TROOP 20

MIDDLEBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS

Friday, March 29, 2013

A message from Scoutmaster Lamoureux

The following is a message from Scoutmaster Lamoureux . Happy Easter to all of my scouts in Troop 20 and their families.

"Please do not burn the ham....."
"The eggs are green"

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Update....Rock Climbing

Scout uniforms are NOT required tomorrow night.
You can wear your Class B shirts or regular clothes.


Monday, March 25, 2013

Moblie Meeting this Thursday 28th

  • Scouts will be will traveling to Carabiners in New Bedford for Rock Climbing this Thursday
  • It is Holy Week so NO Meeting at the Parish Hall.
  • Scouts will have the opportunity to work towards the climbing merit badge.  Cost for this program is $42.00. Or you may enjoy a night of climbing for $25.00.  Climbing gear is included with the price.
  •  Drop-off  7pm - Pick-up 10pm you will need to provide your own transportation to and from Carabiners. 
  • To climb your parent must fill out this online waiver CARABINERS WAIVER.  You will not be allowed to climb without it.
  • Directions to the event can be found AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS LINKED WEBPAGE

Friday, March 22, 2013

Hike Sunday 12:30

Scouts need to arrive at the Morgan Property on Long Pond Road at 12:30 parking is limited you will see a white sign that says Morgan Property (if you get to the lake you have gone too far)
Parents need to be reachable by phone
  • Scouts please read up on what items are required for the hike
  • Scouts need to have secured a ride home. (hike time 2hrs appx)
  • Proper foot wear, clothing depending on the weather, backpack with scout book, water, snack and other required material for the hike.
  • No bathrooms
  • And most important have FUN.

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

4 scouts (1st class or above) needed at Camp Norse this Saturday

 
  • The Magee Cabin was damaged by a tree during one of the storms, causing several holes in the roof of the cabin. 
  • The main task that you would be doing as a volunteer will be moving roof shingles into a truck.
  • A pizza lunch will be provided to anyone who volunteers you need to arrive by 9 AM
  • Please contact Justin, he will fill you in when he gets more details
 

Meeting Reminders


Hope everyone is having a good week so far......a few reminders for meetings this week. 
  • There will be a Committee Meeting at 6PM
  • There will also be a GreenBar Meeting 6 PM
  • Regular scout meeting at 7PM

Sunday, March 17, 2013

Hike March 24th

Mark your calendar!
There will be a hike on Sunday the 24th at the Stuart Morgan Property on the corner of Long Point Road and Marion Road in Middleboro at 12:30 PM
This will fulfill the 2nd class requirement and also a merit badge.  Details to follow.......

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Meeting this Thursday

Good Morning Troop 20

The meeting this week will take place in the parish hall basement (GOF) will be upstairs.  Please bring a flashlight or headlamp with you to the meeting.

Have a good day...............

Friday, March 8, 2013

Congratulations!!!!!

 I hope you all enjoyed your snow day!!!!
 We have lots to proud of in Troop 20
  •  Nichols Middle School Honor Roll
  • We are very proud of your success keep up the good work!!!!!
    • Matthew L.
    • John B.
    • Jack G.
    • Jake S.
    • Alexander C.
    • Johnathan M.
    • Zack R.
    • Thomas D.
    • Jack F.
  • On Thursday the following were elected the Order of the Arrow Congratulations!!!!!
    • Preston B.
    • Julian C.
    • Ryan G.
    • Mitch L.
I hope I haven't missed anyone if I did please let me know...............also I know that some of you attend other schools so if you have a success you would like to share please email me so that we can recognize your success as well!!!
Enjoy the weekend

Monday, March 4, 2013

Updates for this week

Hello Everyone:
Several Updates:
  1. Green Bar and Committee Meeting postponed until the 21st of March.
  2. Regular Troop Meeting this Thursday 7PM - 8:30PM
  3. Summer camp is fast approaching!!!!!! The dates are: 8/4 - 8/10 camp will be held at Camp Squanto in Plymouth, MA
  4. New medical forms can be found at:  http://www.scouting.org/filestore/HealthSafety/pdf/part_c.pdf 
Forms will be due at the end of May early June. These forms will need your physician's signature and a current physical. If you require an EpiPen or inhaler during camp you will need a separate form which I will upload separately. (Stay tuned)

Sunday, March 3, 2013

Arrow of Light Ceremony & National Geographic Channel

On Wednesday March 6th the Annawon Council Arrow of Light Ceremony will take place at Bishop Feehan High School at 7PM.  We will have some representatives from the troop in attendance but we can always use more.  Arrive 15mins early. Class A uniforms!!! Mr. Boersdamm has offered to take some scouts so please email him by Tuesday if you would like to go. 

"Are you tougher than a Boy Scout" will be on the National Geographic Channel Monday March 4th at 8PM

Preview can be seen on:
www.toughscout.com