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Tonights Meeting

Tonight, Tuesday, March 24, we will meet at 7:15 at OSLC. * Please bring back any troop equipment that you have at home, clean and dry * Boards of Review will be held tonight

Boards Of Review

Boards of review will be available at tonight’s Troop meeting If you would like to schedule a board of review, please contact Mrs. Naughton at can8746@gmail.com. Please indicate your name, rank you hope to achieve, and whether you still have any requirements to fulfill such as Scoutmaster conference. Also, please remember that proper attire is […]

Save The Date: Spring Merit Badge Clinic

A troop merit badge clinic is being planned for the afternoons of Saturday, April 18 and a 2nd Saturday still TBD (not May 2). The sessions will be from 12:30pm-2:15pm and 2:30pm -4:15pm both dates. We are looking for adults willing to teach badges. You can do one session on each day to give you […]

Help Needed For Eagle Project

Lucas Solak Eagle Project: Removing Invasive Species from Walden LakeOn Saturday April 11th, 2015 from 8:00am to 12:00pm I will be doing my Eagle Project at Walden Lake – Will County Forest Preserve located at Royce Road west of 53 in Naperville.Volunteers need to dress appropriately for the weather and long pants and closed-toe shoes […]

Volunteers Needed!

A large number of important adult volunteer positions in the troop are currently held by parents of Scouts who will be reaching Eagle and/or aging out of the troop soon. Therefore, it is important that we identify parents of younger scouts who are willing to step into these positions soon, ideally so that the new […]

Description of Some Available Positions

Advancement Chair (currently Julie Schnell). This person maintains the advancement records for all the Scouts in the troop. He/she attends the weekly meetings so that the boys can access their records at the sign-up table, and also maintains the troop’s online information database (Troopmaster). He/she is a voting member of the committee and reports on […]

Upcoming Campouts!

Save the dates for the following planned monthly campouts: April 10-12 –> Fishing at Shabbona Lake State Park in Shabbona, IL May 1-3 –> Shooting Sports at Rainbow Council in Morris, IL June 5-7 –> Kayak & canoe trip on Kankakee River at Kankakee River SP

Philmont Trip

There is still room for more Scouts and/or adults to go to Philmont this coming summer! Please let Mr. Kelsey, Mr. Anderson or Mr. Athas know if you are interested. We found out recently that it is not yet too late to add additional Scouts who haven’t yet signed up.

Eagle Project Ideas

If you are trying to think of ideas for your Eagle project, there is a great interactive website that will help you come up with some excellent ideas. See http://www.myprojectfinder.com/. Then, after identifying the type of project you are interested in, contact Mr. Mickelson (srm15@wowway.com) for advice on how to find organizations (beneficiaries) who might […]

Next meeting:

Tonight, Tuesday, March 17, we will meet at 7:15 at OSLC. We will be preparing for this coming weekend’s campout at Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve Prior to the regular meeting, those going on this summer’s Philmont trip will be meeting at 6:30 in the Marketplace Room to discuss the itinerary selection