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Patrol Outpost Camp – April 23-25

Our upcoming camp is Patrol Outpost Camp, scheduled for the weekend of April 23-25, at Firelands Scout Reservation in Wakeman, OH. This month, we will be staying on the Avery Hand side of camp at the Carpenter shelter/campsite, which is where we stayed for October Camp. We […]

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April Committee Meeting via Zoom this Tuesday

We will hold our April Committee meeting this Tuesday, April 13, via Zoom. A link will be sent to all committee members and parents via TroopWebHost on Monday. If you do not receive a link by Monday evening, please contact our Committee Chair Laura Eizember.

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Upcoming Important Advancement Dates

The Spring Troop Court of Honor is fast approaching! So fast, that in several weeks, the deadline for completing Scoutmaster Conferences will be Tuesday, April 27th, at the conclusion of the Troop meeting. And, the final date for all Boards of Review for the upcoming Troop Court of […]

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Outside Service Opportunity

The Co-Moor Rec Club reached out to Troop 701 to offer the following opportunity: “We have a clean-up day scheduled for May 15th (rain date May 16th) for our Recreation Club in Strongsville. Some of the activities we will be doing are picking up sticks, sweeping the […]

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April Camp & Temperature Log

Our next monthly campout is Patrol Outpost Camp, scheduled for the weekend of April 23-25. We will share more details about camp over the next couple of weeks, but we want to remind everyone that all participants will need to bring the Lake Erie Council’s 14-day temperature […]

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Uniform Reminders and Expectations

Now that the weather is turning nicer and we are back to meeting in-person every week, we wanted to remind everyone of our uniform expectations for our various meetings and activities. For our normal weekly Troop meetings, the official dress uniform (“Class A”) should be worn. This […]

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Hiking Merit Badge 15-mile Hike – Saturday, April 10th

Our penultimate hike in the Hiking merit badge series, and longest one so far, will be a 15-mile Hike, on Saturday, April 10th. This is a great opportunity to test your hiking skills in preparation for our 20-mile hike in May. Please sign-up on TroopWebHost if you […]

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Scouting for Food Thank You!

Thank you to all scout families for a fantastic response to the Scouting for Food service project this year! Household items and groceries filled an entire minivan and were delivered to the Strongsville Food Bank on Friday morning. Four families selected by the Food Bank each received […]

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Upcoming Eagle Courts of Honor

We are excited to announce that we will be holding two Eagle Courts of Honor for 7 of our 8 new Eagle Scouts. The dates are Saturday, May 8 and Saturday, June 5. Both will start at 2pm EDT and be held at the outdoor pavilion at […]

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Merit Badge Virtual Resources

In the spirit of “every cloud has a silver lining,” Mrs. Miley has pointed out that the pandemic has created some opportunities for Scouts to learn skills for advancements online, or to pursue merit badges virtually. Please remember that your Scout should have a current CyberChip certification […]

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