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).

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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  Troop 67 also has one scout with the DeSoto/Caddo Northern Tier contingent ( 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

Monday, May 19, 2014

Summer Camp Registration - Deadlines (Intent - May 19th / Fees - May 21st / Medical Form - June 15th)

Scout Troop 67: Summer Camp (June 15-20) Registration Deadlines; Turn in your intent to attend and choices for merit badge and\or activity classes by Monday, May 19th at the Troop Meeting (6:30PM, FUMC), Camp Fee of $225 is due to Ms. Renee by Wednesday, May 21st., and completed Medical/Physical form must be turned in before we depart for Camp on June 15th. You can not attend camp without a completed Medical Form.

Download Forms (* for DeSoto Summer Camp):

-> Copy of Block Schedule for Merit Badges/Activities* (Click to Download)

-> Copy of Medical/Physical Form* (Click to Download)

Medical Forms and Risk Advisory for those attending High Adventure camps such as Philmont or Northern Tier may find them by clicking here.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

BSA Troop 67 "Scout Family Day" Cookout - Saturday, May 17th from 2:00-4:00PM

BSA Troop 67 "Scout Family Day" Cookout - Saturday, May 17th from 2:00-4:00PM @ Western Pines Park, Bring the kids and lawn chairs and come out and enjoy the afternoon with your Scouts - Hamburgers, Hotdogs and Dutch Oven Treats... #bsatroop67 #bsamonticelloar

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Camp DeSoto Summer Camp 2014 (Sunday, June 15 - Friday, June 20)

Indian Summer 2014 - June 15-June 20, 2014: Camp Fee is $225/Scout *(Some programs require additional materials and supplies at additional cost, Basketry +$12, Leatherwork +$10, Wood Carving +$8, Archery Arrow Kit +$5 ea., Indian Lore Kit +$15 ea.). Camp Fee is payable now. Scouts with a balance in their personal Popcorn account may use all or part of their balance to offset the cost of camp, see Ms. Renee to check your balances. A current Medical Form is required for Summer Camp, forms are available online and may be downloaded by following the sidebar menu link "Medical Form (Link)" As of now here is a list of Merit Badge and Activities available: