To our 5 candidates for SPL, nice job representing yourselves men. You spoke well and are destined for big things to come. For the next 6 months our new Senior Patrol Leader is….David! Congratulations and good luck!
Our Assistant Senior Patrol Candidates…Congratulations Lex, Avery, Quentin, and Connor!
Troop Elections Monday August 24th. Email Mr. Burdick for your last chance to sign up for the elections.
Troop Leader Training has been postponed until August 29th. We need more people to sign up, we have group activities to do!
The vote in order:
- City Museum in St. Louis MO
- Salt Mine Campout in Hutchinson KS
- Quidditch Campout at Camp Bromelsick
- Sink/Swim Campout at ?
- Ft. Riley or Ft. Leavenworth in KS
- IBEX in Blue Springs MO
- Watkins Mill near Excelsior Springs MO
- Blacksmithing Campout at Camp Bromelsick
Spring Break Campout – Devils Den Arkansas
Campouts we are already committed to: Muzzleloaders Rendezvous, Pelathe District Camporee, and H. Roe Bartle Scout Reservation for Summer Camp
7pm Troop Meeting
After the meeting, 8:30’ish until Movie Ends: Movie Night at the Cabin
We will be showing Harry and the Hendersons tonight on the side of the cabin after the meeting! Bring lawn chairs, blankets and bug spray. Mr. Tharp sets up a “drive in” atmosphere and we will have shaved ice for the kids. This is a family affair so bring the kids at the end of the meeting and enjoy.
Okay Scouts it’s time for the yearly Campout Vote! Come with your ideas of what campouts you would like to do this upcoming year and present them to the Troop for a vote. Adults will finalize the schedule by setting the dates at the August 30th planning meeting. Below are the campouts that we are already committed to for the year.
Sept 2014 – Muzzleloaders
Oct 2014 – Pelathe District Camporee
Nov 2014 – ?
Dec 2014 – Wilderness Survival
Jan 2015 – ?
Feb 2015 – Hutchinson Salt Mines
March 2015 – ? (spring break campout up to 4 days)
April 2015 – ?
May 2015 – ?
June 2015 – ?
July 2015 – H. Roe Bartle Scout Reservation (summer camp)
August 2015 – ? (traditionally Lazy Days Campout)
Thanks to all the Scouts and Scouters who came out to help with Storm the Kasold. Tomahawks and cabin tours defined our day, along with the Heschmeyer’s telescopes with sun filters. Tipi never went up due to rain then wind. Fun day for all.