April Leaders Meeting Notes

  • Family Partnership – envelopes are in troop folders now and are due back at May leaders’ meeting
  • Spring Registration
    • Council suggests that troops hold a family meeting in the spring for spring registration
    • Early registrations are due June 22nd
    • Registration packets will be in troop folders SOON
    • Online registration is already available. However, financial assistance can not be done online.
    • Kimberly and Kim will post an example Troop manual on websites
    • Centennial Day of Service – please register your entire troop during spring registration
  • Summer Resident Camp – Encourage all families to look at summer camp opportunities
  • Event Calendar
    • Daisy Day – Sun May 20th
    • Brownie Smile Day – Sun April 29th – registrations due April 16th
    • Girls vs Wild – Sat April 28th -registration is now closed
    • Spring Dance – Fri April 27th – registration is due ASAP and there will be a stronger emphasis on the service project this year
    • Cadette/Senior/Ambassador Trip – contact Trish V. with questions
    • Low Ropes course building – please let Beth M. know if you are interested, even if you don’t have a solid commitment from all scouts or a preferred date
    • Bridging – will be on a Fri evening
    • Leader/Daughter event – will be a Fri evening at Paint Your Plate
    • Special 100th Anniversary Event – July 20th – performance by Ann Reed
    • Council would like us to run a late summer recruitment event
    • Fall Encampment – Juniors and older – Sept 21-23
    • Winter Fun –
      • Jan 18-21 2013
      • May 31st is the deadline to email Nancy B. with the camp event for which your troop would like to volunteer
      • email Nancy B. to let her know if your troop will be attending Winter Fun by the Sep leaders meeting
  • Supply Swap – May leaders’ meeting – bring your stash
  • Buy 100 year disc from Kimberly R. – she purchased enough for the entire SU