[Troop222All] Scoutmaster Updates: March 3rd, 2014

Action Items:
– RSVP for the Point Reyes campout here.  Everyone should RSVP (Yes or No)!
– Signup for Summer Camp by clicking here.
Calendar of upcoming events:  (see www.t222.org for the full calendar) 
Tuesday    Mar.   4     6:30pm   Council Recognition dinner.

Wednesday  Mar.   5     7:30pm   Troop Meeting – Field Uniform (Class A) – MPPC C-20
Thursday   Mar.   6     7:30pm   Roundtable – Ongoing Adult Leadership Training offered by the Council
Saturday   Mar.   8     8:00am   Day hike at Santa Teresa Park. Meet @ M-A High School at 8:00am.

 RSVP to Ken Johnson garquila@sbcglobal.net

Sunday     Mar.   9     7:30pm   Florida Sea Base Meeting – Mandatory – Navigation  – T-shirt design
Wednesday  Mar.  12     7:30pm   Troop Meeting – Activity Uniform – MPPC C-20
Wednesday  Mar.  15-16   Point Reyes National Sea Shore Backpacking – http://bit.ly/OeemeU 
Wednesday  Mar.  19     7:30pm   Troop Meeting – Activity Uniform – MPPC
Wednesday  Mar.  26     7:30pm   Trail to First Class Meeting – Activity Uniform – MPPPC
Sat & Sun  Mar.  29-30    Compassion Weekend – More details coming
 Plan to donate some time for service to the community through MPPC.
Wednesday  Apr.   2     7:30pm   Troop Meeting – Field Uniform (Class A) – MPPC C-20
Sunday     Apr.   6     3:00pm   Florida Sea Base Meeting – Mandatory – Team building activity
Sunday     Apr.   6     6:30pm   Patrol Leader’s Council – MPPC C-20
Weekend    Apr.  11-13           Order of the Arrow Ordeal – For those eligible scouts
Wednesday  Apr.  23    7:30pm   Troop Meeting – Activity Uniform – MPPC C-20
Monday     Apr.  28    7:30pm   Mandatory Parent Meeting & Social
Wednesday  Apr.  30    7:30pm   Trail to First Class Meeting – Activity Uniform – MPPPC

Outings
Wednesday  Mar.  15-16   Point Reyes National Sea Shore Backpacking – http://bit.ly/OeemeU 
Fri.-Sun.  Apr.  25-27  Camporee – Cutter Scout reservation – 
Fri.-Sun.  May   16-18  Family camping – Sunset Beach – http://bit.ly/1jVoVRb
Weeklong   June  14-20           National Youth Leadership Training – See below for more info
Sun.-Wed.  June  29-July 2       Desolation Wilderness
Weeklong   July  13-19           Summer Camp – Oljato
Weeklong   July  30-Aug 7        Florida Sea Base – Sea Exploring – spots still available!

Volunteers needed:

TOUR PERMIT COORDINATOR (1 hr/outing – Must be trained/registered member of the committee) Prepare and submit BSA Tour Permits for monthly outings, Recruit and coordinate drivers, Provide maps/schedules, transportation details and communicate parent updates

DEN CHIEF COORDINATOR (2 hrs/mo) Identifies den chiefs and coordinates with Cub Scout packs (222, 565) to assign boys to dens; Meets with Den Chiefs 2-3 times/year to provide leadership guidance and suggestions.

Training Offered:
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National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) – June 14-20, 2014
Registration now open. An exciting, action-packed program provides youth with leadership skills and experience they can use in their units and in other situations. Key concepts focus on what a leader must BE, what he must KNOW, and what he must DO, and are taught with a clear focus on HOW TO. The skills come alive during the week as the patrol goes on a Quest for the Meaning of Leadership. Click here for more info.
For those that have not completed the required training for ASM please mark your calendars.  To be a trained ASM you must have 1) Youth Protection Training 2) Introduction to Outdoor Leaders Skills, and 3) Position Specific Training.
Introduction to Outdoor Leaders Skills (for all ASMs & SM) – Starts March 5th http://www.pacsky.org/Training/Adult/Courses-Required/IntroOutdoorLeaderSkills0314

Boy Scout Position Specific Training – (for all ASMs & SM) – April 2 (3 parts)  http://www.pacsky.org/Training/Adult/Courses-Required/BSPositionSpecificSpring2014

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