Please check the bottom of this page for important documents relative to this months schedule.
~ Schedule ~
Please check this page often as some of the dates below may be changed or other events added/ removed.
~Thurs. May 7th~ Plant flags at St. Catherine's cemetery 6:30 pm, Cochegan Rock camp out grocery monies due $8
~Thurs. May 14th~ SUMMER CAMP BALANCE PAYMENTS DUE!!!
Prep for Cochegan camp out
~Fri.-Sun. May 15th-17th~ Camp out at Cochegan Rock!
~Thurs. May 21st~ Regular Troop meeting
~Sun. May 24th~ Melrose Memorial Day Parade 2:30 pm
~Mon. May 25th~ Flag Ceremony 8:00 am, Warehouse Point Memorial Day Parade 9:00 am
~Thurs. June 4th~ Regular Troop meeting
~Sat. June 6th~ Ct Trails Day 2 mile hike along the Scantic River loop trail, 9:30 am Scantic River State park (end of Melrose rd.)
~Thurs. June 11th~ Court of Honor, please bring refreshments and snacks/ hors d'oeuvres
~Thurs. June 18th~ Regular Troop meeting, Health Forms DUE!!!
~Thurs. June 25th~ Last minute prep for summer camp
~Sun. June 28th - July 3rd~ Summer camp !!!
Please arrive at J.N. Webster at 1:00 pm sharp, be dressed and ready for your swim test ( swim testing is the first order of business )
Parents can have one of the Troop 89 leaders bring your camping gear to the campsite.
Check the list of what to pack!
~Thurs. July 9th~ Last meeting prior to the summer break, we'll resume regular meetings Thursday August 27th
~Sat. Aug. 8th~ Troop 89 will be hosting an outdoor Movie Night, Saturday evening Aug. 8th at Scout Hall, 28 Abbe Rd. in the field near the pond.
Bring some lawn chairs / blankets and enjoy a night "out" with the kids!
Showtime begins at approximately 8:30 pm, the movie will be CLOUDY, with a CHANCE OF MEATBALLS
A contribution / donation of $5.00 is hoped for to fund Anthony Rodriguez's Eagle project; Broad Brook Library sign.
Refreshments available as well as snacks, candy & chips and popcorn too..all for sale to help fund the Eagle Project.
Please see the flier below.
~Wed. Aug. 19th~ Troop annual planning meeting (location TBA)
Upcoming Troop Activities :
- Summer Camp at J.N. Webster
Possible Future Troop Activities :
· Atlas Metal Works- Welding merit badge/ Trebuchet
· Canoe Trip / Family Trip: Otis Reservoir, Upper Connecticut River -or- Upper Delaware -or- St. Croix...??????
Ongoing Merit Badges:
Bob Leach : Wilderness Survival, Welding, Rifle, Shotgun
John LaRochelle : Emergency Preparedness, Camping and Cooking
Jeff Huffmire : First Aid
Stan Paleski : Rifle, Shotgun
Class A uniforms required unless otherwise specified
Scout Hand Book required at all Meetings and Camp Outs
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 Adviser
Troop Committee Chairman: