High Adventure Vote

2016 High Adventure Ballot due on or before January 15th. Any Scout who will be 14 years old (or 13 and completed 8th grade) by June 2016, is asked to submit a ballot for our next high adventure trip.  Even if you know you do not plan to attend please sign and return a form - although if not attending you would not need a parents signature. Initial Philmont Deposit of $100 is due in January 2015 - month from now.  This fee is non-refundable and non-transferable, so it is important that you commit now.
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2015 Trailhead District Merit Badge Forum - Second Session

Please fill out the form below to sign-up for MB classes at this year's MB Forum.  This is a great way to get some of those eagle required MBs completed or to take some fun MBs, such as music and fingerprinting.  If you turn in a sign-up form, you need to be sure to attend as the troop pays a $2 fee for each scout.    If you can only attend one of the two Saturdays, it is not a problem.  We just need to make sure you only sign up for 1 day MB classes.  Please turn-in your form to Shelle Lewis by Monday, Nov.
When: 
Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 8:00am - 12:45pm
Where: 
Resurrection Church 13720 Roe Avenue Overland Park, KS
Time: 
Sat, 01/31/2015 - 8:00am - 12:45pm

2015 Trailhead District Merit Badge Forum - First Session

Please fill out the form below to sign-up for MB classes at this year's MB Forum.  This is a great way to get some of those eagle required MBs completed or to take some fun MBs, such as music and fingerprinting.  If you turn in a sign-up form, you need to be sure to attend as the troop pays a $2 fee for each scout.    If you can only attend one of the two Saturdays, it is not a problem.  We just need to make sure you only sign up for 1 day MB classes.  Please turn-in your form to Shelle Lewis by Monday, Nov.
When: 
Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 8:00am - 12:45pm
Where: 
Resurrection Church 13720 Roe Avenue Overland Park, KS  
Time: 
Sat, 01/10/2015 - 8:00am - 12:45pm

Troop 257 Photo Gallery

The troop website now features a photo gallery section at photos.bsatroop257.org that contains photos of troop activities.

February Campout - SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium

This will be an overnight inside the SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium where YOU can earn the Oceanography merit badge. More information to follow but this promises to be an awesome opportunity for fun and fin!
When: 
Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 5:30pm - Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 9:00am

Trappers' Rendezvous

Black powder rifle shooting, Beaver trapping demo, Chili & Spam cook-off, Native American field game, Red Dog Saloon, Liar’s Club, John Colter’s Run, Buzzards’ Gulch, Trading, Trading, Trading. Mountain Man Contest, Hawk Throw

See the Trappers' Rendezvous web page for details.

When: 
Friday, January 16, 2015 - 5:00pm - Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 12:00pm
Where: 
Harvey County Park West Approximately 10 miles west of Newton, Kansas
Cost: 
$9 per person by Jan. 9th - $14 late registration.
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