News/Updates

October 2017

Kicking off the year with new scouts and activities.

10/2 – Monday night – Troop meeting.  Mandatory Parent meeting
10/7 – Saturday am Foothill Vineyard Church Clean up day.
10/9 – Monday night – Troop meeting.
10/15 – Triathlon
10/16 – Monday night – Troop meeting
10/18 – PLC meeting
10/23 – Patrol Meeting week – follow up with your Patrol leader or Patrol parent on where and when
10/28 – Painted Canyon Hike (Mecca California) early am – back mid afternoon.
Harvest Festival at Foothill Vineyard Church in evening.
11/3 – 5  419 O’Ree.
11/11 – Saturday.  San Dimas Heros Flag Ceremony.  .
11/18 – Scout for Food – Albertsons, San Dimas 9 am to 1 pm

February 2017

We welcome two new Scouts to our Troop!

February we will have a fishing trip to have a fun day but also earn the fishing merit badge.

January 2017!

We had a broomball event in January and our bi-annual Court of Honor which had 11 Rank Advancements and 68 Merit Badges presented!

November 2016

What a busy couple months! We had over 100 people at our Zombie Apocalypse Cuboree this year. Then we participated in the District Webeloree and the Scout Expo.

Moving forward we have a break for Thanksgiving, but the Patrols can be working on advancements and planning.  December we have a Patrol weekend, mistletoe fundraiser (tentative), and plan the Broomball night early January.

January will also have the next Court of Honor.

July 2016

4th of July Parade is a fun day to show BSA pride!

Welcome to our new Scouts!  Remember meetings are at San Dimas Canyon Park this summer.

Good article for all parents….http://scoutmastercg.com/what-i-wish-every-scout-parent-understood/

June 2016

Court of Honor is June 13.

We will be going to Camp Sierra Marin this summer – northern California.

Meetings move to San Dimas Canyon Park starting June 20 (6:30 to 8 pm)

Remember to follow the calendar found on our website!

March 2016

We have meetings this month to get ready for Joshua Tree camping trip, Midway Merit Badge Weekend and start planning summer camp.

Remember to be in contact with your Patrol Leaders to find out details.

December 2015

What a year!  Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!   Our next meeting will be January 4.  Board of Reviews will be occurring that evening also.

Broomball is January 8th – remember to RSVP and if bringing non-scouts, to complete the waiver.

Backpacks for Nicaragua (Service project) is January 9th at Foothill Vineyard Church. School supply donations are needed also!

Court of Honor is coming – January 11, 2016

Keep working on merit badges!

August 2015

Great summer!  Spent a week at Camp Forest Lawn… earned LOTS of merit badges

Court of Honor is September 21 – Board of Reviews will be late August/early September

Turn in Blue Cards!

See calendar for other events

April  2015

Cooking Merit Badge Link (2014 book) – http://www.troop358freeholdnj.org/handouts/CookingMeritBadgePamphlet.pdf

Canoe Merit Badge Link – http://www.troop574.org/PDFS/CanoeingMeritBadgePamphlet.pdf

March 2015

Campout, fundraiser (triathlon) and merit badge work this month

Field Trip on March 14  -See the calendar!

Patrols – remember to send in your update information for your webpage

February 2015

Great Merit Badge opportunities this month! See calendar

Interesting article on history and most earned Merit Badges:
http://blog.scoutingmagazine.org/2014/03/04/here-are-the-most-and-least-popular-merit-badges-of-2013-and-of-all-time/

 

Happy New Year!!! January 2015
Need to hear from everyone concerning advancements! Board of Reviews are Jan. 5 and Court of Honor is January 12.
Broomball is January 9 in Ontario. Friends and family are welcome. Non-Troop members must complete the scout participation waiver
Consent to Treat

Active Merit Badge work:
Cooking – currently working on cooking merit badge
In February, many of the scouts are participating in the STEM day at Azusa Pacific.
In Spring we will set up counselors for First Aid and the beginning of the Cooking Merit badge.

Our 2014-2015 Troop Brochure!!

Troop 419 2014 2015 brochure flyer

Old News:
May 2014 Newsletter – Newsletter 5.2014

( Note there may be changes to the hiking event as presented in the newsletter)

 

Fishing Merit Badge!

The fishing merit badge will be completed in two parts.  Part 1 at the meeting on 2/10 and Part 2 at the Lake Irvine fishing trip on March Saturday March 1, 2014.

The Merit Badge Counselor (Mr. Camacho) has asked that the scouts review the following documents.   See email from SPL for additional direction.

Required Fishing Knots

Puncture Wounds

Leave No Trace Practice

Fishing

13-FreshwaterRegs

13-14 OceanSportRegs