Weekly Post, March 13, 2011

Post date: Mar 14, 2011 12:37:33 AM



Thanks to EVERYONE who made our New Scout and Parent Orientation this Saturday wonderful. It is encouraging to see such good attendance. I hope it was useful for all. I particularly want again to thank Mr. Summar for spending Friday night, Mr. Daub for supervising KP, and our Scout volunteers:

· Andy W. (SPL)

· Devon

· Andrew M.

· Keenan

· Patrick

· Dylan

· Ryan J.

· Luke

· Ryan H.

· Eric

· Alexander

· Ian

You guys rock.

Patrol Assignments. After the orientation, we have completed the patrol assignments. Please take a look here and let me know what if any changes need to be made.

Congratulations again to our Outstanding Scouters

who attended the recent Timberline District awards dinner. Thanks again, Ginny and Sean Riley and Cary Hoffman (pictured) and Bart Sperry (not pictured). Don’t they look really happy?

Spring Break Trip to Mesa Verde and Moab, Mar 26 – 31 2011 was CANCELLED. Have a great Spring Break.

Election results. I will post the updated elections list on the website tonight.

Quinzee collapse. For giggle, see the attached Quinzee collapse from last weekend.


March Service Patrol – Stealth. Please show up 20 minutes early and plan on staying 20 minutes after the meeting to help set up and break down. You are also in charge of flags.

March 14, 2011. 6:30 - 8, ELC. Patrol Leaders Council (PLC). This is the monthly meeting of the council to plan out upcoming activities. This PLC is for both outgoing AND incoming position holders. Attendance is required for the Senior Patrol Leader, Assistant Senior Patrol Leaders, the Patrol Leaders (or assistant Patrol Leaders), Scribe, and Webmaster.

March 16, 2011. Pack 400 Crossover ceremony / Blue and Gold Banquet. 6:30pm – 9:00pm. Mountain High Christian Center (the church across 285 from Intercanyon Fire Station) 8444 US Hwy 285 Morrison, CO 80465 Contact Info: Paul Martin paul.martin@ontargetjobs.com. Please let Mr. Wickham know if you can make it. I will expect everyone who came from these packs and den chiefs to attend.

March 19, 2011. 6 – 9 PM ELC. Junior Leadership Training. Lower Fellowship Hall, ELC. THIS IS A DIFFERENT TIME THAN USUAL!! Required for all outgoing and incoming position holders. Outgoing train incoming position holders. Class A's please. Results are posted to the secure website here.

March 21, 2011. 6:30 – 8:30, ELC, Troop Meeting. Advancement night.

March 28, 2011. 6:30 – 8:30, ELC, No Troop Meeting – Spring Break

April 4, 2011. 6:30 – 8:30, ELC, Troop Meeting. Hobby Night. Bring your hobby!

April 9, 2011 Merit Badge College. Pioneer Trails District. Highland Ranch. You must pre-register. Registration will be online only at www.pioneertrails.org. You will not be allowed to register without payment. Walk-ins will not be accepted. See the website calendar for details and on the Council website. http://www.denverboyscouts.org/registration/calendardetail.asp?ActivityKey=822060

April 16, 2011 Scout Show. Please sign up to man our booth!

Matt Wickham

Scoutmaster, Troop 737 - The Mountain Troop

(720) 318 2219