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November “Wild West” Camp

Wild West Camp is this weekend, November 9th-11th, at Hidden Hollow Camp in Lodi. The cost for the camp is $25, and please sign-up on TroopWebHost before midnight on Tuesday. This is a tent camp, so please bring a ground tarp and warm sleeping bag, along with clothes […]

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VERY IMPORTANT – Camping Signup Protocol

Many of our scouts were not signed up for camp in September. Please utilize the following protocol to sign your scout up for camp: ALL signups MUST be done through TroopWebHost. Please sign into your account, go the the calendar, find the activity for which you are […]

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It’s time for Rechartering!

November and December is the time for rechartering in the Lake Erie Council, and we need your help to make sure your Scout is ready for another great year of Scouting! Every Scouting unit is required to recharter once a year with their local Boy Scout Council. […]

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A Message from the Popcorn Kernel (Jeff Riskin):

Let’s sell out!!! Not like when Bob Dylan did a Chevy Commercial (a free bag of popcorn to any scout who can explain that reference). Let’s sell out our remaining popcorn. Here’s our remaining inventory: Caramel Corn with Nuts Tin 2 Tins Salted Caramel Corn 19 Bags […]

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Conservation Service Project with the Cleveland Metroparks – Saturday, November 17th

On Saturday, November 17th, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., the troop will be assisting the Cleveland Metroparks on a conservation-based service project. We will be meeting at the Rocky River Reservation Park Operations facility, located at 4500 Valley Parkway, in Fairview Park. As part of the […]

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Troop Committee Meeting – Tuesday, October 30th

The Troop 701 Committee will be meeting this Tuesday, October 30th, at 7:00 pm in the Media Center at Strongsville High School. The Troop Committee is a group of parents, relatives and other interested adults who support the Scouts and Adult Leaders throughout the year. Our tasks […]

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Yard Charge & Kiwanis Flag Raising – Saturday, November 3rd

We need all Scouts, parents, families and friends of 701 to join us on our big day of service to the Strongsville community this Saturday, November 3rd. We will start our day at 9:00 AM on the Strongsville Commons, setting up flags for Veterans Day with the […]

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Update from the Popcorn Kernel (Jeff Riskin):

HEADING TOWARD THE TOP: With over $2800 in online sales, Troop 701 is currently in 3rd place for online sales in the council, and 2nd in the district. A big shout out to Elijah Anderson, who’s leading the way in online sales. SALES UPDATE: If you are placing […]

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Partial Merit Badge Blue Cards

The troop is in the process of returning partial merit badge blue cards to scouts. These cards indicate which requirements of a badge a scout has completed, and which ones are left for him to do in order to earn that merit badge. Please keep these cards […]

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October Camp Gear Return

We will be back at Strongsville High School for the troop meeting on October 23rd. It will be a regular troop meeting, from 7:00-8:30, and scouts should wear their Class-A uniforms. If you took home any gear from Backpack Camp, or borrowed a troop backpack, please return it on […]

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