Parent Meeting Minutes
February 5, 2007
Boy Scout Troop 174
Grace Lutheran Church
Yorktown Heights, NY

Attendees

Rita Sharples
Tracy Bruce
Peter Hoernes
Manuel Alves
Roger Nickelsen
Dave Zedovich
Lauren Grabowski
Ilene Saltzman
Bona Saccomanno
Nicole Eissa
Janet Toto
Josh Davies
Jamie Dean
Pete Krolik
Chris Long
Karen Maulen


Pete opened the meeting with greetings.

REVIEW of EVENTS

1/26-27 Klondike at camp Smith…Good time was had by all except for the aftermath of sickness

2/4 Scout Sunday - Despite a weak showing by the troop the morning went well. We worshipped and fed about 100 people.
Thanks to Jamie Dean, Brian Bingay, Mike Saccomanno for their preparation work.

Ice climbing - 7 Kids and 4 Adults; Great job by all including newest climbers.
Wind chill factor made it 50 below….

Donation by Roger Nickelsen of 3 Lanterns.


UPCOMING EVENTS

2/10THIS SATURDAY Webelos Klondike; questionable as only 4 sleds are registered to date. Anthony Stathis (ASPL)to run - change to web site should read that all scouts 1st class and higher are welcome.

2/11 SCUBA class -Durland

2/17-18 GARRISON - send boys with outdoor sports equipment, floor mat, sleeping bad and PEANUTS!!! This year, fried turkey is the faire.

2/23 SCUBA certification class - cost is $195 pp - GREAT deal

2/23-25 SKI TRIP Gore Mountain - payment was due TONIGHT
Sleeping arrangements made in cabin and Farmhouse.
Van available for anyone interested - speak to Pete.
Balance of incidental fees will be collected up there.

MAR 4th BOWLOREE 3 PM @ Cortlandt Lanes - Rob Carlson organizing

3/15 INDOOR CLIMBING $25 PP @ Hawthorne location.
Must Sign up and pay by FEBRUARY 23

3/24 SERVICE WEEKEND - at Clearlake as a thank you for their support of our troop - wood chipping, excavation work

3/26 COURT OF HONOR

3/31 University of Scouting


LOOKING AHEAD

Near future - Look for training sessions. Bob A. suggested that you peruse the Council Web site for various training opportunities. New in-troop availabilities as new scouts join us.

**** 16 New Scouts to join 174 - in June 10 should be leaving so we remain 6 ahead. Four adult members of 174 to attend Blue and Gold this weekend.  Strong bond with Cub Pack from Lincoln Titus and plans in the works for working together with them.*****

April 28-29 Spring Event - More info to follow


Two new Eagles - Jason L. and Paul M - CONGRATULATIONS!!

THIS SUNDAY IS STEPH GRABOWSKI’S EAGLE COURT OF HONOR - SCOUTS
SIGN UP ON WEB FOR HEAD COUNT AND ARRIVAL TIMES. IMPORTANT EVENT TO EXPERIENCE TOGETHER.

REPORTS:

Treasurer “We are in the black”
Camp Mrs. Eissa will take care of Camp Registration this year.
More info on web when available.

SCOUTMASTER - Greetings
Thank you to those who participated in Scout Sunday.

ACTIVITY NIGHTS -

Swim April @ LCBMS
Gym TBA
Respectfully Submitted.

Karen Maulen