Archive for December 2017

Polar Bear Parent Meeting This Tuesday

There will be an important Polar Bear Parent meeting this Tuesday during our regular Troop Meeting.  The meeting will start shortly after 7PM and it will cover everything you and your scout need to know to make our upcoming Polar Bear Camp a success. We ask that […]

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CoH Congrats and Scout Prayer

Congratulations from the leaders of Troop 701 on the awards received last week at the Winter Troop Court of Honor! Great job Scouts!!! For those that didn’t make it to the troop Court of Honor and with the upcoming holiday, I would like to share a Scouts […]

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Light The Night Thank You

Thank you to the scouts and adults who attended the Light the Night Service Project at Southwest Hospice on Friday! Please remember to sign up on TroopWebHost for the volunteer opportunity on Tuesday, January 2, from 10am-noon. Southwest Hospice again needs our help as they take down […]

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Heads Up – Polar Bear Is Near

Saturday January 13th is Polar Bear! For polar bear scouts will build a shelter and sleep in it for the night.  To give scouts and parents a heads up, please keep in mind that scouts need the following gear and supplies. Warm winter sleeping bag and/or extra […]

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George K. Is Eagle Scout

CONGRATULATIONS!!! to George K. who successfully passed his Eagle rank board of review last Thursday evening. George is the troop’s 135th Eagle Scout. George is giving back to Scouting this year as a Junior Assistant Scoutmaster with our troop. Tomorrow is the Troop’s Winter Court of Honor […]

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Light the Night Sign-Up

Please remember to sign up for one or both days of the Southwest Hospice Light the Night service project. Our troop will help light the luminaries this Friday. Please arrive at 5:30. After the candles are placed, scouts will be invited to participate in a brief dedication […]

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Save the Dates!

Saturday, March 10 – Applebee’s pancake breakfast fundraiser for the summer camp bus Sunday, April 22 – Eagle Court of Honor

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Next Troop Committee Meeting in January

The Troop Committee will not meet in December. See you in January! Happy Holidays!

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Holiday Gift Drive Signup Form

This holiday season, Troop 701 once again is collecting gifts for Ohio Guidestone, which serves 23,000 families annually, 90% of whom live below the poverty line. Items must be brand new and in the original packaging or with tags. Do not wrap the gifts. Bring your gifts to the following troop meetings: Dec. 5 […]

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Christmas Camp is Here – Important Camp Prep Info

The Troop 701 Annual Christmas Camp is this upcoming weekend, December 8-10! The cost for camp is $25, and sign-ups are due on Troopwebhost by Tuesday. With all of the fun activities that the PLC has planned (including swimming in an indoor pool!), it is VERY IMPORTANT […]

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