Information about Ankeny Troop 182

2015 Calendar:   Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov,

Google Calendar

Previous Years' Calendars (including previous troop campouts)

Note:  New Meeting Location Starting 31 August 2015 at the Big Church, Ankeny First United Methodist Church,
206 SW Walnut St.

Permission Slip for Chichaqua Bottoms Campout, Elkhart IA, 9-11 October 2015

List of recommended items to bring on campouts [Adobe PDF]

Chichaqua Bottoms Campout (41.7914° N, 93.4380° W), Webelos Recruitment, Maxwell IA, 9-11 October 2015
Information about Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt
Location of Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt, enter from County Road F22 (NE 134th Ave.) at NE 80th St., east of Elkhart IA
Grinnell Scoutland, Grinnell IA, 13-15 November 2015
Seven Oaks Day Activity, Seven Oaks, Boone IA, 5 December 2015
Klondike Derby Campin, Derby will be outside at Camp Mitigwa (41.94774 N, 93.91250 W), 1820 Magnolia Road, Woodward IA, 15-17 January 2016
Summer Camp at Camp Mitigwa (41.94774 N, 93.91250 W), 1820 Magnolia Road, Woodward IA, 26 June-2 July 2016
Troop will be at the Oneida Campsite.

Citizenship in the Nation Merit Badge, classroom sessions on Sunday, October 18 and 25, 2015 from 2:00 to 4:30 pm in the large meeting room at Kirkendall (Ankeny) Public Library.
Requirements for Merit Badge (Eagle-Required)

Requirements for Rank Advancement:    Tenderfoot    Second Class    First Class    Star    Life    Eagle

Merit Badge Requirements

Various scouting web sites and forms including the Mid-Iowa Council and the National Council for Boy Scouts of America

Annual Health and Medical Record Form Parts A,B & C  (for events more than 72 hours, like summer camp) [Adobe PDF]

Mid-Iowa Council for Boy Scouts of America

Online Learning Center for Scout Leaders including Youth Protection Training - required for all scout leaders

Other web sites that might be of interest

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Last Revision:  23-Sep-2015