Diocese of Brooklyn Catholic Committee on Scouting

2020 - Religious Emblem Awards Convocation
2019 - 60th Catholic Scout Retreat Theme - Contemporary Saints
2019 Catholic Scout Retreat / Day of Recollection - Registration
2019 - Shawnda Gerold's Convocation Gallery
2019 - Bishops Dinner Photos by Corazon Aguirre
Committee Mission and Purpose
Our Committee
Diocesian Scouting Chaplains
Application for Membership in CCOSBQ
2019 Calendar of CCOS Events
Contact Us
2019 Religious Emblem Awards Convocation
2019 Convocation Program
Catholic Youth Religious Emblems
BSA Youth Religious Emblem Requirements
2019 St. George Award Recommendation Form
Bronze Pelican Emblem Requirements
Bronze Pelican Nommination Form
Girl Scout Adult Leader Religious Awards
Saint Anne Award Nomination
Elizabeth Ann Seton Award Nomination Form
Diocese of Brooklyn Website
Diocesian Volunteer Code of Conduct
Youth Protection
CCOS Meeting Agendas and Minutes
The Tablet - Newspaper
World Organization of the Scout Movement - Messengers of Peace
Peacelight from Bethlehem
Contacts for Religious Emblems of All Faiths
Religious Emblem Book Order Information
Girl Scouts of America - NY Council
Girl Scouting - My Promise/ My Faith Awards
Brick/Nameplate Sale for Chapel Fundraiser
National Catholic Committees on Scouting
Boy Scouts of America - Greater NY Councils
Bishop's Eagle Scout and Gold Award Recognitions
Venturing Trust Award
2018 Retreat Photos
2018 Bishops Dinner For Scouting
2018 Bishop's Visit and Mass at Ten Mile River
2018 Youth Religious Awards Convocation
Scout Sunday 2017
2017 Retreat Photos
2017 Awards Convocation Program
October 19 2016 Bishop's Dinner For Scouting
2016 Bishops Visit to TMR
2016 Convocation Program
2016 Retreat Photos
2015 - Bishop's Visit to Ten Mile River Scout Camps
2015 Awards Convocation
2015 Bishops Dinner for Scouting
2014 Bishop's Dinner Photo's
2014 Convocation
2014 Gallery of Photos- Bishop DiMarzio's Visit / Mass at TMR
2014 Bishops Dinner
2014 Retreat- Day of Recollection
2014 Scout Retreat Photos
2013 Convocation
2013 Convocation
2013 Bishops Dinner
2012 Bishops Dinner
2012 Retreat
2011 Bishops Dinner
2010 Bishops Dinner
2009 Bishops Dinner
2008 Bishops Dinner
2007 Bishops Dinner
2006 Bishops Dinner
2005 Bishops Dinner
Saint George Award Receipients 1963- 1991

2019 Calendar of CCOS Events


  • Catholic Committee on Scouting - Bi-Monthly Meeting - Thurs. Eve February 28,  7 - 9:00 PM, 
  • Host - Our Lady of Hope Rectory,  Middle Village Queens, N.Y. 
  •     Sunday, February 10  - National Observance of BSA Scout Sunday
  •   Ash Wednesday - March 6   

  •   Sunday, March 10 – National Observance of GSA Scout Sunday

  •  Monday, March 11 – Youth Religious Emblem Board of Review, Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Marion Center, Kensington, Brooklyn. 11218,  7:00 – 9:00 PM

  •  Wednesday March 13,  Youth Religious Emblem Board of Review, Our Lady of Hope School Cafeteria,  Middle Village, Queens.  7:00 – 9:00 PM
  • Thursday, April 11, 2019, -Catholic Committee Bi-Monthly Committee Meeting, - 7:00 - 9:00 PM, Immaculate Heart of Mary Church Rectory, 2805 Fort Hamilton Parkway, near "F' train stop  Brooklyn, N.Y.  11218

  •   Sunday, May 5, 2019 – Catholic Youth Scout Awards Convocation, Mary's Nativity Church, 46-02 Parsons Boulevard, Flushing, Queens 1:00 – 2:00 PM

  • Bishop Di Marzio's Dinner for Scouting - Wednesday, May 8th ,  6- 9:00 PM,  El Caribe Caterer's,  Mill Basin,  Brooklyn, N.Y. 

  • Knights of Columbus - Independence Day Parade,  Saturday, June 29th, 2019,  Following 9:30 - AM Mass at Saint Paul's Church,  Bergen & Court Streets, Brooklyn N.Y.
Tuesday, July 9,  Mass with Bishop DiMarzio at Ten Mile River Scout Camps,  Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Chapel,  Camp Keowa,  at 1:00 PM following lunch in the Camp Keowa Dining Hall.  Committee members are invited to come for lunch, attend mass with the Campers, leaders and Staff and tour the camps, Museum during the afternoon.  You can also remain for the Keowa afternoon Flag Retreat and Dinner but let Robert Colona know your plans so that meals and seating can be arranged for our Committee.

  •    Columbus Day Weekend,  Friday evening, October 11 - Sunday, October 13, 2019 - Catholic Scout Retreat Weekend, Reeves Conference Center and Cub World, Alpine Scout Camp, N.J.   Day of Reflection - Saturday, October 12,  9 AM - 8:30 PM,  Units, Family Groups, and Individual Scouts with Parents welcome to attend.
  •  Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 28th 

  •  Peace light Arrival at JFK International Airport from Church of the Nativity, Town of Bethlehem,  Our Lady of the Skies Chapel,  Terminal 4,  Jamaica Queens,  N.Y   Gathering USA Welcome Ceremony, Date TBD   Messenger of Peace Distributions of the PeaceLight Flame continue widely in the USA, Mexico and Canada from Advent thru the Feast of the Epiphany 2020



  • Christmas, Wednesday, December 25 



Event Dates, Locations and Times are subject to change.  Check back often for updates