Weekly eMail Digest - 2 Feb 2015

Post date: Feb 2, 2015 10:54:34 AM

Uniform: Class A

Due: Permission slip for Camp Pouch (20-22 Feb)


-ILST Training

Game: Shoe Game

SM Minute: Mr. Zabriski

Permission slip for Camp Pouch

Originally, the due date for the permission slip was 22 Jan. That should have been 5 Feb. This is changed on the web site and the permission slip.

Len Chaney


Summer Camp Payment Schedule Posted

For your convenience, and to help Troop 122 in planning for summer camp, please use the payment plan as follows:

  • Payment #1 $125.00 due Thursday Feb. 19th
  • Payment #2 $125.00 due Thursday March 19th
  • Payment #3 $121.00 due Thursday April 16th

*Webelos payments due no later than Thursday May 14th in order to get the Early Bird rate

**If your scout will be applying money from his scout account please let Mr. Ramirez know

Please make checks payable to BSA Troop 122 and return to Mr. Ramirez by the dates indicated above.

4 Chaplains Remembrance

There will be a remembrance ceremony for the 4 Chaplains on Sunday, February 8th at 2 pm at the VFW. We need 4 or 6 scouts to help out with this ceremony

Additionally, Troop 122's own Bob Gargano is being inducted into the Chapel of the 4 Chaplains as a member of the Legion of Honor for all his years of volunteer work.

Your In Scouting,

Will Purcell

Committee Chair

Troop 122, Big Bears

Philmont 2016

Attached are the Philmont 2016 announcements and registration forms. Registration will open Monday March 2nd. This information will be distributed to all Monmouth Council Districts.

Tuesday, March 3rd will be the first Advisor Contingency meeting to form the Philmont 2016 Contingent Committee. This meeting is for advisors or new volunteers that would like to be advisors on the committee. The meeting will be at the Service Center on Genisi Drive, Morganville at 7:30pm. I look forward to welcoming many new faces and hope/expect to see a good number of Philmont veterans. With your help, we will be sending 112 lucky scouts and advisors to enjoy the experience of a lifetime.

The dates for the 2016 adventure are as follows…

  • NJ to Denver Sunday, June 26
  • Arrive at Philmont Tuesday, June 28
  • Denver to NJ Sunday, July 10

Shortly, there will be an advertisement for the 2016 Trek on the Monmouth Council Website and March 2, 2015 we will be ready to receive deposits.