Scouts and Parents,
We need your help to make our annual fundraiser a success.
Continue to promote our event with your friends and family by selling tickets and Ham Sponsorships.
In addition, we need your volunteer time on Saturday, November 10.
What is University of Scouting? It is offered to all registered adults who would like to attend and partake in wide variety of short 50 minute training modules.
From what we understand, the Scouts can participate in Den Chief
Training while a parent is finishing attending the University of Scouting which will be held at the same time, same location.
WHEN: Saturday, November 17th 2018
WHERE: Elm Park United Methodist Church
712 Linden Street Scranton, Pa
Course will be run during University of Scouting!
TIME: Registration: 8:30 AM – 8:45 AM
Start: 9:20 AM – Finish: 1:00 PM
COST: $12.00 without a Den Chief Handbook
$19.00 with a Den Chief Handbook
From what we understand, the Scouts can stay while a parent is finishing attending the University of Scouting which will be held at the same time, same location.
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.
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
Troop 160 Scouts:
The Rotary Club of the Abingtons needs our help with CLEAN UP for their event, “Taste of the Abingtons” at the Ramada in Clarks Summit. 820 Northern Boulevard, 18411 Click Here for Directions
This event helps not only the Rotary Club, but also Troop 160.
Report for duty at 7:30 PM on Sunday, September 30th. It will take about 1.5 hours (9pm)
In addition, be sure to promote this event to your friends and family.
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.
Welcome back. We have a great year planned ahead. Your annual dues will be collected. Bring your parents to the CSUMC this Thursday September 13 @ 7:30 pm. We will recognize the Scouts who earned merit badges from Summer Camp, and those who earned a new Rank since our last award ceremony.
Return any Troop equipment (tents, merit badge books, etc.) so we can prepare for the Traveling Camporee in Williamsburg.
Class A Uniforms
Please bring your checkbook to pay your annual dues.
French Toast Tickets will be distributed at a later meeting.
While the cost of everything is going up, we decided to hold the registration fee at $100 – the same as last year. When you look at the great programs our Troop provides for a year of activities, you will see the value of our program for your young adult.
Troop 160’s sponsoring organization, the Rotary Club of the Abingtons, is conducting their annual Taste of the Abingtons.
This year’s TASTE OF THE ABINGTONS will be held at the Ramada in Clarks Summit on Sunday, Sept. 30 from 5 to 8 PM. Leah Rudolph has tickets! They are still only $25 for an enjoyable evening of food and fun. Let her know ASAP how many tickets you would like and she can get them too you. Proceeds benefit many community projects. She can be reached at email@example.com
or call her directly at ( 570) 586-0864
Our first Troop 160 meeting this year will be a cookout. We are gathering at Hillside Park from 6pm – 7:30pm on Thursday September 6th. We’ll be serving hot dogs, chips, and desserts.
Please bring a buddy or two who might enjoy the fun. There is no cost for this event.
Class B uniform.
Hillside Park is located at 1188 Winola Road in South Abington Twp, PA 18411
The road is also known as PA Rt. 307 and Winola Road.
As a point of reference the park is adjacent to Clarks Summit State Hospital, and is a short distance from Abington Heights High School.
You can forward this webpage right now to your friends so they can make arrangements to get to the cookout.
We will gather at the funeral home on Sunday at 4pm and enter as a Troop.
Class A uniforms are requested.
Viewing – Sunday, August 19, 2018
Jennings Calvey Funeral Home
111 Colburn avenue, Clarks Summit, PA