Merit Badge Day

Merit Badge Day Troop 260 invites you to participate in a Merit Badge Day on January 18, 2014
at CPMA Middle School.
The address is 5050 Conrad Avenue, San Diego, CA 92117
Registration: Pre-Registration by mail only.
Forms and fee must be received by January 9th, 2014
Click Here for the Registration Form!
MAIL TO: 10564 Strathmore Drive, Santee, CA 92071
Cost: $25 for the merit badge day event and $5 for lunch (lunch is optional)
Red Numbers indicate prerequisite requirements (with proof) to be completed in advance. Read the current merit badge book and print corresponding merit badge workbook (worksheets) to use as a tool to help organize notes, listen actively in class, and document your work.

SCHEDULE
7:30am - 8:30am
Check-in
8:30am
Flags
9am - 11:30am
First Session
11:30am - 12pm
Check-in
12pm - 2:30pm
Second Session

The following merit badges will be taught:

MERIT BADGES MARKED WITH ¶ ARE EAGLE REQUIRED.
Scouts will be limited to only one Eagle Required merit badge sessions.
*must bring in one skein of yarn

GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Each Scout must bring:
    (a) A Scoutmaster signed BLUE card for each Merit Badge.
    (b) Appropriate Merit Badge Pamphlets
    (c) Pen and paper. Scouts must be prepared to discuss report, demonstrate and be tested on all requirements to be completed before class. (see pre-requisites)
  2. Each Scout must bring appropriate proof of completion for of all those requirements to be completed before class. All written work including worksheets and drawings must be brought to class.
  3. Remember Merit Badges are EARNED, not given out.
  4. Each Scout must wear official BSA Scout uniform (or Venture Crew’s uniform) and appropriate footwear.
  5. Scouts who cannot afford the registration fee should contact the Registrar about available scholarships.
  6. Parents and Scout leaders are welcome. Each troop should be accompanied\supervised by an appropriate number of adults.
Jurupa Mountain Discovery Center
Merit Badge Classes


Merit Badges The Jurupa Mountain Discovery Center has an on going calendar of Merit Badge Classes. Many are Eagle Required and some are rare or hard to find.

For more information CLICK HERE

Boy Scout Gear List

Gear List When a boy first joins the Boy Scouts, one of the first questions that comes up for his parents is what backpacking gear to outfit their son with. Naturally, the parents really want to get their kid the "right" gear. But there are differing opinions on what is right. Here is an excellent guide, written by an Assistant Scout Master, Mr. Griffin: http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/boy_scout_gear_list.html

Mr. Griffin just added the following handy checklist: Weekend Camping Pack List