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» Where and When Does Troop 18 Meet?
 

 

Meeting Times: 

Troop 18 meets on Thursday nights from 7:00PM  - 8:30PM.  The Scout Meeting schedule follows the SAU 29 Keene School District schedule, meeting from late August through June.  If the schools have a break for holidays, teacher conferences, or inclement weather on a Thursday, then the Scouts won't meet on that day.


Meeting Place:  

Hellenic Hall basement,

rear entrance, 

St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 70 West St, Keene, NH.

To join Boy Scouts, a boy needs to have completed 5th grade, or are eleven (11) years old or have earned their Arrow of Light, and are under the age of Eighteen (18) years old. No previous Cub Scout experience is necessary!!!

We encourage visitors, so come check us out!!!

 


» Christmas Trees -- 2019/2020


Please Note: Boy Scout Troop 18 will collect Christmas Trees for disposal as a fund-raiser during the 2019-2020 Winter season.  

Thank you for your support in past years, and we appreciate assisting you again this way this year.  Email us at troop18treepickup@gmail.com to get on the list!

 





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 Scout Advancement Corner

As you advance through the ranks from beginning Scout to Eagle. Read the list and find out your requirements.

Click here for advancement details!

 

Eagle Scout Requirements

Eagle Rank Requirements


Eagle Scout Medal                                    Each Scout Patch

 

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Requirements

1.Be active in your troop and patrol for at least 6 months as a Life Scout.
2.Demonstrate Scout spirit by living the Scout Oath (Promise) and Scout Law in your everyday life.
3.

Earn a total of 21 merit badges (10 more than you already have), including the following:

  • First Aid
  • Citizenship in the Community
  • Citizenship in the Nation
  • Citizenship in the World
  • Communications
  • Personal Fitness
  • Emergency Preparedness OR Lifesaving
  • Environmental Science
  • Personal Management
  • Swimming OR Hiking OR Cycling
  • Camping, and
  • Family Life
4.While a Life Scout, serve actively for a period of 6 months in one or more of the following positions of responsibility:
5While a Life Scout, plan, develop, and give leadership to others in a service project helpful to any religious institution, any school, or your community. (The project should benefit an organization other than Boy Scouting.) The project idea must be approved by the organization benefiting from the effort, your Scoutmaster and troop committee and the council or district before you start. You must use the Eagle Scout Leadership Service Project Workbook, BSA publication No. 18-927C, in meeting this requirement.
6.Take part in a Scoutmaster conference.
7.Successfully complete an Eagle Scout board of review.

* You must choose only one merit badge listed in items (g) and (j). If you have earned more than one of the badges listed in items (g) and (j), choose one and list the remaining badges to make your total of 21.

Note: All requirements must be completed before a candidate's 18th birthday. The Eagle Scout board of review can be held after the candidate's 18th birthday. For more information, see Advancement Committee Policies and Procedures, publication No. 33088D. Also see the note below.

If you have a permanent physical or mental disability, you may become an Eagle Scout by qualifying for as many required merit badges as you can and qualifying for alternative merit badges for the rest. If you seek to become an Eagle Scout under this procedure, you must submit a special application to your local council service center. Your application must be approved by your council advancement committee before you can work on alternative merit badges.

The Alternate requirements are also listed in more detail under Eagle Scout Rank - Alternate Requirements on page 18 of the 2003 Boy Scout Requirements book. (No. 33215F).