The Camporee -Are you in it to win it? It’s all up to you!!! Those attending the Camporee on May
20-22, 2011 at Pouch Camp please be at the Camporee Filed by 5:00 P.M. (Manor Road across from
the JCC). Make sure you are in Full “Class A” Uniform including Scout Socks. Everyone should pack
your Backpack accordingly and be prepared for the check list inspection at the check in.
Patrol Leaders be sure to bring: [ ] Patrol Flags [ ] Rosters and [ ] Menus [ ] Have a Patrol Cheer, Yell,
or Call [ ] Patrol Chuck Boxes and metal Legs.
Reminder: Troop 37 is assisting with the St. Teresa’s Car Show on Sunday after the Camporee. See
link to flyer for more information: http://www.saintteresasi.org/StTeresaCarShow_TearOff.pdf
If you plan on attending the Camporee on May 20-22, 2011 at Pouch Camp. You must pay at this Friday’s meeting that is the cut off date. The Cost is $25.We are going to finish preparing for the Camporee and need complete headcounts
[ ] Patrol leaders will be finalizing Patrol rosters and planning menus, shopping lists, reviewing pack requirements, check in procedures, and competitions and stations.
[ ] Senior Patrol will be planning out the Gateway and working on the Troop Presentation for the Staten Island 350 Anniversary (see Camporee Guide)
May 22- Car Show @ St. Teresa’s
We had great weather and a fantastic time on the Mount Allamuchy, Scout Reservation CampingTrip. During part of this week’s meeting we will be straightening up equipment from the Trip. Weare also going to start preparing for the May 20th -22nd, 2011 Camporee being held at Pouch Camp.
[ ] Scouts who were assigned to clean griddles/stoves/utensil kits please be sure to return allequipment in to the Quartermaster this week.
[ ] Patrol leaders will signing off on the numerous advancement requirements that scoutscompleted on the camping trip, Please be sure to bring your Scout Handbook.
[ ] If you have any Troop Merit Badges books you are no longer using please return them and makesure they are signed back in by the Troop Librarian. Also, if you have any Merit Badge Books of yourown you longer need you can donate them to the Troop Library.
[ ] Please be sure to be on time and be in full Class A Uniform. The District Commissioner might beconducting a Uniform inspection- SCOUT SOCKS!!!
For the April 8, 9, & 10, 2011 tent camping trip to Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation please review and use the packing list. The items will be necessary to insure your child’s health and comfort while participating in the activities planned for a camping trip. Please, NO radios, iPods, electronic games or other sound emitting electronic devices. ALL clothing items that a scout takes should be permanently marked with their name.
Link to Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation: http://www.camps.ppbsa.org/camps/somers/masr.htm
Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation -Camp Wheeler, 750 Waterloo Road, Stanhope, NJ 07874
Cost of Trip is $20 per person. If you have not yet paid please make payment at this Friday’s meeting to be included on this trip. We will be finalizing the headcount, menu’s and food.
Although the calendar says March, it is time to start planning for Summer Camp at Hawk Mountain (July 17th- July 23rd). Please see the attached document for costs and payment schedule. Also be advised that onFriday, May 6, 2011, there is a Parents Mandatory Summer Camp Meeting.
Friday March 18, 2011: Merit Badge Meeting
Friday, March 18th will be a merit badge meeting. Scouts are encouraged to bring any and all materialsor workbooks that they need for their merit badges. All Merit Badge Books from the Troop library mustbe signed out, and please make sure to return any Merit Badge Books when finished.
Saturday March 19, 2011: Eagle Service Project –Matt Brown
On Saturday, March 19, we will be painting the Main Entrance Hall and stairwell of The Alzheimer’sFoundation located at 789 Post Ave. The project is primarily painting, so paint brushes, rollers, pans,drop clothes, and ladders will be needed. If you have any of these supplies and are willing to donate orloan them for my project (they will be returned) that would be a great help. If you plan on bringing anymaterials, please call/ e-mail me at the listed contact information, as soon as possible. It’s painting, soit’s going to get messy either with splatter or accidental spillage. I recommend wearing old work clothingthat you can get paint on, plus old sneakers. Please call/ e-mail me to let me know if you can go, if youhave materials, and/or if you can’t go but have materials to lend. 917-750-1997 Mbrown93@yahoo.com
Eagle Court of Honor Saturday March 12, 2011 -7:30 PM Conran Hall The Troop will be conducting an Eagle Court of Honor for Michael Fahey and Rob Malta. All Troop 37 Scouts required to attend in Class A Uniform with Merit badge sashes
If you haven’t already RSVPed, please do so to Anne Marie Santo at 917-751-8731 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Setup for Eagle Court of Honor
Saturday Afternoon March 12, 2011 -4:00 PM Set up for Eagle Court of Honor Conran Hall Gymnasium . Set up for Court of Honor and practice for the Color Guard will be at 4:00 PM. Please be there to help- many hands make light work.
Troop Meeting-Friday March 11, 2011- 7:30 PM Webelo’s Crossover
We will be welcoming our newest members and their families to Troop 37this Friday night. Please be sure to be on time and in full Class A Uniform. Refreshments will be served immediately following.
We are meeting at the Troop Shed on Friday at 4:30 PM Sharp please be aware of and be sure to bring the Following:
[ ] Bring a Sandwich or brown bag something for your Friday night dinner.
[ ] Wear/Bring Troop Fleece this is the only uniform item you need -No Uniforms
[ ] Pack in a duffle bag or Gym Bag please Do Not bring external frame back pack.
[ ] Pack for Winter- Extra warm clothes/ jacket Hat /Gloves/spare sox /long johns, etc
[ ] Wear Boots/ Bring an extra pair of shoes
[ ] Sleeping Bag (the cabins have cots)
[ ] Scout Handbook