As a reminder, Shen schools are closed on October 12 due to the Yom Kippur holiday and there will be no troop meeting.
Saturday, March 12th, from 5:00 to 7:30 is our troop’s annual spaghetti dinner at the SUMC church. Be sure to tell your friends and family to help fundraise for our troop! There are more details about the event in the PDF file attached to this post below.
This is just a reminder to everyone in the troop that there will be no troop meeting this wednesday because of the religious holiday Ash Wednesday.
This year, our annual garage sale fundraiser, is on April 2nd. To help the troop, you can donate to the collection, or ask friends/family to contribute as well. CRT TVs and computers are not allowed. Assistance is available if you need it to move large items. There will also be the usual bake sale. I am unaware as to if or if not this event can count as service hours, but any help with this event is very appreciated, and will help our troop immensely.
Setup: 3:00pm – 8:00 pm (April 1st)
Sale: 8:00am – 1:00pm (April 2nd)
Cleanup: 1:00pm – 2:30pm (April 2nd)
For those of you following the website, remember that this Wednesday, December 16th, is our annual Christmas party troop meeting! Be sure to bring a gift that is scout related, under $10, and wrapped or bagged. If you do not bring a gift, then you will be excluded from the event. Please wrap or bag your gifts. ALSO, bring desserts and board games!!!
Hope everyone had a fun summer and is ready for the three “S’s”: September, School and Scouts!
- Our first troop meeting of the fall is this Wednesday, September 9th. Because the church is busy preparing for their annual Country Fair, our regular meeting area is busy and we’ll be meeting outside in the big tent.
- Also, this Friday and Saturday the troop will be helping with parking and overnight security at the Country Fair. It’s a lot of fun and you get the chance to spend the night in the tent. This is a service project where we help park cars and provide overnight security for the We will need scouts and adults to sign up for parking lot shifts. If you are spending the night you will need to work a parking shift. The shifts are: Friday, Sept 11: 3-5pm, 5-7pm,, 7-9pm and Saturday 9-11am, 11-3am, 1-3pm and 3-5pm.