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Troop Day Trip – May 16th – Wings Over Wayne/Air Show

The following scouts/families are signed up for the AirShow Day Trip Saturday May 16th:


Dawn R
Dan B
Banala Family (3)
Jordan S.

Please meet at church at 5:15 AM for a 5:30 AM departure.  We will be taking the Harrison UMC bus.
Bottled water is allowed on the bus but no other drinks/snacks.

Please plan on wearing Class A uniform to travel but wear Class B shirts (or solid red t-shirt) under uniform, so that Class A shirts can be left on the bus for travel home.

Bring money for Saturday breakfast and dinner on the road as well as money for food/drinks at the Airshow (estimate around $30).

You may want to bring sunscreen, but it must be put on before you arrive at the airshow as NO backpacks are allowed in the Show.

Please bring a hat and comfortable shoes for walking.  You may bring a folding chair but will be responsible for carrying/keeping up with it.
We plan to return to the church around 9 PM.

Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Zachary Groce

The Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Zachary Groce will be held Friday night, May 15th.  All scouts are expected to attend and be in Class A uniforms. Scout families are invited to attend as well, but please RSVP (see below) so that the Groce’s have an accurate count for planning purposes.  Please also make note of the location of this event.

Date:  May 15th
Time:  7:00 PM  (Scouts should arrive by 6:45 PM)
Location:  Light of Christ United Methodist Church, 9212 Bryant Farms Road, Charlotte, NC  28277  (Click Here For a Map)

Reception following with cake and other refreshments.

RSVP:  (704) 540-5288 or

Eagle Project – Bocce Court – Grand Opening – Saturday, April 25

There will be a grand opening ceremony for Michael Martin’s Eagle Project Bocce Court on Saturday, April 25 at 10 AM.  The ceremony will take place at the court site, near the picnic shelter (in case of rain). Address is 1000 Johnston Dr  Pineville, NC  28134.  If you plan to attend, please arrive in Class A uniform.


Camping Trip Details this Weekend – 4/24 – 4/26

Cane Creek Camping Trip This Weekend 4-24 to 4-26-15


The Transportation Museum Trip was cancelled by the organizers due to unspecified reasons.  The troop will be camping this weekend at Cane Creek Park near Waxhaw, NC in Group Camping Area G from Friday April 24 to Sunday April 26.  The scouts below signed up to attend the trip.  We will meet at Harrison UMC by the trailer at 5:30 pm on Friday and will leave at 6:00 pm.  We will be returning to the church by noon on Sunday.  We will working on the Fishing Merit Badge, preparation for Tenderfoot SMCs, and rank requirements.  Please bring money for dinner on Friday and food for the weekend (suggest $20 to $25).  David Scott will collect food money for the weekend.




Shane Powers, David Scott, Jason Reeves

There is a forecast for some rain on Saturday, so please bring rain gear, scout book and pen, water bottles, mess kits (silverware and plates not provided), sleeping bag, pillow, extra clothes and shoes.  Also bring a fishing pole (a couple of limited poles may be available to borrow), bobbers, and lures.  We will have fishing worms available.

Adult contacts numbers:

Jason Reeves 704-609-0848

David Scott 704-543-4888

Shane Powers 704-806-9717

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