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Summer camp pictures & highlights

Pictures from this year’s Summer Camp are now available online http://t2020.org/photos.html

**** Highlights from Summer Camp ****
– 34 Scouts Attended Camp – Yay!  (we have 39 Scouts in our Troop)
– 9 Scouts attended a 2nd week of Camp
– 147 Merit Badges credited – 109 Complete & 38 Partials (Wow, that’s a lot!)
– 3 of 4 Lt. Col. Thomas Knowlton awards presented to our Troop (Now that’s a real lot!)  Each week, JN Webster awards this to a Scout, Leader & Staff member in recognition of their scouting spirit & dedication to Boy Scouts of America and JN Webster Scouting Reservation.  Congratulations to all!!   * Zachary Webber * Mr. John Drost * Michael Pezzetti Jr.
– 2 Honor Campers * Aaron Maney * Shay Cordtsen
– 2 Special Awards from the Staff
– 7 Polar Bears
– Troop Activities included Water Polo, Kayak capture the flag, Climbing, Tie Dye &  New Class Bs

There were also a few challenges including Uniforms, Buddies, Bikes & Green Chair usage.  These areas were addressed at camp and will continue to be addressed throughout the year.

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PLEASE RSVP TODAY:

​RSVP: Please reply to this post, on Facebook or contact me directly so I can provide Bill with a headcount.  

Current & Prospective committee members & your scouts are invited to our annual Committee kick off meeting!

WHEN: August 23rd
WHERE
: Bill Magnotta’s lake house at 39 Vintin Rd, Holland, MA
RSVP: By Aug 18th with a head count and what food item you will bring to share.

SCHEDULE: Arrival Beginning @ 2:00 PM for swimming & catching up, followed by dinner (usually around 5ish?), then dessert and wrapping up the evening with our Committee meeting.  Lots of important agenda items as we kick off the year.  Hope to see you there!

Thanks to Bill for once again hosting us at his lake house

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ATTN: Current & Prospective Troop 2020 Committee members

Current & Prospective committee members & your scouts are invited to our annual Committee kick off meeting!

WHEN: August 23rd
WHERE
: Bill Magnotta’s lake house at 39 Vintin Rd, Holland, MA
RSVP: By Aug 18th with a head count and what food item you will bring to share.

SCHEDULE: Arrival Beginning @ 2:00 PM for swimming & catching up, followed by dinner (usually around 5ish?), then desert and wrapping up the evening with our Committee meeting.  Lots of important agenda items as we kick off the year.  Hope to see you there!

Thanks to Bill for once again hosting us at his lake house!

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Update Pictures online

Instead of spending Saturday cleaning, I decided to organize all of my Troop pictures before the next season starts. (better late than never, right?)  Pictures for the following events have now been added.  Thank you to ALL who have taken pictures along the way.  It may take me a while to post them, but I promise not to lose them. 🙂

You can see all the pics on our photos page http://t2020.org/photos.html

The following events have been added:

  • Jul 2016 – JN Webster Thunderbirds
  • Jun 2016 – June Court of Honor
  • May 2016 – Aaron Johnston’s Eagle Ceremony
  • May 2016 – Nickerson Bike Trip
  • Apr 2016 – Salmon River 
  • Mar 2016 – Spring Phone Books
  • Mar 2016 – Schindler/Schmidt Property
  • Mar 2016 – Aaron Johnston’s Eagle Project
  • Feb 2016 – Black Rock
  • Jan 2016 – Otis Ridge Ski Trip
  • Dec 2015 – Otis Ridge
  • Nov 2015 – Elks Leaf Raking / Service Project
  • Oct 2015 – October Court of Honor
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IMPORTANT Last Minute Camp Info

Please see the following info posted on our Troop’s Summer Camp page
http://t2020.org/summer-camp.html

  • JNW 2015 Lumberjack Rendezvous – Link to video featuring our very own Scoutmaster, Bill Magnotta as well as some of our 2020 Scouts!
  • Attn Bike Riders – Important rules on riding(and keeping) your bike at camp

Reminders of info posted last week

  • What to bring & Not to bring to camp – If you haven’t checked this out, please do! (good read as a refresher as well!)
  • Camp Theme Days – JN Webster theme days

All of the above info has been posted on our Troop website.  See you all tomorrow!

 

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For those who attended camp this week…

Passing along some info…

– According to the Thunderbird Scout Master, the 2020 boys had a great week and represented our Troop well.  Nice job boys!  

– Aaron Maney picked up the blue cards for your badge work.  I will hand them in to our leaders when I see them. 

– Aaron Maney recieved the Honor Camper award for the Thunderbirds. 

See you all in a couple days!  

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Neon PolyPro shirts available for order

Many of our scouts & adults ordered Troop 20/20 neon long sleeve polypro shirts last year.  For those who didn’t (or would like another) we have opened up the ordering again!

Now available on our Troop Store page, you can once again order a long sleeve neon 20/20 shirt.  http://t2020.org/troop-store.html
You may pay online through PayPal or contact Steve Michaud directly for other payment options.

Order deadline is August 6th to allow order to be placed following Summer Camp.

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