TROOP 266

Twin Bayou District

Sam Houston Area Council

More Fun, More High Adventure, More Scout-Led

 

New items added to the Website!

- SHAC 100,000 Hours of Service Web Page

- Troop 266 Leadership Log on the Greebar and Patrols Page

UPCOMING EVENTS

September
2
    Troop Meeting 7:30 and start  of regular weekly schedule
3   Adult Committee Meeting 7:00, Drummet
9   Troop Meeting 7:30
12-14  Schlitterbahn Campout, Palmetto State Park 
16  Troop Meeting 7:30    
23
  Court of Honor 7:30, Chapel 
27   Jun Park Eagle Project, 8:30-noon, West U. Methodist
30  Green Bar 6:30, Troop Meeting 7:30

October
3-5  Pioneering Campout w Webelos, Double Lake
         (see Troop News below)   
7     Troop Meeting 7:30
8     Adult Committee Meeting 7:30, Drummet
14   Troop Meeting 7:30
18   Fall Merit Badge Fair, St. Thomas High School   
21
  Troop Meeting 7:30
25   Troop 266 contribution to 100,000 Hours of Service, 
       West University Methodist Church.  See "Upcoming
       Service Projects" or the "SHAC 100,000 hours of  
       Service" page
28   Green Bar 6:30, Troop Meeting 7:30
TROOP NEWS
Fall Merit Badge Fair - Twin Bayou District
This Fall's merit badge fair will be at St. Thomas High School on October 18.  The registration deadline is October 2 so click on the Twin Bayou Fall Merit Badge website  to view  merit badge offerings, costs, location and map and complete registration.
Pioneering Campout at Double Lake with the Webelos

Double Lake Recreation Center, located in the Sam Houston National Forest, provides an ideal setting for a weekend of pioneering activities as well as a great introduction to Boy Scout Camping for Webelos and their parents/guardians.  Activities planned include - Pioneering, Readyman and Cooking.

Scouts should plan to bring clothing and shoes appropriate for Pioneering.  Use the layer method and bring a daypack to hold/stow excess clothes as you warm up.   

Cost is $30 per person payable by a check made out to Troop266 and submitted to Jim Willcockson or by using the PayPal link below.

Webelos will cook and dine with their assigned patrols.  Webelos parents will dine with the adult Crab patrol. Grubmasters should plan and provision accordingly.

Signed permission forms are due by Friday, Sept. 26th, 2014.  For additional information contact adult organizer, Jim Willcockson - jimnirmi@hotmail.com.

Refer to the permission slip (links below) for more details. 

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The 2014-15 Campout Schedule is out!  

PHOTOS FROM RECENT EVENTS

Above photo by Jim Climo
Upcoming Service Projects
SHAC Community Service Day - Oct. 25
100,000 hours of Service
Submit your completed 100,000 Service Hours Sign Up Form
to Matt Ryan or Greg Jarvie
Click here for the latest information