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1056 November 2015 Events, Updates Week 3

posted Nov 17, 2015, 8:28 PM by Shawn O'Hea
  • OA Wulihan Chapter Meeting, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 7:30pm - 10:00pm

  • Gratitude Gathering,Thursday, Nov. 19, 6:30pm

  • Wreath Sale Orders Due, Thursday, Nov. 19, 6:30pm

  • West Hills Camping Trip Equipment Return, Nov. 19, 6:30pm

  • Soup Kitchen Community Service, Sunday, Nov. 22, 10:30am-3:30pm

  • 10 Commandment Hike, Friday, Nov. 27

  • Scout and Scouter Training Opportunities  


 

OA Wulihan Chapter Meeting, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Just a reminder the OA will be having a meeting this night.


 

Gratitude Gathering,Thursday, Nov. 19, 6:30pm

The troop will once again be sharing a family holiday meal together as well as inviting Webelos from local packs and their families. We are holding it at the American Legion Hall. This year's theme is will be international meals. Please bring your favorite foods and sample other foods from around the world. All scouts should wear full Class A Uniforms.

If you have not responded to let us know if your family is coming and what they are bringing, please do so ASAP.  We need a number of attendees to make sure there is enough food.  If you are not sure, please let me know when a decision will be made.

The troop is supplying drinks but we still need volunteers for Mac n Cheese, chicken fingers, a vegetable, and some desserts.

Thank You

Mary Anne Leisenring

 

Please RSVP to Mary Anne. Link to the flyer is HERE.


 

Wreath Sale Orders Due, Thursday, Nov. 19, 6:30pm

All wreath sale orders are due at the Gratitude Gathering. This is a great opportunity to put some funds in the troop scout accounts. Every little bit helps.


 

West Hills Camping Trip Equipment Return, Nov. 19, 6:30pm

If you were assigned equipment to clean please be sure to clean and dry it properly and bring to the Gratitude Gathering this Thursday.


 

Soup Kitchen Community Service, Sunday, Nov. 22, 10:30am-3:30pm

The troop will be performing community service at the soup kitchen in Farmingdale by serving meals to those in need. Scouts and adults are needed for this day. Please mark your calendars. Contact Mrs. Kulins to confirm or with questions. Permission slip HERE is due at the Grateful Gathering on 11/19.


 

10 Commandment Hike, Friday, Nov. 27

The hike this year will be in Rockville Center. It is a great way to walk off all the extra servings of turkey and stuffing from Thanksgiving and learn. Cost is $5 per scout and adult if registered by 11/20, $10 after 11/20. The flyer for the hike is available HERE and online registration is available HERE, the permission slip is available HERE is due at the Grateful Gathering on 11/19.


 

Scout and Scouter Training Opportunities

 

Pine Tree Training: Orienteering, Saturday, Dec. 5, 9:00am to 1:00pm

Open to Webelos and Boy Scouts.Come out learn or practice your orienteering skills at Schiff Scout Reservation in Wading River and earn the Pine Tree Archery Patch.  Please bring an orienteering compass. Price $4. Online registration is HERE, flyer for this program is HERE.

 

Den Chief Training, Saturday, Dec. 5, 9:00am to 1:00pm

Scouts learn how to assist with Cub Scout packs, a great way to increase or ranks. More details to come. Training will be held at Kellenberg Memorial High School, 1400 Glenn Curtiss Blvd

Uniondale, NY 11553 . Cost is $10 per scout, online registration can be found HERE.

 

Blue Nose Training, Sunday, Dec. 6, 12:30pm to 5:00pm

This cold-weather camping training course, open to both Scouts and adults, is being held Sunday, December 6th at Chaminade High School in Mineola.

  During this afternoon course, you will learn the basics of cold-weather camping, and gain lots of knowledge and preparation for those upcoming chilly weekend trips! This course is also required for those Scouts and adults who plan on attending the Blue Nose camping weekend in February. Training is valid for 2 years so if you want to attend Bluenose make sure you are up to date

  Note that although Scouts must have attained the rank of First Class or be 13 years old to attend the camping weekend, ANY Scout may attend this training class.Cost is $3 per person. Click HERE for the flyer and click HERE to register online.

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