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Next meeting: Tonight, Tuesday, February 24, we will meet at 7:15 at OSLC. Our new class of first year Scouts will be joining us tonight for the first time. Please welcome them! Following the Opening Ceremony and announcements there will be an information meeting for parents of the new first year scouts (and for anyone […]

Pictures Needed

Tyler Rynes, the Troop Historian, is putting together a photo album for this scouting year. Please send him pictures of any events or campouts. This includes Eagle service project and Eagle Scout Courts of Honor. Also, he is looking for the two crew pictures from the Philmont High Adventure trip for 2011 to put in […]

Upcoming Campouts

Save the dates for the following planned monthly campouts: March 20-22 –> Scout Skill Competition & Advancement Camp at Waterfall Glen FP in Darien, IL 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 […]

Annual Dues

It’s time to pay your annual troop dues. The BSA is in the process of changing their fiscal year to coincide with the calendar year, so we will be pro-rating the dues this year to cover only the period from May through December rather than collecting for a full year (and then we will be […]

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.

Next meeting:

* Tonight, Tuesday, February 24, we will meet at 7:15 at OSLC. * Please turn in your Friends of Scouting pledge cards if you haven’t already done so. * Please pay your dues if you haven’t already done so * This is the last night for older scouts to sign up if you are interested […]

Pictures needed

Tyler Rynes, the Troop Historian, is putting together a photo album for this scouting year. Please send him pictures of any events or campouts. This includes Eagle service project and Eagle Scout Courts of Honor. Also, he is looking for the two crew pictures from the Philmont High Adventure trip for 2011 to put in […]

Upcoming Campouts

Save the dates for the following planned monthly campouts: March 20-22 –> Scout Skill Competition & Advancement Camp at Waterfall Glen FP in Darien, IL 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 […]

Merit Badge University and Adult Training Expo

The Three Fires Council 2015 Merit Badge University and Adult Training Expo will be held on March 7 in Elmhurst. Scouts can choose from a large number of badges and 20 training classes for adults are being offered. More information, including registration information, can be found at http://www.threefirescouncil.org/index.php/147-news/latest/827-2015-merit-badge-university

Religious Emblems Award Opportunity

Mrs. Himmelblau will be teaching the protestant religious emblems God and Church and God and Life this spring. God and Church is for 6-8th graders and God and Life for HS aged boys. This is also open to your friends in other troops. If you are interested please contact Mrs. Himmelblau by email (calh94@yahoo.com) or […]