Scouts

Scouting in Mason NH

11th Annual Merit Badge College

MT MONADNOCK DISTRICT Program Article from Union Leader February 18, 2013 Over 100 Boy Scouts gathered at Mason Elementary School Saturday morning for the opportunity to earn merit badges in subjects ranging from aviation to wildlife management. This is the…

Cub Scout Pack 264 News

ON 23 MARCH 2012 Jonathan Arsenault, Max Phalon, Maxwell McDonald, Cole Vocell and Cole Whitehurst were awarded The Arrow of Light. The Arrow of Light is the highest award that a Cub Scout can earn. It takes a lot of…

Tapping Trees

Impervious to the cold, a pack of Mason Cub Scouts were instructed on the methods of harvesting maple sap by selectman Nancy Richards. Sap flows when we have freezing nights and warm days. In a couple weeks the cubs will…

Mason’s Double Eagle Ceremony

DECEMBER 22 MARKED THE FIRST TIME IN MASON’S HISTORY that a double Eagle scout ceremony was celebrated. Dan McGuire and Robert Guiry (below) are Mason’s newest Eagle Scouts. As the major requirement for Eagle Scout, candidates are required to lead…

Scouting for Food 2010

The Mason Scouts will be holding their annual Scouting for Food Drive  on the first two weekends of November.   On November 6th, the Scouts will be going door-to-door, distributing handouts about Scouting for Food.  (Sorry no bags again this year,…

Trail Dedication

THE RAIN HELD UP LONG ENOUGH on Sunday, June 6, for the official opening of the Florence Roberts Forest Trail.  About 20 people showed up for the event including state senator Peggy Gilmour and representatives from Mason’s selectmen, conservation committee…

Boy Scout Troop 264

JACK MCGUIRE OF MASON TROOP 264 has his planned Eagle scout project approved by the board of selectmen. Jack’s project is to raise funds for materials and lead a group of scouts in constructing a second backstop at the Mason…

Celebrating 100 Years of Scouting

For 100 years, the Boy Scouts of America has created a strong foundation of leadership, service, and community for millions of America’s youth. Through a Year of Celebration, a Century of Making a Difference, they will demonstrate the incredible impact…

Troop 264’s Eagle Scouts

On Saturday February 6, Chris Elliott will be awarded the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Boy Scouts and Troop 264’s tenth Eagle Scout since the troop was founded. Chris began scouting as a Tiger Scout in Mason’s…