The agenda for our Wednesday night activity:

  • Troop Yell

  • Cyber Chip Presentations

  • Scout Uniform Prep

  • Camp Grizzly Preparations Review

  1. Bring your uniform, we will sew on missing patches

  2. Bring your Cyber Chip presentation

  3. Bring some Troop Yell ideas. 

  4. Receive a camp grizzly packing list and other details sheet.

Cyber Chip 

Cyber Chip Requirements for Grades 6-8. We will be working on requirement 4.

  1. Read and sign the Level II Internet Safety Pledge from NetSmartz. (BSA Cyber Chip green card)

  2. Write and sign a personalized contract with your parent or guardian that outlines rules for using the computer and mobile devices, including what you can download, what you can post, and consequences for inappropriate use.

  3. Watch the video “Friend or Fake,” along with two additional videos of your choosing, to see how friends can help each other to stay safe online. (www.netsmartz.org/scouting )

  4. As an individual or with your patrol, use the EDGE method and mini lessons to teach Internet safety rules, behavior, and “netiquette” to your troop or another patrol. You are encouraged to use any additional material and information you have researched. Each member of the patrol must have a role and present part of the lesson. (www.netsmartz.org/scouting )

  5. Discuss with your unit leader the acceptable standards and practices for using allowed electronic devices, such as phones and games, at your meetings and other Scouting events.

Scout Prep for Grizzly

We will take some time to prep Scouts for Camp Grizzly including; 

  1. Information about the camp

  2. Daily routine

  3. Flags

  4. Meals

  5. Merit badge class structure

  6. Blue cards

  7. Individual gear

  8. Appropriate Behavior

  9. Safety

This list is the final headcount for CAMP GRIZZLY 2017. If you are not on this list you are not going. The check we send to Grizzly will be based on these 14 boys.

[X] Alex Binks
[X] Alex Mortensen
[X] Angel Andreason
[X] Asa Olsen
[X] Corbin Burt
[X] Dyamin Vanek
[X] Ian Olsen
[X] James Heiner
[X] James Huntwork
[X] Jameson Bradshaw
[X] Ryan Anderson
[X] Teagan Langston
[X] William Hubert
[X] Zachery Farnsworth

Every Scout planning on attending Scout Camp must have a completed physical valid within one year of the activity. Scout Camp is July 24th - 29th. If you need a new form I have linked it here. Part C of the form is completed by the physician. 

  • Meet in the Rosauers parking lot in Colfax Thursday Morning June 15th.

  • Be ready to leave from Rosauers by 6:00 AM. 

  • Arrive at camp near Laird Park. 7:00 AM.

  • Store gear away from rain.

  • Collect lunch supplies, water bottles, gloves etc.

  • Leave to go cut wood. 7:20 AM.

  • Eat lunch. 12:00 PM.

  • Cut more wood. 

  • Return to camp. 4 PM.

  • Set-up camp/cook dinner.

  • Lights out. 10:00 PM.

The Scouts will be planning for the upcoming Wood Cutting Fundraiser Activity. Agenda items will include; camp equipment, cook equipment, food assignments, adult supervision, transportation, general itinerary. If you are an adult and you are planning on joining the Scouts for one or all three days of the activity you are welcome to attend this meeting. The Wood Cutting Activity goes from June 15th-17th. Last year we drove up early Thursday morning to arrive at Laird Park around 7:30 AM. Clearwater National Forest, Forest Rd 1606, Harvard, ID 83834. The group went straight to the wood cutting site after arriving and ate a picknick lunch of sandwiches. Tents were set up after returning from cutting wood in the hills the first day. On Saturday wood is delivered to households that reserved cords of wood.  Scouts will not be operating chain saws, but handle and carry wood only. 

Parent Consent Form

As a part of the  most recent Merit Badge Saturday, the participants have been asked to take part in the following to complete the merit badge:


 7a. Take part in an emergency service project either real or a practice drill, with a Scouting unit or a  community agency.

 7b. Prepare a plan for mobilizing your troop when needed to do emergency service, If there is already a plan, explain it.  


 We will switch one of our planned activities to complete an emergency service project and a troop mobilization plan between now and the next MBS (May 20th).  Information on how to run an emergency service project and make a plan are available online. 

The 1st Annual Spring Meat Shoot. Pre-Registration requested by April 15th, from 10:45 AM - 5:00 PM. Cost is $10.00 for a round. Safety brief starts at 10:45. Shooting starts at 11:00 AM. The event is open to both youth and adults. The Shotgun Merit Badge will be offered in the AM, sign up is separate from this event, and you will receive the Mandatory Safety brief during the class. 

To register for the Spring Meat Shoot follow this link

Shotgun Merit Badge
Sat. April 29th | 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.

This event is provided for Scouts to earn their Shotgun Merit Badge. All classroom instruction will be completed first thing in the morning; shooting will begin upon completion. You must qualify to earn the badge, and a partial will be given to those that did not complete the shooting portion. You will need to bring a signed Blue Card from your Unit Leader. After the Merit Badge Class, you may stay for the Meat Shoot. Cost is $10 for a round of 10 shots; Follow the link below to learn more!

Follow this link to Register!