Announcements

  • Summer 2019 High Adventure Trip to Seabase Troop 20 has decided to enter the Seabase lottery for the 2019 summer high adventure trip.  Dr. Teddy Kotz has volunteered to lead this effort.  There will be an brief informational meeting for those interested on Monday, February 5, 2018.  The meeting will be in the Scout Hut before our regular Troop meeting.
  • Scout Sunday on February 4, 2018 This is a reminder that national Scout Sunday is coming up on February 4.  Troop 20 scouts are encouraged to wear their uniform to their church in recognition of this day.  Additionally any scouts that would be interested in attending and serving at Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church on this date please contact ASM Ross Heaton.
  • Troop 20 Court of Honor Troop 20 will be holding a Court of Honor (COH) ceremony on Monday, February 12, 2018.  We will be recognizing scouts that have earned rank advancements and merit badges.   The ceremony will begin at 7:00pm in the church sanctuary.  Please see coordination emails for details.
  • Board of Reviews for Rank Advancement Troop 20 will be holding Board of Reviews (BOR) for Rank Advancement on Monday, January 29 at 7:00pm.  Scouts that have completed their rank requirements and had a Scoutmaster Conference are eligible to sit for a BOR.  Please see the email communication from Mrs. Rae to sign-up for a BOR.  This will be the last chance for a BOR before the upcoming Court of Honor ceremony on February 12.
  • Service Event – Adopt-A-Highway Clean up Troop 20 will be having the quarterly Adopt-A-Highway cleanup on Saturday, January 27, 2018.  Continuing our partnership with Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church, we will be picking up trash along our designated section of Coleman Boulevard.   We will meet at the church fellowship hall at 8:00am and should be finished by 10:00am.  Scouts will get credit for service hours by participating in this project.
  • January Camp-out at James Island County Park The January camp-out will be held Fri.-Sun. January 12 – 14, 2018 at James Island County Park .  The scouts will have the option to participate on the high ropes course and climbing wall at the park.  They will have the option to do one or both activities while on the campout.  Scouts attending the camp-out can pay the $30 camping fee online.  Additional fees will apply for participants on the ropes course and climbing wall.
  • Scouting Religious Emblems Class Troop 20 is pleased to announce that we will be offering the P.R.A.Y. “God and Church” program for scouts in grades 6-8.   The classes will be led by ASM Ross Heaton and ASM Frederik Winther.  The scouts will need to commit to attending 7 weekly classes held on Sunday afternoons from 2pm-4pm starting January 7, 2018 and ending February 18, 2018.  There will be a $30 registration fee to cover course materials and the completion medallion.
  • Troop 20 Open House for visiting Webelos Troop 20 will be hosting a Webelo open house on Monday, December 11, 2017.   This special Troop meeting will be a great chance for Webelos to check out Troop 20 and will have a program centered on educating the scouts about Troop 20.  There will be a separate session for scout parents to hear a short presentation from Troop 20 adult leaders followed by a Q & A period.   We look forward to seeing the Webelos at this meeting!!
  • Troop 20 Christmas Service Project Troop 20 will once again be having an annual Christmas service project to help a needy family during the holiday season.  Please reference the email sent out by Mrs. Butler to participate in this effort by signing up to purchase a gift from the list provided.   Unwrapped gifts can be dropped off to Mrs. Butler at the Scout Hut before or after the Troop meeting on November 27.
  • November/December Camp-out at Poinsett State Park The November/December camp-out will be held Fri.-Sun. December 1 – 3, 2017 at Poinsett State Park near Wedgefield, SC.  The scouts will camp Friday night at the state park, then will depart for a 1 night backpacking hike on the High Hills of Santee section of the Palmetto Trail.  This will be a great opportunity for the younger scouts to participate in a true backpacking event.  Scouts attending the camp-out can pay the $31 camping fee online.

BSA Troop 20 Events

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Adopt-A-Highway from Elton Carrier 8:00 am
Adopt-A-Highway from Elton Carrier
Feb 2 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
The first event of 2019 is a cleanup project. We meet at eight o’clock in front of the fellowship hall. This is for those scouts that need a few service hours.
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Scout Sunday
Scout Sunday
Feb 3 all-day
A Scout is Reverent – Scouts are encouraged to wear your Class A uniform to church today! For more information please visit: HTTP://www.scoutbook.com/mobile/dashboard/calendar/event.asp?EventID=1553559
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Troop Meeting 7:00 pm
Troop Meeting
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
At this meeting our OA rep Josh king is going to be giving a presentation. Please research on the Order of the Arrow, because elections are this year. Another thing is we will have Cub[...]
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Yorktown Aircraft Carrier Campout 8:00 am
Yorktown Aircraft Carrier Campout
Feb 9 @ 8:00 am – Feb 10 @ 4:00 pm
Here are some things from the Yorktown staff: Sleeping locations are divided by gender. Please pack accordingly: It becomes difficult to split gear in the ship. All luggage must be carried up steep ladders to[...]
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No troop meeting 7:00 am
No troop meeting
Feb 11 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
No troop meeting.
SOS 6:00 pm
SOS
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Get anything signed off by an assistant Scout Master, that you have finished, there is no meeting afterward.
ONLY Boy Scout leaders PLC 6:30 pm
ONLY Boy Scout leaders PLC
Feb 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This PLC is for the Boy Scout leaders only
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Troop Meeting 7:00 pm
Troop Meeting
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Regular troop meeting.
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SOS 6:00 pm
SOS
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
At this SOS you can get anything signed off on, that you have finished.
Troop Meeting 7:00 pm
Troop Meeting
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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SOS
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
At this SOS you can get anything signed off on, that you have finished.
Troop Meeting
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mar
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Board of Review
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
For more information please visit: HTTP://www.scoutbook.com/mobile/dashboard/calendar/event.asp?EventID=1572384
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Court of Honor @ Church
Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
For more information please visit: HTTP://www.scoutbook.com/mobile/dashboard/calendar/event.asp?EventID=1572389
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Board of Review
Jun 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
For more information please visit: HTTP://www.scoutbook.com/mobile/dashboard/calendar/event.asp?EventID=1572391