Wednesday, September 27, 2017

DeSoto Area Council Fall Camporee - October 13-15, 2017 @ Arkansas Post

This year's Desoto Area Council fall camporee will be held at Arkansas Post. Some of the events include the following:
  • Potluck dinner - Scouts will vote on their favorite dish, and the winning troop will get an award
  • Arkansas Post National Memorial Scout Trek - those who complete the hike and fulfill the other requirements set by the park, will receive a special Arkansas Post Patch.
  • Small Service project
  • Other events may include and archaeological dig and/or battle reenactment
  • Lunch will be provided by the council
T shirts will be available for pre-order.

Troop 67's Cost is $30 per camper, Plus $10 for T-Shirt (Pre-order only).

We will be meeting at the Church parking lot Friday, October 13 at 4:00PM. Wear your Class A uniform for travel. We will be eating the evening meal at the campground.

See Mr. Crook or Ms. Renee for more information or to pre-order T-Shirt.

Arkansas Post, South of Gillett, AR (MAP)

Friday, June 16, 2017

Summer Camp Checklist - (Sunday June 18 - Saturday 24, 2017)

We will meet at the Church Parking Lot at 2:00PM Sunday, June 18th, Wear your Class A uniform for travel.

Things you're going to need.

(   ) Medical Form and any Medication(s)
(   ) Full Uniform (travel/breakfast/evening meal/chapel/closing campfire)
(   ) Foot Locker/Trunk/Large Duffel Bag
(   ) Day Pack/Book Bag
(   ) Clothing for a week at Camp (Class B's, Summer Cloths)
(   ) Cap/Hat ++
(   ) Swim Suite
(   ) 2-Towles
(   ) Bedding-Twin Sheets, Blanket/Light Quilt
(   ) Pillow
(   ) Toiletries-Toothbrush, Soap/Body wash, Shampoo
(   ) Sunscreen
(   ) Rain gear
(   ) Extra shoes (no open toe shoes)
(   ) Insect Repellent
(   ) Battery Operated Fan and Batteries ++
(   ) Headlamp/Flashlight and Batteries
(   ) Battery operated lantern ++
(   ) Water Bottle
(   ) Scout Handbook
(   ) Reading Materials/Games ++
(   ) Camp Chair ++
(   ) Watch ++
(   ) Snacks
(   ) Bicycle and Helmet ++
(   ) Light Jacket
(   ) Extra Money for Trading Post
(   ) Hammock/Straps +
(   ) OA Sash (if a member)
*Label Everything-Many things will look alike.

Parents may join their Scout for evening meal Friday, June 23 (requires meal ticket(s), purchase at Trading Post). Closing Campfire will be Friday Night at Dusk. Campers may leave with parents Friday after campfire (around 9:30PM).

++ Optional, but recommended
+ Optional

**Be aware: Cell service is very limited at Camp.




Friday, April 7, 2017

DeSoto Area Council - 5th Annual BSA 5K - 8:00AM April 29, 2017

** THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED **
** THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED **
BSA 5K Run/Walk
8:00 a.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017

El Dorado Lions Club & Fairgrounds Track, El Dorado, AR
Chip timed by Apex Endurance 

$20 per entrant
Early Bird Registration Deadline: April 14th
$5 Late Fee after April 14th

Shirts not guaranteed to late registrants after April 14th

Trophy for top male and top female
Medals for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place will be awarded for runners
and 1st place walkers Day of Race 

Registration 6:30 a.m.—7:30 a.m. 
** THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED **