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."




December 2, 2001

Upcoming Meeting Plans:

December 10: All scouts are asked to bring personal care items as donations to the Congregational Church pantry. The Church stocks a pantry and distributes food and other items to those in the community who currently have a need for these products. Troop 58 is collecting toothbrushes, toothpaste, combs, brushes, deodorant, shaving cream, disposable razors, and other personal items for this cause. Bring items in tonight!

December 17: Home Repair Night. Troop members will bring in appropriate items to be repaired by all scouts. This will help fulfill requirements for those scouts working on the Home Repair badge.

January 6: Adult Committee Meeting at the Grange Hall. All parents invited and encouraged to attend.

January 7: Troop elections held during the regular scout meeting.

January 13: PLC (Patrol Leader Committee) Meeting for all scouts holding leadership positions, including those newly elected.

January 19-20: Trip to Carter Notch. Everyone was sent a permission slip via email detailing cost and times. Reservations now being taken. See Katrina for more info.

January 28: Winter Court of Honor, 6:00 p.m., Grange Hall. Potluck with promotions and badge work being recognized. "Friends of Scouting" will give a presentation.

Sometime during January: A special gathering will be held during a regular meeting for all scouts currently holding the Life position. Discussion will be brief and will touch on what is involved in starting an Eagle project.

NOTE: Next Adult Committee Meeting is January 6, 7:00 p.m., Grange Hall. Next Scout PLC Meeting won’t be until after new troop elections and will be held on January 13 at 5:30 p.m., Grange Hall.