March 27

Post date: Apr 7, 2012 4:11:51 PM

Please join me in congratulating Troop 555’s 49th Eagle Scout Ben Tehan

Please welcome and congratulate our new Youth Leaders.

Senior Patrol Leader – Maxwell C

Asst Senior Patrol Leader – Rhett E

Quartermaster – Josh A

Scribe – Michael R

Historian – Craig F

IPoNA Patrol

Patrol Leader – Drew H

Asst Patrol Leader – John W

Border Patrol

Patrol Leader – Parker S

Asst Patrol Leader – Andrew S

Leadership Positions are still available if any Scout is interested, please see the Scoutmaster.

Youth Leader Training is at 1:00 PM on Sunday, April 1st. All youth who accepted positions on 3/27 must attend. Please contact the Scoutmaster if you have a conflict.

Come Spend Spring Break in the Mountains, April 9th– April 11th. We will meet at the Carson Building at 9:00AM and drive to Shenandoah National Park for hiking and camping. We will be using backpack equipment.

April PLC is scheduled for April 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 April and May Meetings. Please go to link below.

PLC Members save this link, it has links to all program features. We are covering Wildlife Management in April and Camping in May.

http://meritbadge.org/wiki/index.php/Troop_Program_Features

Do you want to be more involved with the Troop but don’t want to go camping? Please consider joining the committee. The Troop Committee meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:30 PM. Duties include budget, advancement, fundraising and leadership review.

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 – Leadership is how are perceived by others.