Josh W. Eagle Court of Honor, Sunday March 26th 2pm

Josh W. will have his Eagle Court of Honor at the Burgess Scout Cabin on Sunday March 26th at 2pm. All Troop 55 Scouts should attend in full class A’s.

Monday March 13, Regular Troop Meeting 7pm

Regular Troop Meeting Starts 7pm

Sea Base meeting in cabin.

Patrol meetings for campout planning and leadership position confirmation in church followed by Cooking MB class.

First year program in library.

Game if time permits.

Successful Day for Cooking Merit Badge Kick Off

We had a good time learning about eating healthily and selecting a good meal for a group of people. We completed a decent amount of pages, and will meet again on March 18-20, Campout, Camp Bromelsick….Cooking on a campout (Requirement #5).

PLC Tomorrow Sunday March 12, 2-4pm

Patrol Leader’s Council (PLC) members (SPL, ASPL, patrol leaders and our troop scribe): We will be changing things up for PLC going forward. We will now meet on the first Sunday of each month from 2 – 4pm at the Burgess Scout Cabin. We will have food/snacks and use the expanded time to plan out the program for the month and research future activities. Since both the SPL and Scoutmaster are unavailable tonight we will hold this month’s PLC on Sunday March 12th.

Scoutmaster Eric

Cooking Merit Badge Info. – Badge Work Starts March 11, 1-3pm

Cooking MB has 4 parts: Cooking at Home (#4), Cooking on a Campout (#5), Cooking on the Trail (#6), and classroom information (#1, 2, 3, 7).


Saturday, March 11, 1:00 pm-3:00 pm, Cabin….Prep with parents present for first 15 minutes (#4), planning for cooking on a campout (#4), and classroom (#1, 2)

March 18-20, Campout, Camp Bromelsick….Cooking on a campout (#5)

Monday, March 27, regular meeting at Cabin….Planning for cooking on the trail (#6)

Saturday, April 8, TBD (mid-morning to late afternoon), George Latham Trail, Clinton Lake….Cooking on the trail (#6) and classroom (#3, 7).

Scouts who are not available for the March campout or trail cooking in April, should attend the planning session(s) and get menu planning completed.  At the next campout/trail opportunity, the scout will cook the planned meals/menus to complete that requirement.
Sign-up sheet is posted at the cabin.  There is NO cost for Cooking MB; however, there is a $20 quartermaster fee for the March campout if the scout is attending the campout.


Monday March 6th – Troop Meeting 7pm – Game Night (no PLC)

Monday March 6th – Troop Meeting 7pm (No PLC)

Coup of the Long Trail Meeting at 6:40

Sea Base Prep – bring all paperwork and equipment for a group packing shakedown.

Game Night – Class B’s and Bring all the Non-Electronic Board Games you want to play.



Welcome to Troop 55 New First Years!

An exciting evening for Troop 55 as 16 new first year Scouts joined our ranks! Welcome to the best Troop in Lawrence, KS boys!