Troop 30 Recent Activities-2013

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December '13 - City Museum Scout Sleepover (1 night - inside)

12 Scouts, 6 Adults (12/29-12/30)

 

December '13 - Shooting Campout, Bench Rest Rifle Club (2 nights - tents)

23 Scouts, 18 Adults (12/6-12/8)

 

November '13 - Turkey Trot Day Hike (day activity)

Rockwood Reservation - 2 mile and 3 mile hike; walk off some of that Thanksgiving turkey! (11/29)

 

November '13 - Scouting For Food (day activity)

4570 food items collected and donated to St. Joachim & Ann's food pantry. (11/9 & 11/16)

 

October '13 - Webeloree, Beaumont Scout Ranch (2 nights - Adirondacks)

12 Boy Scouts, 7 Troop Adults, plus Webelo II's, Webelo I's, and Webelo Parents.  (10/25-10/27)

 

October '13 - Park Charles South Service Project (day activity)

(10/19)

 

September '13 - Bicycle Ride Campout, Community Club Park, Marthasville, MO (2 night - tents)

15 Scouts, 9 Adults.  Twenty five mile ride - Marthasville to Klondike Park and back.  (9/27-9/29)

 

September '13 - OA Section Conclave, Camp Joy (2 night - tents)
 2 Scouts, 2 Adults. Section C-3B 2013 Conclave, "Arrowman Investigation: Finding the Arrow".  (9/20-9/22)

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September '13 - PLC Training Campout, Beaumont (1 night - tents)
10 Scouts, 7 Adults. Introduction to Leadership Skills for Troops (Troop Organization, Tools of the Trade (Communication, Planning, Teaching), Leadership and Teamwork). (9/14-9/15)

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September '13 - OA Fall Reunion, S-F Scout Ranch (2 nights - tents)

1 Scouts, 2 Adults. (9/6-9/8)

 

August '13 - Fishing & Hiking Campout, Cuivre River State Park (2 nights - tents)
14 Scouts, 11 Adults. Fishing, Hiking, Campfire Program, Food, Smores (8/23-8/25)

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June '13 - Summer Camp, Lewis & Clark Scout Camp, Yankton, SD (Sioux Council) (6 nights - tents)
32 Scouts, 19 Adults.  First Year Scout Program - 10 Scouts, Merit Badge Program - 12 Scouts, Missouri Rive High Adventure Program - 10 Scouts. We were one of two troops to earn the Lewis & Clark Camp Award, we worked on 80 merit badges (most of which were completed at camp), there were five rank advancements at camp, we discovered a new flavor suggestion for Crest toothpaste....yumm. (6/16-6/22)

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May '13 - Jefferson Barracks Memorial Day Good Turn (day activity)

17 Scouts, 19 Adults.  Place flags on graves, in remembrance ... (5/26)

 

May '13 - District Camporee Campout, Beaumont Scout Ranch (2 night - tents)

(5/17-5/19)

 

April '13 - OA Spring Conclave, Beaumont Scout Ranch (2 night - tents)

12 Scouts, 8 Adults.  One Scout completed Brotherhood.  (4/12-4/14)

 

April '13 - Arrow-of-Light Campout/Ceremony, Beaumont - Laemmli Campsite (1 night - tents)
22 Scouts, 14 Adults.  First campout with the Troop for the scouts who crossed over in 2013.  (4/6-4/7)

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March '13 - Little Rock, AR Spring Break Trip (2 nights - inside) 
10 Scouts and 9 Adults.  A stop at the Crown Ridge Tiger Sanctuary (very cool), one night at Little Rock Air Force Base (in their Scout Lodge; we're very jealous of their facilities!!!), a great breakfast in the base mess hall, Geocaching at Pinnacle Mountain State Park (it's named "mountain" for a reason...), one night aboard the USS Razorback (WWII Submarine) - the most unique night of "camping" we've had in a long time.  (3/15-3/17)

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February '13 - City Museum Scout Sleepover (1 night - inside) 

16 Scouts and 4 Adults.  Climbing, crawling, walking, sliding, running - all night....  (2/17-2/18)

 

February '13 - 5-Mile Hike, Clark Trail, Weldon Springs (day activity)

2 Scouts, 4 Adults, 1 Webelo, and 1 Webelo Dad.  When it rains, Scouts revert to Plan-B (which is the same as Plan-A except you wear a rain coat...). (2/10)

 

February '13 - Green and Gold Banquet and Lock-in, Chapel of the Cross Lutheran Church (1 night - inside)

90+ Scouts/Leaders/Family/Friends for the Banquet.  Reached Bronze Level in Friends-of-Scouting Campaign. Previous year highlights include 33 Scouts registered in the troop, 438 nights of scout-camping (1 Scout & 1 Adult had 26 nights, 2 Scouts reached 100 nights of camping), 16 rank advancements, 1 Eagle Scout.  We said goodbye to our Scout Master & Committee Chair and welcomed new ones! 
  
28 Scouts and 6 Adults for the Lock-In.  Lots of left-over food, basketball, wiffle ball, dodge ball (who knew dodge ball could last all night...), video games, midnight pizza, soda all night, up all night (well, some us...). (2/8-2/9)

 

February '13 - Scout Sunday, New Hope Presbyterian Church (day activity)

A Scout is Reverent... Attend Sunday service as a troop. (2/3)

 

January '13 - City Museum Outing (Evening Activity) 

40 Scouts / Siblings / Friends / Family / Adults.  Climbing, crawling, walking, sliding, running - lots of exercise without even realizing it....  (1/25)

 

January '13 - Tree Houses Campout, S-F Scout Ranch (2 nights - Adirondacks) 

21 Scouts and 10 Adults.  Nice brisk weather, great food, snowball fight, rocks on the ice, "slightly" larger than basketball-sized fire, and of course awesome games of flashlight tag.  (1/4-1/6)