September 13

Post date: Sep 18, 2011 4:51:36 PM

Thank you to all that attended the Court of Honor banquet. Scouts please remember to thank all the members of the Committee, Assistant Scoutmasters and your parents.

A special thanks to Diane Francis for the banquet setup and the cake.

September PLC is scheduled for September 15 at 7:30 PM at the Carson Building. If you are an officer and unable to attend you must notify the Scoutmaster. We will work on September and October Meetings. Shooting is the September theme. Please go to links below.

http://meritbadge.org/wiki/images/9/9e/Troop_Program_Features_-_Shooting.pdf PLC Members save this link, it has links to all program features. http://meritbadge.org/wiki/index.php/Troop_Program_Features

Oceana Air Show Weekend - September 23- 25. We will meet at 6:00 PM on Friday September 23. The troop will camp two nights at First Landing State Park in Virginia Beach. We will plan to attend the airshow on Saturday, September 24. The cost is $15. The boys will need to bring extra money to purchase food / souvenirs at the air show. More details to come.

Fall Elections are September 27. If you are interested in a leadership position (SPL, ASPL, Patrol Leaders, Scribe, Quartermaster etc) please write a few sentences expressing why you wish to serve in the position.

Fall Stew is September 30th at the Fraternal Order of Police lodge. We will only be making 600 quarts. Please turn in your orders at the next meeting to avoid being shutout.

Appalachian Trail One or Two Night Backpacking Trek - October 8 - 10. Ms Coffey wil be leading a trip into the mountains. If you have never gone on the AT you are missing a great adventure among the beautiful mountains.

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 – Never waste a “no”