form our Order of the Arrow Chapter Chief Mathew Mohr.

Please Note- This meeting is for Order of the Arrow members only!

Any questions please reach out to me.


Brothers –

Our monthly chapter meeting will be held this Monday, October 18th, at Our Lady of Hope Parish. We will be meeting in the outdoor area behind the parish rectory located at 61-27 71st Street, Middle Village. This month’s theme is Halloween and Oktoberfest, so all are invited to come in either a Halloween costume/themed outfit or an Oktoberfest-themed outfit. We will be participating in some fun activities during the meeting. As always, please bring your sash. In addition, we will be holding our yearly Chapter Elections during this meeting. Anyone who is considering running for a Chapter Officer Position (Vice Chief, Secretary, or Treasurer) is asked to prepare a short address . It should be noted that a Chapter Officer position is a big commitment. Any member who knows any brothers that have become inactive due to the COVID-19 related alterations to our ability to meet, feel free to invite them down to what should be the grand restart of Mespaetch Chapter. Dues will be collected.I hope to see many of you there on Monday!


Matthew Mohr

Mespaetch Chapter Chief