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Aviation Merit Badge

Troop 8 is partnering with the Virginia Highlands Airport and Aviation Club to teach Aviation merit badge on Tuesdays March 22, 29, and April 5.  We will also have a Saturday session at the airport in which the boys will have the opportunity to go up in a small plane and fly around the region.  This . . . → Read More: Aviation Merit Badge

Merit Badge University

Meet at the church at 7:15.  We will leave promptly at 7:30 to drive to Milligan College.  We cannot wait on you past 7:30, or scouts will miss their first classes.  We will return to the church between 5:30 and 6:00.  Mr. Champagne (joechampagne@me.com / 276-494-9639) will be leading this trip along with several . . . → Read More: Merit Badge University

Court of Honor

We will officially welcome our new Panther Patrol, and our scouts will be receiving awards, merit badges, and rank advancements earned since last fall’s Court of Honor.  Scouts and their families are encouraged to attend.  Boards of review for those who need them will be held on Tuesday March 8.  Be working to finish . . . → Read More: Court of Honor

Expo Tickets

We will begin handing out Expo tickets on Tuesday March 8.  This is a great way to earn money for your scout’s account – we give 100% of the commissions to the boys to use to pay for troop trips, camping gear, and other scout-related expenses.  The tickets are $2 this year, but the . . . → Read More: Expo Tickets

Spring Backpacking Trip

No experience required!  We have two options planned: one for our novice and young backpackers which is an easy 3-mile hike in to a trail shelter where we will camp for the night.  There is an optional side hike to a cool waterfall.  Our older backpackers and those preparing for Philmont this summer will . . . → Read More: Spring Backpacking Trip