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September 2012

September 3 – No Meeting (Labor Day Weekend)

September 10 – Troop Leadership (PLC) Elections + Bike Trek Gear Inspection – 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM – Troop Room @ Church – Be ready to volunteer for troop leadership positions! For those going on the bike trek, please bring your bikes (fully tuned up and ready to ride), and all of your required camping gear (see your outing plan!)

September 14 – 16 Outing – Bike Trek – Trail Creek – Meet at Jordan House 4:15 PM on September 14 – we will leave PROMPTLY at 4:30 PM so we can arrive before dark – the days are getting shorter! Download the Outing Plan! | Sign Up Here

September 17 – BOR/Committee (Committee Meeting: Fall Fundraising) – 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM – United Methodist Church

September 24 – PLC Meeting (NEW PLC) – CANCELLED – Will be rescheduled for early October?

September 27 – Troop Popcorn Training – United Methodist Church Troop Room – 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

September 29 – Popcorn Sales Start – Troop Popcorn “Saturday” Blitz – Meet at the church @ 9:30 AM – Full Uniform!

September 30 – Troop Popcorn “Sunday Afternoon” Blitz – Meet at the church @ 1:30 PM – Full Uniform!

August 2012

August 6 – Troop Meeting – Backpacking Trek Gear Inspection – Jordan House – 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM – bring a sack dinner if needed

August 6 – Troop Meeting – At Lindley Park – For all Scouts not participating in the Spanish Peaks Outing – 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM – See Mr. Wynn’s Email for what to bring

August 8-11 – Backpacking Trek – Spanish Peaks Wilderness – Meet at Jordan House @ 7:00 AM on August 8; Return late (by 10PM August 11)

August 13 – 6:30 PM – Troop 676 Fishing Derby – Prizes! East Gallatin Recreation Area

August 20 – Committee Meeting – 6:30 PM Troop Room @ UMC

August 27 – Biking Practice – Gallatin Valley BMX Track – 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM – bring your bikes, and helmets!

August 28 (Tuesday) – PLC – 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM – at the Jordan’s House – Bring $3 for pizza.

July 2012

July 2 – Troop
 Meeting – Bozeman Ponds, 6:30 to 8:30 PM

July 7-14 – Summer Camp Trip, Cody Wyoming (Camp Buffalo Bill)

  • Meet at Pierry @ 7:30 AM July 7

July 16 – Parent Meeting – 6:30 to 8:30 PM, Troop Room

July 23 – Patrol Hikes – call your Patrol Leader for details.

July 30-31 – CLICK HERE TO REGISTERAdvanced Outdoor Leadership Skills Course – Meet at Mr. Jordan’s house at 10AM, then we’ll travel to a trailhead in our local mountains for an overnight hike (distance one way about 6 miles). All Scouts will trek and camp in “buddy pairs” (with adult supervision for safety). Previous backpacking experience is not required, but physical fitness is – we’ll be hiking up to 6 miles one way with an elevation gain of up to 2,000 feet. This is an advanced skills course, with a focus on wilderness self-management, navigation, backcountry meal preparation and cooking, and wilderness first aid.

June 2012

June 4 – Troop
 Meeting – You will be meeting at different locations and different times depending on whether you are going on the Canoe Trek:

  • CANOE TREK PARTICIPANTS: only: Outdoor Swim Test & Canoeing Safety Training (Mandatory for all canoe trek participants) – Please meet at the EAST GALLATIN RECREATION AREA 6:15 PM to 8:30 PM – bring a swimsuit, towel, LONG UNDERWEAR TOP (or Swim Shirt) & FLEECE jacket (one that you can get wet), Class III PFD, rain jacket, warm hat, another warm insulating layer (warm jacket that will stay dry), plus a complete change of dry clothing (extra socks, pants, and shirt).
  • REST OF TROOP: If you are not going on the Canoe Trek – Please meet at The Ridge 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM – Mandatory Swim Test for Summer Camp – if you cannot make this meeting then you will be classified as a non swimmer for summer camp swimming/lake activities (there will be no swim tests at camp).

June 8 – 10 OA Ordeal #1 – K Bar M

June 11 –

  • CANOE TREK PARTICIPANTS: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM – Troop Room – Canoe Trek Gear Inspection – mandatory for all canoe trek participants
  • REST OF TROOP: 6:30 PM to 8:15 PM – Rose Park Disc Golf Course (map here) – bring a Frisbee or “disc golf” disc and dress for the weather.

June 15-17 – OA Ordeal #2 – Melita Island

June 18 – No Meeting

June 20-23 Outing – Trek – Canoe Trek – Gates of the Mountains – meet at Pierry Manufacturing at 7:45 AM on June 20 | Download Outing Plan & Gear List Here (PDF)

June 24 – 30 Takachsin

June 25 – Parent Meeting – Troop Room – 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

May 2012

May 7 – 6:30 to 8:30 PM – Service Project at East Gallatin Recreation Area

May 14 – Patrol Outings – Ask your Patrol Leader for details

May 21 – 6:30 to 8:30 PM – Court of Honor -Details to follow

May 29 – 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM – Patrol Leaders’ Council Meeting @ Jordan House (Note: This is a Tuesday due to Memorial Day Weekend)

April 2012

April 2 – 6:30 to 8:30 PM – Troop Meeting – Troop Room @ United Methodist Church – Engineering Merit Badge.

April 9 – 6:00 to 7:15 PM – Patrol Leaders Council Meeting (Chase, Taylor, Walker, Aiden, Camron, Marco) – Troop Room
7:30 to 8:30 PM – Troop Meeting – Troop Room @ United Methodist Church – Order of the Arrow Elections

April 13-15 – Spring Leadership Camp – (Friday Night – PLC only; Saturday night – whole troop) – SIGNUP HERE by April 1 | Download Outing Plan, Food Info, Gear List Here

April 16 – 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM – Boards of Review – Troop Room @ United Methodist Church.

April 16 – 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM – Parent Meeting – Troop Room @ United Methodist Church – Summer activity information – canoe trek, summer camp, and backpacking trek.

April 23 – 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM – Patrol Leaders’ Council Meeting @ Jordan House – Spring Court of Honor & Canoe Trek Planning

April 27-29 – Spring Camporee – Wilsall, MT. Download Outing Plan Here (PDF)

April 30 – No meeting.

March 2012

March 3 – Merit Badge Fair – see your email for info.

March 5, 6:30 – 8:30 PM – Troop Meeting – Troop Room @ Church; Porcupine Outing Signups Due! Build-Your-Own-Pulk Project signups due! Also: Backcountry cooking (cooking merit badge). ALSO: PLC ELECTION INFORMATION FOR THE NEXT TERM!

March 12 – No meeting (Spring Break)

March 19, 6:00  – 9:00 PM – Troop Meeting – Pierry Manufacturing (Mr. Wynn’s Work) – Build Your Own Snow Pulk! (NOTE START AND END TIME CHANGES) – Click here to order your PULK KIT! by March 5!

March 23-25 – Snow Trek to Porcupine Cabin Click here to download the OUTING PLAN and Click here to SIGN UP Before March 5.

March 26, 5:30 – 8:30 – PLC @ Jordan House – for both OUTGOING and INCOMING PLC members!

February 2012

February 4 – Scouting for Food Service Project (Scouts & Adults Needed – Location and Time TBD, contact Mike Giroux to Sign Up)

February 6, 6:30  – 8:30 PM – Troop Meeting – Mill Creek Outing Signups Due! Also: Firebuilding Competition, One-Pot Winter Cooking, and Snow Shelter Building Movies!

February 12 – Scout Sunday @ United Methodist Church (Scouts & Adults Needed – contact Chris Cichon to sign up)

February 13, 5:00 – 8:30 PM  – Troop Meeting – Winter Shelters (Pyramid Tents, Snow Trenches, and Igloos) – Location TBD (Outside – Dress Warm!)

February 20, 6:30 – 8:30 PM – No Meeting

February 24-26 – Snow Camping at Mill Creek Click here to download the OUTING PLAN and Click here to SIGN UP Before February 6.

February 27, 5:30 – 8:30 – PLC @ Jordan House.  Please bring $4 for pizza.

January 2012

January 2, 6:30  – 8:30 PM – Troop Meeting – Winter Camporee Signups! Also: planning & training – cold weather camping training & camporee gear list distribution.

January 9, 6:30 – 8:30 PM  – Troop & Patrol Meetings – More winter camping training & final planning sessions for Winter Camporee!

January 16, 6:30 – 8:30 PM – BOR/Committee Meeting (No Troop Meeting) Parents please attend to approve Calendar & 2012 Budget!

  • Are you ready for a rank advancement? Board of Reviews tonight! See here for more details.
  • Please schedule an appointment in advance with our Advancement Chair, Mr. Kuntz.
  • Committee Meeting – 6:30 PM

January 20 – 22 Winter Camporee at Battle Ridge Campground in the Bridger Mountains. Click here to download the OUTING PLAN.

January 23, 5:30 – 8:30 – PLC @ Jordan House.  Please bring $3 for pizza and RSVP to Mr. Jordan by 3:00 PM if you are coming, so we have enough food!

January 30 – Patrol Meetings – Firebuilding Practice – Contact your patrol leaders for time & location)

December 2011

December 2 (Friday) – Tree Sales – 4 PM – 11 PM

December 3 (Saturday) – Tree Sales – 7 AM – 10 PM

December 4 (Sunday) – Tree Sales – 9 AM – 9 PM

December 5, 6:00 – 8:30 PM – Troop Meeting – NOTE START TIME CHANGE!

December 9 (Friday) – Tree Sales – 4 PM – 11 PM

December 10 (Saturday) – Tree Sales – 7 AM – 10 PM

December 11 (Sunday) – Tree Sales – 9 AM – 9 PM

December 12, 6:30 – 8:30 PM – Patrol Meetings | DOWNLOAD INFO HERE!

  • Wolverines – dropoff at Full Circle Racing, pickup at Fuddruckers
  • Ticks – dropoff at Starbucks, pickup at Full Circle Racing
  • Grizzlies – dropoff at Starbucks, pickup at MSU Student Union Building

December 16, (Friday) – Tree Sales – 4 PM – 11 PM

December 17, (Saturday) – Tree Sales – 7 AM – 10 PM

December 18, (Sunday) – Tree Sales – 9 AM – 9 PM

December 19, 6:30 – 8:30 PM – Court of Honor

December 26 – NO MEETING!

December 30  – Troop SKI Day – Bridger Bowl – DOWNLOAD OUTING INFO HERE