Troop News – 11/02/15

11/4  PLC and Committee Meeting

  • PLC 6:30
  • Committee 7:30 – all parents are encouraged to attend

10/31 – 11/7   Scouting For Food Campaign

  • If you have not already done so, please distribute door hanger to neighbors, family and friends.
  • Pickup will be this Saturday.
  • All food that has been collected should be taken directly to the Franklin Food Pantry.

11/6  The Walker Family Pasta Dinner Fundraiser        12143272_10205636941778123_3942737714758410180_n

6:30 – 10:30pm  Franklin Elks 1077 Pond St

  • John Walker, a past leader in Pack 126, recently passed away. He is survived by his wife Ellen and two children. There is a pasta fund raiser to help the Walkers with expenses until John’s estate is settled.
  • Dinner served 6:30-8:30 pm followed by entertainment and a photo booth.
  • Tickets:  Adult – $15   Children 12 & under – $12.
  • Questions? Sandy Brown:, Teresa Fernald:
  • Pre purchasing tickets with free delivery is available and encouraged.

11/20 – 11/22  Hiking, Split Rock and Wapack Trail  Hiking Wapack Trail, Split rock-11-20-15.doc

  • Form due 10/21, payment by 11/18.  Cost is $20

No Troop Meetings Reminders

  • 11/11 Veteran’s Day
  • 11/25 Thanksgiving

11/28  Eagle COH @ Franklin United Methodist Church, on East Central Street Franklin 4pm

  • Honoring Andy Pritchard, Michael Parella, Riley and Austin Conatser
  • If your scout can not attend, please notify Marty Ryan at
  • Scouts arrive @ 3:00pm in Class A uniforms with bolos & sashes to rehearse for the ceremony.
  • Troop families are asked to help with the reception immediately following – we are anticipating a number of guest and your help is very appreciated.  Families with last name from:
    • A-K please bring beverages (small bottles of water, juice, soda, etc)
    • L-Z please bring a dessert

12/1 Youth Protection Training (YPT) Update

  • If you are a registered adult and your YPT will expire BEFORE 12/31/16, the council is requiring you to retake YPT to bring it more current.
  • This is required before the troop recharters in mid December.   Please have your YPT done by 12/1.

12/19  Rock Climbing – Details coming soon…


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