Message of the Week

Advancement Night and TIP Kickoff – Tuesday, February 21st

Great job by everyone who joined us at our Ice Age Camp this past weekend! Participating in a winter camping experience like that is pretty unique, and all of you should be proud of what you accomplished! We will be having an Advancement Night and PLC meeting […]

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URGENT – Chili Open Volunteer Help Needed!

Our Chartered Organization, the Rotary Club Foundation of Strongsville, sponsors the Chili Open Golf Classic at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea each year in February. This is their biggest fundraiser of the year, and impacts all of the Rotary Club’s community service and sponsorship (including our […]

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New Parent Meetings

A warm welcome to all parents of our new Scouts! We will meet this Tuesday (2/21) and next Tuesday (2/28) during your son’s first two meetings with the troop at the Strongsville High School Media Center. This week, we will discuss troop communications, what you can expect […]

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Troop Introduction Program and Schedule

The Troop Introduction Program (TIP) is a course developed by Troop 701 to help new scouts learn about and adjust to the Scouts BSA program. There are a number of major differences between Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA that take time adapting to, and are easier to […]

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10-mile Hike – Sunday, Feb. 26th

There is a 10-mile hike scheduled for Sunday, February 26th. This hike will take us to Medina County, near Chippewa Lake. We will be hiking the Chippewa Inlet Trail, trails in Buckeye Woods Park, along with the wooded trails in the nearby Schleman Nature Preserve. The Inlet […]

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Father & Son Camp – March 10th-12th

Fresh off of this past weekend’s Ice Age Camp, we are already gearing up for our next camp, which is Father & Son Camp, scheduled for the weekend of March 10-12. We will be sharing more details about camp next week, but we are asking everyone to […]

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Duty to God Award

During the upcoming season of Lent, there is an opportunity for Scouts to earn a Duty to God award. The season of Lent is a special time in Christian faiths. To promote the timeless ideal of Reverence and encourage community service and church attendance, the Duty To […]

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Order of the Arrow Spring Induction – Avengers weekend

Congratulations to the nine guys elected to Scouting’s National Honor Society, the Order of the Arrow, earlier this month. Registration is now open to complete the induction. Scouts who were inducted last year are all eligible to take the next step by going for the Brotherhood Honor. And […]

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Ice Age Camp – Feb. 18-19

Our next camp will be Ice Age Camp, scheduled for February 18-19. It is a 24 hour, one-night, outdoor winter camping experience, where scouts build shelters as a patrol, and spend the night in them. Each scout is also responsible for bringing their own food and water/drinks […]

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Order of the Arrow election and other Lodge Info

Chippewa Chapter Chief Zac DeVor will be at our troop meeting this Tuesday to conduct an election for our troop. All current OA members should wear their sash and be prepared to offer a positive comment or two about why you enjoy the OA. Curling spaces available […]

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