Monthly Archives: March 2012


Troop Meeting Friday March 30, 2012- Merit Badge –“Class B” T- Shirts

If you plan on attending the Mt. Allamuchy Trip on April 13, 14, & 15, 2012 you need to
bring your permission slip and payment of $25.00 to the meeting this Friday is the cut
off date. Allamuchy Permission Slip {Click Here}

Patrol Leaders must turn in their Patrol Box Inspection Checklists and Menus

This week is a Merit Badge Meeting so please “BE PREPARED” to work on a merit badge and bring worksheets, especially anyone with partials.

If you have any Troop Merit Badges books you are no longer using please return them
and make sure they are signed back in by the Troop Librarian.

If you have any Merit Badge Books of your own you longer need you can donate them
to the Troop Library.

Uniform standards are relaxed this week so wear your “Class B” Troop T-Shirt.


Troop Meeting Friday March 23, 2012

If you plan on attending the Mt. Allamuchy Camping Trip, April 13-15 please bring
signed {permission slip} and payment. Patrol Leaders need to query Patrol members
and obtain head counts.

This week we will again work on Lashing Skills continuing with Round lashing – review
Boy Scout Handbook pages 392-400. We will also be prepping equipment for the
Allamuchy trip.

CHECK OUT the Animated Round Lashing link

REMINDER: Patrol Leaders need to conduct an inspection of Patrol Boxes- bring
completed inspection/inventory sheet to meeting. Report can be found on Troop web site in the resource section.

Green Bar Meeting- immediately following Troop Meeting


Troop Meeting Friday March 16, 2012

If you plan on attending the Mt. Allamuchy Camping Trip, please bring signed permission slip and payment.   Patrol Leaders need to query Patrol members and obtain head counts.

We are going to work on Lashing Skills starting with square lashing– review Boy Scout Handbook pages 392-400.

CHECK OUT the Animated Square Lashing link:

http://www.animatedknots.com/lashsquare/index.php?LogoImage=LogoGrog.jpg&Website=www.animatedknots.com

Be Prepared” for some instant Patrol Point challenges throughout the meeting.

The “Know Knot Challenge” will also be opened up to some Assistant Scoutmasters who also want to try to beat the clock.

Reminder: Chapin Woods Conservation Project – Saturday March 17, 2012 at 9:00 A.M.

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Friday March 9, 2012 Crossover Meeting

Webelos Scouts are crossing over to be welcomed into Troop 37. The Meeting is
starting at 7:30PM. Meet at the lower church hall complete Class “A” Uniform

We are continuing to work on monthly theme “Tracking” read Pg. 226 -228 in the
Nature Chapter of The Boy Scout Handbook

The Knot of the Month is the “Timber Hitch” practice tying it.
Be sure to bring your Boy Scout Handbook to the meeting (Patrol Points).

Service Patrol please arrive by 7:15

REMINDER: Eagle Ceremony Saturday 7:30 PM Conran Hall- All
Scouts are expected to attend.