9/22 Troop Meeting Franklin Methodist Church 7:00 – 8:30pm Meeting held outside at church and will be used to finalize meal planning and duty rosters. Scouts will also learn how to make stretchers. There will be opportunities for rank advancement and games if times allows. Please bring a headlamp to all meetings as we will try to meet outside if possible.
9/29 Troop Meeting Franklin Methodist Church 7:00 – 8:30pm Meeting held outside at church. Meeting will include recap of Block Island trip and discussing of October trip along with some information on using GPS. The meeting will conclude with a troop Court of Honor and election for the Order of Arrow, with special guests from the Order of Arrow.
10/6 PLC & Committee Meeting – Meetings will be virtual; information forwarded at later time.
9/24 – 26 Biking on Block Island
We will be camping at Aquapaug in Rhode Island and taking the ferry to Block Island for a bicycle tour of the island. 9/24 Friday night meet at the VFW 5pm and depart 5:30 for camping at Aquapaug Scout Camp in West Kingston, RI
Saturday 9/25 we will take the 9am Ferry from Pt Judith to Block Island. Ride the bike loop around the island and have lunch at the beach. The loop is approx. 8 mile. Take the 3pm Ferry from Block Island to Pt Judith
9/26 return to Franklin approx. 10AM. If you have not already made payment of $25 to cover the cost of the Ferry, please do so before Friday. In addition, please be sure to complete permission slip and health forms (if you have not done so already). Forms are available on the website.
10/15-17 Camporee @ Camp Squanto (Note Date Change) Details to follow.
Popcorn Show and Sells
The Troop will be selling popcorn as its primary fundraiser for the year so full participation is required of all scouts. Each scout is required to sell $960 of popcorn. Show and sells average about $50 per hour per scout. Each time slot requires 1 adult to be signed up along with 2 scouts.
Sign up here to help out: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0a4aabab2ca7ff2-popcorn4