July 17

Post date: Jul 25, 2012 8:22:26 PM

Summer Camp is Monday July 23rd – Sunday July 29th – The troop will meet at 12:00 PM on Monday July 23rd. Medical form must be completed and up to date or you cannot attend. A reminder to all scouts attending camp this summer. Please be aware that there are fees associated with some of the merit badge classes. Also a reminder that there are pre-requisites for many of the classes. The easiest way to find specific information for the classes you will be taking is to go to the Heart of Va website. Go to Camp T. Brady Saunders under CAMPS. There is a drop down for Program Guide. In the program guide will be the specific fees and pre-requisites for the classes you are taking. Be Prepared!!!! See you soon!

Don’t forget your water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray, money for merit badges, medicine and other stuff and swimsuit.

No meeting on Tuesday, July 31st. See you August 7th. Also August 7th is a committee night, class A uniforms please.

Chesterfield Historical Society is teaching a couple of merit badges in August (Archaeology and Citizenship in the Nation). Please goto their online calendar for more details.

August PLC is scheduled for Thursday, August 9th 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 August and September Meetings. Please go to link below, and come to the meeting prepared.

PLC Members save this link; it has links to all program features. We are covering Boating/Canoeing in August.

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 – When something goes wrong, look first at yourself.