- Merit Badge work
- Klondike derby prep
-2/15 Crossover ceremony event prep
-NO BOY SCOUT MEETING
Troop 623 still has popcorn inventory for sale. If you would like to help sell more popcorn, please contact Mrs. Essig for more information.
Merit Badge University in Elmhurst, Illinois has opened Scout registration on online. Please be sure to visit their website to see what is still available. https://scoutingevent.com/?MBU2016 Registration closes on 2/15
*Scouts who wish to use their Scout Account will need to pay for registration and submit receipt to Mr. Hill for reimbursement.
They are also in need of help from our parents. If your Scout is going, please consider volunteering in
helping with: Security, registration, lunch prep, lunch serving, and lunch clean-up.
Contact Ann Essig at email@example.com if you're interested in helping
Please see attached permission slip to bring with you.
2/12-2/14- Klondike Derby
2/13/16 - Kalamazoo Air Zoo- Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge Day
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Boy Scouts will complete all the requirements for the Aviation Merit Badge during this fun and engaging day of exploring the history and science behind flight. Investigate the forces of flight and the control surfaces of an airplane while touring the Air Zoo's amazing collection of aircraft and specialized wind tunnel. Make, fly, and modify your own take-home glider. Registrants may bring in a bag lunch or order lunch from the Kitty Hawk Cafe, prepaid at registration, for $6 each.
Early Registration Deadline: January 29, 2016
Late Registration (add $3 per person): January 30 - February 12, 2016
Fee: $22/ Child |$11/adult
Limit: 150 participants
We will not do this as a troop, but scouts can individually register with the Air Zoo. See more information at http://www.airzoo.org/page.php?page_id=359
2/15/16 - NO MEETING
Monday 2/15- Cub Scout PACK 623 Blue & Gold/Crossover ceremony. .If you signed up to help, please arrive by 5:30pm downstairs at the church
2/20/16 - Merit Badge University 2016- Illinois
(contact Mrs. Essig at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions)
2/21/16- Scout Sunday- please arrive by 9:30am, Scouts should plan to stay for church service
1st Congregational church
2/22/16- Next Troop meeting
2/28/16- Merle/Burkhard/Sparkman Eagle Court of Honor- 2pm
(See attached for invite and more details)
2/29/16- LAST DAY TO TURN IN MERIT BADGE AND ADVANCEMENT UPDATES to be recognized at
3/14 Court of Honor
3/14/16 - Spring COURT OF HONOR
White water rafting - Pennsylvania