Scouts worked on the prerequisites for the Sept 11 campout. If you didn’t finish these, please do them on your own. The presentation for #8 can be presented at a future meeting.
Sept 5, 2022 No meeting!
No meeting on Labor Day! Enjoy your long weekend!
Sept 9-11, 2022 9/11
Day of Remembrance
Gerber Scout Reservation, Citizenship Merit Badge Weekend
Complete 3 eagle required badges in one weekend!
Please see attached flyer to get more info. Space is limited.
Bo Conroy is coordinating rides. If you can give or need a ride, please email him.
Sept 17th at the Church
John Norland’s Eagle Scout Court of Honor. RSVP link and more details coming soon.
Sept 22 6:30-7:45pm
Cub Scout Recruiting Event at the Church. All 3 St. Joseph Elementaries will be invited. Cub Mobiles, Foam Flyers, and FREE popcorn for everyone! Come wear your Class A’s and help out!
Sept 24-25 Sat - Sun
Hold the date for the Lawless Campout! Sept 23-25, further details and permission slip to come very soon:
Lawless Park: Astronomy & Biking Campout
7 miles beginner trail biking, 10 miles purpose built Intermediate Mountain bike trails (Helmets required)
2 nights of Astronomy club @ an international dark sky park!
We plan to also spend time reclaiming some campsites from the forest, cook at camp, hike, and play games.
Many merit badge and rank advancement opportunities - bring your books and partial merit badges!
Excellent camp out for parents to join! Get a feel for Scout camping and how you can help!
Order of the Arrow
Sept 16-18 is an OA fall event. More details to come.
Tents and Parking
There are still some upcoming opportunities so check the link below periodically to sign up. One is Sept. 9th, if you aren’t going to the Gerber Sept 11th campout. A big event using a tent is coming up around Sept 18th in Riverview Park.
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.