The final Troop 3 meeting until September will take place this Wednesday 7-8:30PM at the Derby 2nd Congregational Church.
The merit badge library will be open for scouts to check out merit badge books they would like to borrow for summer camp (or you can purchase them at the camp trading post). Camp tent mates will be finalized and MANDATORY medical forms and permission slips will be collected.
The annual Derby History Patrol Scavenger Hunt will take place and a prize will be awarded to the winning patrol. Class A uniforms required.
There will also be a brief presentation highlighting Troop 3's 2008 summer trip. Hint: Captain Jack Sparrow. A $100 deposit (can be taken from your troop account) will reserve your spot and signups with deposit will be first come first serve beginning Wed. night. The cost will be approx $1200. You must be 14 by Sept. 1, 2008 to qualify for this trip (more than 75% of the troop qualifies) and attend a week at Strang Scout Reservation in 2008.
Don't miss out on the final troop meeting. Patrol leaders, please remind your patrol members.
Other upcoming events:
June 17 - Housatonic Council's Father's Day Pancake Breakfast at Paugassett Hook & Ladder Co. on Route 34.
June 19 - First Summer Concert on the Derby Green. Working scouts must wear troop 3 t-shirts. Concerts continue every Tuesday (Wed. if it rains) throughout the summer. Scouts who work will funds.
June 24 - Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Jim Blaskewicz, 1PM at Hilltop Hose Fire House, Puluski Highway, Ansonia.