TROOP 139 "Prepared for Life"

2012 October Newsletter

Troop Meetings: Mondays 7:30pm Grandview Presbyterian Church

Troop Announcements and Upcoming Events

Get Your Design ON

The Troop will be getting hoodies to show our Troop Spirit!


Submit a design by November 19th.

The Scouts will vote on the designs.

The design needs to include the following:

  • Fleur dis lis (scout symbol)
  • Troop 139
  • Glendale, CA
  • Prepared for Life


Rechartering Time!

It is time to recharter our unit!

*Adults: Make sure Youth Protection is current and any position training is taken care of.


$75 per Scout,

Families with more than 1 scout, $50 per Scout

$15 per Adult,

$40 annual equipment fund

This fund has been established to purchase new equipment as needed. Troop records show not all families have paid for their $40 for 2012. Please turn in fees as soon as possible. We have discovered we are in need of some new equipment before Camporee.


Dues & Fees

Dues

$5 per Scout each month.

Pay dues to Troop Scribe Sean Rawlins. Be sure to get a receipt.


Annual Troop Equipment fund fee: $40 per a family

This fund has been established to purchase new equipment as needed. Troop records show not all families have paid for their $40 for 2012. Please turn in fees as soon as possible. We have discovered we are in need of some new equipment before Camporee.


Troop T-shirts: see Shirley for prices

“Be Prepared…the meaning of the motto is that a scout must prepare himself by previous thinking out and practicing how to act on any accident or emergency so that he is never taken by surprise.” Baden Powell

Troop Information and Calendar

Troop Meetings:

Mondays 7:30pm Grandview Presbyterian Church


Ian Kelly

Senior Patrol Leader

ikelly8@earthlink.net

David Potter

Scoutmaster

dcpleadman@att.net

Shelly Rawlins

Troop Committee Chair

shellyrawlins@sbcglobal.net

Troop Charter Organization: Grandview Presbyterian


TROOP CALENDAR

*Please note time and location


NOVEMBER

5 Patrol Leader Conference 7:30

*10 Scouting for Food@ Grandview 8:00AM

12 Troop Meeting 7:3O

15 OA Lodge Meeting 7:0O

*17 Scouting for Food@ Grandview 9:00AM

19 Troop Meeting 7:30

22 THANKSGIVING

26 Troop Meeting 7:30


DECEMBER

3 Troop Meeting 7:30

Troop elections/Blue cards due/BOR

*8 OA Banquet 6:00 TBD

10 Court of Honor 7:00

17 Holiday Party 7:00

21-Jan 3 WINTER BREAK

26 Officer Training/PLC 9:00AM TBD


2013

January

7 Troop Meeting 7:30

11-12 Winter Campout

14 Troop Meeting 7:30

17 OA Meeting 7:00

21 No Troop Meeting: Martin Luther King Day

26 Ten Commandment Hike

28 Troop Meeting


February

3 Scout Sunday 9:00am Grandview

4 PLC Meeting 7:30

9 Outing TBD

11 Troop Meeting 7:30

14 OA Meeting 7:00

18 No Troop Meeting: President's Day

23-24 Winter Camp TBD

25 Troop Meeting 7:30