2014 Camporee at Camp Grimes
We’ll be attending the Fall Camporee at Camp Grimes, October 24th, 25th, and 26th. Think of this as competitive camping, pitting our skills, especially in the kitchen and around the campfire and campsite, against other troops. Last year we won some big awards and we are looking for great things again this year. We’ll leave Friday evening and return early Sunday afternoon. To sign up, please pay through the PayPal button below by Wednesday, October 15th.
September Lock-In & Shotgun Merit Badge Trip
September 12-13th, lock-in & Shot Gun Shooting Merit Badge at the Charlotte Rifle And Pistol Club
Scouts this will be a terrific opportunity to see your friends again and get the new year kicked off right. We’ll begin with a lock in at the Church and then go to the rifle range on Saturday. We don’t get to do these types of activities very often, so read the instructions below carefully so that everyone stays safe and has a shot at the merit badge. Finally, the deadline for signup will be Friday, August 29th at 6:00PM. No excpetions. To attend the Rifle Range you must attend the Monday Meeting, September 1 at Forest Hills. For everyone’s safety, no exceptions can be made.
**Prerequisite – READ the Shot Gun Shooting Merit Badge Book and attend a MANDATORY training session at Forest Hill in the scout room on Monday, September 1st from 7-8 pm with Mike from the Range for anyone who wants to get the SGS MB. (even if you completed the written work the last time but did not complete the shooting requirements, this is mandatory)
*Trip details: lock-in at the scout room on Friday night, September, 12th, with a pizza dinner. Arrive at the Charlotte Rifle & Pistol Club by 7:30 am on Saturday, September, 13th to complete the shooting part of the merit badge. Scouts will be back at the Church by lunch time for pick up. Total Cost $45.00.
Virginia Creeper Camping and Riding
May 2-4 Troop 112 will be camping and riding on the Virginia Creeper Trail near Damascus Virginia. Your fees for the weekend will include meals, bike and helmet rental, as well as shuttle at the end of our ride.
Fees for Scouts will be $87.00 and adults will be $35 (this will just cover your rentals and shuttle). Sign up now for this exciting trip. Sign-ups will close at 5PM on April 28th.
Wilson Creek Trip
Our April trip is a favorite. We leave April 4th and return on the 6th. Wilson Creek is one of North Carolina’s wildest areas and this is a true backpacking trip. We’ll hike, visit waterfalls, and test our backpacking skills. The cost is $50 per scout. Please sign up below.
Belk Scout Camp Crossover, Climbing, and Ziplining
Scouts, March 7,8, and 9 you have planned a super exciting weekend of camping and celebrating with the newest members of Troop 112. You’ll be climbing, zip lining, and attending crossover. This is a terrific opportunity to get some camping sign-offs as we approach our May Court of Honor! Please sign up and pay below.
Camp Grimes – Summer Camp 2014
Troop 112 just got back from a visit to Grimes and the scouts I spoke to were pretty psyched with the facilities. This is our summer camp this year and a terrific opportunity to learn, have fun, and jump start advancement. Total cost this year is $270 and most of you have already made your $20 deposit. The remaining $250 has been split into 2 payments of $125 one due on March 1 and the other due April 1. If you use the PayPal button below. You can take care of it all with a few clicks.
2014 Recharter Payment – Due January 13, 2014
Summer Camp Deposit – Camp Grimes 2014
Scouts,it is time to decide to about summer camp for 2014. This year we are at Camp Grimes and it is going to be a blast. Dates are June 22nd-28th. This is a huge boost to advancement, so I encourage you to sign up! You must pay a deposit of $20 by January 3rd to guarantee a spot on this trip.