Bromelsick Christmas Party Sat. Dec. 10th, 2-3:30pm at Haskell Auditorium

Bromelsick Christmas Party tomorrow, Dec 10!

Please join the Camp Bromelsick Foundation for their annual Boy Scout, Girl Scout, and 4H Christmas Party at the Haskell Indian Nations University Auditorium this Saturday Dec. 10 from 2-3:30pm. Tickets are available at this website:

The Band Road 23 will provide entertainment for the afternoon, along with a group sing a long, and candy for every Scout who attends!



Peace Light at Burgess Scout Cabin 7-9pm

Monday, December 5th      7:00 – 9:00 pm

The Peace Light from Bethlehem will be available in Lawrence in the Troop 55 Scout Cabin behind Westside Presbyterian Church (1024 Kasold Dr.  Lawrence, KS 66049). Come light your candle or lantern and carry the flame forward for World Peace. 

peace-light  Peace Light Flyer



December’s Busy Schedule! Put these dates on your calendars!

December is a very busy month for Troop 55! Update your calendars with the events below.

Dec. 5 – PLC 6pm / Troop Meeting 7pm

Dec. 10 – Bromelsick Christmas Party @ Haskell Indian Nations University Auditorium 2-3:30pm (check Bromelsick website for free tickets or pick them up at the Cabin –

Dec. 12 – Troop Meeting 7pm

Dec 17,18 – Wilderness Survival Campout Sat 8am – Sun 8:30am

Dec. 19 – Troop Meeting Party! White Elephant Gift Exchange at Cabin. Dress in your holiday best or Class B’s and bring a fun or serious wrapped gift to exchange. Could be a ukulele in those gifts this year!

Dec. 18 – Sadra Gerami Eagle Court of Honor 2pm at Cabin

Dec. 20 – Troop Committee Meeting 7pm

Dec. 30,31 – Movie Night Camp In at the Cabin Fri 7pm – Sat 9am.

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Monday Dec. 5th, PLC 6pm Troop Meeting 7pm

6pm: Patrol Leaders Council (all SPL Staff, Troop Scribe, All Patrol Leaders, All Quartermasters, all Troop Guides)

7pm: Troop Meeting


Wilderness Survival Campout postponed due to rain and cold

Safety First! Due to impending rain tomorrow and Sunday and temps in the mid 30’s we will postpone sleeping in our survival cedar shelters until later this month.

Primitive Cooking Ideas for Wilderness Survival Campout

Cooking on a rock can be tasty, check out this video and try something new!


Monday Troop Meeting

Agenda:Every Scout needs to bring their handbook.

1. Personal Management Merit Badge Class with Mr. Moulton
2. Wilderness Survival Campout Prep for those attending (flint and steel kit making)
3. Scoutmaster Conferences
4. EDGE Method requirement for Star Scouts who need to complete it still.
5. Sea Base Meeting (about 10 min.) right after announcements
6. Patrol Meetings and game.