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Pirate Gold Rush Camp – September 18th-20th

Our first camp out of the year is Pirate Gold Rush Camp, scheduled for the weekend of September 18-20, at Firelands Scout Reservation in Wakeman, OH. Come join us for some teamwork and plundering fun! Don’t forget to bring a bandanna, and a lot of patrol spirit! […]

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Fall Parent Meeting

Please join us for a VIRTUAL parent meeting this Tuesday at 7:15pm. We will send the Zoom connection information soon, so please watch your email. Please feel free to join us whenever you are free after dropping off your Scout, and we will try to finish expeditiously […]

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Remind App for Temperature Log

If you wish to receive daily reminders to check and log the temperatures of anyone going to camp (participants, drivers, and anyone else who might be in the car), please sign up on the Remind app. Reminders will start for this month on Friday, September 4, and […]

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A message from your Popcorn Kernel: LET’S CYBER-SELL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Like almost everything else, we are making changes to the 2020 Popcorn Sale, so that we can offer scouts the ability to raise funds for the Troop and for their own scout accounts, and still ensure that we are being safe and healthy. We will be doing […]

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2019-20 Troop Community Service Award Recipients

To earn the Troop 701 Community Service Award, a Scout or adult must volunteer for a minimum of four service projects totaling at least 12 hours during the Scouting year (Sept. 1 to Aug. 31). For the 2019-2020 year, the requirements have been relaxed to three projects […]

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Current Nights of Camping Leaders

As we head into a new Scouting year, let’s pause to recognize our current nights of camping leaders: John D. – 168 Ryan N. – 160 Nathan T. – 154 Ryan A. – 150 Alex K. – 135 Joe W. – 119 Charles M. – 114 Ian […]

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September Camp & Temperature Log

Our first camp out of the year is scheduled for the weekend of September 18-20, at Firelands Scout Reservation. We will share more details about camp over the next couple of weeks, but similar to Summer Camp, all participants will need to bring the Lake Erie Council’s […]

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Hiking Merit Badge 2020-21

Lace up your boots, top off your water bottles, and strap on your daypack. Over the next year we will traverse more than 70 miles of gorgeous parkland, scenic countryside, and gritty urban landscapes. Not only will we see a mix of wildlife and natural beauty, but […]

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New Tents Update

Good news: Almost all of our Scouts now have their individual tents for our monthly camps! Bad news: The tents all look IDENTICAL! Take some time now to put your Scout’s name on every component of his tent – tent, rainfly, footprint, bags, poles, etc. You will […]

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Important Advancement Dates

Mark your calendars… The upcoming Fall Troop Court of Honor is Tuesday, October 6, 2020. The location is still to be determined and will be announced at a later date. Please plan ahead to receive the awards you deserve. Scoutmaster Conference cutoff is Tuesday, September 22, 2020. […]

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