Troop Tribune for 01-25-18

Troop Meeting This Week 
This week’s meeting is all about Weather Science!  You may be wondering what’s Weather Science?  There’s only one way to find out!!!  Come to learn all about it! 

Merit Badge Challenge 
Merit Badge Challenge 2018 is here!  This is a perfect opportunity for Scouts to earn additional merit badges!  February 3, February 10, February 24.  Snow Date: March 17 
Located in Montgomery, OH at Sycamore High School

It’s a New Year! Recruitment is in the air! 

Who better to promote Troop 750 than our own scouts & scouters! During the month of January, bring a friend to visit during the meeting and Mr. Schuessler will reward you and your friend with a cold, refreshing Ale-8 to enjoy! Bring your friends and let them experience the fun and fellowship of being a part of Troop 750! 

Troop Elections! 
Troop Elections are right around the corner.  If you are interested in being our next SPL, we need to hear from you no later than end of meeting January 25th.  Elections are February 1 so it’s a don’t miss meeting if you want a troop position for the next six months. 

Order of the Arrow Elections are here! 
Order of the Arrow Elections are coming up February 8th.  We need you here to hold the elections, so please plan on attending to elect the next class of Arrowmen.   

Meeting Next Week at Mason High School Small Commons! 
We will not be able to meet at Heritage Church Gym this week, January 25th.  We will be moving that meeting only to Mason High School Small Commons.  This week is also PLC week, so for those of you in PLC, please go to the Mason High School Small Commons at 5:30 PM for PLC.  It will be the last PLC for outgoing troop leadership. 

Scout Sunday 

Scout Sunday here!  We will be celebrating February 4th with Heritage Presbyterian Church.  This is no better way to say thank you for everything this church does for us that assist with ScoutSunday.  We’ll serve breakfast to the congregation at 9am and help lead the service at 10:15am. Sign-up to help at the meeting this week and next week.  If there are questions about the breakfast, please see Mrs. Bouche.  If there are questions about helping with service, please see Ben Zumkehr. 

Venture Crew 750 

Crew 750 is recruiting! Stop by on February 8th at 7pm at the church for some light snacks and to learn more about our crew. Venture Crew is a program of the Boy Scouts of America and is open to males and females ages 14 to 21 or 13 and completed the 8th grade. You are welcome to Invite your friends and neighbors who may be interested in the program. 

Next Outing 
Our next outing is the annual BSA 101 Campout.  Look for more information soon, as well as our annual Troop Gear Day/Clean-up.    

Donate Your Used Shoes  

Troop 750 and Heritage Presbyterian Church are partnering again this year to participate in Dan Beard Council’s Council-wide Good Turn Project by collecting used shoes.  The shoes will then be given to Soles4Soles, a non-profit group dedicated to “Wearing out Poverty” by distributing your old shoes to people in need. 
We will be accepting your old shoes at our Troop meetings thru February 8th and at our Scout Sunday Service on February 4th. Please rubber-band the shoes together/tie the laces together and place them in the collection box.  There will be a box at the front table at each Troop meeting and in the Atrium during Scout Sunday.

Advancements and Eagle Projects 
Scouts needing a Board Of Review should contact our Advancement Chair, Mrs. Enouen at  Before scheduling your Board of Review, please request your TroopMasterrecords from Mrs. Lyons at , or Mr. Matt Goodrich at,  so that we can confirm all rank advancement requirements have been met. 
Scouts needing to schedule time with the Troop Committee for Eagle Scout Project Approval should contact Mr. Goodrich at