Archive for June, 2017

Service Project at Cabin – Sunday July 2nd from 1-4.

All Scouts and Parents are invited to help Crayton with his service project this Sunday July 2nd from 1-4 at the cabin. Bring work gloves. The more the merrier, spend a half hour, hour, or two hours and help out.

scouts at work


Patrol Leaders Council: Sunday July 2, 1:30pm at Cabin

PLC July 2n,  1:30 pm at Cabin – All about summer camp at the H. Roe Bartle Scout Reservation. All SPL staff, Patrol Leaders, and Troop Scribe should attend.


Lawrence City Band Concert Flag Raising

4 Troop 55 Boy Scouts went out tonight and helped the community by raising the flag for the community band concert.


Citizenship in the Community Service Project – Kansas River Boat Ramp Clean Up

3 Scouts finished up their service hours for Citizenship in the Community today while cleaning up the Lecompton Rising Sun Boat Ramp for the Kansas River Keepers. Over the last tow moths the boys also cleaned the Lawrence Boat Ramp multiple times as well as an access point on the Wakarusa River for Kayakers.


Family Camp Out at Camp Bromelsick, Fri-Sun

It will be a hot day, bring bug spray and sunblock.
Here is the agenda:
Friday: 6pm Scouts meet at cabin load and head out to Bromelsick (possible rain that evening)
Saturday: 11am Families can arrive and set up camp. Scouts will already be there.
                 Lunch with families or by patrol
                 Canoeing, Fisthing, Hiking, etc. Casual day (96 degrees expected high)
                 Dinner provided by troop: Chili or hot dogs, chili, chips, ketchup, mustard,    relish. Families can bring fruits or veggies to share.
                 Campfire at 9pm with amores and skits by patrols
Sunday: 9am pack up and head back to Westlake Ace Hardware parking lot.

Swim Night at Indoor Pool 6-8, Every Tuesday Night until Summer Camp

Just a reminder about the swimming and lifesaving prep for Bartle this summer. We will be meeting at the indoor pool, 4706 Overland Drive, from 6-8 pm every Tuesday until camp. You will be responsible for admission cost. Hope to see you there!

Monday June 5th, Regular Troop Meeting

Hello Troop 55 – We are back on the website! Regular Troop meeting 7pm

Battle Summer Camp Merit Badge sign ups passed out for verification. Think about Troop T shirt designs and possible hats for Summer camp.