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06-18 -> 06-24TroopSummer Camp
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Posted on Mar 21 2023 - 10:20am

Hello! Our next campout is April 14-16 at Camp Friedlander. It's one of our favorites, COPE Climbing.

Updated Merit Badge Counselors List - March 2023

Posted on Mar 2 2023 - 3:24pm

The Merit Badge Counselor list has been updated and is attached below. When you go into the spreadsheet, the tabs at the bottom are labeled "WhitewaterTrails MB's" and "Troop 857 MB's". The Whitewater Trails MB's are those counselors in our District and the Troop 857 MB's has listed all our very own MB counselors! (Remember a Scout is Trustworthy, please do not share this list with anyone to protect the privacy of these volunteers.)

New Advancement Email

Posted on Mar 2 2023 - 3:14pm

In an effort to make sure requests do not get lost in our personal emails, please use advancement857@gmail.com for all rank and merit badge advancement reminders or requests.

Court of Honor - rescheduled for next month

Posted on Feb 27 2023 - 11:58am

In an effort to finish some rank advancements and the merit badges from merit badge challenge the court of honor is going to be pushed until next month.   Tomorrow's meeting will be a regular troop meeting. 

Summer Camp - Parent Volunteers Needed

Posted on Feb 16 2023 - 4:07pm

We are looking for at least 4 adult helpers to attend our June 18-24 Summer Camp at Ransburg Scout Reservation in Bloomington, Indiana which is about 2-1/2 hours from us.

If you have Partial Merit Badges from Summer Camp or Would like to earn a Merit Badge on your own please read:

Posted on Nov 8 2022 - 10:04pm

Below is the process for earning merit badges on your own and attached is a list of merit badge Counselors in our District.   (Remember a Scout is Trustworthy, please do not share this list with anyone to protect the privacy of these volunteers)



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