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Fundraiser: Millcreek Rifle Club Steel Challenge October 28th

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

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…)

2017 Dues

Please pay your dues before the early discount expires on September 30th. Don’t miss out on the discount.

Yearly Dues for fiscal year 7/1/17 – 6/30/18
Scouts: $175 ($150 if paid by 9/30/17)
Eagles-by 9/1/17: $100 ($75 if paid by 9/30/17)
Adults: $75 ($50 if paid by 9/30/17)
Crossover Scouts (Joined after 1/1/18): $75
Crossover Adults (Joined after 1/1/18): $50 (more…)

2017 Sailing Campout

Our August campout is all about sailing at Stockton Lake. The boys will get a to cruise on one of the Nelson’s large boats and also take a turn at sailing their own vessel.

Please meet at the church at 5:30.

Where:  Campground 1 at Shawnee Mission Park
Date:  Saturday, April 8th, April 7th to Sunday, April 9th
Time:  Please arrive at the campgrounds at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday
Campsite:  38.987933, -94.811183 (use the gate at the north end of the dam) (more…)

Eagle Court of Honor

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.

Summer Camp 2017

Summer Camp at Bartle was a great time. We had almost perfect weather at first followed by a storm that destroyed the Kentucky Troop’s pop up tent, then the heat came. We had an great turn out and a lot of merit badges were earned.

We also learned about the legend of Loose Bullet who took on Kentucky Tim. Just ask one of the scouts who was at camp to hear the story that lives on at Bartle.

Here are some photos from camp. If you have more photos please contact Scott Valler to upload them to the troop photo site.

 

Scouting Night at Sporting KC

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.

Great Summer Camp

We had a great camp session this year.  The weather was incredible with most nights down-right chilly.  The boys had lots of fun and we had several new members added to the Tribe.

We had more than 120 people in camp on Visitor’s Sunday.  Thank you to all families that came down to share the day and support our Scouts.

2017 Summer Camp Departure Change

Summer Camp starts this Sunday, June 25th! Since the church parking lot will be full, we will be departing from the Price Chopper at the northeast corner of 135th and Quivira in Overland Park (11700 W. 135th Street, Overland Park, KS). Please arrive at 8:30 a.m. at that Price Chopper for check-in and group photos.

Bring your completed and signed health form along with a copy of your health insurance card. We will also be collecting medications (along with detailed dosage instructions). (more…)

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