4/1 Update – No Foolin’

THIS THURSDAY 4/3

This Thursday we will be at Mesnier at our regular time 7:00pm

The older Scouts will be working with the First Year Scouts on more rank advancement requirements.  **BRING YOUR BOOKS!!**

PLC – Will meet at 6:30.

***GOOEY BUTTER CAKE ORDERS & MONEY ARE DUE THIS THURSDAY***  If you need another order form, here it is:  2014 821 gooey butter order form

Closing and Announcements will begin at 8:15ish.

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SCRIPT ORDERS –   ORDERS ARE DUE THIS THURSDAY April 10th

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MERIT BADGES  Merit badge workshops – You can do these on your own if you wish.  You will need to call and get yourself signed up if you are interested. 

You can check out stlbsa.org, look under the Scout/Merit badges for more skill centers. –http://www.stlbsa.org/scouts/merit-badges/skill-centers/Pages/Skill-Centers.aspx

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CAMPING: 

4/11-4/13 – OA Sprint Conclave @ Beaumont

4/25-4/27 – Spring Camporee @ S-F  Cost = $12 food money – Last Day to Register is 4/17

5/30-6/1 – Troop Camp Out @ TBD

SUMMER CAMP:

Summer camp will be at Kamp Kia Kima in Arkansas this year.  It is July 6-12.  Due to online sign up’s we need to start getting commitments and money starting in March.  Cost for camp will be $240, plus gas and any extra charges for badges or activities taken.  Payment schedule will be as follows:

March 13th – $80

April 17 – $80

May 15 – $80

 **IF YOU DID NOT MAKE  YOUR FIRST PAYMENT, WE WILL NOT REGISTER YOUR SCOUT FOR CAMP UNTIL YOUR ACCOUNT IS CURRENT**

You can visit kiakima.net to see what there is to offer!!

 

OTHER CAMPING OPPORTUNITIES

 

BOY SCOUT STEM CAMP – Attached here is info on weeklong STEM Camp at Beaumont.  A great way to learn about and earn merit badges for some of the Science and Technology related badges.  This is a camp you attend on your own.  See Info Link here:  STEM Summer Camp

 

NATIONAL YOUTH LEADER TRAINING (NYLT) – This camp is designed for future boy leaders in the troop.  This is a week of learning about how to effectively lead your troop.  Scouts must be 12 at the time of taking the training.  Application must be approved by the ScoutMaster.  For boys wanting to take the training, the troop will pay for 50% of the fee.  See Application Link here:  nylt boy scout participant application 2014

 

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 UPCOMING EVENTS:

3/13-4/3 – Gooey Butter Cake Fundraiser

4/10 – Away Meeting – Fitness & Nutrition Presentation @ Concord Church

4/17-5/1 – TJ’s Pizza Fundraiser

5/10 – District Hike – Possible Camp Out??

 

 Thanks,


Mr. Piel

 

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