Swim Practice / Swim Test - 5/16 and 5/23

Posted on May 22 2018 - 10:53am

Join us at the Plano Aquatic center at 7:15 to either practice or take the test for Summer Camp.  Everyone needs to re-certify each year.  This is required for any water Merit Badge (swimming, canoeing, kayaking), required to use the swimming pool, and required for the whitewater raft trip.  Includes Adults and Scouts,

$3 entry fee to swim or stand on the pool deck.  Waiting in the Lobby is free.

Happy Mother's Day

Posted on May 13 2018 - 2:30pm

Hope everyone is enjoying Family time today.

A couple of important dates this week:

- Wednesday 5/16 Swim Practice / Test - also for anyone that needs Aquatics requirements

- Thursday 5/17 Food Shopping - Walmart at 7 PM

- Friday 5/18 Campout - Purtis Creek - Meet at 6 PM at PMLC

Summer Camp News

Posted on May 13 2018 - 2:30pm

We've setup a group email address for Summer Camp (summercamp2018@troop416.us) and we've sent a few emails out.  So if you are registered make sure you've seen those mails.

Also please note Swim Test this Wednesday 5/16 - see you there!

Class B T-Shirt Order (due June 3rd)

Posted on May 3 2018 - 12:52pm

Time to order "Class Bs".  Class B uniforms are worn for informal troop meetings and outings.  Orders for class B t-shirts, wicking shirts, and hooded sweatshirts will be taken until June 3rd.  (so we can order in time for Summer Camp) - (note - we've already received some orders - so check the attached list in case you are wondering....)

Cotton t-shirts Cost: $15.

Wicking shirts Cost $20.

Hooded sweatshirts Cost $20

See attached order form - print and bring your money to the next troop meeting (or email scoutmaster@troop416.us)

Family Picnic and Court of Honor (May 6th)

Posted on May 3 2018 - 11:13am

Join us for our Annual Family Cookout / May Court of Honor.  This year, we'll be cooking out at Preston Meadow Lutheran Church.  The Troop will provide entree (burgers, hot dogs, chicken....) and our talented ASMs will be making Dutch Oven Desserts - they are World Famous!  We'll also provide water and lemonade.

We ask families to RSVP to let us know how many are coming - and bring a side dish to share!  Also bring camp chairs! 


- Setup 1:30 - 2:15  (King Canopies for shade / Court of Honor

- Court of Honor 2:15 - 2:45

- Meal Served: 2:45 - 3:15

- Dessert: 3:30

- Cleanup 4:00 - 4:30

Take Action Today - Summer Camp!

Posted on May 3 2018 - 11:12am

Parents and Scout - we have some time-senstive dates coming up:

- You miust be registered on the Troop site ASAP if you have any plans to attend

- If you want to do whitewater rafting ($85) extra, you must indicate so and provide an emergency phone number (in the notes)

- Merit Badge signup is only 1 week away - please update the notes with your preferences (list file is attached to the calendar) - talk with the ScoutMaster if you have any questions