Friday, October 24, 2014

Service Day, Saturday October 25, 2014

Two service opportunities this weekend, Saturday, October 25, 2014:

1: (8AM-12PM) First United Methodist Church's Fall Cleanup Day: Meet at the Church at 8AM in work cloths and gloves to help with the church's fall community yard cleanup. We will work until around noon.

2: (2PM/4PM-9PM) Cane Creek State Park, Star City - Traffic and Safety Patrol for Ghost Roast an annual event sponsored by the park. Scouts meet at the park at 2PM for dinner or at 4PM for service. We will finish at 9PM. Wear your Class A's.

Ghost Roast Event Description:
Ghost Roast is a tradition where family memories are made at Cane Creek State Park. Enjoy trick-or-treating, games, costume contests, and food from vendors. Enjoy a stroll through the campground to see the elaborate decorations while little ghosts and goblins trick-or-treat. Note the start times for each event: 5 p.m.- trick-or-treat through the campground, food vendor opens at visitor center, carnival tent opens for games between visitor center and campground. At 6 p.m., costume contest (ages 5 and under) at visitor center, at 6:30 p.m., costume contest (ages 6-10) at visitor center, at 7 p.m., costume contest (ages 11-15) at visitor center. Contact the park for more information. Admission is $2 per car.

Cane Creek State Park
50 State Park Road
Star City, AR 71667
Ph: (870) 628-4714

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...

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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

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.