TROOP 20

MIDDLEBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Summer Camp!


As was announced at past Troop meetings that Summer Camp is approching soon.

If you wish to attend Summer Camp at Squanto this year payment is due by the May 5th Troop Meeting
Squanto's Early payment discount is $370.  After the 5th the price increases to $390.
If you do not have the full payment by Thursday but still want to go to summer camp, let Mr B know so that we can work with your parents to get you to camp.

Approved BSA Medical Forms are also required.  A due date will be within the next month.  Please work with your parents on getting a up to date Medical Form with Doctors signature.



Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Help requested

John Boersdamm's Sister and Mr B's Daughter Beth, is working to complete her Girl Scout Gold Award which is the equivalent of the Boy Scout Eagle Rank.  Beth is also one of the Vice Presidents of Crew 20.  She is asking for some assistance with her Gold Award project.

Her project is to paint Middleboro school nurses offices with cheerful artwork to help when students need to visit the nurse.

This week's schedule (4/19 - 4/22) is:
Tues 8 - 2:30 at the MECC for Manual Labor
Wed 8 - 2:30 at the MECC for Artistic Work
Thurs 8 - 2:30 at the NMS for Manual Labor
Fri 8 - 2:30 at the NMS for Artistic Work

Manual Labor will be moving of furniture, cleaning and priming of walls, etc
Artistic Work will be painting of the murals for those of you who have artistic talents

Please contact Mr B by email if you are interested in helping

The remaining Middleboro schools will be scheduled for some time in June

Thank You

Friday, April 15, 2016

Bike Trip - Saturday, April 16th


There will be a bike trip tomorrow, Saturday, April 16th at 9:00 AM.  Please meet in the parking lot near the railroad bridge at 9:00 AM.

Please bring a lunch, snacks, water and appropriate clothing for the weather.  It is usually colder at the Canal than it is in Middleborough, so please remember this.  You may want to bring a light pair of gloves.

This ride will count toward the cycling merit badge.



Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Weekly Update

There will be a Troop meeting this Thursday, April 14th at the Parish Hall.  If you attended Spring Camporee last weekend, please bring $20 to cover the cost.

Friday, April 8, 2016

Spring Camporee This Weekend

Spring Camporee begins tonight!  Dropoff is at 6:30 PM tonight at Camp Norse.  Please eat dinner before arriving as dinner will not be served.  You are welcome to bring snacks but they must be labeled and put in the troop trailer, not kept in tents.

Please bring sleeping bag, pillow, mess kit, WARM CLOTHES, rain gear and extra socks and shoes.

Pick up is Sunday morning between 7:30 - 8:00 AM - NO LATER THAN 8!

Have a good weekend!

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Weekly Reminder


There will be a Committee Meeting this Thursday, April 7th at the Parish Hall at 6:00 PM, followed by a Troop Meeting at 7:00 PM.


Friday, April 1, 2016

Weekend Updates/Flag Postponement

The flag replacement that was originally scheduled for tomorrow (4/2) has been POSTPONED until next Saturday (4/9) as the weather is supposed to be rainy in the morning.

Also, Pack 20 will be having its Crossover ceremony tomorrow night at 6:45 PM at the Parish Hall.  It is customary to have current scouts from Troop 20 meet the new scouts (Webelos) after the cross over.  If you would like to attend, please be sure to wear your full Class A uniform.

Have a great weekend!