Meryl Evans

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Plano Troop 1000 Open House

Calling all 4th and 5th graders! Come meet Troop 1000 at our Open House. Date: Monday, Oct. 29* Time: 7:30pm Place: Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1919 Independence Pkwy., Plano, 75075 (Park and Independence) Questions? Contact us at info@t1000.org.

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October Campout: Pioneering

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The October Campout will be at Hickory Hills Hideaway in East Texas from October 19-21. The campout will focus on Pioneering Skills and it’ll be lots of fun. Webelos boys are welcome to join with a parent! Please fill out this Pioneering Campout Permission Slip and return it in its own envelope with cash …

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Welcome to One Grand Troop of Plano, Texas!

Where would you like to go? Prospective families: The Family Troop Guide has most everything you need to know. Learn more: About Troop 1000 Girls Troop 1000 Joining T1000 Open Houses Advancement: See Advancements and Awards for rank requirements, Merit Badges, …

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Boy Scout Emergency Preparedness Badge Night

Boy Scout Emergency Preparedness Badge Night When: October 10, 2018 Where: Plano’s Emergency Operations Center The City of Plano Department of Emergency Management offers a twice-yearly session for Scouts. Those who participate receive a certificate that acknowledges their participation and the parts of the certificate that are covered in our program: 2A&C, 6ABC, 7, 8ABC, 9B of …

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Summer Camp

We had a great time at Summer Camp! When it’s time to start thinking about the next one, we’ll post updates here.

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Inclement Weather

Troop 1000 follows PISD’s recommendations when it comes to canceling meetings. When PISD cancels school and after-school events, we will cancel our meeting. When there is no school, such as Martin Luther King. Jr. holiday, the Troop will make a decision 30 to 60 minutes before a meeting. Then we will send a cancelation notice …

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Troop 1000 Monthly Themes

Month Theme Merit Badge Program Patrol January Troop Skills N/A PLC February Caving / Geology Caving / Geology Hornets March Nuclear Science Nuclear Science Chiefs April Cooking Cooking Silver Foxes May Aquatics Aquatics Bald Eagles June Summer Camp Individual-based Hornets July Hiking/Backpacking Hiking/Backpacking Chiefs August Patrol Campouts N/A Silver Foxes September First Aid / WRFA …

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Eagle Palm Changes

Bryan Wendell, BSA Senior Editor and author of the “Bryan on Scouting” blog site has published major changes in the way Scouts earn Eagle Palms. These modifications go into effect on August 1, 2017. For a complete read, please see the post on how Scouts can earn Eagle Palms. Here are some highlights: …

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How to get Tweets from @Troop1000

Fast Follow from Twitter. Receive Tweets from @Troop1000 on your phone even if you don’t have a Twitter account or use it. This is a simple way for us to get information out in real-time. Just text follow Troop1000 to 40404. Tell Twitter to be quiet. Turn text messages on or off by …

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Medical Forms

It is that time of year again to update your son’s and the troop adult medical forms. Please turn in Parts A & B immediately along with a new or updated Troop Medication Forms. You can find the forms at http://t1000.org/medical-forms.

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