~ worked on advancements
~ talked about a possible camp out on Aug 23-25
~ talked about a Shooting Sports Merit badge opportunity at the Coloma Rod & Gun Club on Labor Day weekend. The scouts were asked if there was any interest.
~ also presented with a couple opportunities to help with Eagle projects (See below)
~ talked about signups for the service opportunities below.
~ popcorn sales have begun! First order is due Aug 10th. The boys were able to pick up order forms and money envelopes.
~ 8/7/19 - Elk's Veteran's Fishing excursion - The Elk's Lodge is looking for some scouts to help with the Veteran's annual fishing trip. The veterans will be boarding the boat at Captain Hook’s Charters, 220 Anchors Way at 8:00am on Wednesday, August 7. The scouts can help bait hooks, run pop and water to the vets as needed, etc. They return to shore at 12:00 where they board a bus to the Elks Lodge for lunch. We could use a couple adults to go out as well.
~ 8/10/19 - Blue Star Mothers are looking for help with packing care packages for the troops. The packing will be at Orchards Mall at 9:30am. Scouts should go in Door 4 by Carson's. If you have any questions or need a ride, please contact Mary Wilder at 269-983-2647. This opportunity will be for a couple hours.
Eagle Project help needed
~ 7/31/19 - William Bacon has requested help on his project from 6pm-8pm at Roosevelt Elementary. He will be putting in some plants and working on the patio. Scouts that can help should bring shovels and work gloves. Snacks and water will be provided.
~ 8/17/19 - Will Christy will be working on his project (GaGa pit) at Lincoln Elementary starting at 11am. There will be a cookout afterwards. Rain date is 8/18.
~ 8/6/19 - troop committee meeting at 7:00pm at the church. All adults are welcome to attend.