Archive for October, 2018

Jake Wolf Eagle Court of Honor this Saturday

All of Troop 55 is invited to attend Jake Wolf’s Eagle Court of Honor this Saturday, November 3rd at 2pm. It will be at the Burgess Scout Cabin.

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Mon, 29 Game Night!!!

Our wonderful SPL George has issued a game night for this coming Monday, the 29th! Bring your own games or play other people’s games. Remeber that there are no electonic devices allowed even on game night, bring board/card games that everyone can play!


Battle of Black Jack Camporee update

Friday Oct. 26 – 5:30pm Check in at cabin. (permission slips have been emailed)
                            departure for Black Jack Battlefield at 6pm.
 Sunday Oct. 28 – 11:20am return to Cabin.
Don’t forget to bring jeans and a flannel or button down long sleeve shirt, a straw or felt hat if you have one. It is a reenactment – see picture below.
Also, your camporee fees and grubmaster fees if you have not paid yet.

Troop 55 Scouts and Robotics!

Troop 55’s Charlie and Xavier took first place at KU’s High School Design Challenge in robotics!!! Not only are they both Life Scouts working toward Eagle, they are also pretty darn clever, talented, and very tall! A Scout is…Inventive?

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Congratulations Lex – our newest Eagle Scout!

Congratulations Lex Moulton on passing your Eagle Board of Review tonight to become Troop 55’s newest Eagle Scout.

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Fall Advancement Day at Bromelsick this Saturday!

If this is your 3rd year going to Summer Camp in 2019 it is really important that you make it to this event with your Scout Book so we can get you to Star Rank before Camp 2019. 

October 20, 2018 Fall Rank Advancement Day, Camp Bromelsick, KS

If you are Scout, Tenderfoot, Second Class, or First Class rank, this will be a great time to take the next step in advancement!  There will be scouters, troop guides, etc., to work with and assist you in your goals. Bring your book and be prepared to work!

When:     October 20th, 2018, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM (or leave earlier if you need to)

Where:   Meet at Bromelsick Scout Camp, 682 North 1400 Road, Lecompton, KS  66047 (upper entrance)

Cost:       No cost for this event but you must bring a sack lunch and snacks along with a water bottle.  Dress in layers for the weather so you can stay warm/cool as the day progresses.

Congrats. New OA Vigil David Gates!

Congratulate Troop 55’s David Gates when you see him. He recieved the Order of the Arrow top honor of Vigil.

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