Daily Archives: December 1, 2012

Friday, December 7th, 2012 – Merit Badge Meeting

Merit Badge Meeting
This Friday December 7, 2012, will be a Merit Badge Meeting. Please remember to bring all your merit badge worksheets, books, and any other necessary items needed for the merit badge that you are taking. All Merit Badge Books from the Troop library must be signed out, and please make sure to return any Merit Badge Books when finished.
Service Patrol and Troop Librarians please arrive early to set up.

Collecting Toiletries
We will be collecting toiletries for the Lakeside Manor at the meeting this week. It is your choice of to bring any of the following items: shampoo, soap, deodorant, combs, hairbrushes, toothpaste, tooth brushes, shaving cream, shaving razors or talcum powder. These will be distributed to Senior Citizens at the Church of the Ascension’s annual holiday luncheon in January.

Troop 37 Annual Holiday Party
The Annual Christmas Party for Troop 37 & Family is being held on Friday December 14, 2012. Parents and siblings are encouraged to attend. Patrol Leaders and Senior Patrol must obtain an accurate head count for the number of Scouts, Parents, and Sibling who plan on attending.  In addition to pizza, soda, hot cocoa / cider, donuts, skits and songs we are expecting a visit from Santa and he needs to know who is coming.

Ad Altari Dei
Scouts who’ve signed up to earn the Ad Altari Dei religious award are expected to be at the meeting at 7PM to review the next steps of the award with Mr. Nadal.

Knot of the Month” is Two Half Hitches. You also need to know the knots of the previous months (Square Knot, Sheet Bend, and the Clove Hitch). Be Prepared!  Anyone ready for the “Know Knot Challenge”?  Check out Two Half Hitches animated knot link: http://www.animatedknots.com/roundturn/index.php?LogoImage=LogoGrog.jpg&Website=www.animatedknots.com