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."

February 2003 News


Here's a link to our Calendar of Events



Monday, February 3 Regular meeting, at Westcustago Hall, 6:30 PM
Planning for the Klondike Derby

Saturday, February 8 Klondike Derby
Meet at Westcustago Hall at 7:00 AM; event begins at Camp Hinds at 8:30 and runs all day. (Here's some info from 2 years ago)

Saturday, February 8 Skyline Farms Sleigh Races
Need four Boy Scouts to help out with parking at North Yarmouth Memorial School. Lunch will be provided by Skyline Farms in return. Boys to help in shifts, to cover from 11:15 2:30.

Monday, February 10 & Monday, February 24 Merit Badge College
The merit badges of Citizen of the World, Citizen of the Community and Collecting will be offered.
Here's some infor on How To Earn Merit Badges.

Friday, February 14 Tubing!! Mountain View Sports Park, on Route 26 just beyond Poland Springs. Fee ($9) and permission slip involved. Come to the Monday, February 10 meeting to sign up.
For information on the Sports Park, go to

Monday, February 17 there will be no Boy Scout meeting. It is February School vacation, and no school no scouts!

Other Upcoming Events

March 1 Polar Bear Camp Out
More details to follow in regular Monday meetings - Some Online Help Here, Here, and On Our Website.

Ice Fishing and Rock Wall Climbing also in March. Help plan and schedule these events at the Monday meetings.

Looking Further Ahead:
April 13 Five mile day hike, TBD (Some Possibilites)
May 2-4 Acadia Trip (Website Folder &Special Info & Acadia Mountain Guides)
May 30-June 1 Gulf Hagis Trip (Website info for Gulf Hagas - Last Years' permission Slip, with some neat links!)
Also, whitewater rafting date TBD (Website Info)



Have you tried the Search Feature on our website's Main page. Try it with "Klondike" or "Rock Climbing"