Troop 1 Chicago Calendar

Latest update: September 11, 2018

This calendar gives you an overview of the year and what's to come in 2019. Content is updated periodically so please check back. For a more detailed calendar or event specifics, visit Troop 1 Chicago's TroopTrack. If you have an event or activity you'd like to add to the Troop 1 Calendar, email chicagotroop1@gmail.com. All Troop 1 Monthly Meetings are at the Menomonee Club, Drucker Center, 1535 North Dayton, Chicago.1


2018-2019


September

  • 9/4 PLC Meeting, 6:30 pm

  • 9/4 Troop Registration Due

  • 9/4 Final date to turn in merit badges for Court of Honor

  • 9/11 Court of Honor & Parent Meeting, 7-8:30,

    • Salesmanship Merit Badge - Session 1

  • 9/18 Deadline to order chocolate or pay opt-out fee

  • 9/25 Troop Meeting & Unit Elections, 7–8:30 pm

    • Candy Pickup & Payment Deadline

    • Salesmanship Merit Badge - Session 2

  • 9/28-30 September Campout

    • Camp Betz, Berrien Springs, MI

    • Aerial Adventure/Ropes Course

  • Month Long: Chocolate Sale Fundraiser

October

  • 10/6 Chocolate Selling Event @ Mariano's

  • 10/9 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 10/12-14 October Campout

    • Camp Buffalo, Monticello IN

    • Mountain Biking/Orienteering

  • 10/23 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

November

  • 11/13 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 11/17 7-2, Climbing Merit Badge, Vertical Endeavors, Glendale Heights

  • 11/27 Troop Meeting 7–8:30 pm

 

December

  • 12/7-9 December Cabin Campout

    • Camp Betz, Berrien Springs, MI

  • 12/11 Annual Party at Dave & Buster’s

January

  • 1/8 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 1/5-7 Troop Lock-In at the Drucker Center

  • 1/22 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

February

  • 2/2 Troop Adult Party, Sullys

  • 2/9 Merit Badge University

    • York High School, Elmhurst IL

  • 2/12 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

    • Deadline for Awards submissions and Board of Reviews for Court of Honor

  • TBD Pack 3079 Blue & Gold Crossover Ceremonry

  • 2/15-17 February Cabin Campout

    • Point Beach, Two Rivers WI

  • 2/26 Court of Honor & Parent Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

 

March

  • 3/12 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 3/16 Troop Day Event (tentative)

  • 3/17 Menomonee Club Merit Badge Clinic

  • 3/26 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

April

  • 4/9 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 4/23 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 4/26-28 April Campout

May

  • 5/10-12 May Campout

  • 5/14 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 5/28 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

    • Deadline for Board of Reviews for Court of Honor

 

June

  • 6/11 Court of Honor & Parent Meeting, 6:30

July

  • 7/7-13 Owasippe Summer Camp

    • Twin Lakes, MI

  • 7/26-8/4 High Adventure Canoe Base, Ely MN

August

  • Coming Soon!

 

2017-2018


September

  • 9/12 Parent Meeting & Court of Honor

  • 9/12 Chocolate Fundraiser Kick-off

  • 9/26 Troop Meeting: Elections and Backpacking Skills/Demonstration

October

  • 10/3 PLC Meeting, 6:30 pm – Key leaders only from last year and this year

  • 10/7 Chocolate Selling Day at Mariano's – Scouts and parents needed

  • 10/10 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 10/20-22 Backpacking/Hiking Campout, Kansasville, WI

  • 10/24 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • Month Long: Chocolate Sale Fundraiser

november

  • 11/4 Henry Webb Eagle Court of Honor, 2–5 pm

  • 11/4-5 Jack McHugh Eagle Scout Project

  • 11/7 PLC Meeting, 6:30 pm

  • 11/11 Iron Chef, Collin Curtis's Eagle Scout Project

  • 11/14 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 11/17 Dennis Polite Eagle Court of Honor

  • 11/28 Troop Meeting & Board of Review, 7–8:30 pm

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december

  • 12/1-3 Cabin Campout, Camp Betz, Berrien Springs, MI

  • 12/5 PLC Meeting, 6:30 pm

  • 12/12 Holiday Party

January

  • 1/6-7 Drunker Center Lock-in

  • 1/9 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 1/23 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

February

  • 2/6 PLC Meeting, 6:30 pm

  • 2/9-11 Point Beach State Park, Two Rivers, WI

  • 2/11 Pack 3079 Blue & Gold Banquet

  • 2/13 Troop Meeting & Board of Review, 7–8:30 pm

  • 2/15-19 Okpik Winter Camping (for those already signed up)

  • 2/27 Parent Meeting & Court of Honor in Fasseas Studio

 

March

  • 3/6 PLC Meeting, 6:30 pm

  • 3/13 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • TBD – DAY OUTING: xxxx

  • 3/27 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

april

  • 4/3 PLC Meeting, 6:30 pm

  • 4/7 Quentin Olson Eagle Scout Project

  • 4/8 Jack Hallinan Eagle Scout Project

  • 4/10 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 4/15 Jack Hallinan Eagle Scout project

  • 4/24 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

  • 4/27-29 U.S. Grant Pilgrimage Campout, Galena, IL

May

  • 5/1 PLC Meeting, 6:30 pm

  • 5/8 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm. Final registrations and Owasippe payments due, Order of the Arrow Elections

  • 5/11-13 May Campout, Camp Dan Beard, Northbrook, IL

  • 5/22 Troop Meeting, 7–8:30 pm

 

June

  • 6/2 Eagle Court of Honor – Colin Curtis, Jack McHugh, and Lev Sexner

  • 6/5 PLC Meeting, 6:30 pm

  • 6/5 Crew Meeting, 7:00 pm

  • 6/12 Parent Meeting & Court of Honor in Fasseas Studio, 6:30

  • 6/17 Tyler Pomposelli Eagle Court of Honor

  • 6/19 Manistee Shakedown Meeting for those going – come fully packed, 6:00pm

  • 6/20-25 Philmont Shakeout Backpacking trip to Michigan

  • 6/30-7/1 Patrick Breen Eagle Scout Project

July

August

  • 8/28 Deadline to request a Board of Review on 9/4 if all requirements are completed