Mount Saint Helena Hike & Upcoming Events

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Mount Saint Helena Hike

 When: Sat., Dec. 3: Meet at the church at 7:45am.
Where: Mount Saint Helena.
Details: All scouts need to bring the 10 essentials and a packed lunch. The hike to the peak from the parking area is ~11 miles, so be sure to bring at least 2 litres of water.

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Dec. 4,2016: PLC.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. Be prepared for cold weather. Fishing is a possibility.
  • Dec. 17, 2016: Berkeley Fire Fighters Food Distribution at Berkeley Fire Department Station 2 (map). Assemble food bags and deliver to Berkeley Seniors.
  • Jan. 14-16, 2017: Winter Camping Trip. Most likely at Big Meadow Campground (map).

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org
  • Thanks to all parents who legibly write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

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Day After Thanksgiving Hike & Upcoming Events

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Day After Thanksgiving Hike

 When: Fri., Nov. 25: Meet at the church at 8am.
Where: Mount Diablo State Park.
Details: This is a family event, there will be 5 and 10 mile options. Rain is likely, so be prepared.

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Dec. 3, 2016: 10 mile hike to the summit of Mount Saint Helena.
  • Dec. 4,2016: PLC.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. Fishing is a possibility.
  • Dec. 17, 2016: Berkeley Fire Fighters Food Distribution at Berkeley Fire Department Station 2 (map). Assemble food bags and deliver to Berkeley Seniors.
  • Jan. 14-16, 2017: Winter Camping Trip. Most likely at Big Meadow Campground (map).

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org
  • Thanks to all parents who legibly write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

Is something missing above? Any comments or corrections? Send email to your webmaster using this link.

Scouting for Food & Upcoming Events

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Scouting for Food pick up

When: Sat., Nov. 19: Meet at the church at 9am.
Where: Vicinity of the church.
Details: Permission slips are not required for this.

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Nov. 25, 2016: Day after Thanksgiving hike. This is a family event, there will be 5 and 10 mile options.
  • Dec. 3, 2016: 10 mile hike to the summit of Mount Saint Helena.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. This is also a fishing trip.

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org.
  • The Seabase crew are still in arrears. Please help them by bringing cans & bottles so they can recycle them.
  • Thanks to all parents who legibly write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

Is something missing above? Any comments or corrections? Send email to your webmaster using this link.

Flag Planting, Scout for Food, Camping & Upcoming Events

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Veterans Day Flag Planting

When: Fri., Nov. 11: Meet at the Sunset Cemetery at 7:45am.
Where: Sunset Cemetery, 101 Colusa Avenue, El Cerrito.
Details: There will be free doughnuts. Bring a screwdriver (or similar) to make holes for the flags.

Scouting for Food drop off

When: Sat., Nov. 12: Meet at the church at 9am.
Where: Vicinity of the church.
Details: Permission slips are not required for this.

Camping at Brannan Island

When: Sat, Nov. 12-Sun. Nov., 13: Meet at the church at 11am.
Where: Brannan Island
Details: We will invite Webelos. Troop Guides are encouraged to attend.

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Nov. 19, 2016: Scouting for Food pick up. This is a service event. Permission slips are not required for this.
  • Nov. 25, 2016: Day after Thanksgiving hike. This is a family event, there will be 5 and 10 mile options.
  • Dec. 3, 2016: 10 mile hike to the summit of Mount Saint Helena.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. This is also a fishing trip.

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org.
  • The Seabase crew are still in arrears. Please help them by bringing cans & bottles so they can recycle them.
  • Thanks to all parents who legibly write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

Is something missing above? Any comments or corrections? Send email to your webmaster using this link.

REI Trail Service & Upcoming Events

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REI Bay Ridge Trail Service

When: Sat., Nov. 5: Meet at the church at 8am.
Where: Somewhere nearby.
Details: Make sure to bring work gloves and water.

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Nov. 6, 2016: The PLC will meet at the church at 6:30pm. Patrol Leaders must ensure someone from their patrol is there.
  • Nov. 11, 2016: Veterans Day flag planting. There will be free doughnuts.
  • Nov. 12, 2016: Scouting for Food drop off. This is a service event and will not conflict with Brannan Island camping. Permission slips are not required for this.
  • Nov. 12-13, 2016: Camping at Brannan Island. We will invite Webelos. Troop Guides are encouraged to attend.
  • Nov. 19, 2016: Scouting for Food pick up. This is a service event. Permission slips are not required for this.
  • Nov. 25, 2016: Day after Thanksgiving hike. This is a family event, there will be 5 and 10 mile options.
  • Dec. 3, 2016: 10 mile hike to the summit of Mount Saint Helena.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. This is also a fishing trip.

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org.
  • The Seabase crew are still in arrears. Please help them by bringing cans & bottles so they can recycle them.
  • Thanks to all parents who legibly write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

Is something missing above? Any comments or corrections? Send email to your webmaster using this link.

Glen Camp Backpack & Upcoming Events

Glen Camp Backpacking

When: Sat., Oct. 29-Sun.,Oct. 30: Meet at the church parking lot at 7:45am.
Where: Introductory backpack at Glen Camp, Point Reyes.
Details: Bring your packed gear to the 10/25 meeting for a pack check.

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Nov. 5, 2016: REI Bay Ridge trail service. Details are being finalized; there may be an age requirement.
  • Nov. 11, 2016: Veterans Day flag planting. There will be free doughnuts.
  • Nov. 12, 2016: Scouting for Food drop off. This is a service event and will not conflict with Brannan Island camping. Permission slips are not required for this.
  • Nov. 12-13, 2016: Camping at Brannan Island. We will invite Webelos. Troop Guides are encouraged to attend.
  • Nov. 19, 2016: Scouting for Food pick up. This is a service event. Permission slips are not required for this.
  • Nov. 25, 2016: Day after Thanksgiving hike. This is a family event, there will be 5 and 10 mile options.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. This is also a fishing trip.

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org.
  • The Seabase crew are still in arrears. Please help them by bringing cans & bottles so they can recycle them.
  • Thanks to all parents who legibly write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

Is something missing above? Any comments or corrections? Send email to your webmaster using this link.

Stream Trains Hike & Upcoming Events

We need more Den Chiefs! Contact any member of the Senior Patrol if you are interested. It qualifies as a leadership position for rank advancement. Rank requirements must be completed by the end of the year if you want to use the old requirements.

Stream Trains Hike

When: Sat., Oct. 22. We will meet at 8:30am at the church.
Where: The hike will be at the Stream Trains.
Details: We will hike about 10 miles. Please pack a lunch & water.

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Oct. 29-30, 2016: Introductory backpack at Glen Camp, Point Reyes. A great introductory trip for scouts who have never been backpacking before. If you have questions about gear or what to bring, ask any member of the senior patrol. We will assist scouts in packing their backpack at the 10/25 meeting so if you are unsure about how to pack bring your pack along with all your gear.
  • Nov. 5, 2016: REI Bay Ridge trail service. Details are being finalized; there may be an age requirement.
  • Nov. 11, 2016: Veterans Day flag planting. There will be free doughnuts.
  • Nov. 12, 2016: Scouting for Food drop off. This is a service event and will not conflict with Brannan Island camping. Permission slips are not required for this.
  • Nov. 12-13, 2016: Camping at Brannan Island. We will invite Webelos. Troop Guides are encouraged to attend.
  • Nov. 19, 2016: Scouting for Food pick up. This is a service event. Permission slips are not required for this.
  • Nov. 25, 2016: Day after Thanksgiving hike. This is a family event, there will be 5 and 10 mile options.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. This is also a fishing trip.

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org.
  • The Seabase crew are still in arrears. Please help them by bringing cans & bottles so they can recycle them.
  • Thanks to all parents who legibly write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

Is something missing above? Any comments or corrections? Send email to your webmaster using this link.

Upcoming Events

Congratulations to Troop 24 for a great showing at Scout-O (results).

Please turn in popcorn order forms and payment to Candy R. at the next troop meeting.

STEM’oree 2016

When: Sat., Oct. 15 for scouts who have registered.
Where: 8am-3pm at Camp Herms.
Details: See ASM Roy’s group email. Preregistration is required!

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Oct. 22, 2016: Stream Trains Hike. We will be hiking about 10 miles. Please drive for this as it is not a loop hike and we need pick up and drop off drivers.
  • Oct. 29-30, 2016: Introductory backpack at Glen Camp, Point Reyes. A great introductory trip for scouts who have never been backpacking before. If you have questions about gear or what to bring, ask any member of the senior patrol.
  • Nov. 5, 2016: REI Bay Ridge trail service. Details are being finalized; there may be an age requirement.
  • Nov. 11, 2016: Veterans Day flag planting. There will be free doughnuts.
  • Nov. 12, 2016: Scouting for Food drop off. This is a service event
  • and will not conflict with Brannan Island camping. Permission slips are not required for this.
  • Nov. 12-13, 2016: Camping at Brannan Island. We will invite Webelos. Troop Guides are encouraged to attend.
  • Nov. 25, 2016: Day after Thanksgiving hike. This is a family event, there will be 5 and 10 mile options.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. This is also a fishing trip.

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org.
  • The Seabase crew are still in arrears. Please help them by bringing cans & bottles so they can recycle them.
  • Thanks to all parents who write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

Is something missing above? Any comments or corrections? Send email to your webmaster using this link.

Scout-O & Upcoming Events

Popcorn Sales: Please turn in order forms and monies to Candy R.

Scout-O  at Tilden Park

When: Sun., Oct.  9: Meet at 8am at the church.
Where: Tilden Park (park at Lake Anza).
Details: This is a competitive event! Wear Class A to/from event, bring water, lunch, 10 essentials, good footwear, long pants (poison oak) , etc. Courses are white to orange, easiest to hardest. If you do not have a partner or do not know what course you are on, please contact Evan M.

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Oct. 22, 2016: Stream Trains Hike. We will be hiking about 10 miles. Please drive for this as it is not a loop hike and we need pick up and drop off drivers.
  • Oct. 29-30, 2016: Introductory backpack at Glen Camp, Point Reyes. A great introductory trip for scouts who have never been backpacking before. If you have questions about gear or what to bring, ask any member of the senior patrol.
  • Nov. 5, 2016: REI Bay Ridge trail service. Details are being finalized; there may be an age requirement.
  • Nov. 11, 2016: Veterans Day flag planting. There will be free doughnuts.
  • Nov. 12, 2016: Scouting for Food drop off. This is a service event
  • and will not conflict with Brannan Island camping. Permission slips are not required for this.
  • Nov. 12-13, 2016: Camping at Brannan Island. We will invite Webelos. Troop Guides are encouraged to attend.
  • Nov. 25, 2016: Day after Thanksgiving hike. This is a family event, there will be 5 and 10 mile options.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. This is also a fishing trip.

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org.
  • The Seabase crew are still in arrears. Please help them by bringing cans & bottles so they can recycle them.
  • Thanks to all parents who write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

Is something missing above? Any comments or corrections? Send email to your webmaster using this link.

Webeloree Food Preparation, Scout-O & Upcoming Events

Popcorn Sales: Please turn in order forms and monies to Candy R.

 Webeloree Food Preparation at Camp Herms

When: Sat., Oct.1-Sun., Oct.  2: Meet at 7:30am at Camp Herms.
Where: Camp Herms.
Details: Bring camping gear and a mess kit.

Scout-O  at Tilden Park

When: Sun., Oct.  9: Meet at 8am at the church.
Where: Tilden Park (park at Lake Anza).
Details: A great opportunity to practice orienteering skills before Scout O. This is a competitive event! Wear Class A to/from event, bring water, lunch, 10 essentials, good footwear, long pants (poison oak) , etc. Make sure to get a partner and determine the course you wish to run. Courses are white to orange, easiest to hardest.

Upcoming Events (Calendar)

  • Oct. 2, 2016: The PLC will meet at the church at 6:30 pm. All leadership positions should attend.
  • Oct. 9, 2016: This year the Scout-O is back at Tilden (park at Lake Anza). Troop 24 always has a great showing at Scout-O, keep up the tradition and take part.
  • Oct. 29, 2016: Introductory backpack at Glen Camp, Point Reyes. A great introductory trip for scouts who have never been backpacking before.
  • Oct. 22, 2016: Stream Trains Hike. We will be hiking about 10 miles. Please drive for this as it is not a loop hike and we need pick up and drop off drivers.
  • Nov. 11, 2016: Veterans Day flag planting. There will be free doughnuts.
  • Dec. 10-11, 2016: Jenkinson Lake camping. This is also a fishing trip.

Notes

  • Note: Permission slips are attached to troop calendar events. If no check/cash is required, a scan of the permission slip can be emailed to permissionslip@troop24berkeley.org.
  • The Seabase crew are still in arrears. Please help them by bringing cans & bottles so they can recycle them.
  • Thanks to all parents who write their scout’s name and purpose of payment on the memo. line of the check! At present, checks are the preferred means of payment, but we take cash or Paypal ☺.
  • You can check your scout account at the Troop meetings.

Is something missing above? Any comments or corrections? Send email to your webmaster using this link.