Troop Tribune for 11-16-17

No Meeting Next Week!
Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!!!

Next Outing
Our next campout/outing is the annual Big Al’s Turkey Campout at Ft. Ancient this weekend!  Please plan on being at our church shed by 5:00 PM Friday for a 5:30 departure (eat before arriving).  We are generally back at church Sunday morning by 10:00AM with an approximate departure of 11:00 AM (after cleanup).

It’s Re-Charter Time! 
Please read the re-charter letters thoroughly.  Page 2 should be completed and submitted along with payment to Mr. Goodrich or Mr. Washington.  All recharter paperwork and payments are due no later than11/16/17.  If you do not plan to recharter, please let Mr. Goodrich know ASAP.  Everyone’s cooperation is greatly appreciated.  Please contact Mr. Goodrich if you have any questions.

PLC the Last Thursday of the Month!
Reminder for those a part of PLC.  Our next PLC is the Thursday following Thanksgiving, November 30th.  Please be there no later than 5:30 PM for the meeting.

Backpacking Trip
Our next Backpacking trip is scheduled for December 2.  More details to follow!

Annual Lock-In
Look for more details soon for our overnight lock-in Saturday, December 9th.

Merit Badge Challenge
Merit Badge Challenge 2018 – Registration Is Open!  This is a perfect opportunity for Scouts to earn additional merit badges!

Cost: Only $15 per Scout (Includes a Merit Badge Challenge Patch!)
Sycamore Site: February 3February 10February 24.  Snow Date: March 17
Located in Montgomery, OH at Sycamore High School

Life To Eagle Seminar
December 7th – please join us at our meeting December 7th for a Life to Eagle Seminar presentation.  Representatives from the Eagle Scout Association will be presenting the top information that you need to progress to Eagle.  This will include project guidelines, project ideas, paperwork tips, project management, and more.  7:00pm-8:30pm  Please come with your questions, concerns, and grand plans!  See Matt if you would like the information, but cannot attend that evening.

Year-End Celebration!
It’s that time of the year!!!  Thursday, December 14th will be our annual year-end celebration (and our last meeting of the year…we will not be meeting 12/21 or 12/28).  Families are welcome for our annual sit-down dinner to celebrate our successes and eat with family and Scouts/Scouts.  Dinner/Meeting will begin promptly ay 7:00 PM.  Please plan to be there!

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 TroopMaster records 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