October 25

Post date: Oct 31, 2011 7:44:54 PM

Please don’t forget to turn in your stew money.

Thank you to all who made the Open House a great success. All of our guests had a great time.

Scouting for Food Bags In and Bags Out are scheduled for October 29th and November 5th. Please make time in your schedule to help with this very important service project. The Pack and Troop have to deliver bags to houses in neighborhoods on Studley Rd between Shady Grove Rd and Rural Point Elementary. We will meet at Northside Baptist Church on Studley Rd at 9:30 AM each Saturday. We should finish around 12:00 PM. Pickups and / or trailers are needed for Bags In on 11/5.

There is no meeting on Tuesday, November 1st. The church is using the Carson building for CARITAS that week. We will meet Tuesday, November 8th.

Adult Leader Meeting on Tuesday, November 1st at Don Pedros II, next to the Food Lion at on Chamberlayne Ave. at 7:15 PM.

Popcorn Orders are due Tuesday, November 8th. Don’t miss the chance to increase your scout account with popcorn sales. Remember Jamboree is a year and half away.

Webelos Overnight Campout at Chippokes State Park – We will meet at the Carson Building at 8:00 AM on Saturday, November 12th. Be Prepared to menu and duty plan at the meeting on 11/8.

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.

November PLC is scheduled for November 10th 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 November Meetings. Please go to link below.

PLC Members save this link, it has links to all program features. We are covering Engineering in November and High Adventure in December.

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

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.