DONATION MATCHING!!!Mission Point Resort on Mackinac Island has generously offered to match donations up to $5,000!!! Just use the link on the left! THANK YOU MISSION POINT!!!!http://www.missionpoint.com/
Posted Nov 21, 2016, 8:49 AM by Troop 111
DonationsWe have had requests to be able to accept donations. On behalf of the boys, I thank you for your kindness. We have set up a donation link (in the menu to the left) and all proceeds will go to replacing the stolen gear. Again, on behlf of the Scouts, thank you.
Posted Nov 15, 2016, 2:18 PM by Troop 111
Troop TrailerThough our troop trailer has been recovered, unfortunately the thieves cleaned it out entirely, even stripping out the metal shelving units. We have high hopes that they will be caught and we can recover some or all of our gear, but in the meantime, we will rebuild. It's back to the basics. We can do this. We will emerge a stronger troop. We are compiling a list of our basic needs to continue the outdoor program, and have already begun to receive offers of help. Until we can pull together a committee meeting, please contact me with your questions, or concerns. We are Scouts. We stand strong in the face of adversity. I am so proud of each of ...
Posted Nov 15, 2016, 2:03 PM by Troop 111
Great work!Special thanks to the great crew for the End Violent Encounters Charity Auction tonight! (Not pictured, Mrs. Schneidewind). The staff and volunteers at EVE were very appreciative of all your help!!!!
Posted Sep 15, 2016, 8:16 PM by Alan Wright
Mackinac 2016 Evaluation / FacebookCongratulations to everyone on a successful week. Our final evaluation is in, and we will be back next year! Of particular highlight is a 4+ (on a scale of 1 - 4 rating) for our youth leadership! Issues brought up in midweek were improved, and all our scores improved. We still have some areas to improve on that will be addressed in our training sessions in the spring. I personally was so proud of all the extra efforts the boys put in - including extra "mini shifts" to make sure that the program in the Fort went off without a hitch! We got great compliments from the rifle team.Missing socks? Mr. Devito has some left behind laundry. (The names are unreadable ...
Posted Aug 8, 2016, 6:53 AM by Alan Wright
Introducing our newest Eagle Scout - Liam RobertsonCongratulations to Liam Robertson, Troop 111's newest Eagle Scout. Liam's project benefited Fenner Nature Center. Liam's team built benches and cross country ski racks that greatly enhance the programs at Fenner. Congratulations Liam!
Posted Jul 21, 2016, 6:53 PM by Alan Wright
New Charter Organization!Troop 111 is proud to announce we are now chartered by the First United Methodist Church! First United has a great history of supporting Scouting and we couldn't be happier to join with such an outstanding organization! Special thanks to Reverend Lori and Dick Hanna for making this possible.
Posted Jul 6, 2016, 1:43 PM by Alan Wright
New Tents!Check out the great new tents! The new, larger tents will accommodate scouts AND their gear on our outings. We are looking forward to many outdoor adventures, and will greatly enjoy using these new beauties!!
Posted Apr 12, 2016, 6:06 AM by Troop 111
BSA Activity Consent FormFor each Troop outing, Scouts must have a completed BSA Activity Consent Form (along with a Medical Form). To help make this more convenient, we have added a link to this form in the menu to the left under "Links." You can fill in the form online and print it!
Posted Mar 15, 2016, 8:42 AM by Troop 111
Elmwood Brick Installation Service ProjectThank you for the excellent turn out to install the bricks at Elmwood! Thankfully the rain held off and we were able to finish the project, thanks to the efforts of Kyle, Liam, Patrick, Ethan, James, Ty, Dedrick, Micheal, and Joe along with the Waverly Girl Scouts. Special thanks to the parents for getting them there and braving the cold with us. Mr. Lyman is very grateful for all your hard work! Make sure you swing by on Monday to see the finished product. Pictures are available in the Troop Photo Album.
Posted Oct 31, 2015, 12:10 PM by Alan Wright