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Fire Safety Merit Badge and Reminders 11/29-12/2

posted Nov 28, 2012, 5:23 PM by Chris O'Hea
Here are some updates for the Troop this week. 
11/29  Special Troop meeting Fire Safety Merit Badge session
  • 11/29 meeting will be held at  Bellmore Fire Headquarters, 230 Pettit Avenue, Bellmore, NY 11710
  • Meeting starts promptly at 7:30.  Please arrive early and be ready to start on time. 
  • You can park in LIRR lot across the street or in the municipal lot off of Grand Ave behind the fire house. 
  • Everyone should download the worksheet, print and bring to meeting -
  • Complete Pre-reqs #6 a, b  at  home 

Upcoming Troop Meetings:
12/ 6,  12/13, 12/20 - Collection for a US Marines unit stationed in Marjha, Afganistan. 
  • Food Snacks & Drinks: (Please - no canned food)
  • Protein Bars, Granola Bars, Power Bars, Cereal Bars
  • Powdered Drink Mix (Gatorade, Kool-Aid, Crystal Light in individual packets)
  • Microwave Food (Popcorn, Chef-Boy-R-Dee, Mac'n'Cheese, stews, etc.)
  • Tuna & Chicken salad (in foil pouches, or ready-to-eat kits (no cans)
  • Beef Jerky / Slim Jims
  • Cookies, Cheese & Crackers - Small Packs
  • Trail Mix, Dried Fruit, Granola, Fruit Roll-Ups, Fruit Gummies
  • Peanuts, Mixed Nuts (salted preferred)
12/20 is Honor Court.  Start time 7:00 p.m.
  • Scouts should bring a wrapped gift (approx $10) to the meeting for our traditional Holiday Grab Bag. 
  • If any siblings are attending and you would like them to receive a gift from Santa, please bring the gift wrapped with their name on it.
  • Patrol leaders will  inform patrol members regarding food and drinks required. 

Upcoming Events & Activities:
  • 12/1 Wreath Sale,  Legion Post
  • 12/2  Applebee's pancake breakfast fundraiser.  All ticket money should be brought to the troop meeting on 11/29. 
  • 12/2 Cold Weather Training - Chaminade.  Mandatory for those scouts and adults wishing to participate in Bluenose winter camping (2/16/2013)