Tuesday, September 16, 2014

The Adventure begins NOW!

Join the Adventure, Positions Available...
For Boys ages 11-17

Monticello/Drew County BSA Troop 67 meets Monday nights at 6:30PM
in the Scout Room, 2nd floor of the First United Methodist Church of Monticello,
317 South Main Street in Monticello, AR.
Troop 67 Serves the Monticello, Drew County and surrounding communities
not currently serviced by other BSA Units...

For more information, visit a meeting or contact us through one of our
Social Media Outlets.

Build An Adventure.
Prepared. For Life.

Sunday, September 7, 2014

ScoutBase 2014 - October 17-19, 2014 *Update*

**Update - Need a Final Roster for this event at our September 22nd Troop Meeting - Please be prepared to verify your intent**

COMING SOON - ScoutBase 2014 is a mini jamboree styled event hosted by the Chickasaw Council headquartered in Memphis, TN and held at the Paul Battle Arena located near Tunica, Mississippi. Every two years nearly 8,000 Scouts and Leaders from all over the mid-south come together to participate in hundreds of exciting Scout activities. Scouts mark your calendar for this upcoming event scheduled for October 17-19, 2014.  More details coming soon...

Visit www.scoutbasebsa.com for more information about this event.

Friday, September 5, 2014

Petit Jean State Park Family Tag-A-Long Campout - September 5-7, 2014

BSA Troop 67: Petit Jean State Park Family Tag-A-Long Campout is THIS WEEKEND (Friday, September 5-7). Cost per person is $30/Scout, $10/Tag-A-Long. Scouts meet in the church parking lot TODAY (Friday, September 5) at 4:00PM, dressed in your class A's, packed and ready to load up. Mr. Bob and Ms. Shirley will be providing this evenings meal upon our arrival at the park. However you may want to bring an after-school snack for the road. Pack your normal warm weather camping gear. It's going to be hot and muggy and there is a good chance of rain Saturday, so Be Prepared. There are camp stores and rentals in the park so you may want to bring some extra spending money. Check them out at www.petitjeanstatepark.com

Monday, August 11, 2014

Get Connected with ConnectingScouts.COM

Troop 67 Scouts, Scouters and Parents you are invited to join ConnectingScouts.COM

On ConnectingScouts.COM you can track your progress in scouting, join the troop as a scout, leader or parent, participate in discussions boards, and more... Create a FREE Account today, its user-friendly and safe (only people you allow may see your profile). We plan to use this online tool to help track troop membership, advancements, awards and service hours, so signup today. Watch for a mobile app coming soon...  (NOTE: Troop Connection request must be approved by Troop 67 Admins, Please type '67' in the troop box, then click [check Troop] selecting Troop 67, De Soto Area Council Monticello, AR from the choices during the 'Find My Troop' section of the registration form. Once your connection is approved you should be able to see the Troop 67 feed).

Click here to join

CampMaster Popcorn Fundraiser Kick-Off - August 11

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Summer Break starting July 14th, 2014

Since we have so many boys traveling over the next few weeks, Troop 67 will observer a summer break and postpone troop meetings until August 11, 2014.  We will will have a Troop Committee and Parent planning meeting on August 4th, 2014 in the Scout Room at the church to work on our 2014-2015 activities calendar.  Scout parents and Troop committee members are encouraged to attend.

2014 Philmont High Adventure Trek (July 2014)

Philmont Scout Ranch - 2014-One in a Million
Five members of Troop 67 (Monticello, AR) are traveling with the DeSoto Area Council's 2014 Philmont Scout Ranch contingent. They arrived at Base Camp on Sunday, July 13th and after training will begin their trek Monday afternoon, July 14th. They will be hiking more than 74 miles and spending 10 nights on Philmont's backcountry trails. Philmont Boy Scout Ranch celebrated its one-millionth back county visiter on July 11th, 2014.  For more information about Philmont Scout Ranch visit http://philmontscoutranch.org/.  Troop 67 also has one scout with the DeSoto/Caddo Northern Tier contingent (http://www.ntier.org/). Philmont and Northern Tier are two of The Boy Scouts of America High Adventure Bases.

DeSoto Area Council's 2014 Philmont Contingent
DeSoto Area Council's 2014 Philmont Contingent