Where: Camp Friedlander
URL for Good Information:
Where: Good Shepherd Sunday
Where: Good Shepherd Church
Cost per scout – $320
Summer Camp Permission Slip – 2016
Brian Nagle – (815) 715-0017
Medical Forms / Waivers:
We will be meeting at Good Shepherd at 5:30AM on Sunday 7/24. We are planning for a 6 AM departure. Please eat breakfast before we depart Good Shepherd and we will stopping for lunch on the way. Please have lunch money with you … separate from your camp stash. Also, remember to save some cash for the lunch stop on the way home.
Early Departure (if required)
Hopefully, this option won’t be necessary – but in the event that a scout plans to leave camp early, the following form will need to be filled out and submitted to Brian Nagle prior to departure.
Food / Dietary Restrictions:
The camp will accommodate dietary restricitions for boys or adults. If any special provisions for food is required at camp, the following form can be submitted to Brian Nagle or Julia Ballent no later than July 1, 2016.
It will be difficult for you to complete your MB at summer camp with out the completion of prerequisites prior to camp. Make sure you do these as soon as possible.
You can download the Prerequisites from http://www.danbeard.org/pubs/2016_Merit_Badge_Pre_Requisites.pdf here.
There will be a banker box with us at camp. We will collect money on Sunday before we leave the parking lot. Please put any money for MB’s in an envelope with your name, Troop 75, Mb’s and cost. Please use a separate envelope for your camp money addressed with your name, troop 75, and CAMP MONEY. Some things to include in your budget: Don’t forget to include money for other daily treats and other goodies at the trading post.
Other costs will be listed here later as determined
Please place all meds in a Ziploc baggie WITH a copy of the medication sheet from the health form. ALL meds will be given to Jennifer Cassidy before we leave. Please keep all inhalers and EPI pens accessible with the scout. Jennifer Cassidy will want to quickly review with you and your parent, so don’t just hand her your baggie and leave. Meds at this camp will be stored in a locked container at our campsite and administered by Jennifer Cassidy.
|From the front page announcement on Summer Camp 2016|
Summer Camp is almost one week away – This email will be an important reference for any family with a boy attending camp. Sorry for the length, but hopefully it will cover the required details.
DEPARTURE: Good Shepard Lutheran Church at 5:30am on Sunday, June 24. We will leave promptly at 6:00 am, so please be there at 5:30am so that we can get the trailer packed and boys into seat belts.
RETURN: We will return to the Church at approximately 1-2pm on Saturday July 30. Boys will call for pick up approximately 30 minutes before we arrive back at the church.
Note: Scouts are expected to stay the duration of camp, unless they have prior notification to Brian Nagle or Mike Marcotte, and an Early Departure Form is submitted. Additionally, Scouts are expected to be transported to / from camp by the troop, unless pre-arranged.
Be Prepared (including Money) – This is the Scout Motto – and if followed it will make camp more enjoyable for all. Please use the Camp Equipment List on the Troop 75 Web Site. Please ensure there is appropriate Rain Gear, Water Bottle, and non-aerosol Insect Repellent. Also, shoes must be closed-toe – Open-Toed Shoes are not permitted to be worn around camp.
Additional Opportunity for Fun – Camp Friedlander runs some theme days during the week. I anticipate that the counselors will embrace these themes, and the camp encourages the boys and parents to participate. Here are the themes for each day:
Please be respectful and remove non-Scouting headgear and costume components during flag ceremonies.