Supporting Youth through

Scouting for 109 years 

Boy Scout Troop 31​ 
Rochester, New York

Centennial Celebration Yearbook

For this special event, the Troop committee and staff produced a Centennial Yearbook to commemorate the event.  If you would like a copy of the document, please email the troop at

Centennial Celebration

October 5th, 2013

Centennial Anniversary Banquet

Burgundy Basin Inn
1361 Marsh Road
Pittsford, New York 14534

In celebration of Troop 31's 100th Anniversary of it original charter on April 10th, 1913, over 100 scouts, alumni and past and present leaders gathered at the Burgundy Basin Inn.  The Night began with a wonderful social gathering and commenced with a moving invocation by ASM Roland Osterwinter.   Scoutmaster John Folwell followed with a short but poignant remarks regarding the past, present and future of Troop 31.  We welcomed the Mayor of Rochester Thomas Richards for a Proclamation in honor of our 100th year from the City of Rochester.  Steve Holt, the Council Chief Executive for Seneca Waterways Council delivered his reflections of scouting of the past quarter century.   After a wonderful dinner, Mr. Refermat, Troop 31 Committee Chairman presented a basic overview of the troop’s past and present.