Approve Sept. Minutes
Motion was made
to approve the Sept. minutes with the addition of the following items: Mike
Davis will ask Doug Fladaboe (not Dave F.) about the decals on the Troop 494
small trailer. We approved buying action packers for storage to
Report from PLC
There is a list being developed
for Nov/Dec. for activities for the troop meetings. On Nov. 22 we
will have a fun night at White Bear Bowl. We are planning a fun
night at Grand Slam. PLC is concerned about the lack of attendance
at Heritage Park. We maybe should have made more of an effort to
advertise it. We should try to use the calling tree more. We
will have weekly announcement sheets at meetings and will also email
parents about community service events. The PLC needs to take time
to talk to kids about attending meetings/community service events.
presented a project to convert cupboards into shelves for displaying
trophies in the WBL Band Room. The project was approved with some
There will not
be a Troop Presentation this year. Rather, we will be sent cards and
asked to make donations.
are getting cleaned up. There are a number of tents with broken
zippers. We'll check into getting them repaired at Harold's Shoe
Repair. They gave a general cost of $25 for
removal/replacement. We authorized the quartermaster to take a tent
down, have it repaired and see what type of job they do. We had
purchased globes that didn't fit lanterns, the receipt should be with
Carla and we will try to return them. We have some small t-shirts
in. It cost $26.00 to but the Action Packers. The merit
We need to
check in to having someone licensed in food service abailable for the
lock-in so we can use the kitchen. We need to find out what the cost
registration - should we apply for 12 crews?
Training - March - will try Valley View Lodge, March 4th. We could
also look at Gander Mountain in Forest Lake.
There was a
discussion on fuel reimbursement which we tabled until the next meeting.
Mr. Rowe has
been working with the PLC on activities, and merit badges.