Scouts talked about their experiences at Mackinac, played a game and worked on advancements. If you went on the Mackinac trip but were not at the meeting today to test, please test yourself for Covid. There was exposure on the trip home. Many Scouts brought back their assigned Coleman tents. Please check your homes for our orange Marmot tents. They should be in gray stuff sacks with an orange bottom. We are missing 6!
Mr. Dansfield received an award for his service.
The Troop received a flag display celebrating 60 years of service to Mackinac.
Patrick Conroy was promoted to 2nd Class
July 30, 2022 is the Church Concert. Scouts will help with setting up tents, tables, chairs and cooking food. Please sign up on the list below. Morning tent setup on the 30th and tear down on the 31st. Scouts should wear class A uniform and be on their best behavior serving the public during the event. Times for cooks may be earlier, please stay tuned for more details.
Wed August 3rd, 2022
Scouts can help veterans on a fishing charter. Bait hooks and listen to stories. Details to come. May start at 8am til ???
August 10, 2022 5-8:45pm at the Fraternal Order of Police at 2665 Niles, Saint Joseph, MI. Scouts will wear Class A’s and serve food.
Order of the Arrow
August 19-21 event. Details TBA
Sept 16-18 is an OA fall event. More details to come.
Tents and Parking
There are still some upcoming opportunities so check the emailed link periodically to sign up.
Merit Badge Counselors
The troop is in need of merit badge counselors.
The need is most urgent for the Eagle required badges….
(a) First Aid, (b) Citizenship in the Community, (c) Citizenship in the Nation, (d) Citizenship in the World, (e) Communication, (f) Cooking, (g) Personal Fitness, (h) Emergency Preparedness OR Lifesaving, (i) Environmental Science OR Sustainability, (j) Personal Management, (k) Swimming OR Hiking OR Cycling, (l) Camping, and (m) Family Life.
If you are interested in becoming a merit badge counselor look at the options on the list at this link. Talk to Mr. Sparkman or Mr. Langlois to get the forms to sign up.