Sailing aboard the Schooner Quinnipiack - Wed, July 30, 5PM to 10PM, meet at Derby 2nd Cong. Church, drivers needed. For Sea Base trip participants and their parents, this "3 hour tour" also has limited openings for other scouts interested in participating. We will be sailing from New Haven Harbor into Long Island Sound and will be learning about sailing knots & sail raising, navigation and sea life. All SeaBase scouts are expected to attend. All others should contact me if you are interested in participating. No cost for this trip due to a grant from the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven.
SeaBase scouts: Must turn in outstanding completed SeaBase medical forms and copies of insurance cards and make final payments on July 30.
We have a limited number of $75 camperships available for Week 4 and Adventure to Eagle Week at Strang Scout Reservation taking place July 27-Aug 2 - Troop 3 will fund $75 towards any scout interested in signing up for this final week at summer camp. For A2E, Eagle required merit badges will be offered in addition to all of the fun program activities. Scouts below Star Rank can sign up for the regular merit badge program. Contact Ray Oppel firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested. Adventure to Eagle info can be found here: http://www.housatonicbsa.org/Camping/2008/2008AdventureToEagleInformation.pdf
Don't forget to send in your deposit to BSA Troop 3, PO Box 8, Derby, CT 06418 to reserve your spot on the '09 Canyon Adventure Troop 3 Supertrip. See below for more information.
Summer concert concessions on the Derby Green continue every Tuesday night throughout the summer. Contact Sue Stankye email@example.com if you would like to participate in this fundraiser for summer camp '09 and '09 Canyon adventure.
Troop 3 Patrol Leader's Council '08-09 Calendar Planning will take place on Saturday, August 30. Place to be determined.