Scoutmaster’s Corner

Summer Camp Update Days 1&2

12 Jun 2012

We arrived at approximately 1:45pm Sunday afternoon, got checked in and discovered that this year, camp was going to be a bit tighter. They have two other troops in addition to us sharing Creek campsite. So we are camping cozy. We have a troop to the south of us and a troop to the east [...]

Ad Altare Dei – Catholic Boy Scouts Program for 13-14 year olds and older

Ad Altare Dei – Catholic Boy Scouts Program for 13-14 year olds and older

31 May 2012

I am planning on starting Ad Altare Dei, the Catholic Boy Scouts Program for 13-14 year olds and older at Summer Camp this year. The student handbooks are $5.00 each. If you would like for your scout to participate in this, please bring $5.00 to the June 4, 2012 meeting. Participation is not mandatory. What is Ad [...]

New Class B T-shirts for Troop 903

New Class B T-shirts for Troop 903

31 May 2012

Here is what the new Class B T-shirts will look like. This will be on the back of red shirts. The line drawing of the Scout on horseback slaying the dragon was originally drawn by Sir Robert Baden-Powell himself and came from the original Scout Handbook “Scouting for Boys” in 1908. Sir Robert Baden-Powell also [...]

Wilderness Survival Merit Badge and Troop Events Calendar

09 Jan 2012

Starting tonight, we will be working on the Wilderness Survival Merit Badge and will continue next week and completing it at the Camp-out on Jan 20-22 at Zink Ranch. It is important for you to be at these meetings to complete all the requirements for the badge. What is Wilderness Survival? Wilderness Survival is a rewarding merit badge. [...]