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posted Oct 9, 2017, 9:55 AM by BSA Troop 90 Forest Hills, PA

Troop 90 will be taking orders for hooded sweatshirts. Payment and order forms are due Tuesday October 10th. An updated order form will be on the website under Forms and Documents, or by clicking HERE. Please be sure to complete a form for each hooded sweatshirt ordered. 


Board of Reviews that are needed in advance of the Fall Court of Honor, need to be completed no later than the October 10th meeting. Please contact the committee to schedule.


Yearly dues invoices have been emailed, and are available on the website under FORMS Please complete and return by November 1st.


Jon Danley will be working on his Eagle Project on October 14th at 9:00. Meet in the Forest Hills Pool Parking lot. If you have a spade, or a post hole digger, please bring it along. Lunch will be provided. You will be installing signs in the dog park area.


The Troop Committee would like any registered adult who’s Youth Protection Training expires 2018 or earlier to go ahead and retake the course now.


A welcome to Cyndi Glen, who had taken the position of New Member Coordinator. Thanks for stepping up.


A note from FHPC, kitchen remodeling began September 25th. There will be times that room 20 will be off limits during construction period


Philmont Trekkers are asked to please upload their pictures from the trip to the file share address provided by Mr. Rowles. Here is the current link for the file share:



Popcorn sales have begun. A big thank you to our Popcorn Kernel Rich Kilpatrick for once again stepping up and handling.  


-Popcorn orders are due on 10/24 (Tuesday Meeting), I will be available at prior meetings to take orders if you've finished selling.

-Please collect money when taking order, checks should be made out to BSA Troop 90.

-Orders will be picked-up and distributed on 11/18 (Saturday am).  

-When submitting orders please have original order forms, they will be returned with your order.

-A drone will be won by a scout and each scout can earn up to three entries.  One for selling 1 item, another for sales over $125 and a third for sales over $250. 



A reminder to be sure to sign the attendance sheet at each week’s Troop meeting.


The fall Court of Honor will be held on Tuesday October 24th.


There will not be a Troop meeting on October 31st due to Halloween.



Dates for the November Campout have been finalized-November 10-12.


Two dates for your calendar: February 3rd Family Dinner and Court of Honor. March 10th Pack 90 Blue and Gold Banquet.


The Scoutmaster asked that I pass along the following announcement. Any questions should be directed to Mr. Holleran at


Friends of Catholic Scouting -

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady in Fatima, Bishop Zubik will consecrate the Diocese of Pittsburgh to the Mother of God on Friday, October 13, 2017 at St. Paul’s Seminary.  In a spirit of community and celebration, the evening will begin with a picnic-style dinner at 5:00 PM (online ticket purchase only at and conclude with an outdoor candlelight Eucharistic procession and consecration ceremony at 7:00 PM.  


The organizers of this event are asking for the help of our scouts in three ways:  1) To help set up chairs under tents on Thursday, October 12, at St. Paul’s Seminary, 7:00 pm, 2) To serve as “people movers” during the event on October 13, from 5:30-8:30 pm, 3) To march in uniform in the procession from 6:30-8:30 pm on October 13. 


If your scout troop or religious emblems class could assist at any or all of these requests, please contact Judene Indovina at or call 412-456-3112.  Thank you for your help and service!