Greetings To All,
We at troop 40 have had an awesome summer. Our early summer started
with a memorable trip to
††††††† Niagara County Fair, was our best fair to date. Very, very successful. Plenty of much needed help Monday evening, making it easier for Jim, Millie, and my self on Tuesday & Wednesday special thanks to Jeff Bishop, with the absence of Mr Brouncheidel, Jeff† was badly needed.
Thank You Jeff !!† The turn out of help was a welcoming site. There will be some changes with next years fair. I am not going to let boys work any more than 6 hour shifts. It gets to be too much on them, they are too young.
††††††† LAW 2006,
is now in the History books. I think all will agree it was a huge success.
Much fun was had. As well as budding friendships that could last a life time.
The Internet is making our world smaller. We had so much fun at
forget!) HaHa. Thursday was a very nice day and evening
at my house. And our good by trip to
††††††† A day after
the English left the leadership of troop 40 started to plan our Alaska Trip.
We are laying the ground work and setting a itineraries. We are working hard
trying to get figures so we can set a price and get it out to you the
parents. There will be several fund raisers this fall, winter, and spring. We
will be needing the help of ALL interested in going to
††††††† I will be having a Green Bar Meeting. I know you are saying what the heck is a green bar meeting. Well the green bar is a way of saying youth leadership, if your son is a patrol or assistant patrol leader look at the patch HE sewed on His uniform. Hence the green bars. This meeting will be to plan the rest of the coming year. They set the camping trips, and activities.
††††††† Hopefully Maryanne will be doing the news letter again. we will communicate all of the activities planed at the meeting with you thru the news letter and here on the web site calendar.
††††††† In closing it is too numerous to thank every body that helped in any little or big way. All ways are huge to me , THANK YOU for all of the help. It is YOU and the BOYS of Troop 40 that make it the GREAT troop it is. THANK YOU†
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† YOURS IN SCOUTING,
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tom Parks, Scoutmaster