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Hotcakes for Heritage Fundraiser! – March 7th

Saturday, March 7th, is Troop 701’s third annual Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser at Applebees in Strongsville! This has been a very successful fundraiser for us for the past two years. Once again, our goal is to raise enough money to pay for the Summer Camp bus. Tickets are […]

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Pancake Breakfast Baskets!

Mr. & Mrs. Jackson are coordinating the raffle baskets for the pancake breakfast this year. They’re asking each patrol to pick a theme, collect the basket items, and assemble at least one basket. The total value of the basket should be around $30. Adult leaders and parents […]

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Scout Ice Skating Day

Are you looking for something fun to do? Or, maybe you’d like to brush up on you skills for work on the Skating merit badge? The OBM ice skating arena in Strongsville is holding a Scout Skating day on February 15, 2020 from 1pm-2:30pm. Scouts wearing a […]

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Holiday Giving Tree Update

Please see the following message from Mrs. Jodi Sepesy, who coordinated our donations to OhioGuidestone in Berea this past holiday season: “A huge thank you to all of our Scouts and families who were very generous in their gifting this year. I had a huge trunk load […]

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Caveman Camp – Feb. 8-9

Our next camp will be Caveman Camp, scheduled for February 8-9. It is a 24 hour, one-night, outdoor winter camping experience, where scouts build shelters as a patrol, and spend the night in them. Each scout is also responsible for bringing their own food and water/drinks for […]

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Nathan T. Eagle Project – Sunday, Feb. 2nd

Scouts, Please come to my Eagle Scout project on Sunday, February 2nd from 12-4. We will be cutting the wood for the benches and assembling them. Scouts are welcome to arrive and leave at any time if they have any other commitments/plans. It will be a lot […]

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Citizenship in the Community MB Meeting Opportunity

For any scouts working on Citizenship in the Community merit badge, there is a Strongsville City Council meeting on Monday, February 3rd at 8:00 PM at Strongsville City Council Chambers, 18688 Royalton Road, Strongsville Ohio. This will help to complete requirements 3a and 3b, and get the ball […]

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Advancement Night & PLC Meeting – January 21st

Thank you so much to everyone who joined us for our Lights, Camera, Action Camp! The movies were certainly unique and entertaining! This Tuesday’s meeting is an Advancement Night and PLC Session, from 7:30-8:30. As always, scouts should arrive prepared to work on some specific requirements, but there will also […]

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Fire & Ice Volunteer Recognition Dinner

Troop 701 is proud to announce that three (3!) of our current and former adult leaders are being recognized this year for outstanding service to Scouting by Lake Erie Council. Mr. Evan Smith is an inaugural recipient of the Unit Scouter Award, which recognizes exemplary service at […]

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Summer Camp Reservations and Payments

Preparations are well underway for Troop 701’s summer adventures, and we want your Scout to join in! Summer Camp at Heritage Scout Reservation: Sunday, July 12 – Saturday, July 18 The cost of early bird registration for summer camp is $425 plus any transportation costs not covered […]

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