2015 Maramech Hill Klondike Derby
Scout vs. Scouter
January 23, 24, and 25
Kendall County Fair Grounds
$20.00 per person for the weekend (If more than two scouts/Scouters are going from the same family, first two pay $20.00 each additional person pays $11.00)
$15.00 per serson for Saturday only
The fee covers the facility rental, heating the barn, a participation patch for each person attending, a campaign streamer for each unit, and catered dinner on saturday night.
Please bring 2 cans of soup (One can for the lunch pot and one for the Kendall County Food Pantry)
You can bring in one can of soup and one of these items
Canned Meat, Canned Vegetables, Canned Fruit, Soups,Kids Cereals, Pet Food, Sugar, Laundry Detergent, Dish Soap or Diapers ( all sizes, and ages)
We will have paper available for the Scouts to create a patch of the event for the Patch contest Friday and Saturday.
Klondike Derby Info:
Klondike Troop Roster Form (Excel)
Klondike Registration Form (Word)
Klondike Agenda (PDF)
Patrol Equipment List (PDF)
This year we will be bringing back the compass course. We will also have the Scouts run the sleds in the Morning and the Adults will run the events. The Scouts will then run the stations after lunch and the adults will run the sleds.
Desert (Brownies and cookies)
No Online Registration - Please send Head Count to Dave Brennan(
or 630-330-5760) no later than Monday January 19, 2015 so we can order the catering.
Round Table will be February 5, 2014
Round Table is every 1st Thursday of the month from September to June. Round Table is hosted at the Yorkville Congregational Church, (409 Center Parkway, Yorkville, IL). The meeting starts at 7:30pm (though you may want to get there about 7:15pm so you can sign in and get your units mail). ALL leaders are encouraged to attend, (in uniform). Please be sure to pass this along to all the leaders in your unit.
All leaders are encouraged to attend (in uniform if possible).
We will be discussing upcoming events, any planned outings, fun activities you can do with your unit, and keep you informed as to what is happening within the District.
The Boy Scout breakout will include the district activities meeting. We will be looking for feedback on how the 2015 Klondike went.
Come for the fellowship and meet your fellow Leaders. They can help answer questions about running a unit or any other questions you might have.
Directions to the church are as follows:
Take Route 34 WEST to Route 47. STAY ON Route 34 and go 1 Block PAST Route 47 to Center Parkway. It is a stoplight. Go NORTH (RIGHT TURN). Stay on that 2 or 3 Blocks and the Church will be on the NORTHWEST corner of Countryside Parkway and Center Parkway.
Hope to see you all there!
Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster Specific
Prepared for Life
Who: If you are a current or future Scoutmaster, Assistant Scoutmaster, any leader who works directly with scouts, or an interested Member of the Committee, or anyone interested in learning the basic program for Boy Scouting, you are encouraged to attend. This training course will consist of Troop meeting, planning, Troop organization, policies and running the Scouting program. Note: Youth Protection, Outdoor Leadership Skills and this Leader Specific course are required to be considered fully trained for the position of Scoutmaster or Scoutmaster Assistant and to wear the "Trained" patch.
What : Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster Specific Training
When : Thursday Evenings, February 12, 19 & 26, 2014 - 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm each night
Where: Church of the Good Shepherd - 5 W. Washington St., Oswego, IL 60554
Cost: There is no charge for this training
1. Every Boy Scout deserves a quality program and a knowledgeable leader.
2. So that you and your fellow leaders all follow the same Boy Scouts of America policies and procedures.
3. This course is one of three necessary to be considered “trained”.
There is no charge for this training. Please bring a lunch and any snacks to help keep you comfortable throughout the day.
If you wish to attend, please notify either Betty Bohlander or Dale Squier via telephone or email. Thanks very much!