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  • Scavenger Hunt
    Scavenger Hunt List: Scout Shirt Scout Pants Scout Belt Scout Neckerchief Scout Socks Scout Book Blue Card Flashlight Mess Kit Mattress Tent Sleeping Bag Backpack Utensils Camp Knife Matches Bandage Gauze Antibiotic Cream Sun screen Bug Spray Water Bottle Head lamp Rain Jacket or Poncho Gaiter Scout Hat Hand Sanitizer Compass Gloves Hiking Poles Hiking…
  • Instruction Video Guidelines/Hints
    FORMAT Either video or Powerpoint or Google Slides Some topics are better as a Powerpoint or Google Slides Presentation than as a pure video. Use your judgement and imagine how you would like to see it presented. If doing video, it is preferred that you edit the video yourself into a short movie with a…
  • New Scout Campout Meal Planning
    Due to COVID-19 prevention measures some the meal preparation for the New Scout Campout is different than it has been in the past.
  • Virtual New Parent Orientation Recap
  • Troop 55 News – 2021-01-03
    TROOP 55 NEWS January 3, 2021 **Troop 55 Virtual Troop Meeting (first one in 2021) When: Tuesday, January 5, 7:00 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/92180693001?pwd=Y1phMm1DOHFrZHdhZW1uZ09RRHByUT09 Meeting ID: 921 8069 3001 Passcode: patrick (new password!) **New password for the Troop 55 website There is a new password for the restricted portions of the official troop55.org and…

From the Historian . . .

  • COVID-19 Restrictions
    It is crazy out there and a lot of events are being cancelled. Many people are getting infected, but how has this affected Troop 55?  All the future troop campouts have been canceled. I know people are wondering about the summer camps. All I know is that camp Emerald Bay is still going on, but…
  • March 2020 Campout – Martin Dies State Park
    On March 6, 2020 we went to Martin Dies State Park. We are planning to hike, swim, and kayak.   We all woke up and had a nice breakfast. It was also cold and we were expecting it to be warmer. After breakfast we went to flag our patrol leader Henry Reinhardt and scout master Bob…