Troop 58
Boy Scouts of America

Serving the Communities of Cumberland & North Yarmouth, Maine

"I hear, and I forget. . . I see, and I remember. . . I do, and I understand."

 

TROOP 58 SEPTEMBER 2001 NEWS

WELCOME BACK! After a busy summer, we are starting up our regular meetings again, 6:30 Mondays at the Westcustago. Remember - No School, No Scouts. Please try to be on time for our meetings! We will do our best to end promptly at 8:00.This is a paper copy, more detailed information can be accessed on our web site at: http://www.troop58bsa.org

The troop is looking into adding some things for our trips. A water purifier is on the top of the list. Other possible items may include a couple of backpacking stoves, and maybe backpacking tent. There is money in our account to do these things.

NEW TREASURER? Mr. Foster has been doing this job for 5 years, and would like to train a new person for the job. If this sounds interesting to you, please talk to Mr. Foster about it.

NOTE FROM SARAH FILLITER: ALL SCOUTS NEED CLASS 1 MEDICAL FORMS FOR ANY TRIPS YOU MIGHT TAKE INCLUDING DAY TRIPS. SCOUTS NEED CLASS 2 FORMS FOR BACKPACKING TRIPS OR OVERNIGHT CAMPING. PLEASE GET FORMS FROM SARAH OR ON THE WEB, AND BRING THEM TO A MEETING!

SOME IMPORTANT DATES:

September 15 - this Saturday - Oxford Plains Speedway: Race time -1:00 p.m.

permission slips tonight!

September 24 - NO MEETING, CUMBERLAND FAIR WEEK.

September 28-30 Katahdin trip in Cabins. Check with Mr. Leighton to see if there’s more room.

September 30 - PLC meeting 5:30 and adult meeting 7:00 for October’s meeting.

Adult Leader Training - Sept. 29 and Nov. 3. Did you know that the National Council has a new training schedule? General Committee Members only go for a couple of hours for training.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Gulf Hagas October 20

Popcorn Sale Ends Oct. 20

Zealand Falls November 17-18?