4/28 Troop Meeting –Franklin Methodist Church 7:00 – 8:30pm Meeting will include backpacking trip preparations and demo. Games and other activities to follow.
5/5 PLC & Committee Meeting – Virtual – meeting info will be shared at a later time. PLC (6:30 – 7:30). Committee Meeting (7:30 – 8:30). All adults are encouraged to attend the committee meeting.
5/15-5/16 – Midstate Trail Hike (Note date change)
Leave Saturday am, with one night camping at Treasury Valley $15.00 Backpacking with approximately 5.5 miles in and 5 miles out. Hike to Sampson’s pebble on way to camp. The deadline for sign up is May 4; if there is not enough participation, the trip will be cancelled.
Sign up here: BSA Troop 29 Franklin MA: May 2021 Hike Midstate Trail (5/15-5/16) (signupgenius.com)
6/18-6/20 – Washburn Island Kayaking
7/18-7/24 – Camp Yawgoog- Summer Camp (Note this is a change from Camp Squanto) We would be in the Sandy Beaches camp in campsite Norman Rockwell. This is a great opportunity for older scouts to try a new camp experience as well as earn merit badges that have not been traditionally offered at Squanto. For new scouts, there is great program called New Frontier. Scouts can drop into the sessions and learn many of the skills that they will need in order to progress from Scout through First Class. Please sign up as soon as possible.