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Activities at a Glance

The scout-led Saint Joseph Troop 746 planned the following trips to take place later in 2017. When the exact dates are finalized you will see them here first.

10 - 11 June 2017 – Volunteer Service – MD Special Olympics

25 June - 1 July 2017 – Local Summer Camp – Hidden Valley Scout Reservation, PA

15 - 29 July 2017 – Long Range Trip – Touring New England & Summer Camp in New Hampshire

4 - 6 August 2017 – Camp Ed – Cambridge,MD

TBD September 2017 – Antietam National Battlefield (Tentative)

20 - 22 October 2017 – Webelos Camporee – Camp Spencer

4 November 2017 – Day Trip – Baltimore Area Council Orienteering Day

The full troop calendar can be found here. The iCal version for Outlook and other calendar applications is here

BSA Rank Requirement Changes

Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has changed the requirements for rank advancements. These changes are official as of January 1, 2016. Some scouts did have a window to follow the old requirements, however as of January 1, 2017 ALL SCOUTS, regardless of rank MUST follow the rank requirements as printed here or in the current year's handbook.

Scout News

2016 - 2017 Troop 746 Fruit Sale Fundraiser Dates

Febuary

Orders are due by Friday Feb 3, 2017

Delivery is Friday Feb 10, 2017 - Scouts should be there by 6 pm, Class B

Customer pick-up is Saturday Feb 11, 2017 from 7:30am to 12:00am - Scouts should be there by 7:00am, Class A

Fruit will be sold after Mass on Sat Feb 11 at 4:30pm, and on Sun Jan 12 at 7:00am, 8:30am, 10:30am, and 12:30pm.

 

Troop 746 Turned 60 In 2012

A couple of years ago Troop 746 celebrated its 60th anniversary. Colin, one of our scouts designed the Anniversary patch. If you would like to see a short blurb about the activities of the weekend visit this page. Thanks to everyone who helped out and also to everyone who attended. We hope you had fun, we did. Here is a link to the video on You Tube that was professionally produced by George Stover of Adventure Productions. If you would like to have a copy of the video, here is a link from our website. Use Windows Media Player to play the video if using the link from this site.

60th Anniversary Patch
Scout Corner

This Friday (26 May) there is no meeting due to Memorial Day weekend. Parish Clean up on Saturday (27 May) at 9.30 AM. Next meeting is on Friday (2 June) with PLC beforehand at 6.30 PM.


Photos from our recent trips are posted. You can find them in the left side navigation under link Photos of Trips - Events. As usual, click on the thumbnail and a higher resolution photo should pop up. Hope you enjoy viewing the photos from our trips!

If a Scout is going on one of our trips, it is imperative that an up-to-date Boy Scout Medical Form be completed and on file. The lastest BSA page with all the medical forms can be found here. Chris Shoul manages these forms for Troop 746.


Troop Committee

The next committee is Wednesday June 14 at 7pm. All Scout parents are invited to attend the Troop committee meeting. If there are any issues that need to be addressed please contact Mr. Chris by Email.
 
Chris Sklar, Committee Chair

Next Event

The next event is the Parish Clean up on Saturday May 27th.Swim test is on Friday June 9th( permission forms out shortly).On Sat./Sun 11-12 June the troop will be doing the Special Olympics service project.

Inclement Weather Policy - According to Troop 746 guidelines, if the weather forces a cancellation of school activities, then all Scout activities will also be cancelled.


Troop Uniform Policy - Class A Uniform (including neckerchief) should be worn at all times except for service projects or when otherwise noted. The neckerchief may be omitted during the summer months between Memorial Day and Labor Day.


Troop Travel Policy - The Troop now has an official policy of traveling in Class A uniform. The troop leadership also decided that the neckerchief is part of the Class A uniform and as such should be worn to be in full uniform.

Saint Joseph Fullerton Boy Scout Troop 746

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