Tag Archives: merit badges

Troop 35 bikes to campout

Scouts from Troop 35 biked more than 10 miles each way to camp at Pratt’s Wayne Woods Forest Preserve in Wayne. The boys worked on several merit badges, including Cycling, Camping, and Cooking. The scouts also enjoyed some relaxation time.

Posted in Camping, Citizenship, Eagle Scout, Leadership, Recruiting, Scout Values, Scouting skills | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Troop 35 bikes to campout

Learning and practicing canoeing skills

Several scouts from Troop 35 recently paddled their way to a canoeing merit badge at Silver Springs State Park in Yorkville. Thank you to the Three Fires Council for organizing the merit badge day.

Posted in Leadership, Recruiting, Scout Values, Scouting skills | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Learning and practicing canoeing skills

Troop 35 looks forward to Court of Honor ceremony

Scouts will collect merit badges and rank advancement patches at the Fall Court of Honor ceremony on Sept. 15 at Gary United Methodist Church. The scouts will plan, set up, lead, speak at and clean up after the ceremony. Many … Continue reading

Posted in Citizenship, Eagle Scout, Leadership, Recruiting, Scout Values, Scouting skills | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Troop 35 looks forward to Court of Honor ceremony

Sun and More Fun at Tesomas

The sun has been out and everyone is getting into the routine. Meals are loud and fun.  For lunch today, our Flaming Arrows cooked their own pizzas, while the rest of the Troop enjoyed Taco Tuesday. It’s a bit cold, … Continue reading

Posted in Scout Values | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Sun and More Fun at Tesomas

Wet Start at Tesomas

After rushing to set up our tents before the rain, we toured the camp and the weather cleared for the opening campfire Sunday evening.  Monday morning brought scouts to their activities at Eagle Quest and various merit badges.  After some … Continue reading

Posted in Camping, Eagle Scout, Leadership, Scout Values, Scouting skills | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Wet Start at Tesomas