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Mar
31
Mon
2014
Uniform Exchange Night @ Prairie Star Middle School
Mar 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Uniform Exchange Night @ Prairie Star Middle School | Leawood | Kansas | United States

For more information on this event, please visit the Uniform Exchange page.

Apr
3
Thu
2014
Load Truck – Alligator Patrol @ South KC Storage
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Load Truck - Alligator Patrol @ South KC Storage | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Load Truck – Alligator Patrol

All members of the Alligator Patrol and all Quartermasters

Meet at the Troop Equipment Locker – 133rd & Holmes

Apr
4
Fri
2014
Order of the Arrow Tapout Campout @ Camp Timberlake
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 6 @ 10:00 am
Order of the Arrow Tapout Campout @ Camp Timberlake | Stilwell | Kansas | United States

Please sign-up online using registration link here.

No shows and cancellations after April 3rd will be charged the full amount.  If you need to arrive late, leave early or leave during the campout, you MUST contact our Scoutmaster, Rob Day, scoutmaster@bsatroop10.org,   before 8:00am Friday April 4th  or you may not get credit for the campout.

 

Cost:              $22.00+3.00=$25.00  Mustang Patrol Scouts, All Adults and SPL Staff

$10.00+$3.00=$13.00 All other Troop 10 Scouts (plus patrol food costs)

 

The campout fee will be charged to your account by Julia Day, Troop Treasurer

 

 

Activities & Schedule: 

            Mustang Patrol Scouts: (Arrive Saturday morning & depart Sunday morning)

  • If you took a Troop tent home, you must bring it to this campout or arrange for someone to bring it.
  • Meet at Price Chopper at 133 & MIssion at 7:30am, Saturday Morning
  • Depart from the Price Chopper at 8:00AM SHARP!!!
  • Arrive at CampTimberlake and set-up camp
  • Work on Scout skills & early rank advancement.
  • Work on cooking skills  (see below)
  • Fishing – bring own tackle & bait
  • Attend and witness Order of the Arrow Tapout Ceremony (in Class A Uniform)
  • Cracker-barrel Saturday evening.

 

            All Other Troop 10 Scouts: (Arrive Friday evening, Saturday & depart Sunday morning)

  • Arrive at CampTimberlake Friday evening and set up camp.
  • ALL OA Members, Prepare for ceremony & build campfires
  • OA Ordeal Members: Receive Brotherhood Study Materials in preparation for Induction Weekend.
  • ALL OA Members; Participate and perform Tapout Ceremony.  Tribal attire or Class A with OA Sash & Coups.
  • Non OA Members; Help Mustang Scouts & Attend OA Tapout Ceremony. Class A uniform required.
  • Fishing (as time allows) – bring gear & bait
  • Cracker-barrel Saturday evening.

 

            Other Activities:

  • Fishing in CampTimberlake’s well stocked Lake
  • Work on Fishing Merit Badge
  • Orienteering course for Mustang rank advancement.  Bring a compass if you have one
  • Conservation project

 

 

 

MEAL PLAN: 

            Friday Supper:  Eat before you arrive

 

            Saturday Breakfast:

Patrols plan and prepare a Hot Breakfast

Mustang Scouts & Parents eat before you meet at PSMS

Adults & SPL Staff will cook & eat as the “Old Goat” Patrol.

            Saturday Lunch:

Scouts:  Bring a sack lunch, or make arrangments to cook lunch if the meal is needed for cooking or camping merit badge.

Adults & Mustangs:  Mustangs will cook hamburgers for the Old-Goats and the Mustangs.

            Saturday Supper:

Patrols plan and prepare a hot supper

Mustang Scouts will prepare a hot supper – the food will be provided

Adults & SPL Staff will cook & eat as the “Old Goat” patrol.

 

            Sunday Breakfast:

Patrols plan and prepare a hot breakfast

Mustang Scouts will prepare a hot breakfast – the food will be provided

Adults & SPL Staff will cook & eat as the “Old Goat” Patrol.

Troop Policy: NO Lighter Fluid, “Match-light”, or accelerant to be used.

Charcoal chimneys are provided by the Troop

 

Equipment Needed: 

 Mustang Patrol Scouts: (consult your Scout Handbook for a complete list)

  • Cold/Cool weather clothing and extra dry clothing to change into at night
  • Sturdy Boots or shoes and an extra pair of shoes.
  • Sleeping Bag – (weather appropriate) and ground mat.
  • Mess Kit (bowl, plate, insulated cup, knife, fork, spoon)
  • Rain Gear
  • Canteen or water bottle
  • Compass
  • Fishing tackle & bait
  • Troop Tents & ground cloth (if you took one home last month)
  • SCOUT HANDBOOK and PEN (mark book with your name)
  • Field Uniform (Class “A”) for Saturday Night Ceremony

 

All Other Troop 10 Scouts:

  • Same equipment as above
  • Patrol tents & tarps (check to make sure ALL parts are present)
  • Patrol Cook Boxes (cleaned & stocked)
  • Food for all meals
  • OA Members need to bring tribal attire if you have it.
  • OA Members – Remember to bring your OA Sash.
  • Field Uniform (Class “A”) for Saturday Night Ceremony (if not in tribal attire).

 

 

Patrols must make sure that patrol tents and cooking boxes are brought to camp by assigned patrol members.  If you have Patrol Equipment (tents, tarps, stoves, cooking equipment), make sure it makes it to this campout even if you aren’t attending.  Contact your Patrol Leader, if he doesn’t call you by Wednesday, April 2nd.    Patrol Quartermasters must speak to the Troop Quartermaster, Jeromy Rutledge, quartermaster@bsatroop10.org , if ANY additional equipment is needed (i.e. cooking grates, bricks, tent poles, tent pegs, tarps, tents).

 

 

Coordinating Patrol:   The coordinating patrol will be the Alligator Patrol. Alligator Patrol Scouts and ALL quartermasters are responsible for loading the Troop Truck on Thursday, April 3rd at 6:00pm and unloading the truck on Sunday morning after the campout.  The Alligator Patrol must arrange for someone to drive the truck to the campout.  The Troop Truck and locker are located at the storage facility at 133rd and Holmes Road.

 

NOTE TO NEW SCOUTS (MUSTANG PATROL)

The Troop has a large stock of equipment we use on our campouts and other outings.  We provide: tents, ground cloths (tarps), cooking equipment, water coolers, propane lanterns, tables, toilet paper, cleaning supplies, first aid supplies & shelters for all Scouts.  Adults must bring their own equipment (tent, ground cover, plates, spoons, etc.)  On this Campout, Mustang Patrol Scouts will be cooking their own Supper & Breakfast.  Troop 10 will purchase the necessary food and provide the needed cooking equipment.  Plenty of older Scout & Adult supervision will be provided.  Troop 10 Chair Policy:  We honor our Eagle Scouts by allowing them to use chairs with backs.   Any Scout who is not an Eagle must use a tripod-type camp stool.  Adults should bring their own camp chair.

 

 

THE TROOP DOES NOT SUPPLY PLATES, BOWLS, CUPS, KNIVES, FORKS OR SPOONS !!!

ALL SCOUTS, LEADERS & PARENTS MUCH BRING THEIR OWN UTENSILS !!!

 

 

Directions: Go south on US HWY 69.  Exit on 179th.  Head West for LESS THAN 1/8 mile.  Turn left (south) into Camp Timberlake entrance.  It is the first left you can take on 179th after HW 69.

Apr
25
Fri
2014
Order of the Arrow Spring Induction Campout @ Theodore Naish Scout Reservation - Bonner Springs, Kansas.Camp Naish
Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm – Apr 27 @ 8:00 am

YOUTH ARROWMAN ONLY:

Please indicate if serving as an Elangomat, Nimat, Runner, Ceremonial Team, Dance Team or other worker.

 

ADULTS ONLY: Please list occupation for appropriate work crew assignments OR if serving as Elangomat or Nimat.

 http://bsatroop10.org/campout-signup-form/

NOTE:   Troop 10 Provides the Manpower for those not serving as an Elangomat or Nimat in cleaning the Camp Naish Pool in preparation for summer camp.  If you have a power washer please let Matt Roening know and we can make accommodations to bring it to the Pool area.

 

 

MEET:    Friday, April 25 @  4:00 PM at the Wendys’ at 8220  W. 135th Street, Overland Park, KS.  Plan to eat before arriving or grab a quick dinner there.  No meals planned on Friday evening at camp.

You will need to arrange for your own transportation and we will plan to DEPART for Camp Naish at 4:30 PM.

 

O/A ELIGIBLE SCOUTS:  Scouts whose names were listed on the March ballot for election into Order of the Arrow will learn if they were elected at the April Campout / OA Tapout (April 5).  PLAN TO ATTEND THIS CAMPOUT!  If for some reason, you are unable to attend the April 5 OA Tapout, and you were elected by your fellow Scouts, you will be notified on Sunday, April 6 that you ARE ELIGIBLE to attend this Induction Weekend at Camp Naish.    There you will complete your Ordeal and seal your membership in Order of the Arrow.  (This event does not apply to our 1st Year Mustang Scouts.)

 

BROTHERHOOD ELIGIBILITY:  Those Arrowmen who meet the eligibility requirements and would like to become a Brotherhood Member, that same weekend at Camp Naish, should pick-up a Brotherhood Study Guide from Mr. Roening at the April Campout/OA Tapout.

 

ALTERNATE DATES:  If you are tapped out on April 5 and CANNOT attend Spring Induction on the April 25-27 weekend, the Alternate Induction Dates at Camp Naish are:  May 9-11, June 4-5-, June 11-12 and August 15-17, 2014 or September 5-7 @ Bartle. Troop 10 will NOT be participating in these Induction dates, but they are available to you as an alternate opportunity.  Please let us know if you plan to attend any of these alternate dates.

 

MEALS:  Camp Naish will provide Saturday Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Crackerbarrel and Sunday Breakfast.

COSTS:           

            Ordeal Candidates:                   $50.00 Fee provides all food, program materials, O/A sash, pocket flap, & wooden coup.                Brotherhood Candidates:         $40.00 Fee provides all food, program materials & Brotherhood sash.

            Other Arrowmen & Guests:       $25.00 Fee provides all food & program materials.

Your troop account will be charged these fees.  Fees are non-refundable after the registration deadline.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT:  PLAN TO ARRIVE AT CAMP NO LATER THAN 6:00 PM – EARLY DEPARTURES ARE NOT ALLOWED.  Upon arrival, units will check-in and will be directed to their campsite.  Troop 10 will camp together as a unit in the nearby North Meadow. The Candidate Gatherings will be held in the Campfire Arena at staggered times based on the schedule provided in advance of your arrival. All Ordeal and Brotherhood candidates, Runners, Nimats and Elangomats, should be present and prepared to begin the weekend at this time.  CLASS “A” UNIFORM ONLY!

 

Brotherhood Candidates:  Plan to study the Brotherhood Membership Questions and Answers found in the National OA Handbook and write their letter of rededication prior to their arrival at camp!  Brotherhood Candidates will be expected to serve the lodge on Saturday.  The Brotherhood Hike and Ceremony will take place Saturday afternoon.  Brotherhood candidates must have also paid their 2014 Tamegonit Lodge Dues.

 

Ordeal Candidates:  Your Induction will begin on Friday Evening. Ordeal Candidates are expected to wear Class “A” uniform and to bring all gear properly packed in a backpack to the Opening Ceremony. Immediately following the Pre-Ordeal Ceremony, Ordeal Candidates will be led to a place to spend the night out on the ground, in a weather-appropriate area that is a short distance from the other scout campers.  In the case of severe weather, Ordeal Candidates will bed-down in the Mess Hall.  Not terribly comfortable, but it’s safe and dry.  You will spend the next day in self-evaluation and unselfish service. Your Ordeal Induction Ceremony will take place Saturday evening.

 

DEPARTURE:  Parents should plan to pick-up Scouts at Camp Naish around 9 am Sunday morning.  We will be camping in the North Meadow near the Maintenance Area. No one will leave before Roll Call is complete and we will depart as a group.

 

 

WHAT TO BRING:

In addition to your normal camping gear, Ordeal Candidates should also bring:

      These are the ONLY ITEMS you should have with you for Friday Night !!!

 

1.  Backpack***2.  Nylon/Plastic Ground   Cloth3.  Sleeping Bag4.  Full Scout Class “A”   Uniform

5.  Work Clothes – Long   Pants & Gloves

6.  Rain Gear & Warm   Clothing

 7.     Water Bottle or Canteen (Filled-Water Only!)8.   Flashlight9.   Medication  (As Required)

10. Personal Hygiene Items

11. Insect Repellent & Sunscreen

12. Tent (for Saturday Night)

*** A Backpack works best to carry these items.  If you do not have one, try to borrow one.

If you still don’t have one, put these items in a large sturdy trash bag.  The bag can be used as your ground cloth.

 

Basic needs should be packed Friday evening and ready to move easily.  Other items such as Backup Clothing, Spare Shoes or Boots, etc. may be left at camp in your tent.  Ordeal Candidates will return to camp Saturday morning and will be able to change clothes and grab essentials for the day.

 

Brotherhood Candidates, Arrowmen  & Non-Arrowmen will ALSO need to bring:

 

1.  OA Sash & Coup(s)2.  Tent and Protective   Ground Cloth3.  Backed Chair

This is a rare opportunity

to camp with these items.

Kick back & enjoy!

If you need to use a troop tent, please make arrangements to do so before your arrival.

All attendees are to come “prepared” with adequate rain gear, extra dry clothing and other items listed.  The Troop Truck will not be at the campout – Be Prepared.

 

SPECIAL NOTES:

  • All attendees must pre-register!
  • Fees are non-refundable after the registration deadline. 
  • Health Forms and 2-Deep Trained Leadership are required at all Scouting Events and Activities.

            Troop 10 adult leaders will coordinate.

  • ONLY Arrowmen are allowed to attend OA Ceremonies.
  • Persons with special needs (medical and/or dietary) must complete a Special Needs Request Form

            and submit it with the registration form.  Please see Mr. Roening for guidance.

 

Some Ordeal candidates around you may not fully respect the traditions of Order of the Arrow. Troop 10 O/A members take these traditions very seriously. Bring ONLY those items listed. Troop policy prohibits cell phones, I-PODs, radios, and game equipment from camp … Leave them home!  While on “silence” it means just that… Scouts talking while on silence may be asked to leave.  Candidates who do not comply with the basic Lodge instructions or those who are found with additional items, food or drink (other than water) may be asked to leave and will forfeit this opportunity. While completing your Ordeal you will be expected to give your best at every task that is requested.

 

 

PARENTS and SCOUTS:

Troop 10 leaders will supervise this weekend outing and we ask parents to share in the transportation of scouts.  If you have any questions, please call Matt Roening at Cell: 816-868-0211.  This will be the only Induction Weekend where Troop 10 will provide leadership and transportation.  However, if your son has been Tapped Out and unable attend this weekend event, please contact Mr. Roening for questions on the alternate dates.  In case of an emergency you may try either  Mr. Roening’s cell numbers or the Camp Ranger at Camp Naish – 913-422-1035.  Please email Mr. Roening at matt.roening@everestkc.net  regarding any medications, food allergies, or any special needs that our leaders should to be aware of for this outdoor event.

 

At no time this weekend will Scouts be placed in harm’s way.  Adult leaders will be in the immediate area, and scouts will be well supervised.  The Camp Staff at Naish has contingency plans for weather and should the elements become more severe, scouts will be shown to an appropriate shelter.  The OA Induction Weekend always becomes one of the “memories” these scouts will be able to look-back on as a growing experience and one that will last a lifetime.  We’ll keep a “close eye” on all our Scouts. 

 

 

Heart of America Council Order of the Arrow Induction Information

http://www.hoac-bsa.org/Data/Sites/1/media/order-of-the-arrow/oa-documents/OA-Inductions-Packet-2014.pdf

If you have any questions please contact:

                        OA Advisor: Matt Roening, 816-868-0211  mattroening@everestkc.net

WHERE:  Theodore Naish Scout Reservation -  Bonner Springs, Kansas

DIRECTIONS:  Take Interstate-435 North to K-32.  Go West on K-32 thru Edwardsville, KS.  Turn right (North) on 120th Street just before the Lone Star Industries Cement Plant.  If you go under K-7, you have gone too far.  Take this road to the entrance to Camp Naish on your right.    Look for the “Boy Scout Camp” sign between Edwardsville and Bonner Springs on K-32.

Apr
28
Mon
2014
Uniform Exchange Night @ Prairie Star Middle School
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Uniform Exchange Night @ Prairie Star Middle School | Leawood | Kansas | United States

For more information on this event, please visit the Uniform Exchange page.

May
2
Fri
2014
Campout #4 – Canoe Campout @ Canoe Campout
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – May 3 @ 6:30 pm

Activities & Schedule:  We will be camping Friday night ONLY and will canoe Saturday morning.  We will return home Saturday evening after “LUNNER”.  If you plan to arrive late, leave early or leave during the campout, you MUST contact our Scoutmaster, Rob Day, scoutmaster@bsatroop10.org  by 8:00am, Thursday May 1st or you may not get credit for the campout.

 

 AGENDA:

Friday, May 2nd

  • Leave for Riverfront Camp as early as possible so you can set up before dark.
  • Find your designated camping area (Adults, Scouts, and Mustangs) and set up camp.

 

Saturday, May 3rd

  • Breakfast.
  • “Safety Afloat” discussion
  • Leave via campground bus for Moon Valley and Windyville float put-in points (7 or 12 mile floats).
  • 7 mile Moon Valley->Riverfront float required for all Mustangs and their parents and recommended for other scouts and parents with limited experience
  • $5 upcharge for 12 mile Windyville -> RiverFront for all other scouts PROVIDED: Must be STAR rank and have completed Lifesaving or Swimming Merit badget and be 13 yrs or older.
  • SNACK ONLY on the river (we will cook a late lunch/early dinner upon arriving back in camp–LUNNER)
  • There will be limited time for Scout Skills for new Scouts
    • Limited SM Conferences and Boards of Review
    • 2nd Class Req. #3b—Choosing a patrol site and where to pitch tent.
    • 2nd Class Req. #3c—Care, sharpening, use of knife, saw, and axe (Totin’ Chip). (repeat session)
    • 2nd Class Req. #3g—Plan and cook one hot breakfast or lunch
    • Review How to Use Compass
    • Measuring Pace/distance – Bearings
    • Open Sessions for Testing
  • Complete camp breakdown/packing after LUNNER cleanup
  • Depart for Home Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m.
  • Arrive home at 6:30pm

 

Equipment Needed:   

(There is no Uniform of the day – A “Canoe Trip” T-shirt will be handed out to everyone)

Scouts: (please consult your Scout Handbook for a complete list of equipment)

  • Weather appropriate clothing, extra dry clothing to change into at night
  • Sturdy boots or shoes & extra pair shoes.
  • Sleeping Bag, ground mat
  • Mess Kit (bowl, plate, insulated cup, knife, fork, spoon)
  • Rain gear, sunglasses
  • Canteen or water bottle
  • Swimsuit, River appropriate clothing and shoes
  • Sun block and hat (mandatory), bug repellant, towel
  • Tents & ground cloth if you took one home last month

Equipment Needed (continued):     

 

  • SCOUT HANDBOOK (pen), compass
  • Patrol tents & tarps (check to make sure ALL parts are present)
  • Patrol Cook Boxes (cleaned & stocked)
  • Food for all meals
  • Lifejackets (provided by Riverfront) Adult size life jackets may be limited so if you have a comfortable life jacket please bring it.  Everyone must wear a life jacket.

 

Patrols should work together to make sure that tents and cooking boxes are brought to camp by assigned patrol members.  If you have Patrol Equipment (tents, tarps, stoves, cooking equipment), make sure it makes it to this campout even if you aren’t attending.  Call your patrol leader, if he doesn’t call you by Wednesday, April 30th.  Patrol Quartermasters must speak to the Troop Quartermaster, Jeromy Rutledge; quartermaster@bsatroop10.org, (913) 433-6005, if ANY additional equipment is needed (i.e. cooking grates, bricks, tent poles, tent pegs, tarps, tents).  Paper goods & cups will not be provided.

 

 Coordinating Patrol: The coordinating patrol will be the Chinchilla Patrol. One of the parents of an Chinchilla Patrol Scout must drive the troop truck to and from the campout (Friday to Saturday). The Troop Truck will be loaded by ALL TROOP QUARTERMASTERS and all Chinchilla Patrol Members on Thursday May 1st at 6:00PM.  The Troop Truck is located at the self-storage facility at 133rd and Holmes Road.  The Chinchilla Patrol & Quartermasters will unload the troop truck on Sunday morning following the campout.

 

*NOTE TO NEW SCOUTS (MUSTANGS)

If you have a tent from previous campouts, please make sure it makes it to this campout (even if you are not attending).  We DO NOT provide tents or tarps for adults.  We also DO NOT provide: cups, plates, bowls, knives, forks or spoons.  Troop 10 has a policy about chairs: Only Adults & Eagle Scouts can use chairs w/ backs on campouts.  Other scouts can use tripod type camp stools.  Adults are encouraged to bring a chair.  Food for Mustang Scouts will be provided by the troop.

 

 

Food/Cooking Format: 

  • Friday      Supper: – Eat before you arrive.
  • Saturday      Breakfast:
  • Patrols plan and prepare a Hot Breakfast,
  • Adults will cook & eat as the “Old Goat” Patrol.
  • Mustang Scouts will cook and eat together.

 

  • Saturday LUNCH/DINNER (LUNNER):
    • Patrols plan and prepare a HOT meal after getting off the river.
    • Adults will cook & eat as the “Old Goat” Patrol.
    • Mustang Scouts will cook and eat together.

 

 

Troop Policy: NO Lighter Fluid, “Match-light”, or accelerant to be used.

Charcoal chimneys are provided by the Troop

Charcoal is NOT provided by the Troop

Cost:                       $ 45.00           Adults and Mustang Scouts

                                    $ 30.00           Troop 10 Scouts (plus patrol food costs)

                                    $ 5.00           Additional for anyone taking the longer float

Fees will be billed to your account. Please pay Julia Day, Treasurer.

 

Registration:

Sign up via the link above or at any troop meeting before the campout.  Please sign up by April 28th at the regular troop meetings.  Provide T-shirt size (adult sizes only).  If you need to cancel, you may cancel via email with Mr. Blackwood NO later than Thursday May 1st via email to: campmaster@bsatroop10.org   

If you have any questions contact Chris Blackwood: via email at campmaster@bsatroop10.org.

 No shows and cancellations after May 1st will be charged the full amount

 

Contact Numbers: (subject to cell coverage)

Scoutmaster:  Rob Day, (913) 669-6477

Campmaster:  Chris Blackwood,  (972) 978-0525

Riverfront Camp:  888-673-7668, 417-588-3386

http://www.riverfrontcampcanoe.com/

Directions:          Riverfront Campground is located 14 miles west of Lebanon, Mo on State Hwy. 64   Go East on 135th Street – This becomes Hwy 150.  Go South on Hwy 71 about 20 miles to Hwy 7.  Take Hwy 7 about 40 miles South to Clinton and continue on Hwy 13 South thru Clinton.  Go 35 miles South on Hwy 13 to Collins.  Take Hwy 54 East 26 miles to Hwy 65.  Take US-65 South 13 miles to Louisburg.  Take Hwy 64 East about 17 miles to Riverfront Campground.  Watch for the Campground Signs.