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2019 Troop 777 5th Annual Merit Badge Day

Saturday, March 23, 2019, 4:00 PM

Boy Scout Troop #777 of East Alton, IL will be hosting its 5th Annual Merit Badge Day on Saturday, March 23 from 9 am until 4 pm. It will be open to all scouts. All merit badges offered will be conducted and supervised by approved Merit Badge Counselors. Cost per Scout is $20 which includes lunch* and an event patch             **Adult registration is $7.50 and includes lunch* and event patch. Adult registration is not required, but an option for those staying throughout the day.  *Lunch consists of 2 slices of pepperoni, sausage or cheese pizza with chips & cookie plus soda or water. Fruit will also be made available. *ONLY SIGN UP FOR 1 LUNCH PER REGISTRANT* Link to Merit Badge Day flyer:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1PX9X0OO36gbSaqwxsunvpa82HGtQ4OVax8nZ2YnNv_Q/edit?usp=sharing **EACH SCOUT MUST BRING A PROPERLY FILLED OUT & COUNCIL APPROVED MERIT BADGE CARD FOR EACH MERIT BADGE COURSE TAKEN** After choosing course(s), please proceed to select preferred lunch in order to have proper amounts. Cooking & Leatherwork are all day courses. If signing up for one of those proceed straight to your lunch selection after selecting. Otherwise please sign up for an AM and then choose a PM course. Then proceed to your lunch selection. You must register for either an All Day course or an AM course for your registration to be official. *If an AM or All Day merit badge is not selected, only a PM course, your $20 fee must be sent immediately via PayPal to 17attack@charter.net -or-  VENMO to 17attack@charter.net -or- mailed check to: BSA Troop 777 1523 Esther Ave. Wood River, IL 62095 *Please review prerequisites as certain items my be updated.* The following is a list of prerequisites for the merit badge offerings. Failure to bring in required work completed will result in a partial merit badge and cannot be signed off until work is completed and turned in. Waivers will be emailed out and must be returned at registration. Prerequisites: American Business (AM) - 2a, 3, 5a & b Animal Science (AM) - 6 Bird Study (PM) - 5 & 7 Chess (AM) - N/A Citizenship In The Community (PM) - 2, 3, 7 & 8 plus written documentation for 8 service hours. Signed letter from Scoutmaster is sufficient for service hour requirement. Citizenship In The Nation (AM) - 2, 3, 6 & 8 Citizenship In The World (AM or PM) - 4B & 7 Communications (PM) - 2, 3, 4, 5 & 8 (Prepare 2, 3 & 4 to present) Cooking (All Day) - 4 a-e, 5 a-f & 6 a-e (Plan menus & shopping info. Cook breakfast, lunch & supper at home.) Electricity (AM) - 2 & 9 Leatherwork (All Day) - All Req's Covered, no prerequisites. Medicine (AM) - 1 & 4a Personal Management (AM or PM) - 1, 2, 8 & 9 Photography (PM) - (4 a OR b) Bring a camera (Phone acceptable) Plumbing (PM) - 1b, 2 a & B Public Health (PM) - 7a-c & 8 Sustainability (AM) - 1, 2: Water (A), Food (A), Community (A), Energy (B or C) & Stuff (A). Truck Transportation (PM) - 4 (#4 will be offered on March 16th at WW Transport Inc. in Wood River from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wood Carving (AM or PM) - All Req's Covered, no prerequisites. Bring Toten Chip.    Class A uniforms should be worn for the day except for classes mentioned in notes. Scouts are expected and accountable to act as such. Please remember to respect all property belonging to others as well as St Paul United Methodist Church who is kind enough to lend use of their facility for this event. All principles of Leave No Trace will be in effect for the day. 8:15 - Registration 8:45 - Flag Ceremony & Announcements 9:00 - 12:00 - Morning Session 12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch 1:00 - 4:00 - Afternoon Session   As always: Be Prepared Do A Good Turn Daily

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