Troop 351 – Madison, AL

Welcome to the Troop 351 Website!

We meet on Monday nights 7-8:30 pm at Asbury United Methodist Church,
in the Hope Building (980 Hughes Road).

“If you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere friend.” – Abraham Lincoln

Announcements (Updated Monday, March 1st):

MEETINGTomorrow we have elections and signups for leadership positions.  Does your next rank require time in a leadership position?  Do you want to be more involved?  Be ready for elections.

PLC: Patrol Leader Council; it’s more than meeting planning, it’s an opportunity for our scribe, webmaster, historian and others to check in.  Troop leaders, please arrive at 6:00.

Webelo hike:  Day hike on Rainbow Mountain on Saturday March 6th, 3:00pm.  Want to volunteer and help Mr. Karahalis or Mr. Bogartus find them at the meeting or send them email.  

Summer camp:  You read that right, I said summer camp.  It might be freezing outside but NOW is the time to start picking merit badge classes and planning out your payment.  Full payment is not required right away, but a deposit will be needed to lock in your favorite merit badge classes.

March Campout: Were going back to Cavern Cove!!!!  Friday March 26-28 for an event ya’ll elected to call “Zombie Shooting @ Cavern Cove.”  Lets start planning at our next meeting.

Camporee is coming!!!!  Note the change to our yearly calendar below: April 16-18 at Camp Jackson

It is also time to pay DUES!.  You can turn in your dues check at a meeting, you can get them to Mr. Lang or you can pay through the pay-pal account.  Dues are $100.00 for each scout and $45.00 for each leader.  Please get this in to us ASAP and let me know if you have any questions.

Timothy Lang (970)692-4783

tjlangco@gmail.com

102 Starchase Ln,

Madison, Al. 35758

Summer Camp:

The troop is going to Camp Davy Crockett for summer camp this year.  It’s time to start picking out merit badges and placing deposits on camp.  I’ve attached a list of merit badges and included a link to the full leadership guide for more camp information.  Please email me your class list, or see me at a troop meeting to turn in your classes.
Dates: June 20-26

Cost: $280

Location: Camp Davy Crockett which is northeast of Knoxville, TN

Leaders Guide: https://boyscouts-my.sharepoint.com/:b:/g/personal/lumcnees_scouting_org/EUrM03Fyi0JJmEPGUH43SQQBu8VPYWqZBU2mh-wpewgH7A?e=N6Kjlb

A deposit of $30 is needed to reserve a spot for camp.  Additional payments follow monthly with recommended payment below:

February: $100

March: $100

April: $50

Late registration is available after mid-May, but classes selection may be limited.

Meetings:

  • Next Meeting: March 1st
  • Next PLC: March 8th

Merit Badges:

  • March- E Prep/ Geology

Outings:

  • Webelo day hike – March 6th
  • Cavern Cove – March 26th

Virtual Merit Badge and Rank/Advancement Requirement Sign Up

  • UPDATE: If you don’t hear back within 24 hours please email Mr. Cybuck at dpcybuck@gmail.com

We will continue to offer access to PayPal for payment of troop related fees.

  • PayPal: To send the Troop money through PayPal, click “Send Money” in PayPal and set the recipient to paypal@bsa351.org

2020-2021 Planning Calendar

MonthLocationMerit Badge & ProgramCOHPLCHolidaysSchools Out
SeptemberCavern Cove ShootingCamporee PlanningXXXX 2nd Labor Day 
OctoberCamporeeCitizenship in the Community XXXX 5-9 & 30(1/2 day)
NovemberBiking Redstone ArsenalPhysical FitnessXXXX 11th Vet & 26th Thanks11, 23-27
DecemberClimbing (Highpoint Gym Huntsville)Citizenship in the World XXXX25th Christmas18(1/2 day) & 21-31
JanuaryFort MorganIndian Lore/ArcheologyXXXX 1st NY & 18th MLK1-5 & 18
FebruaryBackpackingBackpacking/Camping/Cooking/Camping/First Aid XXXX15th Presidents Da12(1/2 day) & 15
MarchZombie Shooting @ Cavern CoveE-Prep/Geology   15-19
AprilTalladegaTraffic Safety/Automotive Maintenance XXXX 23(1/2 Day)
MayBackpackingBackpacking/Camping/Cooking/Camping/First AidXXXX 9th Mom & 31st Mem26 Last Day
JuneSummer CampPersonal Management XXXX20th Dad 
JulyOcoee White Water RaftingWhitewater/Canoeing/Watersports/Aviation  4th Independence 
AugustWatersports (Tubing/Swimming/Fishing)Whitewater/Canoeing/Watersports/AviationXXXXXXXX 5th First Day
SeptemberHorseback RidingPulp & Paper/Inventing/Game Design  6th Labor Day 

OA info:

  • Camporee is coming!!!!  April 16-18 at Camp Jackson
  • Next Chapter Meeting: March 4th  
  • Round Table Location: Either Zoom or First United Methodist Church 120 Greene St. Huntsville, Al.