Matthew Tarini, son of Timothy and Laura Tarini, was awarded the rank of Eagle at his Eagle Court of Honor Ceremony.
Matthew’s Scouting career began in the first grade as a Tiger Cub in Den 7, Pack 27 of Elizabeth Shelton School.
He went on to earn the Super 20, Arrow of Light and crossed over as a Boy Scout into Troop 27
More than 31 merit badges
Matthew was assistant patrol leader, troop guide and most recently troop webmaster. He has completed 31 merit badges, and counting.
Matthew has attended the 2010 Boy Scout National Jamboree in Virginia, Florida Sea Base and Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico, and is looking forward to returning to Philmont in 2016.
He has taken part in summer camps, winter camps, camporees, Klondikes, skiing, rock climbing, white water rafting, small boat sailing, swimming, Block Island, Gettysburg, and other activities that scouting and Troop 27 have to offer.