Troop Event Calendar - updated January 11, 2017

Patrol Leaders Council meetings are usually the first Monday of the month, with regular troop meetings on the other Mondays. Exceptions are noted below.

2017

Date Event
JANUARY
2 No Troop meeting
13-15 TFC Ranch Campout, Rochelle IL. This is cabin camping, however older scouts may camp out if they wish in tents or shelters they build. For permission slips click here
16 No Troop meeting
TBD Napowan merit badge selections due. Changes can be made at any time but the later you wait, the less likely you will get all your choices.
TBD Order of the Arrow Elections. In order to be eligible, scouts must be at least First Class, have attended a long term camp (such as Napowan) and completed 15 days of tent camping in the previous two years. The tent camping requirement can include only one week of long-term camping.
FEBRUARY
TBD Tubing at Wilmot Mountain in WI. $30 per person
5 Scout Sunday
11 Order of the Arrow - Pow Wow
18 Merit Badge University - for more details click here
20 No Troop meeting
22 Founder's Day
MARCH
4-5 OA lock-in (open to all Scouts, not just OA members). Rush Copley Health-Plex, 1900 Ogden Ave., Aurora. Includes Swimming, Rock Climbing, Basketball, Dodgeball, Pizza! For more information: click here
20 Grant Pilgrimage permission slips due today
27 No Troop meeting
APRIL
1 Township recycling event, service hours for those who participate
17 No Troop meeting
21-23 Order of the Arrow - Section C-7 Conclave
22 Napowan payment due today: $300 per scout. After today the cost increases to $340!
28-30 US Grant Pilgrimage, Galena IL. Camping at Apple River Canyon State Park
MAY
12-14 Spring Camporee at Illinois Railway Museum. For more information click here
29 Memorial Day Parade - No Troop meeting. Parade line-up at 10:15am at Hampshire Middle School
JUNE Summer uniform begins (purple shirts)
2-4 OA Spring Fellowship, Camp Freeland Leslie. Scouts who were elected to OA in 2017 should try to attend this weekend to complete their Ordeal, as should current members who have not completed their Brotherhood. For more information on this event and to register click here
5 Patrol Leaders meeting
19 Final Napowan preparation - parents are encouraged to join us for any Q&A
25-Jul 1 Summer Camp - Napowan Adventure Base, Wild Rose WI Departing from the church at 9:00am.
JULY
3 No troop meeting
8-15 13th Canadian Scout Jamboree, Camp Nedooae, Nova Scotia. For more information click here
19-28 The 23th National Scout Jamboree in Fayette County, WV. at the Summit Bechtel Reserve. "Live Scouting's Adventure"
25-Aug 2 The 15th World Scout Moot in Ulfljotsvatn, Iceland begins. For more information: click here
AUGUST
5 Pathways to Eagle. For more information click here
SEPTEMBER
5 No troop meeting (Labor Day)
8-10 OA Fall Fellowship, Camp Big Timber (Elgin). Scouts who were elected to OA in 2017, this is your last opportunity to complete your Ordeal. For more information or to register for this event click here
OCTOBER
20-22 Jamboree On The Air - Jamboree On The Internet (JOTA-JOTI), for more information click here
NOVEMBER
DECEMBER

2018

Date Event
JANUARY
TBD Order of the Arrow Elections. In order to be eligible, scouts must be at least First Class, have attended a long term camp (such as Napowan) and completed 15 days of tent camping in the previous two years. The tent camping requirement can include only one week of long-term camping.
FEBRUARY
TBD CPR Training
22 Founder's Day
OCTOBER
19-21 Jamboree On The Air - Jamboree On The Internet (JOTA-JOTI), for more information click here

2019

Date Event
JANUARY
TBD Order of the Arrow Elections. In order to be eligible, scouts must be at least First Class, have attended a long term camp (such as Napowan) and completed 15 days of tent camping in the previous two years. The tent camping requirement can include only one week of long-term camping.
FEBRUARY
22 Founder's Day
JULY
22–Aug 2 The 24th World Scout Jamboree in Fayette County, WV. at the Summit Bechtel Reserve.
Unlock a New World
OCTOBER
18-20 Jamboree On The Air - Jamboree On The Internet (JOTA-JOTI), for more information click here

2020

Date Event
OCTOBER
16-18 Jamboree On The Air - Jamboree On The Internet (JOTA-JOTI), for more information click here

2021

Date Event
JULY
TBD The 16th World Scout Moot in Larch Hill, Ireland
TBD The 24th National Scout Jamboree in Fayette County, WV. at the Summit Bechtel Reserve.

2023

Date Event
TBD The 25th World Scout Jamboree. Location to be selected between Poland and South Korea.


































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