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Parents night 2019

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To parents of all Troop 160 Scouts:  Please join us for Parent’s Night, 7:30-9:00pm on Thursday, March 14th, 2019. We will be recognizing all Scouts who have advanced a rank since the last Eagle Court of Honor.

In addition, we will discuss the value of supporting your local Scouting organization. Please bring your checkbook in order to respond to our 2019 Friends of Scouting appeal. Refer to the letter you received in the mail last week. Your generous donations stay in our local Council to fund the events and facilities that your Scout enjoys.

Class A Uniforms.

No Troop meeting January 24TH

There will be no Troop meeting tonight. Abington Heights School district announced that all after school activities are cancelled due to the weather. This is an opportunity for you to do a good turn and help someone if their basement is flooded. Invest some time to review your Scout Handbook for your next rank and make a plan on how to achieve it.

Ham Sponsors and Baked Goods Needed – FTB 2018

The annual Troop 160 French Toast Breakfast will be Saturday, November 10th, 2018.  We are looking for business donations to help offset some of our costs.  If you know of a business that might be willing to donate the cost of a ham, please print the attached form to solicit their donation.

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We’re also looking for families to donate baked goods.   Baked Goods Signup Here
And families can to donate the cost of a ham.  Ham Sponsor Sign up HERE.
Here is a partial list of the sponsors so far. FTB_2018_Ham_Sponosrs

Wanted – Den Chiefs 2018

This is your opportunity as a Boy Scout to mentor Cub Scouts.
Remember when you were a Cub and those Boy Scouts came to your meetings… to tell stories and teach skills. Now it’s your turn to be a good example, someone to look up to, someone to respect.
Cub Scout Pack 160 needs your help:
Speak with Mr. D’Elia, Ms .Meditto and Mr. Rich right away at the next Troop Meeting.

Wednesday, September 19th is the next Pack meeting. (3rd Wednesday of every month) and weekly Den meetings.

September 29-30 at Camp Lackawanna (Tunkhannock) is the Pack 160 campout with events we need Den Cheifs to help with (Rocket Station, Gaga Ball, Scout Skills, Building Rockets).

Look for the next post on Den Chief training – October 13.

Youth Protection Training 2018

Troop 160 Adults,
The new training is required for all adults by October 1st, 2018.
Even if you took another training this year, you must complete this new training before the end of September.
Thank you in advance for completing this training in a timely manner. Please contact the Scoutmaster, Mr. D’Elia if you have any questions.
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

and here

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Please allow up to 90 minutes to complete this training