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Philmount bound….

After more than a year and half of anticipation, planning, hikes, and equipment checks – Troop 35’s 2015 Philmont crew embarked on their journey Wednesday afternoon at the Naperville Amtrak train station. Family members were at the station to wish … Continue reading

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Mid-summer update

WARNING: This is a good news – bad news post. The GOOD NEWS – Troop 35 scouts are having the time of their lives. That is what summer is for and that’s what keeps all of us motivated in January and … Continue reading

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When is a bonfire, not a bonfire?

When it rains like it did Tuesday night. Troop 35’s first meeting of summer had been planned to be a hot occasion. Several Troop 35 scouts had worked at Winfield Community United Methodist Church clearing brush and making a big … Continue reading

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Philmont bound in 2015….

Troop 35, we’ve won the lottery! Boy Scouts of America Philmont Scout Ranch Expeditions would like to congratulate Troop   35 of the Three Fires Council (Sponsor:   Gary Memorial United Methodist Church – Wheaton, IL   60187) Your unit … Continue reading

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