Archive for November, 2016

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.

Happy Thanksgiving Troop 55!

Happy Thanksgiving Troop 55! Give thanks for all our Troop has received this year, for your Troop friends, and for a lot of fun and safe campouts this year!


Arrow of Light’s Visit Monday Night 7pm

Arrow of Light’s visit Monday night! Come visit Troop 55 on the following nights to meet our Scouts and Leaders and find out more about our Troop!  Agenda: Tomahawk Throwing, Donut making, Tipi Honor Camping Program, Parent Presentation, and a fun game!

Contact Bob Burdick our Scoutmaster to schedule a visit at

Monday Nov. 21,  7-8:30pm – final evening of Arrow of Light visits for Troop 55

Kanza District Merit Badge Academy has been awesome!

The Scouts have been working on all the Citizenship badges, Welding, Plumbing, Home Maintenance, Family Life, Automotive Maintenance, Medicine, and Farm Mechanics.  Here is a shot of our welders!


Merit Badge Academy Agenda

Class A’s for everyone attending the Merit Badge Academy.

7am meet at cabin for drive to Aitchison, 8am register, 9am classes start, noon to 1pm lunch (sack or buy there), 1-4pm classes. 4pm start drive home, 5pm at cabin.


Troop 55’s Newest Eagle Scout!

Congratulations Josh Waisner! Troop 55’s newest Eagle Scout! Josh did an awesome job at his Board of Review tonight. Special thanks to his board members: Mr. Bailey, Mr. Luke, Mrs. Winchester, Mrs. Jakmouj, Mr. Fox, and Troop 60’s Scoutmaster Mr. Wellman.