Please check the bottom of this page for important documents relative to this months schedule.
~ Schedule ~
Summer camp early bird deposits ($50) are due March 1st.
We would like to get a head count ASAP!
Contact Mr. Leach
Financial assistance may be available, contact the troop leadership for more info!
~Mon Mar. 3rd~ Rescheduled committee meeting 7:00pm at Scout Hall
~Thurs Mar. 6th~ Scouts to choose their next merit badge and accomplish a minimum of 2 requirements.
Welding merit badge requirements should be finished, new scouts can also start this merit badge (you'll need these skills to help build the Trebuchet...think "Pumkin Chunkin' "
Scouts to consider elected/ appointed positions in the troop (patrol leader etc.)
~Thurs Mar. 13th~ Scouts should work on merit badge requirements.
Elections/ Appointments to be held.
~Sun Mar. 16th~ Blue & Gold dinner.
The troop will cater a spaghetti dinner for the Cub pack 2:00-6:00pm
This is a fund raiser for the troop, scouts are expected to help cook and serve the dinner.
We will need a few adult scouters to help also, please contact Mr. Leach if you can lend a hand.
~Sunday Mar. 16th 8:00-11:00am ~Lions Club Farmers Breakfast at the East Windsor High School, arrival time T.B.D.
Cost is $7.50 per person, children under 12, $4.00
The East Windsor Lions Club is Troop 89's Charter Sponsor, please support them as they support us!
~Thurs Mar. 20th~ Merit badge requirements, prep for upcoming day trip or camp out.
~Sat Mar. 22nd~ Day trip to Pequot Museum
Transportation and arrival/ departure times to be announced.
Cost $15 per Scout, $12 per adult, there will also be a skill, craft included.
Some Indian Lore merit badge requirements are included in the tour.
~Tues Mar. 25th~ Committee meeting 7:00pm at Scout Hall
~Thurs Mar. 27th~ $$$ Gettysburg trip money due.
Merit badge requirements, prep for upcoming Gettysburg trip
~Fri Apr. 11th - 14th~ GETTYSBURG TRIP!
Cost is $100 per person, this includes meals and lodging, please contact Mr. LaRochelle for more info.
We'll depart Friday evening and return Monday afternoon.
The troop has rented a 28 person cabin for this trip, we'll cook/ prepare most of our meals there with the possibility of all persons purchasing 1 meal while we're on the road.
$100 per person is due April 3rd, Scout activity buck$ can be used
Possible Future Troop Activities :
· Atlas Metal Works- Welding merit badge
· Gettysburg- April 11-14...it's on!! Mr. LaRochelle to provide more info.
· Canoe Trip / Family Trip: Upper Connecticut River -or- Upper Delaware -or- St. Croix...??????
Ongoing Merit Badges:
Bob Leach : Widerness Survival, Welding
John LaRochelle : Emergency Preparedness, Camping and Cooking
Class A uniforms required.
Committee meetings are held on the last Tuesday of the month 7:00pm
Bob Leach 860-967-5704
Asst. Scout Masters:
John LaRochelle: Order of the Arrow
Hands on Committee Members:
Graham Gurry: Eagle Coach/ Advancement Advisor