What would a Scout camp out be with out rain???

WEAR RAIN GEAR, No Tennis shoes, make sure all of your things (clothes, books, etc) are sealed in ziploc bags, bring a pencil

On the Survival Trail you will need: Your Scout Handbook (in a ziploc), a Scout Field Book (if you have one), a first aid booklet, and a book on knots.

Be Prepared, Dress for the weather, you will be hiking (BOOTS).

Philmont Crew Spot open on a GLFSC Provisional Crew

There is still time to join a Philmont Crew - Council has openings in one of their 2017 provisional crews for 4-5 scouts and for 1 adult.  (1 youth is needed to meet the minimum requirements for the crew.)  Please let me know if you know of anyone that might be interested.  NEED TO KNOW ASAP.

This is NOT the T125 Crew but a provisional crew made up of Scouts from several Troops.



Diane Lynn

High Adventure Coordinator for GLFSC


St. Paul Soup Kitchen Wednesday

My fellow Scouts and Adults


It has come to my attention that we need Scouts and Adults for the Saint Paul Soup Kitchen this Wednesday. We require 8 Scouts and 4 Adults to work from 5:00-8:00 (3hrs) at St. Paul's Community Lutheran Church 1133 Joslyn Ave, Pontiac, MI. Wear class A and arrive by 5:00. This should be a easy 3 service hours, so don't hesitate.

Sign up here--->

​Direct any questions to me:


Cooking Merit Badge Update - 1 more ASM Needed

Hello Scouts and Scouters,

I spoke with Auburn Hills offices this morning.  It appears they will have room for all 15 of our boys.

Because we will need to to drive the boys for groceries, we need one adult per 4 boys to assist with buying food.  ASM Staley, ASM Grundhofer, and I will be attending.  We need a fourth adult to assist.  The parent need not spend the night, but he would need to be there by 7:00 on Sunday.

The agenda has changed.   Mike has informed us that: 

Tigran's Eagle Scout Bottle Return Day - Sign up

Hello to all. I have collected a great number of cans from my can drive and need your help returning them at Kroger (4888 N Adams Rd, Rochester). Please meet at my house at 7:00 pm (3169 Kilburn rd W, Rochester Hills) on Thursday the 24th. We will depart at around 7:15 to Kroger and will spend 1 hour returning bottles. Please have an adult drive you to my house and to Kroger. We will be dismissed at 8:30 from Kroger.


Second Summer Camp Deposit Due Tomorrow, March 21!

Reminder that the second summer camp deposit of $100 per scout is due at the troop meeting tomorrow, March 21.  

The second deposit payment slip is attached to the “2017 Summer Camp Intention Permission Slip” located in the "Summer Camp" section of the File Downloads area on the troop web site.

NOTE: If you are planning on attending summer camp and have not yet turned in your permission slip, no worries! Please bring the completed form and first and second payments to the troop meeting tomorrow.

Your Summer Camp Frontier Guide,

John Grundhofer