TROOP 20

MIDDLEBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

IMPORTANT SUMMER CAMP INFORMATION






GENERAL CHECK-IN:
Check-in starts at 1:00 PM for those Troops that are formed up and ready to go - so plan on being there by 12:30pm.  Be there a little early if you want to get a parking spot up close - otherwise you'll have to park out front in the field.

Wear Class B shirt (if you have one - new ones will be provided at check in) and your bathing suit to check in.  Also, have your towel as we will be going right to the swim test after the medical check in.

MEDICATION:
ANY medication that the scout needs must be listed on their medical form.  This includes any over the counter medication that needs to be taken at camp.

Prescription medication must be in the original bottle that has the prescription label on it.
Over the counter medication must be in a new sealed bottle or blister pack.  If a child has medication a parent needs to go through the medical check in with them.

SOME OF THE MERIT BADGE COSTS SCOUTS NEED TO KNOW BEFORE ARRIVING AT SQUANTO:
Leatherwork kits for those taking Leatherwork merit badge: $6.00 - $8.00

Basketry kits for those taking the Basketry merit badge (1 sm & 1 lg kit):  $10.50 

Indian Lore kits available: $10.00 - $15.00
Woodcarving kits for those taking badge:  $2.00 -$5.00
Shotgun shooting fee for those taking the merit badge:  $5.00

Robotics kits for those taking the merit badge:  $10.00- $40.00

Electronics:   $10.00

OTHER THINGS TO BRING:

For Advancement:  Merit Badge books, handbook / field book, paper and pencil, MB partial sheets, MB projects (started or completed)

For Swimming & Lifesaving MB, BSA Guard:  Long trousers, long-sleeved shirt, and a pair of old sneakers to be used in emergency swim requirements (will be getting wet). Old clothes suggested.


          For Handicraft Merit Badges:  Money for required kits to be bought at Trading
          Post.

          For Fishing MB:  Fishing gear and pole

          For Snorkeling BSA:  Mask, fins, snorkel

           For Welding:  Need leather boots long sleeve shirt and dungaree cotton pants

Be sure to check complete descriptions of Merit Badges for other needs.

OTHER THINGS TO BRING:

For Advancement: Merit Badge books, handbook / field book, paper & pencil, MB partial sheets, MB projects (started or completed)

For Swimming & Lifesaving MB, BSA Guard: Long trousers, long-sleeved shirt, and a pair of old sneakers to be used in emergency swim requirements (will be getting wet). Old clothes suggested

For Handicraft Merit Badges: Money for required kits to be bought at Trading Post

For Fishing MB: Fishing gear and pole

For Snorkeling BSA: Mask, fins, snorkel

For Welding: Need leather boots long sleeve shirt and dungaree cotton pants

Be sure to check complete descriptions of Merit Badges for other needs.

OPTIONAL ITEMS:
Fishing gear
Camera
Baseball glove
Pocketknife
Canteen
 White t-shirt (tie dye)

1 comment:

Alex Cassady said...

Make sure you have extra t-shirts so that you can give them to your favorite staff members at the closing ceremony!