Two exciting community Scouting events during the first few weeks of school:
Labor Day Block Party – SIGN UP HERE – http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e4cada62eab9-201510
Troop 166 has been asked to sell pop at the Bexley Labor Day Event. The event runs from 3 to 7 pm on Sunday, September 6 and is held at Jeffrey Mansion. The rain date is Monday, September 7. We need boys to sell and parents to supervise. Scouts can choose to earn money for their Scout Account or to earn service hours. City of Bexley Event Information
SIGN UP HERE – http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e4cada62eab9-201510
Community Campout – SIGN UP HERE – http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e4cada62eab9-20159
On the weekend after Labor Day, is the fourth Annual Community Campout in the meadow behind Jeffrey Mansion. It is one of the Recreation Department’s most popular events. Scouts and Adults help families set up their tents and provide directions and assistance. We supervise the evening campfires and assist in serving meals. Everyone sleeps in tents overnight and we help cleanup up in the morning. We need Scouts to provide assistance and Adults to supervise. Service Hours for Scouts. City of Bexley Event Information
SIGN UP HERE – http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e4cada62eab9-20159
Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns about tthese events.
Thanks to all the adults and older Scouts who have signed up to help line up and start the parade. See you between 7:30 and 8 AM at Maryland Elementary.. Details here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e4cada62eab9-20156
Please arrive at Maryland Elementary by 9 AM. We meet under the tree near the corner of Maryland and Remington. Please wear this year’s Troop Tee Shirt (or the Philmont Crew version) is you have one.. Please wear sunscreen (we’ll be optimistic about the weather. If it rains, at least it will be warm rain.) Come prepared to walk for about 2 miles, handing out flags to the crowd. Scouts finish between 11 and noon at Bexley High School. Adults will have cell phones for Scouts to call for rides. I will have water for Scouts and adults. Signup is here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e4cada62eab9-20158
Please arrive in time for your shift (As my boss used to say, “5 minutes early is on-time.”). Please wear this year’s Troop tee shirt (or the Philmont Crew version) is you have one. If not, please wear a Boy Scout tee shirt.. Scouts:Please bring your best, most positive attitude. We will be working with the public very intensely and for the folks that you meet YOU ARE the Boys Scout of America..A few slots are still available. Signup is here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e4cada62eab9-20158
Thanks to all who signed up to provide Soda Pop for the Cookout. I believe the list is full. Soda can be dropped off today and tomorrow (July 2nd and 3rd) at my house (49 N. Merkle. Yellow house. White fence). Please place the soda just inside the back porch door on the floor. Signup/reminder list is here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e4cada62eab9-20157
Please let me know if you have questions or concerns.
Best wishes for a great July 4th, whatever you plans.
Yours in Scouting,