Troop 66
2013 Event Calendar

** Updates will be made as things change

Date the page was last updated: 04/20/2013

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2013

January 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

January 1
Tuesday

New Year’s Day - Happy Holidays

January 3
Thursday

Troop Uniform Inspection and Meeting 
-
All Scouts need to be in Class A uniform - 7P

January 6
Sunday

Troop 66 Bowling Challenge
Rynish Bowling Center, NTC Great Lakes
LV 2:30P fm Burkey Mall Parking Lot-$30 includes 2 hrs of bowling, shoe rental, pitcher of pop& large pizza
See flyer at the meeting!     Got your
Permission Slip?

 

January 10
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P

 

January 12
Saturday

- Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr - (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

 

January 14
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

January 17
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Last night to turn-in Advancements/MB completions for Feb 7th Court of Honor
Scout Sunday/Court of Honor Planning

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P
T
roop FOS Presentation

January 24
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P

 

January 26
Saturday

Law Merit Badge Day
Lake Co Courthouse in Waukegan
8:15A-3:45P, 1st Class in Class A's
Don't forget your Blue Card  Got your
Permission Slip?

 

January 31
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Scout Sunday/Court of Honor Practice

 

February 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

February 3
Sunday

Scout Sunday
Cub and Boy Scouts attend 11A Mass and participate in Uniform. Need Scouts as Flag Bearers, Servers, Lectors, Ushers and Greeters.

P68 Blue and Gold Banquet/Pack 68 Webelos Crossover and T66 Court of Honor - Noon in Parish Center

 

February 7
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P

Uniform and Equipment Swap Night - Bring any uniforms, boots and camping equipment that know longer fits to swap or give away to someone who can use it.

 

Feb 8-10
Fri-Sat-Sun

Cabin Campout @ Camp Ohdakota, Burlington, WI Scout Garage @ 5:30P

Feb 9 North Star District Dinner -
Location: TBD
The cost for this event was $27 per person.

February 8
Friday

103rd Anniversary of Scouting

 

February 11
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

February 13
Wednesday

Ash Wednesday

 

February 14
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
 

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

February 16
Saturday

Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
- (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

 

February 21
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Planning and Doing a Service Project

 

February 28
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
First Aid Meet Practice

 

March 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

March 2
Saturday

Scouting for Food
Bag/Door Hanger Drop Off

 

March 7
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P

First Aid Practice

 

March 9
Saturday

Scouting for Food
Bag Collection and drop off at Lake Co Food Pantry
- OA Service Project helping to receive and sort food donations.

8th Annual All Scout Nano Event
9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Cost is $10 per person. Event Includes hands-on experiments, tours of laboratories and facilities, a poster presentation and contest, and lunch with the scientists. Presented by the International Institute for Nanotechnology. Held on the Northwestern University 2145 Sheridan Rd., K-111, Evanston campus, IL
Pre-registration is REQUIRED.

Please contact Mike Kleppinger, Boy Scout Troop 309 ASM (m.kleppinger@sbcglobal.net )

March 11
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
-7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

March 14
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
First Aid Practice

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

March 16
Saturday

First Aid Meet (North Star District)
Location: TBD - 8A/5P
- Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
 
(Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

 

March 21 Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
OA Elections, First Aid Practice

 

March 23
Saturday

Mini North Star Merit Badge Skills Day
in Parish Center - 8A - 3:30P

 

March 24
Sunday

Palm Sunday

 

March 28
Thursday

No Meeting - Holy Thursday

 

March 29
Friday

Good Friday

 

March 31
Sunday

EASTER

 

April 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

April 4
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P

 

April 6
Saturday
Illinois Beach BSA Service Project
8A-Noon, Lunch provided, Bring gloves, boots and water.

April 8
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
 7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

April 11
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
 

 

April 13
Saturday
Spring Cleaning @OLH Service Project
8A-Noon, Lunch provided, Bring gloves, boots and water.

April 17
Wednesday

 

Planning Mtg for Scout-A-Rama 2013, 6:30P in PC

April 18
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Menu Planning

- Troop Committee Meeting - 7P
 

April 19 – 21
Fri-Sat-Sun

Miakoda Overnight Challenge
(North Star District) Fri- 9P to Sun-12P

 

April 20
Saturday

Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
 - (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

 

April 25
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P

 

April 26-28
Fri/Sat/Sun

2013 A. Lincoln Pilgrimage Campout
 - New Salem/Springfield, IL
. Need early crew to claim campsite. Depart Scout Garage @ 5:30P

 

April 30
Tuesday

Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner

May 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

May 2
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P
 
Sleeping Bags/Mats

 

May 4
Saturday

Climbing at Adventure Rock - Milwaukee, WI, Depart Scout garage 2:30P, Rtn NLT 10P

 

May 5
Sunday
Half-day Canoe float on the Des Plaines. Russell Road to Wadsworth.
Meet @Noon, Scout Garage, approx 4 hr float.

May 9
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P

 

May 12
Saturday

Mother's Day

 

May 13
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

May 16
Thursday

Road Clean Up@ 33rd & McAree - 6P
Troop Meeting -
7P

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

May 17-19
Fri/Sat/Sun

Troop 66 Webelos Woods at Camp Lakota, Woodstock - combine w/Railroad Scout Day
Scout Day at
Illinois Railway Museum, Union, IL
- Boy and Girl Scout troops participate in a day-long event; including a flag ceremony, awarding of badges and touring the Museum.

Scout Shop last open Saturday before Summer Hours

May 18
Sat/Sun

Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
 - (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

 

May 23
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Activities at Summer Camp

Planning Mtg for MaKaJaWan Summer Camp -7P

May 24
Friday

Set U.S. Flags at Beach Parkview Cemetery – 5P

 

May 24-27
Fri/Sat/Sun/Mon

OA Worker Weekend @ MaKaJaWan.

 

May 27
Monday

Memorial Day
11A Memorial Day Event at Founders Park,
Show in Class A uniform at 10A

 

May 27
Tuesday

Retrieve U.S. Flags at Beach Park Parkview Cemetery – 5P

 

May 30
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
 
Activities at Summer Camp

 

June 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

June 6
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting -

 

June 7-9
Fri/Sat/Sun

OLH Scout-A-Rama 2013
BS overnighter Friday, everyone else Saturday 8A

June 10
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

June 13
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Flag day Flag Retirement Ceremony @ OLH. Start fire pits at 6P.

 

June 14
Friday

Flag Day

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

June 15
Saturday

- Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
 - (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

 

June 16
Sunday

Father's Day

June 20
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
 

 

June 23-29
Sun-Saturday

Summer Camp at MaKaJaWan Scout Reservation Week 1, Pearson, WI
Leaving from Scout Garage Parking Lot at 8AM

June 27
Thursday

Troop Meeting for those not at Camp- 7P
 Troop at Summer Camp

 

July 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

July or August

TENTATIVE - Troop Pool Party - 6P to 8P, Shiloh Pool or Gurnee
Got your
Permission Slip?

July 4
Thursday

Independence Day- No Troop Meeting

July 8
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
 7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

July 11
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P

July 14-23
Sunday

National Jamboree-Depart 14th
Starts on 15, ends on 23rd

 

July 18
Thursday

Troop Meeting

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

July 20
Saturday

Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
- (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

July 19-21
Fri-Sun

Fox River Canoe Float/Camp Crown Campout 5:30P Meet @ Scout Garage

July 25
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Cooking - Cook a Cobbler in Dutch Oven

August 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

August 1
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P

Spaghetti Dinner Planning Meeting
during Meeting

August 3
Saturday

TENTATIVE Motorboating MB on Chain-O-Lakes
See Scoutmaster for Blue Card Got your Permission Slip?

 

August 8
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P

August 12
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Fall Rally Kickoff &Scout Ldr Roundtable
 7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

August 15
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Spaghetti Dinner Ticket Sales Start

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

August 17
Saturday

- Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
 - (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

August 18
Sunday

Troop 66 Fall Courts of Honor & Ethnic Dinner
- 1:30-3:30P, Parish Center/Kitchen

August 22
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Troop Elections

Popcorn Sale Kick-Off

August 23-25
Fri, Sat, Sunday

Kumbaya Catholic Retreat Weekend
Camp Oakarro, Wadsworth, $20.00
Got your
Permission Slip?

August 25
Sunday

Combined All OLH Scouting Family Bike Hike & Picnic, Wadsworth to Van Patton Woods.

August 29
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P

August 31
Saturday

TENTATIVE - Troop Leaders Training -
Location: TBD
Time: 7A-5P or weekend campout?

Aug 31-Sep 1
Sat-Sunday

After Mass Spaghetti Dinner Ticket Sales-Sat-5:45P, Sun-7:45A, 9:45A, 11:45A

September 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

September 2
Monday

Labor Day
Zion Jubilee Days Parade

Full Class A's Line Up with OLH @12:30P

September 5
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P

Start Rappel Training

Sept 6-8
Fri-Sunday
2013 North Star Webelos Woods
Camp Crown, Wilmot, WI

Sept 7-8
Sat-Sunday

After Mass Spaghetti Dinner Ticket Sales-Sat-5:45P, Sun-7:45A, 9:45A, 11:45A

September 9
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

September 12
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Rappel Training

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

September 14
Saturday

TENTATIVE - Zion Library Palooza
9A -1P (Sell hotdogs, chips, popcorn, etc.)

Popcorn Distribution and Sale Begins

Sept 13-15
Fri/Sat/Sun

NEIC Stealth & Evasion Campout
- Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
 - (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

- After Mass Spaghetti Dinner Ticket Sales
-Sat-5:45P, Sun-7:45A, 9:45A, 11:45A

September 19
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Rappel Training

Sep 20 - 21
Fri/Sat

OA Fall Conclave and Ordeal Ceremony for those elected to OA in the Spring @ Camp ? ? ?

September 26
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Spaghetti Dinner Table Setup/Veggy Prep -
6P, Parish Center and PC Kitchen during meeting

September 28
Friday

Scout's Spaghetti Dinner
Show up ASAP after School. Serving fm 4:30P-7P. Plan to clean up afterwards until approx. 10P

Sept 29-30
Sat-Sunday

Wreath/Popcorn Sales after each Mass
-Sat-5:45P, Sun-7:45A, 9:45A, 11:45A

September 26
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Rappel Training

September 29

Sunday

Commit To be Fit 5K Run/Hike
- 8A/5P

 

October 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

October 3
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P
Rappel Training

October 5-6
Sat-Sunday

Hornaday Weekend Campout
- 9A
at Camp Oakarro
Wreath/Popcorn Sales after each Mass
-Sat-5:45P, Sun-7:45A, 9:45A, 11:45A

October 10
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Turn-in all Wreath orders & payments.

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

October 11-13
Fri - Sunday

Mississippi Palisades Campout
Rappelling, Hiking and Cycling.

Cost per person plus food: $25.00

October 14
Monday

Columbus Day
OA Chapter Mtg

7P -Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand& Fuller, Gurnee

October 17
Thursday

Troop Meeting -7P
Turn-in all Wreath orders & payments.

October 19
Saturday

BOO Camp @ Camp Oakarro
Need Boy Scout volunteers 10A-6P
- Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
 - (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

Catholic Religious Emblems Training
Council Office

Oct 19-20
Sat-Sunday

Popcorn Sales only after each Mass
-Sat-5:45P, Sun-7:45A, 9:45A, 11:45A

October 24
Thursday

Troop Meeting -7P
Turn-in all Wreath orders & payments.

Oct 26
Saturday

Road Clean Up@ 33rd & McAree - 3P
Possible campfire/cookout afterwards

Oct 26-27
Sat-Sunday

Popcorn Sales only after each Mass
-Sat-5:45P, Sun-7:45A, 9:45A, 11:45A

October 27
Sunday

Final Popcorn Orders Due
Last day for Returns
Show N' Sell Payment Due

October 31
Thursday

Halloween Troop Meeting -7P
- Pizza/Pop/Music - cost $5.00 per person.
Please bring some non-perishable food items for the food pantry.

Annual Troop Dues are due
The cost is $25.00 per scout. If you want the Boys Life magazine add $12.00 extra ($37.00)

Popcorn Sales End - October

November 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

November 2
Saturday

North Star Training Day - 8A/3:45P
Location: TBD:

November 3

Sunday

 

NEIC Popcorn Super Sunday

November 7
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P
Troop Annual Dues are overdue.

The cost is $25.00 per scout. If you want Boys Life Magazine add $12.00.

November 11
Monday

Veterans Day
OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

November 14
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P

NEIC Popcorn Final Distribution
Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

November 15-16
Fri - Saturday

Merit Badge Skill Weekend @ TBD
Leaving OLH Parking Lot NLT 7:30A,
Have to Pre-register, First Come-First Served,
Scout bring your own lunch
Additional $10 f/Circuit Brd if taking Electronics MB

November 16
Saturday

- Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr
- (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

November 21
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P

November 28
Thursday

Thanksgiving - No Troop Meeting

November 30
Saturday

OA Toys for Tots Service Day

December 2013

Date(s)

Scout Event

Leader's Event

December 2
Monday

 

Popcorn Final Payment Due

December 5
Thursday

Patrol Leaders Council - 6P
Troop Meeting - 7P

December 7
Sunday

TENTATIVE Parent's Night Out @ Salutos or Stone Creek - 7P

December 9
Monday

OA Chapter Meeting
7P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

Cub/Boy Scout Leader Roundtable
7:30P - Bethel Church, Grand & Fuller, Gurnee

December 12
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P

Troop Committee Meeting - 7P

December 14
Saturday

- OA Toys for Tots Service Day
- Donut Sunday Set-up in Parish Ctr

 - (Saturday 5P/Sunday Take down 12:30P)

December 19
Thursday

Troop Meeting - 7P
Troop Holiday Party
- Pizza/Pop/Music - cost $5.00 per person.
Please bring some non-perishable food items for the food pantry.

December 24
Tuesday

Christmas Eve - Happy Holidays

December 25
Wednesday

Christmas - Happy Holidays

December 26
Thursday

Happy Holidays - No Troop Meeting

December 31
Tuesday

New Year’s Day Eve

2014


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