1/7/18 Weekly Email

1/7/18 Weekly Email

Troop 90,

Greetings.

Troop Highlights:

*We will resume Troop meetings on Tuesday, January 9, 2018.

*Recharter payments are now past due. Please see Nora Taylor, Treasurer, at tomorrow’s Troop meeting in order to not be dropped from the Troop roster.

*ILST for the new slate of Troop
Leadership will be Sunday, January 14, 2018, in Room 206 at the APLC starting at 2:00 pm. A separate email will be sent regarding this training.

*The January 19-21 campout location has changed to Garner State Park. Signups and payments will continue at the next Troop meetings.

*The Troop Silent Auction will be held April 14, 2018.

Please contact Anne Shanks (shanksaw@yahoo.com) or Michelle Barnes (dmbarnes9@att.net) if you would like to help with the silent auction as they are currently looking for volunteers and donations.

The next Silent Auction Committee Meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 23, 2018.

*Summer Camp 2018 has been confirmed and is scheduled. We will be going to at Kerr Scout Ranch at Slippery Falls in Tishomingo, Oklahoma.

Link: https://www.slipperyfalls.com/

Travel Dates for summer camp will be Saturday June 30, 2018 - Saturday July 7, 2018.

The ASM’s for summer camp are Cary Elgin and Kyla Taylor.

The Troop will be taking a chartered bus to summer camp this year. A payment plan will be disseminated soon.

Upcoming Events:

2018

January

8, Eagle Board of Reviews, Coker United Methodist Church, 6:30 pm

9, Troop Meeting, APLC, 7:15, Class A
Duty Patrol: Black Mambas

*Committee Meeting

12-14, Beast Feast - Sponsored by AAC Shooting Sports Committee

Link: http://www.alamoareabsa.org/Event.aspx?id=7393

13, Philmont Hike, Eisenhower Park, 9:00 am.

14, ILST for Spring Term, APLC - Room 206, 2:00 pm-5:00 pm (approx.).

15, SMC Meeting, APLC Scout Hut, 7:00. Bob Morse will bring provisions.

16, Troop Meeting, APLC, 7:15, Class A
Duty Patrol: Frontiersman

*Board of Reviews (Troop Commitee)

*Menu Planning & Campout Preparation

19-21, Garner State Park, Wilderness Survival. Brian Flournoy and Wayne Shanks are the ASM’s for this campout.

Garner State Park Link: https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/garner/

23, Troop Meeting, APLC, 7:15, Class A
Duty Patrol: Beavers

*PLC Meeting (SPL, ASPL, Scribe, Troop Guides, Patrol Leaders)

*Silent Auction Committee Meeting

26, Diamondback District Awards and Recognition Dinner, LDS Church, 645 Knights Cross Drive, 6:30-8:30 pm

All 2017 Eagle Scouts in the District will be recognized.

Please register below.

Link: http://www.alamoareabsa.org/Event.aspx?id=7992

30, Troop Meeting, APLC, 7:15, Class A
Duty Patrol: Badgers

*Campout Prep (menu planning & load trailer)

February

1, Diamondback District Roundtable, LDS Church (17151 Jones Maltsberger), 7:00.

2-4, Lost Pines, Citizenship in the Nation, Report to State and Boy Scout Parade in Austin. Will Crisp and Jerry Morales are the POC’s for this campout.

Lost Pines Link: http://www.bsacac.org/camping/our_camps/lost_pines

RTS Link: http://www.bsacac.org/activities/report_to_state

5, SMC Meeting, APLC Scout Hut, 7:00, TBD will bring provisions.

6, Troop Meeting, APLC, 7:15, Class A,
Duty Patrol: Flaming Arrows

*Silent Auction Committee Meeting

12, Eagle Board of Reviews, Coker United Methodist Church, 6:30 pm

13, Troop Meeting, APLC, 7:15, Class A,
Duty Patrol: Vikings

*Committee Meeting

20, Troop Meeting, APLC, 7:15, Class A,
Duty Patrol: Bobcats

*Board of Reviews (Troop Committee)

27, Troop Meeting, APLC, 7:15, Class A,
Duty Patrol: Black Mambas

*PLC Meeting (SPL, ASPL, Scribe, Troop Guides, Patrol Leaders)

*Campout prep (menus, load trailers)

March

 

April

14, Annual Troop BBQ and Silent Auction.

Contact Anne Shanks (shanksaw@yahoo.com) for the silent auction, or Erik Murray (erik@murrayad.com) for the BBQ dinner.

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2018 High Adventure & Summer Camp

Philmont (6/12/18-6/26/18)
POC: Eric Abrams

Kerr Scout Ranch at Slippery Falls Summer Camp (7/1/18-7/7/18)
POC: Cary Elgin/Kyla Taylor

Summit (7/15/18-7/21/18)
POC: Kyla Taylor

2019 High Adventure & Summer Camp

Summer Camp (Bear Creek)
POC:

Northern Tier
POC:

Sea Base
POC: Cary Elgin

Upcoming Training Events:

Link: http://www.alamoareabsa.org/training/events

Troop Contact Information:

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/groups/302911743232097/

Flickr

https://www.flickr.com/photos/986550i4@N05/albums

Troop 90 Website

www.troop90sa.net

Alamo Area Council

http://www.alamoareabsa.org/

Yours In Scouting,

 

Mark Wilder,
SM T90
(210) 215-5252 cell


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