2016 Monthly Themes
Monthly the troop participates in a focused theme of scouting.
January - Winter Sports
In January we enjoy a family oriented weekend ski trip where we ski, snowboard, tube, sled, night hike and much more.
March - Scout Skills
During March the scouts learn and practice various skills that help them
to become well rounded young men.
May - Camping
As the spring weather really gets nice the scouts get to really enjoy camping. As a goal the troop tries to get out to at least one campout a month.
July - Cycling
The troop hits the trails in July pedaling their way to fitness and experiencing some of the great bike trails in Illinois.
September - Boating and Canoeing
The scouts love watercraft some going to High Adventure in the Florida Keys. Everyone though gets to enjoy the basics of boating, canoeing, kayaking, small boat sailing and more.
November - Cooking, Orienteering
A boys gotta eat, and for the scouts on the campout they have to cook to eat. This is a great opportunity to learn the basics of cooking and equally important eating.