Troop 330 Congratulates Tripp

Everyone say “CONGRATS” to Troop 330’s latest Eagle Scout — Lamont Tidstrom.

Lamont designed, built and installed storage boxes for the downhill ski flags, thanks to all the scouts and friends who helped.

1/17 - Winter Court of Honor 6:30 - 8:00 Chan Library

The Winter Court of Honor will be January 17th at the Chanhassen Library from 6:30 to 8:00.  Families and local Webelos are invited to join us in honoring the accomplishments of our boy scouts. Refreshments will be served.

RSVP on TeamSnap

1/22 - Bowling with Webelos

We will be hosting the local Webelos for bowling.   Please meet us at Country Club Lanes in Excelsior at 1:00. This event is free for the Boy Scouts of Troop 330 and the local Webelos. Webelos, please bring your parents and any questions you have about the troop.  Please RSVP via TeamSnap

 

January Troop Meetings at Chanhassen Elementary

We will have our regular troop meetings at Chanhassen Elementary on the 10th, the 24th and the 31st.  Contact your Patrol Leader for details.

January 10th will be advancement night along with board games. Bring your complete blue cards, partial blue cards and a fun board game. Scouts needing to make presentations should “be prepared”. Contact Mr. Jesse for SC and Mr. Louwagie for BOR. Scouts, please reach out to merit badge counselors if you want them to be available that night.

January 24th we are going to work on the Animation Merit Badge.  Please take some time to read the the requirements on line so we can have a productive meeting. Scouts working to complete the badge at the meeting need to bring completed requirements #3a and #5. Boys not interested in animation should bring a board game or a chess set to get a head start on next week.

January 31 will be a chess night! You will have a chance to work on or complete your Chess Merit Badge. Bring a board and your partial blue card, if you have them.

Sign up via TeamSnap

2/4 Chanhassen February Festival on Lake Ann

We will be supporting the city by selling s’more kits and bait during the annual ice fishing contest. We will have two shifts to cover set-up then selling and selling then tear-down.  This time will count as service hours for rank advancement. Sign-up information will be via TeamSnap

2/14 - OA Elections and Special SPL Challenge

We will be holding the Order of Arrow Elections.  Your SPL has issued a challenge — he will dress up as Cupid if 90% of each patrol attends! This is something you don’t want to miss.

2/25 Sledding at Powers Hill 1-4

Troop 330 invites their families, friends and local cub scouts to join us for sledding at Powers Hill from 1:00 to 4:00. The troop will provide hot chocolate and cookies, bring your own sled.

Fish Fry Fridays at the American Legion

We assist the American Legion each Lent with busing tables during their popular Friday night Fish Fry. This is one of the main ways we thank the Legion and it’s members for their generous support. This year’s season starts March 3 and runs until Easter.

We need at least two scouts and two adults for each Friday.  Mr. Louwagie will handle the scheduling if too many scouts sign up for a particular night, so grab your preferred nights via TeamSnap.

3/12 – Skiing at Trollhagen

Mark your calendars, we will have more details as the date approaches.  Families are invited and we will have a great package — lift ticket, hot dog, dink and ski lesson. Scouts can work on both the hill and classroom pieces of the Snow Sports merit badge.

Spring Overnights — 4/8 and 5/19

Mark your calendars for the spring overnights. We will be going to the BSA Base Camp in April and to Blue Mound State Park to stay in the tepees in May.