Archive for March 2021

Hiking Merit Badge 15-mile Hike – Saturday, April 10th

Our penultimate hike in the Hiking merit badge series, and longest one so far, will be a 15-mile Hike, on Saturday, April 10th. This is a great opportunity to test your hiking skills in preparation for our 20-mile hike in May. Please sign-up on TroopWebHost if you […]

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Scouting for Food Thank You!

Thank you to all scout families for a fantastic response to the Scouting for Food service project this year! Household items and groceries filled an entire minivan and were delivered to the Strongsville Food Bank on Friday morning. Four families selected by the Food Bank each received […]

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Upcoming Eagle Courts of Honor

We are excited to announce that we will be holding two Eagle Courts of Honor for 7 of our 8 new Eagle Scouts. The dates are Saturday, May 8 and Saturday, June 5. Both will start at 2pm EDT and be held at the outdoor pavilion at […]

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Merit Badge Virtual Resources

In the spirit of “every cloud has a silver lining,” Mrs. Miley has pointed out that the pandemic has created some opportunities for Scouts to learn skills for advancements online, or to pursue merit badges virtually. Please remember that your Scout should have a current CyberChip certification […]

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Advancement Night – Tuesday, March 16th

Thank you to everyone who attended our Star Wars Camp this past weekend! We hope you had a fun time! This Tuesday will be an Advancement Night from 7:00-8:30 PM, at St. John Neumann. You do not need to wear your Class A uniform for this meeting, but […]

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Treasurer available to collect checks this Tuesday

Susan Kaufhold, one of Troop 701’s treasurers, will be available to accept deposits for Scout Accounts this Tuesday, March 16. Please bring your check at drop-off, along with your Scout’s COVID screening form.

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Hiking Merit Badge 10-mile Hike – Sunday, March 21st

The next hike for the Hiking merit badge series is scheduled for Sunday, March 21st. This hike will take us to the Virginia Kendall area of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Our route by Kendall Lake will take us along wooded and hilly terrain, through a tunnel, and […]

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Please let us know your Summer Camp Plans!

As we previously announced, Troop 701 will be attending summer camp at Beaumont Scout Reservation this year, from July 18-23. The total cost of summer camp will be $370. The payments for Beaumont work a little differently than the payment schedule for Heritage Scout Reservation, and so […]

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Upcoming Hiking Merit Badge Hikes

For those Scouts participating in the Hiking merit badge, or going on this year’s Philmont High Adventure trip, here are the dates for the upcoming 15 and 20 mile hikes: Saturday, April 10th: 15-mile hike Saturday, May 15th: 20-mile hike We are still finalizing the location for […]

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