May 30 Spring Court of Honor Chanhassen Library

Come join us for the spring Court of Honor.  It will be held at the Chanhassen Library on Tuesday May 30 from 6:30 to 8:00.  Local packs and friends are invited. This COH will include the presentation of the Eagle rank to Xander and Tripp.

May 29 Memorial Day Events with the American Legion

The American Legion has requested that the scouts attend their Memorial Day events on Monday May 29th.  Friends and families are also encouraged to attend.

There will be a cemetery services a the St. Hubert’s Cemetery (across from Chapel Hill Academy) at 10:15.  At noon, we will be leading the flag ceremony at the Veterans’ Monument in City Center Park.

Both events are formal so wear your BSA uniform and arrive 10 minutes earlier than the publicly advertised time, so 10:05 and 11:50. You can come to one or both but please attend if you are in town.

Don’t forget, we also support the Legion during the July 4th parade. We are at the front, so you can walk back to meet your family to enjoy the end of the parade.

May 23 Advancement Night Chanhassen Elementary

The May 23 Troop meeting is advancement and Chess night.

Scouts needing Boards of Review or Scoutmaster Conferences should contact Mr. Louwagie and/or Mr. Jesse. Parents and Troop Committee Members, we will need some volunteers to stay during the meeting for BOR. Older scouts will need to meet the current rank requirements. Please print the appropriate pages and add to your scout handbook.

Scouts needing to give presentations or demonstrations for Cyber Chip, rank advancement or merit badges should come prepared.  Contact Luther (SPL) to get on the list. Please contact Mrs. Olmsted if need a projector. If you want to work on the Chess merit badge, bring score sheets so you can record your game and a printout of the requirements so you can effectively use your time.

Scouts should bring their scout handbooks, partial blue cards, completed workbooks and make arrangements to meet with individual merit badge counselors.

This is the last night to turn in rank or merit badges to Mr. Walker for the spring Court of Honor.

Dining Fly Rental

Families can rent the Troop 330 dining flies for events such as Eagle, graduation or confirmation parties. The very reasonably priced rental includes set-up and take-down by a team of friendly scouts.  All proceeds go into the troop equipment fund. Contact Mr. Jesse or Mr. Noble to reserve your weekend.

May 20 - Solar Boat Regatta

We will be launching the solar boat again this year at the annual Solar Boat Regatta in Eden Prairie. Work sessions and more details will be provided as the date gets closer.

June 2-4 Whitewater Rafting and Camping

The PLC is busy putting together a weekend of camping and whitewater rafting.  We will be staying at Knife Island. The fee includes t-shirt, rafting, food, campground fee and transportation. Sign up on TeamSnap

June 14: Flag Retirement on Flag Day at the American Legion

Join the American Legion Color and Honor Guards as they respectfully retire American flags. The ceremony is held in their parking lot on Flag Day June 14th.  This is a formal event, so wear your BSA uniform and dress for the weather.

June 25 - Jul 1 Summer Camp at ManyPoint

We will be going north to Many Point Scout Camp this summer. The PLC picked the dining hall and tent camping combination.  The newest scouts complete most of the requirements for Tenderfoot and many for First and Second Class as part of the First Class Adventure.   The camp offers 40 merit badges, here is a list with the prerequisites so you can finish at camp.

Contact Mr. Jesse or Mr. King to register.

July 15 – 16 Aviation Merit Badge at Air Expo

During this year’s Wings of the North  at Flying Cloud Airport in Eden Prairie, scouts can attend classes for the Aviation  merit badge.  Scouts should check out the flyer and register if interested.

Fall Camping Dates

Mark your calendars, the troop will be staying in Tepee’s the weekend of September 15 and our annual bike camp is the weekend of October 13.