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Next meeting:

* Tonight, Tuesday, December 16, we will meet at 7:15 at Celebration Center. * We will have our annual holiday party. Please remember to bring a wrapped gift costing no more than $5. * Sign up sheets for both January campouts will be available. The Jan 16-18 campout will feature skiing and board games, while […]

Missing hoodie

One of our scouts lost at Blackhawks hoodie at last week’s (Dec 9) meeting. If you found this, please contact Mrs. Tang (brooke.tang (at)

Holiday break

Due to the holiday school break, we will not be meeting the next two Tuesdays. After tonight our next meeting will be Tuesday, January 6 (and there will also be a PLC meeting that evening). We will be at Celebration Center again on the 6th. Happy holidays!

Next meeting:

* This Tuesday, December 9, we will meet at 7:15 at OSLC. * We will be hosting an Order of the Arrow Brotherhood Ceremony during the meeting. Members of the OA should remember to wear their sashes. * We will also be preparing for this coming weekend’s campout. * Please bring back any equipment you […]

Schedule of Upcoming Campouts

December 12-14 Activities:  Board Games, movie night, COPE Course & Zip Line (if weather permits; must weigh at least 70 lbs and less than 200) Sleeping Accommodations:  heated cabins with bunk beds Where: LOMC (Lutheran Outdoor Ministries Center), Oregon, IL January 16-18 Activity:  Skiing, board games, gym time Sleeping Accommodations: Hanover Township Hall, Hanover, IL – floor sleeping Where:  Chestnut […]

W VA High Adventure Trip

If you are interested in going on the West Virginia HA rafting trip July 26- August 1, 2015 , please let Mrs. Himmelblau know ASAP. We will start taking deposits of $100. The cost will be approximately $750 plus transportation. Due to the age limits of one of the rafting trips, scouts need to be […]

Dress Code for Boards of Review

Scouts are reminded that proper attire is required for all Boards of Review. This includes: Class “A” Scout Shirt – clean; with current rank patch and all appropriate insignia Neckerchief and slide Pants: NO athletic pants or shorts. Shirt tucked in; belt appreciated. For First Class and below: jeans without holes/rips are acceptable. For Star […]

Rising Eagles Study Hall

Rising Eagles Study Hall meets every Tuesday during the regular meeting. All Life Scouts, if you are not otherwise occupied with the leadership of the Troop, please plan to join your supervisors Mr. Mengel and Mrs. Solak and your fellow scouts who are working to attain the rank of Eagle. There is a Study Hall […]

First Aid Merit Badge

Anyone interested in working on the First Aid Merit Badge? Mr Solak is willing to work on First Aid at the meetings. This is a good badge for second and third year scouts. Contact Mr. Solak at for more info.

Pictures Needed

If anyone has any pictures from this summer’s high adventure trip or Owasippe, or any recent campouts or Eagle projects or Courts of Honor, please email them to Tyler Rynes at or to Mr. Rynes at If there are too many pictures to email, please contact Tyler or Mr. Rynes to make arrangements […]