Troop 10 Committee Meeting
January 7, 2006
Hallbrook Country Club
John Ahart, Tom Baker, Doug Ball, Scott Bower, David Contag, William Easley, Marc Elkins, Chuck Gibson, Bob Key, Rick Korvick, Clarence Krantz, Charles Luchen, John McCabe, Jeff Muchow, Kevin O’Farrell, Mark Parkins, Ken Roberson, Dan Schorgl, Greg Spies, Bob Tenny, Tracy Thomas, Jim Wasko, Rob Wheeler, Greg Williams
Meeting Chair Jeff Muchow
Meeting was called to order at 6:00pm. Jeff is looking for an Assistant Grub Master and an Assistant Treasurer. Jeff will bring the job spreadsheet to the next committee meeting.
Scoutmaster Scott Weaver
Patrol organization plan for 2007 – Leaders are identifying potential patrol leaders. Looking at 16 patrols based on 60 new mustangs. Troop unity and patrol spirit will be the focus for 2007. Re-charter is due by the 15th of January. Scout camp needs you at Bartle for 2007. Wood Badge – Scott Bower will lead the program – it’s the Eagle of adult leaders. Centennial Quality Award will replace the current Quality Award. Brownsea will be held during Philmont.
Advancement Brent Reynolds
2 new Eagles and Mike Luchen is also close. We have 7 Eagles so far for the Spring Court.
Treasurer Kevin O’Farrell
Troop 10 has $35,000 in the checking account. Of that money, $9,000 is for Bartle and $9,000 is for Philmont. Dues for new scouts will be $75 regardless of when the join.
Outdoor Tom Baker
January Snow Creek campout -79 scouts and 39 adults are already signed up. Ski merit badge will be offered. February campout is scheduled for the 9th -11th at Rich Caffree’s farm in Lucienne, KS. It will be a pioneering event and the scouts will build a shelter to sleep in. The scouts will also be engaged in orienteering, observing and reporting.
John McCabe Bartle Update, Bartle - 1st payment due on the 21st. 29190 is the total and we owe half. Bartle adult leadership will be Friday night at the Ski Campout.
Grub Master Rick Korvick, Denise Holt
Fundraising Alan Myers
Equipment Chuck Gibson
John McCabe will drive the truck to Snow Creek.
Philmont Update Jeff Muchow
Troop 10 needs 5 more scouts to balance the ratio. We also need a count and deposits from Glen Alexander’s crew asap.
Merit Badge Forum
Merit Badge Forum will be held Jan 20 and Feb 17. We need 1 adult for every 12 scouts attending. Adult volunteers should contact John Martin. Col Weaver wants 1 Assistant Scout Master from each color team. Troop 10 Internal Merit Badge classes will be held in Pod 7 to avoid confusion with the troop meetings.
Membership Greg Spies
1st Crossover at
Honor Camping Dave Contag - O/A
11 OA scouts have agreed to be on the C team. We will participate in 5 C’s and possibly more. Mic–O–Say requirements, Troop 10 is down to 8 campouts this year. Scouts must have a minimum of 4 overnights to be eligible in 2007.
Adult Training Blake Williams
All training dates are listed on the council web site. Adults must be trained to visit Bartle even on visitors day. All training must be reported through Blake Williams. Committee challenge will be offered in 2007. Donna Wilson will lead adult orientation for new scout parents.
Community Service Deb Dellinger
Round Table Muchow
Wood badge will be offered next September. Two weeks of camping to get the badge. Jan 20, 8:30am – 4:30pm training offered, will cost $20. Jan 27 is the District Dinner for $22
Col Weaver discussed extending Troop 10 meetings and changing the format. Scouts voted and turned down the extension at the last Troop 10 meeting. We also discussed one meeting a month that would be a sports activity or fun event.
Col Weaver decided we would specify one campout to do flag retirements. Marc Elkins will donate one of the original Troop 10 flags for retirement.
Irion Chef Competition will be held at the February campout.
The district requested a volunteer from Troop 10 to be on the Camporee Committee. Troop 10 may not attend the District Camporee as a result we did not get any volunteer.
Jeff Muchow adjourned the meeting at 7:23 p.m.
Robert J. Key, Secretary
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Next Committee Meeting February 4th 2007