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August 14, 2018 – Bring a Friend Night

Posted by Stacie Arambula on August 3, 2018

Bring a friend (or friends!) on August 14th and give them a glimpse of the amazing things our troop has to offer!  As an added bonus, we will have ice cream floats available to anyone who attends!

2018 Fall/Winter Leadership Positions

Posted by Sonya Lipman on July 31, 2018

It is time again for the Troop to elect new youth leaders.  The deadline for requesting a Leadership position is August 13, 2018.  If you would like a leadership position for the Fall Winter term of 2018 and are at or above First Class rank (exceptions listed below) email Mrs. Lipman (scoutmaster@bsa16.org) to request the positions you want to run for.  It is recommended that you request 3 positions with the first being the position you want the most.  Please remember that Senior Patrol Leader and Patrol Leaders are voted on by the Scouts within the troop and patrol, respectively.  Also, Assistant Patrol Leader and Veteran Gear Coordinator do not count toward rank advancement.

We have not finalized a date yet on the Junior Leadership Training but will do that in the very near future.

The leadership positions that are available are listed below.  For more information on each position, please click on the position descriptions link on the right hand side of the page.

Senior Patrol Leader
Assistant Senior Patrol Leader

Instructor
Patrol Leader
Scribe
Chaplain’s Aide
Librarian
Webmaster
Den Chief – Can be below First Class rank
Bugler – Can be below First Class rank
Leave No Trace Coordinator
Junior Assistant Scoutmaster
Historian
OA Troop Representative
Quartermaster

Please email Mrs. Lipman with any questions about leadership.

July 31st Troop Meeting

Posted by Austin K on July 29, 2018

Hello Troop 16! Here is the agenda for the July 31th troop meeting.

For this meeting, we will be focusing on knots. Some of the knots that will be taught are the bowline, timber, and shirt tie knot. If possible, try to bring your own rope.

See you all Tuesday!

July 17th Troop Meeting

Posted by Austin K on July 16, 2018

Hello Troop 16! Here is the agenda for the July 17th troop meeting.

The main activity for this meeting is learning first aid. The topics that will be covered are burns, mild cuts, and stings. Besides this, there are no other activities planned for the meeting.

See you all Tuesday!

July 3rd Troop Meeting

Posted by Austin K on July 1, 2018

Hello Troop 16! Here is the agenda for the July 3rd troop meeting.

The main activity for this meeting is spending time with our patrols. There will be an activity during the meeting that will allow us to have fun with our patrols. Besides this, we will be doing camp prep for summer camp. All we have to do is find tent partners for everyone. We will not be planning any meals.

If you are attending summer camp, I hope you have fun earning new merit badges and visiting Idaho!

See you all Tuesday!

June 19th Troop Meeting

Posted by Austin K on June 17, 2018

Hello Scouts and Adults! Here is the plan for June 19th troop meeting.

The main activity for this meeting is camp prep for the Watersports Campout. Before the meeting, try to come up with ideas for meals so camp prep will be easier. Besides this, there is nothing else planned for the meeting.

If you are attending the Watersports Campout, I hope you have fun at Lake McConaughy!

See you all Tuesday!

June 12th

Posted by Austin K on June 10, 2018

Hello Scouts and Adults! Here is the plan for June 12th.

For this week, there will not be a regular meeting since this week is the summer picnic. The picnic will begin at 6pm and it will be at the Stonegate Pool. If you are planning on attending the June campout, you need to take your swim test if you haven’t already. Besides swim tests, the main activities are swimming in the pool and eating potluck food. Don’t forget to check what food dish you need to bring on the sign up sheet.

Don’t forget the deadline to sign up for the June campout is June 12th. If you haven’t signed up and want to attend, you still have 2 days to sign up.

See you all Tuesday!

June 5th Troop Meeting

Posted by Austin K on June 3, 2018

Hello Troop 16! Here is the agenda for the June 5th troop meeting.

Since Parker Days begins this week, we will be preparing at the meeting so everyone knows what to do during their shift. This will be the main activity for this meeting.

Don’t forget that next Tuesday will be the summer picnic. If you are planning on attending the June campout and/or summer camp, you need to take your swim test at the picnic if you haven’t already. The deadline to sign up for the picnic is June 8th. Lastly, if you are planning on attending the June campout, the deadline to sign up is June 12th.

See you all Tuesday!

May 29th Troop Meeting

Posted by Austin K on May 27, 2018

Hello Troop 16! Here is the agenda for the May 29th troop meeting.

Since the PLC meeting was last week, this week is the Summer Court of Honor. The court of honor will beginning at the normal time which is 7:00pm and there will not be a potluck.

Next, since Parker Days begins soon, we will be preparing at the next meeting. The week after will be the summer picnic which will be at the Stonegate Pool.

See you all Tuesday!

May 22th Troop Meeting

Posted by Austin K on May 20, 2018

Hello Troop 16! Here is the plan for the May 22th troop meeting.

For this week, there will be a PLC meeting since next week is the summer court of honor. This means the next regular meeting will be on June 5th.

Don’t forget that on June 12th there is no troop meeting since there will be the annual summer picnic.

Troop 16 - Parker's High Adventure Troop