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Eagle’s Nest Handout

Here is the handout from the April 3rd Gateway District Eagle’s Nest, for those who didn’t receive a copy.

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Truck Transportation MB Clinic

Earn the Truck Transportation merit badge on May 3rd from 8am-Noon at the Graebel Denver Movers offices in Aurora. RSVP by May 1. Click here for more info.

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Welding Merit Badge opportunity

General Air Service & Supply sponsors a Welding merit badge clinic. More information here. The cost is $10 per scout and adult participation is welcome. Welding merit badge requirements.

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Eagle MB Requirement Additions

Beginning January 1st, Cooking became an Eagle required merit badge and the requirements were updated/changed. Importantly, the merit badge does not have to be re-earned for Eagle and if started under the old requirements, can be completed using either old or new. Sustainability became an Eagle required merit badge in tandem with Environmental Science. A […]

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Summer Camp 2014!

Mark your calendars, Troop 21 will be attending summer camp at Peaceful Valley-Camp Cris Dobbins, June 22-28, 2014. The return of the 2011 and 2012 Colter’s Run champions! More information under the Activity Information tab.

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Meeting format change

Beginning August 26, the meeting schedule and format will be: Merit Badges 7:00-7:30, Troop Meetings 7:30-8:30.

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Free Merit Badge Clinics

Crime Prevention & Safety – May 10, 9:30-11:30am Emergency Preparedness – May 10, 1pm-4pm Safety – Jun 4, 5:30-8:00pm Safety – Aug 9, 9:30-11:30am Emergency Preparedness – Aug 9, 1pm-4pm * Taught by police, you will earn your merit badge by engaging with 17 interactive sections throughout the CELL exhibit * Visit www.thecell.org/events/bsa to register […]

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Eagle Scouts: Merit Beyond the Badge

The results from the 2010 Baylor University study, Eagle Scouts РMerit Beyond the Badge, conducted by the university’s Program for Pro-Social Behavior under a grant from the John Templeton Foundation. Bryan on Scouting Рanalysis of Baylor University study

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Camping for a week synchs internal clock

Spending just one week exposed only to natural light while camping in the Rocky Mountains was enough to synch the circadian clocks of eight people participating in a University of Colorado Boulder study with the timing of sunrise and sunset. Read more here: Circadian Synch Study

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  • Upcoming Events

    • April 21, 2014
      • Troop Meeting & Merit Badge
        Starts: 7:00 pm
        Ends: April 21, 2014 - 8:30 pm
        Location: Arvada Church of Christ
    • April 24, 2014
    • April 26, 2014
      • Scout Show
        Starts: 10:00 am
        Ends: April 26, 2014 - 4:00 pm
        Location: National Western Stock Show Complex
    • April 28, 2014
      • Troop Meeting & Merit Badge
        Starts: 7:00 pm
        Ends: April 28, 2014 - 8:30 pm
        Location: Arvada Church of Christ
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