Recent Updates Toggle Comment Threads | Keyboard Shortcuts

  • lauratague 8:00 pm on November 18, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Board of Reviews and Den 3 Cross over 

    This week we are going to complete the Board of Reviews for several of the Scouts.

    Troop dues are due. The cost is in last week’s post.

    Den 3 will cross over to the Troop on Wednesday, December 11th. The traditional Cross Over camping trip will be on Friday, December 13 – 15. Yes, this is a cabin camp out. We will have Cabin A at Beaumont. The cost for current Scouts (including food) is $25. Sign up will start this Thursday, November 21st.

     
  • lauratague 3:02 pm on October 14, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Thursday Meeting and Popcorn Due! 

    Thursday – PLC Meeting after flags followed by Board of Reviews. 

    Popcorn orders are due Thursday.. (No extensions). They can also be emailed to me. If you are turning in a form IT MUST BE TOTALED.

    Away meeting – October 24 – Rock o Roll Arena The session starts at 6:30. We will meet there. http://rockrollorena.com/wordpress1/skating-hours/

    Thursday, October 31st – No meeting. Have a safe Halloween.

    Summer Camp – Kia Kima Scout Reservation. 
    Cost – $275/Scout Kia Kima does not have an online reservation system for parents, so the money will be due to the Troop. After we return from Winter Break I will post more information.

     
  • lauratague 8:36 pm on October 7, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Thursday Scoutmaster Conferences and Board of Reviews Scouts… 

    Thursday – Scoutmaster Conferences and Board of Reviews. Scouts who are ready for SMC/BoR need to bring their book to the meeting.


    Fall PACAO – Friday – Parents drop off AT BEAUMONT at 5:30. Pick up at 9 am on Sunday at Beaumont, we are at Shippey Parade Field. Scouts should make sure they have a water bottle and dress for the weather! Remember, the weather is cooler now and Beaumont is going to be 10 degrees cooler than Affton. Make sure they have warm sleeping bags & blankets!


    Popcorn – Popcorn orders are due 10/24. You can always email me the amounts.


    Summer Camp – Summer Camp will be July 5 – 11, 2020. It will be at Kia Kima Scout Reservation in Arkansas. More details to follow.

     
  • lauratague 8:43 am on October 4, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Reminders 

    Saturday is the Pack Rummage sale. We will be selling snacks. Scouts can get service hours by helping with the snack booth and trash. It is open from 9:00 – 3:00.
    Sunday – 1 pm at the Admin lot is the “Great Trailer Cleanup.”

    Fall PACAO – Friday, October 11th – Parents will drop off @ Beaumont starting at 5:30. We will be in Shippey Field.

    October 31st – No meeting due to Halloween.

     
  • lauratague 9:06 am on August 27, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    This Thursday and Court of Honor 

    This Thursday the meeting is different. It is School Night for Scouting. We will be at Gotsch in the Cafeteria starting at 7 pm. This is the recruiting event for the year. We need Scouts in uniform to help. 

    Next Thursday (September 5) is Court of Honor. It will be at Affton High School in the Commons/Cafeteria area. It is a dessert Court of Honor, so bring your favorite desserts.

    Friday, September 6 – Sunday, September 8 is OA Fall Reunion. We will LEAVE the Administration building at 5:00. Please be there by 4:45. We will be at S-F for the weekend.

    Saturday, September 21 is Affton Days Parade. We will have our pre-parade food/drink booth. We need donations of doughnuts, Gatorade, water etc. This is a fundraiser for the Troop.

     
  • lauratague 12:03 pm on August 5, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Upcoming Dates 

    OA Chapter Meeting – August 10th

    Our Chapter Meeting for August will be held on the 10th at Beaumont Scout Reservation, from 12:00-5:00. This will be a joint meeting with other Chapters to facilitate Brotherhood and stronger bonds within our Lodge.

    We will meet at the Admin building at 11:00 to carpool to Beaumont.  I need to know who is going by this Wednesday.

    August 15 – first meeting of the School Year.  We will hold elections and confirm several of the activities the Scouts wanted to do.  Scouts MUST bring their books so they can be signed off on by an older Scout. This is also the last day to turn in Merit Badge Cards for the September Court of Honor.  

    September 6 – 8 OA Fall Reunion. http://shawneelodge.org

    This is the website.  Parents will have to register their Scout.  When registration is open, I will post details.

    UOctober 11 – 13 – Fall PACAO. October 3 will be the final date for registration.

     
  • lauratague 9:34 pm on November 12, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Additional-Disclosures-And-Background-Check-Authorization-NOT-CALIFORNIA

    Background-Check-Disclosure

     
  • lauratague 9:32 pm on November 12, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    It is Dues/Annual Recharter time.

    Dues are $160 year which is broken down into $80 in November/December and $80 May 1.

    Adults are $36 for recharter. This is National Dues. Along with National Dues, adult leaders MUST complete a background check. This must accompany our recharter. (If you need one, you can fill one out at the Thursday meeting or look under Files and print it out.)

    Dues are due by November 21st

    Any questions, please contact either myself or Chris directly.

     
  • lauratague 9:28 pm on November 12, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Dues – Annual Recharter 

    It is Dues/Annual Recharter time.

    Dues are $160 year which is broken down into $80 in November/December and $80 May 1.

    Adults are $36 for recharter. This is National Dues. Along with National Dues, adult leaders MUST complete a background check. This must accompany our recharter. (If you need one, you can fill one out at the Thursday meeting or look under Files and print it out.)

    Dues are due by November 21st

    Any questions, please contact either myself or Chris directly.

     
  • lauratague 8:38 pm on November 11, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Scouting for Food Bag Pick Up 

    This week, we will continue with a couple of Scoutmaster Conferences.

    I appreciate the Scouts helping the Arrow of Light Den with knots last week.

    Bag pick up is this Saturday. It starts at 10 am at the Elks Lodge. We will be boxing the food before delivered. After, we will join the Pack for a BBQ.

     
  • waelterl 10:00 am on November 5, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    November 2019 Scrip Order Pick up 

    Hello Troop 821,

    I will collect the Scrip orders at this week’s meeting, 11/7/2019. I have attached the latest order form. Gift cards make nice Christmas gifts!

    Troop 821- November 2019 Scrip Order Form

    Larry Waeltermann

    314-443-1658

     

     
  • lauratague 8:03 pm on November 4, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Board of Reviews and Scouting For Food 

    This week we will have the Board of Reviews for the Scouts that signed up at the October 7th meeting. Scouts need to have their books. Anyone needing a Scoutmaster Conference or Board of Review needs to sign up and have their book.

    Scouts will also be helping Den 3 with rank requirements.

    We will also do a quick check of uniforms. Please make sure that uniforms are tucked in, clean and wrinkle free.

    This Saturday, November 9 is Scouting for Food Bag Drop Off.Meet at 9 am at the Elk’s Lodge on Heege. We will need all Scouts and parents to help!

    Gravois Trail Chapter Meeting November 9th, 6:30

    St Dominic Savio Hall

    $2

    Breakout Games

    Ice Cream Social

    Members need to bring their card to sign as this is a meeting a requirement for Brotherhood. (I will ask the Scouts about the card on Thursday.)

    November 16 – Scouting for Food Bag Pick up – Meet at 10 am at the Elk’s Lodge on Heege. The Pack will be hosting a BBQ when we are done.

     
  • lauratague 7:57 pm on October 28, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    No Meeting this Week – Scouting for food and BOR 

    This week we will not be meeting due to Halloween.

    Next week, we will continue with Board of Reviews.

    November 9 – Scouting for Food Bag Drop Off – Meet at 9 am at the Elk’s Lodge on Heege.
    Gravois Trail Chapter Meeting
    November 9th, 6:30
    St Dominic Savio Hall
    $2
    Breakout Games
    Ice Cream Social
    Members need to bring their card to sign as this is a meeting an a requirement for Brotherhood.

    November 16 – Scouting for Food Bag Pick up – Meet at 10 am at the Elk’s Lodge on Heege.

     
  • lauratague 8:08 pm on October 21, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    Rock o Roll Rena 

    This Thursday is an away meeting. The Scouts chose to go to Rock o Roll Arena in Arnold. They open at 6:30 p.m. and we will meet there. Their website is below for information and location.
    http://rockrollorena.com/wordpress1/skating-hours/

    We will not have a meeting on Halloween.

     
  • lauratague 1:53 pm on October 15, 2019 Permalink | Reply  

    National Bullying Prevention Month 

    October is National Bullying Prevention Month. On October 16th, Scouts are encouraged to wear their Scouting uniform to school. I am encouraging the Scouts in Troop 821 to either wear their uniform shirt or a Class B /summer camp shirt. I will be wearing a Troop a Class B https://scoutingwire.org/call-to-action-for-scouts-to-help-take-on-bullying-during-national-bullying-prevention-month/?fbclid=IwAR020UipEf7_gkbDp220YsU4SqekDwkj7QlB1T9u2v4UTyznTb5zX0djkOY

     
c
Compose new post
j
Next post/Next comment
k
Previous post/Previous comment
r
Reply
e
Edit
o
Show/Hide comments
t
Go to top
l
Go to login
h
Show/Hide help
shift + esc
Cancel