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"The Spirit is there in every boy; It has to be discovered and brought to light"

                                                      Robert Baden-Powell


Troop Meeting at Butler Lake Last Saturday (2/27)

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In Person Troop Meeting - March 6

Posted on Mar 2 2021 - 8:46am

We have scheduled an in-person troop meeting this coming Saturday from 2:00 to 3:30 pm at Butler Park in Libertyville (meet by the baseball fields - Lake Street entrance). We will be meal planning for the camp out.

Troop Committee Meeting - Sunday (3/7) at 7 pm via Zoom

Posted on Mar 2 2021 - 8:41am

Join us for the next Troop Committee Meeting via Zoom.  Sunday, March 7 at 7 pm.  Zoom link is in the calendar record.

Troop 71 Parent Meeting for 2021 Scout Year

Posted on Mar 2 2021 - 8:38am

Join us on Monday, March 15 at 7 pm for an informative meeting for all parents and guardians of Scouts in the Troop.  This 70-minute meeting will be provided via ZOOM. Topics include:

  1. The Value of Scouting
    1. Program
    2. Summer Camp at Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan
    3. Budget / Costs
  2. Leadership
    1. Youth
    2. Adult
    3. Training Opportunities
  3. Challenges
    1. NEIC COVID-19 Update
    2. National Update
    3. Membership
  4. Friends of Scouting Presentation
  5. Questions

Troop 71 is Camping!

Posted on Mar 2 2021 - 8:37am

Join us in the woods for Scouting fun, games, and cycling this Spring!

  • Camping at Camp Crown (March 12 - 14) More details at the (link)
  • Camping at Camp Oakarro (April 9 - 11) More details at the (link)

Need Service Hours for Rank Advancement? Scouting For Food - Service to Help the Community

Posted on Mar 2 2021 - 8:37am

Any Scouts interested in helping to distribute fliers for the BSA annual food drive that we call Scouting For Food? This drive helps people in our community...right here in Libertyville and Vernon Hills. You can make a difference AND score much needed service hours for your next rank. See below for times and locations.

Scouting for Food Notification: Saturday, March 6, 9:00 am to 10:30 am. Meet at Brainerd Field Parking lot ( Sign up)

Scouting for Food Collection: Saturday, March 13, 9:00 am to 10:30 am. Meet at Brainerd Field Parking lot ( Sign up)

Beautiful day for ice fishing!

Posted on Feb 28 2021 - 7:34am

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