Updated: Troop 1011 – August Events
Monday, August 5th: Troop Meeting at 7:00; Class B Uniforms
This is our opportunity to get the troop ready for everything happening in August and September. We have a many things to share with the scouts! Please plan to attend – Class B Uniforms.
Saturday, August 10th: Troop Leadership Training – ILST
Who Should Attend: All scouts holding troop leadership positions, and all scouts who want to be considered for a leadership role for the next six months. This training will run from 8:30 to approximately 2:30. This event will be conducted in partnership with Troop 797. More details to follow on this event. Graduates of the NYLT training program will be asked to assist in training.
Monday, August 12th:
Troop COURT OF HONOR at 7:30; families are invited. Scouts will be recognized for Rank advancements, merit badges, and other awards. Class A Uniforms with Neckerchiefs for all scouts.
Philmont Information Meeting: 6:45 – prior to Court of Honor: Scouts and Parents – we will have a short information session to talk about attending Philmont in June 2020. We will discuss dates, costs, expectations, preparations, and what to expect on a trip to Philmont. Scouts who have completed the 8th grade by next summer are eligible to attend. And we need parents to join the trip!
Saturday, August 17th: Ryan Dean’s Eagle Scout Service Project – Wright Environment Center Check out this link to sign up for Ryan’s project and to get more information. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0848aba82aa7fe3-ryan3
Saturday, August 17th: David Britt’s Eagle Scout Service Project – Kennesaw National Battlefield: Here is what David has to say about his project:
My eagle project will be on August 17th, beginning at 8 am. It will be at Kennesaw Battlefield Park. We will be replacing snake fencing near the visitor center. Upon arrival, volunteers can drive through the do not enter signs and park in the grass. I recommend people bring gloves and if anyone has a cordless drill to bring that would be very appreciated. We will have dunkin’ donuts for breakfast and drinks throughout the day.
Wednesday August 14. 7:30 – 9:00
Thursday August 15 4:30-7:30
Saturday August 17 1:00- 4:00
Opportunity to earn service hours and help out at Mt. Bethel’s Children Consignment Sale
Class B uniform
Report to Fellowship room to sign in
Sunday, August 18th: Braves Game at 1:20 – 21 scouts needed
Troop 1011 has been asked to lead the Pledge of Allegiance at the Braves game. Twenty scouts are needed to stand along the baselines from 3rdbase to home plate and to 1stbase. If you are interested in attending – please use this sign-up genius to confirm your role. We need 20 scouts plus 4 adults. Class A Uniforms are required.
Monday, August 19th: Troop Meeting at 7:00; Class B Uniforms
Friday, August 23-25: Campout at Cloudland Canyon State Park
This is the troop’s first trip to Cloudland Canyon in many years. Use this Sign Up Genius to sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0944a8ab23a64-cloudland
Here is an information sheet to bring to the next troop meeting.Cloudland Canyon Camping rev 2
Monday, August 26th: Troop Meeting at 7:00; Class B Uniforms: Troop Leadership Elections for next 6 months
Monday, September 2nd: Labor Day – NO TROOP MEETING
September Troop Meetings: Return to Class A uniforms
We have a great August planned and more exciting events in September.