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Morton Arboretum Merit Badge Opportunities!

Posted by Marc Velasco on Sep 22, 2017

Morton Arboreum Merit Badge Opportunities Seven Merit Badges offered now thorugh January.  Moslty on weekends, including 4 Requried!  ...

Morton Arboretum Merit Badge Opportunities!

Posted by Marc Velasco on Mar 5, 2017

Morton Arboretum has the following MB opportunities for scouts!  Geocaching Merit Badge Earn your merit badge at The Morton Arboretum and learn all about geocaching. Two Sundays, March 19, and May 21, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. .Environmental...

Advancement/Rank Updates

Posted by Marc Velasco on Feb 5, 2017

Scouts: As of 2016 some rank requirements have changed. Prior to scheduling a Scoutmaster Conference, meet with a leader to check off any missed items. Revised requirements can be found at SCOUTING.ORG ...

Microsoft Store Merit Badge Opportunities

Posted by Marc Velasco on May 3, 2015

  Local Microsoft Stores have oppotunities for a number of merit bdges, at various store and dates though early June (just 10 bucks!) ! including: Game Design, Programming, Photagraphy, Digital Technology, and Movie Making Click Here for more...

Reptile & Amphibian Merit Badge

Posted by Marc Velasco on Mar 28, 2015

On Saturday, March 28th, from 9:30 to Noon, Mr. Odom will hold a Reptile & Amphibian Merit Badge class. We will complete all requirements for this merit badge in class except for #8 (which requires either keeping a reptile or amphibian for 30...

Communication Merit Badge Workshop

Posted by Marc Velasco on Dec 22, 2014

December 22,  2014 from 9am till Noon, Elmhurst Library – Room A   Be sure to bring the Communications Workbook, and have the pre work requirements completed: Pre work Requirements Communications Workbook   Pleae RSVP with...

Troop 82 Library

Posted by Marc Velasco on Dec 16, 2014

Troop 82 Merit Badge Library Is now available on line. Contact our troop librarian,  Colin Ringlestetter, via email (cringelstetterennis@gmail.com) or at our next scout meeting    ...

Now that you're a Life Scout . . . the road to Eagle

Posted by Marc Velasco on Oct 1, 2014

Congratulations on earning the rank of Life Scout!  You have taken many steps on the trail to achieving the rank of Eagle Scout and the following describes the rest of your trail to Eagle. Merit BadgesYou’ve earned at least nine...