Start of the Scouting Season

The start of the new Scouting year is just around the corner and we’ve got a few important dates to tell you about!

  • Wed, August 29 – PLC Meeting – This is a special meeting for Leadership Only. The meeting is mandatory for current PLC members. Your SPL will contact you if your attendance is required.
  • Wed, September 5 – 1st Troop Meeting – This is the first regular Troop meeting of the new year. Part of this meeting will be devoted to preparation for Troop Elections and the upcoming Court of Honor.
  • Wed, September 12 – Troop Elections – Troop Elections are scheduled for this meeting. We will hold elections for Senior Patrol Leader and Patrol Leaders and begin the nomination process to fill out the other Troop Leadership positions.
  • Wed, September 12 is also the final date to submit advancement for the Court of Honor. All Scoutmaster Conferences and Boards of Review must be completed by the end of this meeting, so plan appropriately if you want to be awarded rank advancement at the upcoming Court of Honor!
  • Sat-Sun, September 15-16 – Leadership Trek – Special Leadership Weekend for the PLC and senior Troop Leadership. Upgrade your backpacking skills while learning about leading your Troop or Patrol on an outdoor adventure. This weekend is mandatory for the PLC and highly recommended for other invited leadership.
  • Wed, September 19 – Fall Court of Honor – Join us as we recognize the accomplishments of our Scouts over the course of the summer!  Friends and family welcome at this special event.
  • Sat-Sun, September 29-30 – First Troop Campout – The first camping trip has been set for the last weekend in September.  Details will be distributed at our first meeting on September 5.

Mark your calendar as we begin another exciting year of Scouting. For more details and updates on events make sure you check out our Calendar Page on the Troop Website!