Convened at (time & date):

6:15 PM 17 September 2003. (Prior to Troop meeting.)


Luke, Will H-F, Andrew, Christian, Oli,

Review of minutes from last month:

          Approved as read.

Committee Reports

          Standing Committees:

                    Service Committee: Will H-F reported on several upcoming service projects including Scouting for Food in November and John M's Eagle project, date to be determined.
                    Server Committee: Not present.

          AdHoc Committees:

Oli reported that the Umbagog Lake Canoe trip had been successful. Committee discharged.

Old Business:

Andrew reported that there are 11 Scouts signed up to go on the Norwich University Scouting Association Camporee scheduled for 19-21 September.

Oli reported that he has planned the hiking and fishing trip for October 17-19 on a section of the Long Trail in Vermont. The overall trip will be approximately 12 miles long and will include two nights on the trail. He will advertise the trip and recruit attendees. Mr. Hoge indicated that participants in this event will require Scoutmaster approval.

New Business:

Mr. Hoge brought up the New Hampshire Jamboree, scheduled for 3-5 October. Christian was appointed as the owner of that outing.

Christian suggested having a hike to Mount Moosilauke. After some discussion it was decided to have that hike on the Sunday after the first Scouting for Food in November.

Andrew suggested a mountain biking outing. This was scheduled for the Sunday after the second Scouting for Food in November.

Calendar Review:

19-21 Sept -- NUSA Camporee
3-5 Oct -- NH Jamboree
17-19 Oct -- Long Trail Hike
8 and 15 Nov --Scouting for Food
9 Nov -- Moosilauke Hike
16 Nov -- Mountain bike outing

Review of Actions Assigned:

Adjourned at: 7:00 PM