Monthly Archives: February 2014

Special Olympics Volunteers Needed

The Special Olympics State Floor Hockey Tournament is coming to our high school and they need volunteers on March 1st and 2nd! These dates conflict with other events on our Troop Calendar, but I can tell you from personal experience … Continue reading

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Merit Badge Midway – Earn up to 4 merit badges

Did you earn everything you wanted to earn at Advancement Day?  Want an extra merit badge or two?  Want to try something cool that you haven’t tried before?  Well, there’s good news for you. On March 1, Troop 31 is … Continue reading

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Swoosh! Tubing at Tussey

19 boys and a few brave adults came out to Tussey Mountain on Monday for one of the boys’ favorite events of the year – Tubing at Tussey!  The Troop first tried this a few years ago and it was … Continue reading

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Tuesday Talkback: Who should use the Scout handshake?

Originally posted on Bryan on Scouting:
Save your right-handed handshakes for boardrooms and networking luncheons. Scouts do things a little differently. The Scout handshake, offered around the world as a token of friendship, uses the left hand, which is the…

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Troop 45: A Brief History

Troop 45 was not the first Boy Scout troop to be chartered in Milesburg.  The roots of our town’s scouting movement goes clear back to 1941 when the Men’s Bible Class of the Methodist Church of Milesburg chartered the first … Continue reading

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Ready, Set, Lets Hit the Slopes!

We’re on for Snow Sports Merit Badge.  Sign up by noon Friday, Feb 14th if you’re planning to go.  Cost is $55 per person.  Make sure you have an updated medical form on file (parts A and B). You can sign … Continue reading

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