October 27

Post date: Oct 29, 2009 10:38:31 PM

Fun and a Halloween Party – Thanks to Mrs. Tehan!!!

Bags Out is this Saturday October 31!. Gather at Northside Baptist Church at 10:00. Many hands make light work and this is approved service time. 7600 Studley Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23116. Class A's please!

There is no meeting next week. Election Day. No School –No Scouts.

If you have any remaining Stew money or receipts, please make sure they get to Mr. Ames at our next meeting!

The District Award Dinner is November 7th and is open to all scouts and families. Ben Ward is leading the Flag Ceremony, and is looking for full Class A scouts to help out.

Equipment Amnesty Program! We are missing several equipment items, coolers, tents etc. Please check your sheds and garages for troop equipment. For the next meeting there is a Troop Equipment Amnesty program. No questions asked – just bring it back!

Popcorn forms are due!!! Please bring them to Bags Out this Saturday. If you have forms to turn in and can’t get them to bags out please contact the Slickers at teresab106@hotmail.com

OA dues are Due – forms are available from Ben Ward.

Advice from the Scoutmaster: You can learn a lot from losing. Learn from your mistakes and improve!

Upcoming Events:

10/31 - Bags out - 10:00 Northside Baptist Church 7600 Studley Road.

11/3 – No meeting – Election Day

11/7 - Bags in

11/7 District Dinner (Ben Ward needs help with the Flag Ceremony)

11/14 – Chip Oaks Recruitment event – Overnight Camping!

11/17 – Hospital Visit – Meet at Memorial Regional by 7:30 – Don’t be late!

11/21 – Hike – White Oak Canyon & Early service opportunity for CARATAS and NHPC

Please remember that Troop meetings start promptly at 7:30. Leaders are there from about 7:15 and Scouts can gather and take advantage of this time to talk to the leaders. If you are leaving the meeting early, please make sure the scoutmaster or an assistant scoutmaster know you are leaving so we won’t go looking for you.