2.)Scouts should remember to bring in their Merit Badge Selection sheets for Summer Camp, which can be found in the Hidden Valley Parent’s Guide, which in addition to being attached to several previous Troop e-mails, is attached to this e-mail as well. Scouts should chose 4 Merit Badge options and list in order of priority, so that we can get them properly registered for Summer Camp. Additionally, the BSA Medical Forms (Parts “A”, “B” and “C”) should be filled out and turned in, properly filled out with NO attachments, by June 1st. The BSA Medical Form is also attached to this e-mail.
3.)If you would like the early bird discount to count towards your summer camp, final payment is due by May 1st. Please see Parent’s Guide for payment information.
4.)Please sign-up for the red Class “B” shirt and fleece jacket is you need one or have out grown your old one. The shirt is $7.00 and the fleece jacket is a Troop gift to the Scouts, providing they turn in their “used” jacket and/or shirt….one per Scout/Adult please. The Class”B” shirt and fleece jacket along with the Class “A” uniform is required at West Point, so please sign up, as we need to place the order in the coming weeks.
5.)Reminder that the Troop will be conducting an Eagle Court of Honor for Alex Klein on Saturday, May 30th starting around 4:30 PM. Please note this event on your calendar, as it is expected that all Scouts in the Troop participate in this important ceremony.
6.)There will be a sign-up sheet at Monday’s Meeting for our April Outing. It is likely to be a mini backpacking trip in preparation for West Point. Please sign up if you plan to attend, so that we can make the appropriate arrangements.
7.)Reminder that the West Point Trip will be held over the May 1st thru May 3rd weekend. The Troop will be leaving early on Friday Morning, May 1st. We will begin planning for this trip in the coming weeks so that everyone is prepared for this event. Presently, we are starting a waiting list, so please see me if you didn’t sign-up but would like to attend.
8.)There will be a sign-up sheet at Monday Night’s Meeting to better understand the level of interest in having a bike trip to Nantucket, June 27ththru 29th. We understand that the School calendar has changed, so we need to decide what arrangements need to be made for a June Outing. Please sign-up if you are interested and able to attend this event.
9.)Finally, the Troop will try and have a “Tune-Up” hike in preparation for West Point on April 19th, likely at in the Blue Hills. More information to follow.