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
We will be serving a pancake breakfast at the Colonial campus on Scout Sunday. Please make sure you come out and help. This is a great opportunity for service hours and to let other youth at the Church know about us. Wear your Class A uniform and look your best.
Where: Colonial Presbyterian Church, Quivira campus
When: Sunday, February 5th
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. (breakfast served from 9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.)
Signup on SignUpGenius so we know who is coming and plan accordingly.
We received the class assignments for the Merit Badge Forums. The three forum dates and times are on the Troop calendar. The second session is in the afternoon instead of the morning due to a conflict. We will keep the calendar up to date. (more…)
We are looking for the next Senior Patrol Leader to lead the troop during the next 6 months through Bartle summer camp.
We will be holding the election at the scout meeting on December 19.
If a scout is interested, they must at least be of a Star rank and be prepared with answers to the following questions:
1. What is your name, rank, and how long have you been in the troop?
2. What makes you a good leader for Troop 459?
3. How will you increase interest in meetings and campouts?
4. What improvements will you make for the troop?
5. How will you help with rank advancements among scouts?
6. How will you increase turnout and recruit new scouters?