Message of the Week

Polar Bear Tomorrow- Important Information

Troop, George, Griffin and Vince met last night to assess the weather and gather final instructions that we are sharing with you now. We are expecting a large group of Scouts which is great! The good news about the weather is that currently there is a low […]

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Important Camp Planning

Troop, With our unexpected Troop meeting cancellation due to last night’s wind storm, we’ll be communicating important camp planning information through the PLC and email this week.  If scouts have any questions about camp this weekend, their first response should be to phone call their patrol leader. […]

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January Polar Bear – It’s On!

We’re sure many of you are looking at the weather forecast this weekend and wondering if we will hold Polar Bear. Yes, Polar Bear is still a go!  However, in the (likely) event of wet and icy conditions we are making arrangements for scouts to have Adirondack […]

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Advancement Announcement

As of January 1, 2017, all scouts MUST use the new requirements regardless of rank. Scouts who haven’t completed their current rank will not need to start over. The scout will need only to complete the new requirements and any new elements of requirements.

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Troop 701 Advancement Workshop

Sign Up Today Only here:  (We need at least a dozen scouts attending in order to hold the event) Come out for the day or just a few hours. This workshop provides the opportunity for scouts to be tested on various rank requirements of his choice. […]

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Troop CoH Tomorrow, Tuesday 12/20 @ 6:30

Our Winter Court of Honor begins tomorrow, Tuesday December 20th at 6:30PM at Chapman. Court of Honors are troop-wide events and all parents and scouts are expected to attended.  Your attendance is needed to help show your support for all the scouts who have achieved ranks, merit […]

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Ohio Guidestone – Thank you!

On Monday, Jaden and Alex K. delivered the Christmas gifts donated by Troop 701 to Ohio Guidestone, which will provide them to families in need. Our troop contributed more than $600 in games, coats, toys, gift cards and more to this organization! Thanks to all for your […]

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Last Call – Christmas Gifts Turn-In

Last call! This is the final week to turn in Christmas gift for Ohio Guidestone. All gifts must be given to Jennifer Keirn by the meeting on 12/13/16. If you have any questions please contact Jennifer Keirn at or 330-321-6303.

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First Aid Merit Badge Reminder

First Aid Merit Badge participants*: remember that the First Aid Merit Badge class is Saturday 12/17 at 930 am to 4 pm at Strongsville Library. No uniforms – wear comfortable clothes. Bring: A Lunch, your personal First aid kit, first aid merit badge book, your personal calendar […]

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Shop With Scrip Pickup

Shop with Scrip: If you ordered gift cards through Shop with Scrip please pick them up from Linda Klaben at this weeks troop meeting. Thank you to everyone who placed an order!

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