Troop Tidbits May 13, 2019

Troop 493 Tidbits

May 13, 2019

Meeting – Collins Elementary School gym 7pm to 8pm.
Please remember to bring your Scout books and wear your Class A
shirts to all meetings.
Our May meetings will focus on obtaining our Citizenship in the
Community merit badge (Eagle Required) Thank you Mrs. Garig.   We will also be learning about tent repair and brushing up on the
skills we need for our Spring Camporee challenges.

Camp Napowan early discount rate payment $325.00 due by May 15th, 2019. Cost after May 15th is: $350.00 – 1st year scouts have until June 15th to make payment.  If scouts are interested and haven’t signed up for merit badges, you will need to asap to be able to get in some of the classes – Please reach out to John Campbell to sign up or for any questions: – 773-406-5624

Charlie Zielinski’s Eagle Project – Saturday May 18th 2019 – Spring Valley Nature Center – we will be assisting with planting of trees in the space that we cleared last fall – For details and to volunteer please contact Charlie:

Spring Camporee at Camp Lakota Woodstock, IL – May 31 through June 2nd 2019. Try your skills at knot tying, geocaching/orienteering, archery, knots, and climbing, all while camping with your fellow scouts in our council. Cost: $35.00 per person – Permission slip due May 22nd 2019

If you have an announcement or updates for Troop Tidbits, please send it before 5pm on Sundays to Cody Porter – and Dave Porter –