The final Troop 3 meeting until September will take place this Wednesday 7-8:30PM at the Derby 2nd Congregational Church.
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.
annual Derby History Patrol Scavenger Hunt will take place and a prize
will be awarded to the winning patrol. Class A uniforms required.
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.
Twenty-three photo albums from the year 2005 have been added to the Photo Albums section.
Winter Camp 2006 will take place on February 17th-February 20th at Edmund D. Strang Scout Reservation. The event is limited to the first 23 youth members who register with full fees paid. Registered Boy Scouts and Venture Crew Members must be 12 years of age at the time of the event and First Class Rank. Click here to view the brochure (.pdf)
The 82nd Annual Scout Gang Show will take place on May 12 & 13, 2006 in the Fellowship Hall of Derby Methodist Church. It is the longest show of its kind and has received national publicity. The theme for this year's show is "The times They Are A Changing" and will feature songs from the 1960s. To download the 2006 Gang Show Booster letter, click here (.doc)