Archive for the Message of the Week Category

Weekly Troop Meeting – Tuesday, June 18th

This Tuesday we will be back at Bonnie Park for a regular Troop meeting. Please wear your Class B uniform. We will also be having a Troop Committee Meeting during the troop meeting, so any parents who would like to learn more about what’s going on with […]

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Advancement Night – Tuesday, June 11th

Thank you to everyone who joined us on our trip to Niagara Falls and Buffalo Naval Park this past weekend. We hope you had a fun time! We will be having an Advancement Night & PLC meeting this Tuesday evening from 7:00-8:30 PM at Bonnie Park in […]

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It is almost time for the Troop 701 Family Picnic!

This is one of our last gatherings before the Scouts leave for summer camp, and it is an important opportunity to complete last minute preparations for the big week. Troop t-shirts will be on sale, and it will be the final opportunity to turn in updated medical […]

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Summer Camp Merit Badge Pre-requisites

Last week, we sent out an email via TroopWebHost which contained a report showing each Scout’s merit badge schedule for Summer Camp, as well as which badges had requirements that needed to be completed before camp. The best plan is to complete all of those requirements listed […]

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Medical Form Updates

Please make sure that you have checked the expiration date of your Scout’s medical form on TroopWebHost. All expiration dates in TroopWebHost now reflect the medical forms that have been submitted to the troop. In addition, emails were recently sent out by our Health & Safety Officer, […]

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Class A Uniforms for Summer Camp

As we look forward to Summer Camp next month, all of our Scouts are reminded that you must have a complete Class A uniform in order to attend. This is the tan Class A uniform shirt and official BSA olive green shorts or pants. Look-alikes are not […]

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Summer Meetings and Activities Schedule

With the school year wrapping up for our Scouts, we wanted to share our current activity schedule for the summer months. Please note that some of these locations may change, although we will certainly try our best to stick to this plan: -Tuesday, June 4th: Regular Troop […]

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Happy Holidays! – Next Troop Meeting January 9th

Since the schools are closed for Winter Break, there will not be a troop meeting this Tuesday, or next Tuesday, Jan. 2nd. Our next weekly troop meeting will be on Tuesday, January 9th. We will continue to send out the Message of the Week during the break, […]

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Southwest Hospice Light the Night Take-down – Saturday, Jan. 6th

Please join us to help Southwest Hospice take down their annual luminary display on Saturday, January 6th, at 10 am. The hospice staff needs us to remove the candles and luminary bags from the hospice grounds, and clean and flatten the memorial luminary bags. The bags are […]

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2024 Campership Applications Now Open

Troop 701 has a campership fund available for scouts who would be unable to participate in the unit’s outdoor program without financial assistance. A limited amount of funds are available each year to assist scouts in attending monthly camping and/or summer camp. The application can be accessed […]

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