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Monday, August 29, 2011

Week of August 29

Monday, August 29 - Back to school day for our scouts in Winnebago district.  Enjoy, and make this a great school year.

Tuesday, August 30 - Back to 7pm meeting start time.  This week we're having a burger and hot dog cookout with games.  Led by Bob S.

Thanks to all of our scouts and parents who celebrated our summer of scouting at last week's court of honor.  Congrats to our scouts who worked hard on merit badges and rank advancements.  Remember to bring your blue cards and books to a meeting so Mrs. Wurster can update your records and make sure you get credit for all of your hard work.

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Week of August 22

Thank you to all of the scouts, family and friends who made our week at the fair a great success.
Monday August 22 - Troop committee meeting,  7pm at the church.  All parents welcome to help plan troop activities.
Tuesday August 23 - Summer Court of Honor.  Pizza and drinks will be provided (not a potluck!)  Bring your favorite memories from camp.  "Ranger John" will be there with stories from Philmont.  6:30pm.
Happy scouting!

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Week of August 15

This Week - is the Winnebago County Fair, and that means ICE CREAM!  Thank you to everyone who signed up to work the ice cream booth at the fair this week.

Please remember to be 15 minutes early for your shift and to plan to work your entire shift.  Please sign in for your shift (ask your crew leader) and check with the crew leader BEFORE you leave (especially the last shift of the day).

If you are working the 3-7 or 7-11 shifts Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat or Sun you will need a ticket to get into the fair.  You can pick your tickets up at the Kahler's home - they will be on the front door.

If you forgot when you work, just click here to check the schedule.  


Monday August 15 - NO COMMITTEE MEETING, rescheduled for Monday August 22!


Tuesday August 16 - NO TROOP MEETING because we'll be at the Winnebago County Fair scooping delicious ice cream.

Tuesday, August 23 - Court of Honor and celebration of our great summer in scouting.  Pizza and drinks will be provided.  (This is NOT a potluck!)

Reminder to any scouts who attended either summer camp - Your scout handbook and blue cards nees to be turned in to Mrs. Wurster so your records can be updated!  Remember to bring your book and any blue cards to a troop meeting:  Scott B., Robert S., Thomas S., Will C., Nate M., Ollie J., Kyle B., Nick W., Bryce B., Ronnie S., Tyler Z., Nick Z., Will A,.

Happy scouting!

Monday, August 8, 2011

Week of August 8


Updated calendar of events will be handed out at August troop meetings or you can always find it under troop downloads in the site menu.


Tuesday August 9 - Troop meeting.  Bucket basketball and other outside games.  Bring your book and any blue cards.

Tuesday August 16 - NO TROOP MEETING because we'll be at the Winnebago County Fair scooping delicious ice cream.

Tuesday, August 23 - Court of Honor and celebration of our great summer in scouting.  Pizza and drinks will be provided.  (This is NOT a potluck!)

Sign up for ice cream fundraiser is OPEN.  Scouts can now sign up for additional slots. Click here for more details and email troop705@gmail.com to reserve your slots.

Reminder to any scouts who attended either summer camp - Your scout handbook and blue cards nees to be turned in to Mrs. Wurster so your records can be updated!  Remember to bring your book and any blue cards to a troop meeting:  Scott B., Robert S., Thomas S., Will C., Nate M., Ollie J., Kyle B., Nick W., Bryce B., Ronnie S., Tyler Z., Nick Z., Will A,.

Happy scouting!

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Help Sam W. with his Eagle Project! Get Service Hours!

Sam W. is building a dugout for the new high school softball diamond for his Eagle project. He needs your help.

Saturday, August 6 - Meet at 7am at the new softball diamond behind the high school.  It's behind the bus garage, near the playground.

We'll be building, so bring a hammer and gloves.  If you have access to an 8-foot ladder, give Sam a call to see if he needs you to bring it.  Water will be provided, but you might want to bring your own. 

If you have questions, call Sam.  If you need service hours for rank advancement, download the form so Sam can sign it for you.