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Chippewa District Newsletter

Hello Chippewa District scouter,

Below is a link to the August edition of the Chippewa District Newsletter. Please read and enjoy.

Keep meeting virtually!

YIS,
Dave Putt
Chippewa District Commissioner

Roundtable – Zoom Meeting

Join us for Roundtable on June 11th

Zoom Meeting

Chippewa District Dinner

This event will be rescheduled in a new format for fall 2020

distawardofmeritDue to continued concerns about meeting in large gatherings– our rescheduled Chippewa District Dinner for June 11 has been canceled.

However, we will still acknowledge our UAA  and District Award of Merit recipients in some manner this fall. We will keep you posted about any further developments.


Recognition

This is the time to recognize individuals at both the unit and the district level.

Read more About Recognitions

30 Day Challenges for Cub Scouts

Resources to help both Parents and Leaders support #ScoutingAtHome

Chippewa District Photo Contest Winner

The winner of the April School Closure Photo Contest Winner is Jamisen from P158. Congratulations Jamisen! Jamisen has won a FREE PASS to the Fall Camporee at Wolcott Mill Metropark, September 26.

Please note that the deadline to submit your favorite outdoor photo for the next photo contest is noon May 11. Please send your favorite photo to Dave Putt at dputt5@yahoo.com and include your name, scout unit and a brief description of what your photo is about.

The winning photo for May will be published in chippyblog and announced at the May 14th Roundtable.

12th Annual Boy Scout Memorabilia Show & Trade-O-Ree

Trading • Buying • Selling • Browsing • Showing • Learning

Friday – March 6th (4 pm to 11 pm) and Saturday – March 7th (8 am to 4 pm)
(Doors open for table vendors at 2 pm on Friday)

LOCATION: D-bar-A Scout Ranch in the Wyckoff Lodge Dining Hall
(880 E. Sutton Road – Metamora, Michigan 48455) See map of D-bar-A on back.

FREE Admission for EVERYONE – All Scouts in uniform will receive a free patch!

A mix of affordable food and beverages will be available on site for the entire event.

Like the Antique Road Show, there will be qualified Scout Memorabilia Experts to answer questions and appraise your memorabilia for free.

Collections & Scouting Heritage Merit Badge Counselors will be available. Scouts, don’t forget signed Blue Cards.

Overnight indoor accommodations at camp available to table vendors free of charge.

The Thomas D. Trainor Scout Museum will be open that weekend and a docent will be there to show around those interested in visiting.

12th Annual Boy Scout Memorabilia Show & Trade-O-Ree

Trading • Buying • Selling • Browsing • Showing • Learning

Friday – March 6th (4 pm to 11 pm) and Saturday – March 7th (8 am to 4 pm)
(Doors open for table vendors at 2 pm on Friday)

LOCATION: D-bar-A Scout Ranch in the Wyckoff Lodge Dining Hall
(880 E. Sutton Road – Metamora, Michigan 48455) See map of D-bar-A on back.

FREE Admission for EVERYONE – All Scouts in uniform will receive a free patch!

A mix of affordable food and beverages will be available on site for the entire event.

Like the Antique Road Show, there will be qualified Scout Memorabilia Experts to answer questions and appraise your memorabilia for free.

Collections & Scouting Heritage Merit Badge Counselors will be available. Scouts, don’t forget signed Blue Cards.

Overnight indoor accommodations at camp available to table vendors free of charge.

The Thomas D. Trainor Scout Museum will be open that weekend and a docent will be there to show around those interested in visiting.

Salute to Snowflakes

Outdoor winter themed activities and crafts

  • Slingshots
  • Archery
  • Hockey
  • Penguin Poppers
  • Snowball Shooter
  • Tug-of-war
  • & more!!!

Event is entirely outdoors, includes lunch (Hotdog, chips, cocoa, coffee, soup) and a patch for the Scouts.

Please dress appropriately for the weather- boots, hats, gloves, etc.  No jeans and No tennis shoes.

PLEASE BRING A CAN OF CHICKEN OR BEEF BROTH SOUP FOR EACH PARTICIPANT

Leader Position-Specific Training

even (7) Trainings All in One Place!!!

 

  • Cubmaster & Assistant Cubmaster Training
  • Den Leader & Assistant Den Leader (two sessions, choose one)
  • Pack Committee Training
  • Chartered Organization Representative (COR) Training (Open to all Cub Scout, Scouts BSA, Venturing & Sea Scout Units)
  • Scoutmaster / Assistant Scoutmaster Position-Specific Training
  • Troop Committee Challenge
  • STEM Nova Counselor Training (Open to all Cub Scout, Scouts BSA, Venturing & Sea Scout Units)

Roundtable

Roundtables are a monthly gathering of Pack, Troop, Team, Crew, and District leaders. Roundtables are put on by your District Commissioner staff to give leaders hands-on experience and provide a forum for leaders to offer and receive help from their fellow Scouters.

August Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89020948344?pwd=TWh2VVhhd2x4TGhhd0NiU3MrYW50QT09

Scouts BSA/Venturing

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85942366185?pwd=UEduWWNzaEVIakJFS255UkdkcVl3UT09

 

Chippewa District Roundtable

Thursday August 13th at 7 PM –Zoom Video Meeting

Due to concerns over COVID-19, our August Roundtable Meeting will be in video conference format.

General Session 7 PM

At 7:20 the Scouts BSA/Venturing breakout session will begin.


Meeting ID: 859 4236 6185
Passcode: TroopChipp

Fall Camporee 2020

Due to the uncertainty caused by COVID19 we have postponed the The Great Escape Fall Camporee until September 2021.

The Camporee Committee continues to plan and develop this camporee.

We look forward to seeing you at The Great Escape in September 2021!

Can you Escape? Test your skills in multiple Escape challenges. Are you fast enough, clever enough, skilled enough to make The Great Escape? Plus compete in challenging stations to win clues to help you escape. A camporee unlike any you have attended before…