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We got a slot for the 2016 SeaBase Coral Reef Sailing adventure! August 12-19, 2016. (AISD starts August 24, 2016). To keep this slot, we need commitments from 6-8 Scouts and Scouters. By commitment, I mean you are willing to pay a nonrefundable $100 per person deposit within the next two weeks. Email Sara Breuer for details. This is a not-to-be-missed adventure. Live aboard and fish, snorkel and sail through the Florida Keys! Sara will be at the March 10 meeting to give details.
Adult Scouters: We need Merit Badge Counselors You must be registered with Troop 399 and YPT trained. Contact Sara Breuer for details.
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills April 11-12 at Camp Mabry Shows how to teach ranks up to first class and patrol method. This two-day course is usually at Lost Pines so take advantage of this Austin location! http://www.armadillodistrict.org/content/view/431/57/
Register now for April campout Backpacking at Colorado Bend State Park! Friday-Sunday, April 24-26 Friday night base camp, then hike and Saturday night backpack camping https://www.eventbrite.com/e/colorado-bend-state-park-backpacking-campout-tickets-15507457222
Register now for May campout One night at Lake Corpus Christi SP and one night overnight on board the USS Lexington Friday – Sunday, May 15-17 – REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE FRIDAY, MARCH 13 and we do not yet have the minimum number of registrations. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/uss-lexington-and-lake-corpus-christi-campout-may-15-17-tickets-15659309416
Friends of Scouting: Give Now Give now to support programming at the Capital Area Council. Council receives no money from our dues. Friends of Scouting is their main source of revenue. You can donate online here: http://bsacac.org/ Click on “Click here to make a donation” and make sure you specify that it is for Troop 399.
Looking for a Philmont slot this summer? You may be in luck! Email Frank Davol at firstname.lastname@example.org ASAP. There are crews looking for Scouts for this summer.