2014 Calendar

Outing Plans 2014

  • Jan 17-19 – Winter Camporee – Battle Ridge
  • Feb 7-9 – Showdown Skiing
  • Feb/Mar – Ice Fishing, Snow Skills, Hyalite
  • Mar – Hyalite Winter/Spring Skills (cancelled)
  • Apr – Fishing Madison or Gallatin River
  • May – Gold Panning – Pony, MT
  • Jun 19-22 – Montana Council Camporee
  • Jul 6-12 – Camp Grizzly (Potlatch, ID)
  • July or Aug – High Adventure Raft Trip + Younger Scout Raft Trip (two separate crews)
  • Sep – Fall Camporee (if Spring Camporee is cancelled) or Emerald Lake Hike
  • Oct – Fall Court of Honor
  • Nov – Annual Planning Outing

2014 Detailed

February

  • 1 – Scouting for Food (Service Project)
  • 3 – Troop Meeting – Cub Scout Pack 676 visit
  • 1-8 – Scout Week (Scout Window @ The Artshoppe at 23 S. Willson)
  • 10 – NO SCOUT MEETING
  • 17 – Troop Meeting, 6:30PM @ the Troop Room – Cub Scout Pack 670 visit – Full Class A dress!!
  • 24 – OA Elections, Troop Room, 6:30PM – Full Class A dress!! – OA members please wear your OA sashes.

March

  • 1 – District Merit Badge Fair (Livingston) – cancelled due to weather
  • 1 – Museum of the Rockies Scout Day
  • 10 – No Troop Meeting – Spring Break
  • 17 – PLC Planning Session & Parent Meeting
  • 24 – Troop Meeting – PLC Elections
  • 29 – Garagarama – Gallatin County Fairgrounds (POC is Deona Fink)
  • 29 – Merit Badge University at Carroll College in Helena (Troops are invited to stay Friday 3/28.  POC is Mr. Wynn)
  • 29-30 – OA Spring Training in Helena (POC is Mr. Wynn)
  • 31 – Troop Meeting

April

  • 7 – Troop Meeting
  • 14 – Patrol Meetings
  • 21 – Spring Court of Honor (POC is Mr. Sehy.  Finish out your blue cards and get them to Mr. Sehy or Mr. Wynn by 4/10/14).
  • 28 – No Troop Meeting

May

  • 5 – Troop Meeting / Firehouse #1 field trip
  • 12 – PLC Meeting
  • 17 – Spring Camporee – OA Callout
  • 19 – Troop Meeting – Gold Panning Prep
  • 24-45 – Gold Panning – Pony, MT
  • 26 – No Troop Meeting

June

  • 6-8 – OA Ordeal Weekend #1
  • 13-15 – OA Ordeal Weekend #2
  • 19-22 – Montana Council State Camporee – Townsend, MT Fairgrounds (activities, music, merit badges and fireworks)
  • 19-22 – NYLT Staff Week
  • 22-28 – NYLT

July

  • 6-12 – Summer Camp – Camp Grizzly in Harvard, Idaho on the Palouse River (POC is Mr. Wynn.  Get your response to him by 3/10/14.  Discounts if registration completed by 3/31/14.).
  • 28 – Whitewater Float Trip, Yellowstone River – Eagle Scout Jourdon Gudatis, River Guide, leading event.

August

  • 2 – Wind Drinkers Stampede (Service Project – August 2nd 6:30AM.  This will last 1-2 hours.  Meet on Highland Blvd at top of hill by bench where trail from Pete’s Hill/Burke Park meets the paved Highland Trail bike path.  Uniform is Class A’s.  Luke McLean is the POC)

September

  • 8 – Troop Elections
  • 15 – Flag Retirement Ceremony Practice
  • 19-21 – Fall Camporee
  • 22 – Flag Retirement Ceremony – Adults you will want to plan to join us for this.
  • 26-28 – OA Fall Fellowship for OA Scouts at K-M
  • 27 – Popcorn Sales Begin
  • 29 – PLC Meeting – Maxie Cabin Service Project
  • 29 – BLUE CARDS AND RANK ADVANCEMENT DEADLINE FOR COH

October

  • 6 – Annual Planning – Brainstorming
  • 19 – Popcorn Sales End
  • 21 – Popcorn Orders Due
  • 27 – Fall Court of Honor – 6:30 PM – Bozeman United Methodist Church

November

  • 6-7 – Popcorn Delivery
  • 7-9 – Fall Planning Outing – Cold Creek Cabin – Ennis, MT
  • 10 – Parent Meeting – 6:30 PM – Bozeman United Methodist Church
  • 17 – Patrol Outings
  • 19-21 – Christmas trees arrive on one of these days.  TBD.  Will need lots of help to unload
  • 22 – Organize Christmas trees in preparation for sale start on 11/28
  • 24 – Tree Lot Setup / Training – Meet at Tree Lot 6:30PM
  • 25 – Popcorn Payments Due
  • 28 – Christmas tree sales begin – Tree lot next to Johnny Carinos

December

  • Throughout December Tree sales on Fri, Sat and Sun through 12/21/14
  • 1 – PLC Meeting
  • 8 – Christmas Caroling
  • 14 – Karl Spoerl’s Eagle Scout Court of Honor, 6PM – Congregational Church
  • 15 – Webelos Ornament Decorating
  • 22 – Troop 676 Christmas Party – BUMC Church Basement
  • 29 – NO TROOP MEETING