Thursday, June 14, 2018

Summer Camp 2018 - Checklist

Summer Camp Checklist - (Sunday June 17 - Friday 22, 2018)

We will meet at the Church Parking Lot at 2:00PM Sunday, June 17th, 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 Clothes)
(   ) 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 22 (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.

Monday, January 1, 2018

Upcoming Events - 2018

Note: Weekly Troop Meeting are Monday Nights at 6:30 PM unless otherwise noted, schedule subject to change.
 
January
    • 1 - NO TROOP MEETING (Winter Break)
    • 8 - Return to Weekly Troop Meeting After Winter Break
    • 12-14 - Boy Scout Winter Camp, Camp De Soto, AR
    • 15 - NO TROOP MEETING (MLK Day)
    • 19-21 - Cub Scout Klondike Derby, Camp De Soto, AR
      February
          March
            • 2-4 - OA Spring Ordeal Weekend, Camp De Soto, AR
            • 19-23 - Spring Break 2018
            • 19 - NO TROOP MEETING (Spring Break)
            • 22-25 - Philmont Trek Shake-Down - Eagle Rock Loop Trail, Ouachita National Forest, AR
              April
                • 7 - ***Canceled*** BSA Sticks & Ticks Trail Run, Camp De Soto, AR
                • 20-22 - Cub Scout Weekend, Camp De Soto, AR
                • 27-29 - Spring Camporee - Annual 4 State Scout-O-Rama, Spring Lake Park, Texarkana, TX
                  May
                      June
                        • 4-8 - Cub Scout Summer Day Camp, Camp DeSoto, AR
                        • 11 - Weekly Troop Meeting (Summer Camp Prep)
                        • 15-16 - Arrow of Light (Webelos') Resident Camp, Camp DeSoto, AR
                        • 17-23 - BSA Summer Camp 2018, Camp DeSoto
                        • 23 - Camp De Soto 50th Anniversary Celebration (All Alumni Invited to Attend)
                        • 25 - NO TROOP MEETING (Summer Break)
                          July
                          • 5-20 - 2018 Philmont Trek
                          • 5 - Philmont Crew Departs for Amarillo, TX
                          • 6 - Philmont Crew Continues to Cimarron, NM
                          • 7 - Check-in @ Philmont
                          • 8-18 - Philmont Trek (On Trail)
                          • 18 - Arrive at Base Camp / Closing Campfire
                          • 19 - Depart for Sherman, TX
                          • 20 - Arrive Home
                            August
                            • 10-12 - OA Summer Pilgrimage, Camp De Soto, AR
                            September
                            • 14-16 - BSA Clay Shoot, Camp De Soto, AR
                            • ? Troop Activity - TBA
                            October
                            • 12-14 - Fall Camporee (TBA)
                            • 26-28 - Cub Scout Fishing Derby
                            December
                            • 7-9 - OA Fall Fellowship
                            Note: Weekly Troop Meeting are Monday Nights at 6:30 PM unless otherwise noted, schedule subject to change.