December 27

Post date: Jan 18, 2012 10:49:23 PM

Hope you had a Merry Christmas. See you on January 3rd.

January PLC is scheduled for January 19th at 7:30 PM at the Carson Building. If you are an officer and are unable to attend you must notify the Scoutmaster. We will work on December and January Meetings. Please go to link below.

PLC Members save this link, it has links to all program features. We are covering Hobbies in January. February's theme is Public Service.

Winter Camp will be held January 13-16, 2012 at the Heart of Virginia Scout Reservation - Cub Adventure Camp. $50 program fee for each participant, youth or adult, covers all meals, patch and activities. Any merit badge costs will be the responsibility of each scout.

No Troop meeting Tuesday, January 24th due to Exam Week for Hanover County Schools. Quarterly Scoutmaster meeting will take place that night.

Klondike Derby January 27-29, 2012 at Taylor Park off Route 54 in Ashland -Combining the traditions and skills of all the great frontiersmen of the world, Scouts and Scouters will gather for the Historic Battlefield District Klondike Derby. More than 250 are expected for a load of winter fun!Besides the traditional feasts, reunions, feats of skills and tall tales, there will be activities, challenges and prizes galore based on skills only a true frontiersman possesses. So make plans to meet at Taylor Park for this unique District event. The cost will be $25.

Daytrip to Peak Experiences Indoor Climbing Facility – Saturday, February 11th. Exact time TBD. The expected cost is $15. You may bring your own climbing equipment ifyou have it. Any questions please contact Asst Scoutmaster Peter Francis 804-420-0983.

Spring Break Camp April 9th – April 13th - Looking for something fun to do over Spring Break? Why not spend a week at camp! The Heart of Virginia Council will once again be offering our special Spring Break camp. Much like a week of summer camp, you will spend an entire week camping at T. Brady Saunders earning merit badges. These aren't just any merit badges though. You will have the opportunity to earn eagle specific badges and many badges that are not traditionally offered! – Cost $180

If you have any current merit badge books that you are willing to part with – Please donate them to our troop library

For more information about the 2013 Boy Scout Jamboree please go to: https://summit.scouting.org/en/Pages/default.aspx The costs are $1,200 for youth, $850 for adults and the deal of the century $425 for youth staff ages 16 to 24.

Advice from the Scoutmaster – Stick to it.