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0467 Troop 577: September 2016 Events, Updates Week 3

posted Sep 26, 2016, 8:57 PM by Shawn O'Hea
  • Bellmore Street Festival Fundraising, Sat-Sun, Sept. 17-18

  • Troop Dues, Thursday, Sept. 15, 7:30pm

  • Committee Meeting, Monday Sept. 19, 7:30-9pm

  • Eagle Project Fund Raiser for Ben Hanley, Sat. Sept 24, 6-8pm

  • Merit Badge Workshops, Sept - Oct Registration OPEN NOW

  • Philadelphia Family Day Trip, Saturday, Oct. 1 **Postponed**

  • Scout and Scouter Training Opportunities  


 

Bellmore Street Festival Fundraising, Sat-Sun, Sept. 16-17

The troop will be selling apple cider, apple cider donuts, candy and caramel apples at the Bellmore Street Festival this coming weekend. Each scout is required to work at least one 4 hour shift. The signup sheet will be available at the troop meeting this week. Adult help is always needed also. It is very important that every scout participates in these events to help keep the troop funded. Also, please let your family and friends know to stop by to help support the boys.


 

Troop Dues, Thursday, Sept. 15, 7:30pm

Due to increases in registration/chartering costs by BSA National, troop dues will be going up to $125 for the year. Dues is due in September and can be payed at any troop meeting. Please pay your dues as soon as possible to help keep the troop funded.


 

Committee Meeting, Monday Sept. 19, 7:30-9pm

There is a troop committee meeting Monday, Sept. 19 at the Kulins house. As always all parents are invited to attend to see what is going on in the troop and provide input.


 

Eagle Project Fund Raiser for Ben Hanley, Sat. Sept 24, 6-8pm

Ben Hanley’s Eagle Scout project is coming up soon and he is having fundraiser. It is going to be a spaghetti dinner held on Saturday, September 24th from 6-8pm at the the American Legion Hall where the troop meets. The cost will be $8 a person, please help support Ben and his project, let all your friends and family know.


 

Merit Badge Workshops, Sept - Oct Registration, OPEN NOW

Registration for all September and October Merit Badge Workshops was opened Friday Sept, 9am. Dates, available courses and registration can be found HERE.  


 

Philadelphia Family Day Trip, Saturday, Oct. 1 **Postponed**

Due to many families have other commitments on this day the trip is being postponed to a later date. Please keep an eye out for updates in the future.


 

Scout and Scouter Training Opportunities

 

National Youth Leadership Training

Will be held this year at Schiff Scout reservation on October 8, 9, 10, 15,16, split up over two weekends.  National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is an exciting, action packed program designed to provide youth members with leadership skills and experiences they can use in their home troops, teams, crews, personal lives, and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others. Scouts must be 13yo and First Class to attend or with approval of Mr Hanley. All registrations require a letter of recommendation from your Scoutmaster.  

The fee for this years program is $320  including all course material and all meals with a $50 deposit due at registration. Full payment is due Sept 15. The registration form and more details are available HERE.

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