Congratulations to Colin O for catching the most fish at our May Lake Geneva campout!
After Memorial Day, we will wear class B uniforms at troop meetings until the Fall. For those that ordered T-shirts, they will be in next week.
Adam K’s Eagle Project will be June 22-23. He will need volunteers to assist. Stay tuned for more communication on this.
Tour de Cure – we have decided to postpone participation until next year
June 7-9th Camping at Shabbona Lake with Rafting on the Vermillion River
June 9-16th Seabase High Adventure Trip
June 14-15 Feed My Starving Children Mobile Pack Event at Dupage County Fair Grounds
June 30 – July 6 Tesomas Summer Camp
July 14-24 National Jamboree – Summit Bechtel Reserve, WV
July 27th BMX Bike Show – Scouts needed to sell raffle tickets at the event
Upcoming Troop Meetings
June 4th PLC Meeting
June 11th Softball Game, Franklin MS
June 18th Bonfire, Winfield Church
June 6th Troop Committee Meeting – all parents welcome to attend.
Permission slips for the June rafting trip and campout are due next week.
Troop 35′s newest scouts receive their troop neckerchief and Scout rank. The first step of many. We’re glad you are in our troop.
Attention all Life Scouts – Eagle Scout Advancement Presentation is coming May 7th! Catherine Toth the Chanonee District Advancement Chairperson is coming to talk to you about Eagle Projects. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to find out what kinds of projects are out there and what steps you will need to take to complete a project. This event is open to our district and happening at our very own Gary Church in Gamon Hall. DON’T MISS OUT!
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All Camp Cards and Money need to be returned by April 2nd to Melinda Keske. She will be at the March 2th meeting and the April 2nd meeting. If you are not attending either, please contact her to make alternate arrangements.
2 or more Troop Guides are needed to help lead out new Flaming Arrows. We will have 15 boys in this group and the more leaders we have the better to help them begin their Boy Scout Trail. If you are interested please see Mark H.
“Gone Fishin’! – anyone interested in earning their Fly Fishing Merit Badge, Fermi Lab is offering a free clinic. Continue reading
Scoutmaster Conferences and Board of Reviews
The Spring Court of Honor and Green and Gold will be Sunday April 14th from noon to 4pm so mark your calendars for that. Also encourage your scout to look over their advancements and see if they are ready to move to the next rank. If they are are, they should be scheduling a Scoutmaster conference and talking to Mrs Duve about their Board of Review.
Hoover Polar Bear Campout
Three scouts earned their Polar Bear Award at the Hoover Campout and slept in a snow shelter that they built. Congratulations to Joey Cat, Jesse Exner and Mark Harrison.
Merit Badge University
We had a great turnout for MBU. Fourteen scouts attended various classes including 7 of our brand new scouts that have crossed over to our troop in the past couple of months.
Fly Fishing Merit Badge
If you are interested in the fly fishing merit badge. Watch the troop scoop for the flyer. This is being run by Trout Unlimited. See ASM Carl Peterson with questions.
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