Hello everyone, this week we will be meeting at Westlands Park STARTING at 7pm and ending at 8:30pm.

The Gladiator Patrol will be doing Flags, and we will be playing Sponge Ball.

We will continue Signs, Signals, and Coding Merit Badge. We are trying to work out an Eagle required merit badge and possibly another. For rank advancement, we will focus on knot tying and Citizenship Rank Advancement.

We will also begin keeping a registry for those who have had their COVID vaccine. If you want to be added to the list, you can snap a photo or show it to Mrs. Gibbons.

Face Masks for all at meetings will still be REQUIRED.

Also, if you are interested in receiving the vaccine below is a link to a flyer containing pertinent COVID vaccine info.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qdeiKih2qcjMZeCpozjohfNKg6j4xAju/view?usp=sharing

Upcoming Events:

A swim test for Dobbins and Rank advancement is this Friday and the following Friday at Lone Tree Rec Center or the CCV pool next to Cottonwood. Details are still being worked out. If you are a member of Sundance Pool, you can do swim tests with Mr. Wilcox this Thursday June 17th from 1 to 2. Alternatively, you can send a video of your swim test at least 3 days before Dobbins to Mr. Wilcox.

The Troop will also be going to Camp Dobbins from June 27- July 3rd. 

A group of older scouts will be attending Sea Base on July 6-12th.

July 15th instead of a normal meeting we will have a Legacy Picnic.

We are doing the Peach Campout July 16-18.

August 5-7, we will have a rafting trip

September 12th, we will be doing a 14er campout.

October 1-3rd we will be doing a campout at Golden Gate Campsite

If you have any question let Mr. Wilcox, or your SPL know.

Hello everyone! This week, we will be meeting at Westlands Park STARTING at 7 pm and ending at 8:30 pm.

The Wildfire Patrol will be doing Flags, and we will be playing Capture the Flag.

Patrol activities:
Dragons: Rowing/Canoeing
Turtles/Treagles: Joining other Patrol
Valkyries: Signs, Signals, and Coding
Gladiators: Rowing/Canoeing
Wildfire: Citizenship + Leadership Rank Advancement

Starting with this upcoming meeting, we will be moving the start time of meetings to 7 pm and end at 8:30 pm.

We will also begin keeping a registry for those who have had their COVID vaccine. This is completely optional, but if you would like to show you are vaccinated so that the Troop has that for future planning, it would be extremely helpful. Mrs. Gibbons will be managing it and if you want to be added to the list of people, please speak with her.

Face Masks for all meetings will still be REQUIRED.

Also, if you are interested in receiving the vaccine, below is a link to a flyer containing pertinent COVID vaccine info.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qdeiKih2qcjMZeCpozjohfNKg6j4xAju/view?usp=sharing

Upcoming Events:

June 5: Hike at Parmalee Loop Trail in Mt Falcon Park near Indian Hills for scouts attending Sea Base. All scouts are welcome to come whether they are attending Sea Base or not. If you would like to join, please complete an Orange Card on the Troop website. Meet at Hope Church at 7:45am. Questions ask Mrs. Miller.

July 27-July 3: The Troop will attend Camp Dobbins.

July 6-12: A group of older scouts will be attending Sea Base.

July 16-18: Peach Campout

August 5-7: Rafting Trip

September 12: 14er campout

October 1-3: Golden Gate Campout

July 7, 2022 (next year!): We are going to Philmont as a Troop on July 7 2022 for a 12 day trek. Scouts must be 14 at time of departure (or 13 and have completed 8th grade) and First Class. It will require a $100 non-refundable deposit for each slot. If you are interested, talk to Mr. Wilcox ASAP.

If you have any question let Mr. Wilcox or your SPL know.

Hello everyone this week we will be meeting in the Parking Lot of Hope Methodists Church for Harrison’s Eagle Scout Court of Honor. From 6-6:30 Pm we will be having the normal troop meeting with announcements. Beginning at 6:30 we will be having The Court of Honor Ceremony beginning with flags and ending at 7:45 Pm. PLEASE Bring a chair for yourself.

Important Announcements from the PLC:

Beginning with the meeting FOLLOWING Harrison’s Court of Honor, starting on the 3rd we will be moving the start time of meetings to 7 pm and end at 8:30 Pm.

We will also begin keeping a registry for those who have had their COVID vaccine. This is completely optional but if you would like to show you are vaccinated so that the troop has that for future planning it would be extremely helpful. More details on this registry will be given out soon.

For my last announcement Face Masks for all at meetings will still be REQUIRED.

Upcoming Events:
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June 3rd we will be having a Legacy Picnic which will be a way for alumni of the troop to come to a nice picnic, recount their times in the troop, and tell fun stories.

June 5th there will be another hike for Sea Base at Mount Morrison. All scouts are welcome to come whether they are attending Sea Base or not. If you would like to come please fill out an orange card on the troop website.

The troop will also be going to Camp Dobbins from June 27- July 3rd. 

A group of older scouts will be attending Sea Base on July 6-12th.

We are doing the Peach Campout during July on the 16-18.

August 5-7 we will have a rafting trip

September 12th we will be doing a 14er campout

October 1-3rd we will be doing a campout at Golden Gate Campsite

If you have any question let Mr. Wilcox, or your SPL know

Hello everyone this week we will be continuing to meet at the park with Masks still required

The Turtles will be doing flags and we will be playing Sponge ball. No park.

There will also be a talk for the Scouts going on the Lost Creek Wilderness Backpacking trip by Mr. Elwood. And a meeting for the Cub Scout Campout this Saturday .

5/20 Patrol Activity
Pythons-Hiking-Rank Advancements
Gladiators-Geocaching Mb
Valkyries-Rank Advancement
Treagles-Helping with Rank Advancement
Dragons-Geocaching Mb
Turtles- Any activity listed but no park

During the meeting on the 27th we will be hosting Harrison’s Eagle Scout Court of Honor following the first 30 minutes of announcements.

Some Upcoming Events:
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May 21st to the 23rd the troop will be doing a backpacking trip at Lost Creek Wilderness. Sign up for the Backpacking Campout is now CLOSED due to limited group size at the campsite. There will be a talk by Luke Elwood on Thursday to discuss the backpacking trip.

May 22nd-23rd the Pack 351 and 345 will be holding a campout to celebrate their crossovers at the Cherry Creek Reservoir. Sign ups for that are closed. It will start around 2 pm on Saturday and will end around 11 am on Saturday. We will be trying to give information on how scouts will help especially in stations, through Email and a Discussion on Thursday during the Meeting.

May 23rd-We will be holding our June PLC at 6:00 Pm where all Scouts holding Leading Leadership Position are required to attend and other people are welcome to come. So we can discuss the following Month’s Meetings, Upcoming events, and Other Logistics. Following that we will be holding a Life to Eagle discussion with Pizza for People who are Life Rank.

June 5th there will be another hike for Sea Base at Mount Morrison. All scouts are welcome to come whether they are attending Sea Base or not. If you would like to come please fill out an orange card on the Troop website.

The troop will also be going to Camp Dobbins from June 27- July 3rd. 

We will also be attempting to do a Peach Campout during July on the 16-18 or the 23-25 which will be discussed at the upcoming PLC

If you have any question let Mr. Wilcox, your SPL know.