December 2015 Parent Meeting

December 7, 2015

Troop 370 Parent Meeting Minutes


  1. PLC Report. Jackson P, SPL. Made a rough plan of activities through January. Needs to communicate with webmaster to publish.

  2. SM Report – Mike Z, SM. Transitioning new SPL, watching growth. 4 new Scouts, looking forward to outdoor sports activity tonight. Have a visiting group of 12 Webelos from Pack 479. Would like to improve commo issues so no surprises. Will be talking about campout support in January. Set for COH next week.

  3. Additions to Agenda - none

  4. Team Report

    1. Activities

      1. Ice Fishing – December 12 – probably will not happen.

      2. December COH on the 14th.

      3. 2016 Activity Calendar – will be published.

      4. High Adventure 2016. Nothing is specifically planned at present. Will work with the boys to determine what is desired. Would then need to collect appropriate deposits, schedules, etc. depending on those activities.

      5. January campout – Wild River – 16-18 January. Provided there is snow, will camp and ski. If no snow, activities will be more limited.

      6. Scout Sunday. 7 February – will be visible at church, ushering, etc.

        Quartermaster – Chris J. No report.

    1. Advancement - Paul S.

      1. Kyle R, Eagle status, paperwork is in, letters of recommendation next.

      2. Hayden H, Eagle status, has not contacted Troop.

      3. Eagle Scout scholarships – Open for Eagle Scouts for $1000 one-year scholarships from Northern Star Council. Due at the end of January.

    1. Membership. Rechartering complete.

      1. Virtus Training – Paul S – checking to confirm requirements.

      2. Outdoor Leader Essentials – checking with Don R on whether will be conducted.

    1. Service –

      1. Eagle projects – Blake N – presents – All Saints Lutheran – cubbie shelving for little kids. Install will be on 9 January.

    2. Communications - no report, John N with Cub Scouts tonight..

    3. Finance

      1. Full report at COH.

    4. Charter Report – met last week. All registered leaders need Virtus.

  1. Other Reports

    1. Cub Scouts. Winter camp demo at January campout.

    2. Venture Crew. No report.

    3. Order of the Arrow. No report.

    4. Mustang District. No report.