Scouts met at the St. Joseph High School Gym and played dodgeball and had a pitch in of drinks, snacks and pizza.
Monday Dec 11th, 6pm PLC meeting (before regular meeting) at the Church
If you are a member of the PLC, please try to attend. If you can’t make it, tell SPL why.
Monday Dec 11th, 7pm regular meeting back at the Church
We will vote to select Patrol leaders. If you are at least a 1st Class Scout, you can run. Attend so you can tell your patrol why you want to be the leader and cast your vote. Everyone under 1st class attend to vote for your leader.
January 19th-20, Climb Kalamazoo
Back by very popular demand from the Scouts - Climb Kalamazoo overnight! 5 hours of climbing, option for climbing merit badge as desired. PLC has selected a date of Friday Night, January 19th. Plan on leaving the church about 6:30pm Friday, return 9:30am Saturday (times may change closer to the event date). $55 per scout, fill out this waver to lock in your spot and commit to paying through the Troop. Fuel and Food costs separate. We are limited to 25 Scouts so sign up quickly. The roster has to be turned in a week before the event.
Klondike Derby Feb 9-11, 2024
More info coming soon. Make sure your cold weather gear still fits.
July 6 - 13 is our Mackinac week!
We have big troops wanting to go with us, so do your best to get to 1st Class so you can attend. Selection criteria will be tougher if interest is high.
Summer Camp Preferences needed!
Now that we know our Mackinac week, we need to pick a summer camp location and week. Please let your Patrol Leader know when and where you would like to go to camp. Gerber only has 3 weeks this coming summer and the first one is our Mackinac week. Scroll down this link to see 2024 camp options.
Merit Badge Counselors
Come to the meeting and we will fill out the form with you! Help keep the Troop going!
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.