Here are the contents of an email Council is sending out about the new Youth Protection that we all have to take right away:
It has come to our attention that many of our scout leaders have not had a chance to participate in the newly revised youth protection training, often referred to as YPT2. (more…)
Troop 459, our crew that was heading to Philmont in a couple of weeks was informed that Philmont is closed for the season due to fires.
The crew that was going is meeting this Monday at 7:30 at the church and everyone is invited to attend for ideas for a high adventure trip still this summer. This would be open to all scouts in the troop, regardless of age.
Monday, October 1st:
This is a reminder that the Fall Court of Honor is tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. Please arrive in full Class A uniform. Each scout will receive rank advancements earned and merit badges earned as summer camp.
Each family should bring a dessert to share for after the ceremony.
Monday, October 8th:
Troop meeting at the Church at 7:30 p.m.
Millcreek Rifleclub is looking for Boy Scouts to assist with their Steel Challenge on October 28th. The event runs from 8 am to 5 pm.
This is a great fundraising opportunity for your scout to earn some money to credit to their account for summer camp fees! (more…)
Harvest Hustle, a Morse Elementary PTO fundraiser, is a mother and son night full of Minute to Win it challenges and other fun activities. It requires 40+ student volunteers. These volunteers are able to log 3 community service hours and what a fun way to clock those hours! (more…)
Troop 459 held an Eagle Court of Honor on the 15th of July, we had three more scouts achieve the rank of Eagle! Congratulations to Connor Price, Ethan Butler, and Mark Walters.
Sporting KC vs Vancouver Whitecaps
Scouts and their families can get discounted tickets for this game. Please wear your Scout Class A uniform. You must be wearing your Class A uniform to participate in on-field activities that will be offered to Scouts only that night.
When: Saturday, September 30th at 8:00 p.m.
Where: Children’s Mercy Park – One Sporting Way, Kansas City, KS
Get more information and order tickets here.
Our summer Eagle Court of Honor is coming up. Please attend in your Class A uniform and help us honor our new Eagle Scouts and their families.
Where: Colonial Presbyterian Church, 12501 137th St, Overland Park, KS 66221
When: 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 15th
We had a great Spring Court of Honor. We held it outside at the pavilion. We had 2 scouts earn Scout rank, 4 scouts earn First Class, 3 scouts earn Star, and two scouts earn Life.
We also had 2 Eagle Scouts awarded and a Gold Palm handed out to an Eagle Scout.
Three scouts earned the Nova award for STEM and one scout earned the World Conservation Award.
We will be helping cleanup at the church as one of our service projects. Please register here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0f48aaa823a7fc1-20171
When: Saturday, March 25th from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Where: Colonial Presbyterian Church, Quivera campus