July 21 Update

Hello Scouts and Scouters!

This week’s meeting on 22-July:

Normal meeting time at the Scout House.

Class B uniforms unless you are doing a Scoutmaster Conference or Board of Review.

Don’t forget to bring water!

Troop committee meeting is this Thursday evening at 7 PM.

Open Signups:

Staffing opportunity for the Ghosts and Goblins event at Camp Karankawa October 17 through 19.  See Mr. Albee.

Northern Tier High Adventure trip planned for the Summer of 2015 have started! Adults and scouts that are interested, please see Mr. Fleming for more details.

Upcoming events:

18 to 29 – July Philmont trip

24 – July Troop Committee Meeting 7 PM

26 – July Aviation Merit Badge offered by 1940 Terminal Museum

2 – Aug Mike Weeks’ Eagle Project

3 – Aug PLC Meeting 1 PM

3 – Aug Patrol Advisors Meeting 1 PM
21 – Aug Troop Committee Meeting 7 PM

22 to 23 – Aug Troop Planning Meeting

22 to 23 – Aug Houston Trade-o-ree Cockrell Scout Center

17 to 19 – Oct Ghosts and Goblins at Camp Karankawa

 

Green – service hour opportunity

Red – external organization hosting an event

Gold – leadership extras

Blue – camping/outdoor activity

 

Troop Calendar!
http://troop464.us/wp/?page_id=57

Troop website!
http://troop464.us/wp/

If you have notes or comments you want included in the weekly update, please send them through David Albee.

Eagle Scout Documents

Click here for the following documents:

Eagle Scout Rank Application

512-927 Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook

Aviation Merit Badge Workshop

Documents:

The 1940 Air Terminal Museum located at Hobby Airport is offering a merit badge workshop for the Aviation Merit badge on 6/28 or 7/26.

Scouts will learn about the forces of flight, types of engines, and functions of aircraft instruments
and control surfaces. Guided tours of the 1940 Air Terminal Museum and presentations by career speakers
will also inform participants of commercial aviation’s rapid growth and various job opportunities
available in the Houston Area.

*This workshop satisfies the following requirements for the Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge: Section 1; Section 2.b, c, &f ; Section 3.b; Section 4.a & c ; Section 5

Age: 12 years and up
Cost: $20 for Scouts, $10 for Chaperones (i.e. Certified Scout Leaders and Adult Members over 17 years of age)
Forms: Registration Form, Photo and Medical & Liability Release Waivers due 1 week prior to the workshop.
Method of Submission: Completed forms and payment may be personally delivered or mailed to
the 1940 Air Terminal Museum. Electronic copies may also be sent to the following email address: intern@1940airterminal.org.

Regards,
Vernon
trevor@vmst.net

NEW – BSA Health Form

The new BSA Health Form needs to be completed prior to summer camp.  Here is the link the new form:  BSA New Health Forms

Troop 464 Leading Cub-0-re at Camp Karankawa – Huge Success!

Thank you Troop 464 for doing a great job organizing and leading the cub-o-re at Camp Karankawa this weekend (April 26 – 27).

My best,

 

Chuck Herrera
Scout Executive / CEO

Bay Area Council, BSA
(409) 744-5207 Ext 13 (281) 683-6262
chuck.herrera@scouting.org

Troop Scout Leadership Results

Here is the new leadership for the troop.

SPL – John O
ASPL – Ryan R
ASPL – Andrew N
Quartermaster – Noe G
Scribe – Micheal Z
Historian – Stevie H
Librarian – Ben V
Chaplinan Aid – Will D
Order of the Arrow Rep – Nick A
Bugler – Open

Lexington Campout Program

The boys and scout leaders had a wonderful time on Lexington and earned 65 total community service hours.  The boys setup chairs for the flag ceremony and cleaned up after breakfast on Day 2.

E-Rock Campout

The boys had a great time backpacking, hiking, and rock climbing at E-Rock.  Look for pictures to be posted soon.

Personal Fitness Merit Badge Worksheet

For those Boy Scouts that have signed up for the Personal Fitness Merit Badge, you will need the Personal Fitness Merit Badge Worksheet.  You can download it from our website by clicking here:  Personal Fitness Merit Badge Workbook

Camp Sequoyah Update 4

I have sat down and figured out the amount of slots we have and what the payment schedule will be. Here we go

We have 32 youth spots and 8 adults. For a total of 40

Here is how the cost break down right now. There may be changes to these cost as we get closer to camp. All costs are based on a 40 person group.

Cost of camp: $275.00
Estimated cost of transportation per person is $165.00
Grand total to attend this camp is $440.00
There will be a 75.00 deposit when you sign up for camp
The next payment of $75.00 will be due on February 11th.
The next payment of $75.00 will be due on March 4th.
The next payment of $75.00 will be due on April 15th.
The final payment will due on June 3rd.

Please contact me with any questions