Spring Court of Honor – Thursday, April 30, 2015

courtofhonorThe Spring 2015 Court of Honor will be on Thursday, April 30, 2015

The Court of Honor will be at the City of Lacey Maintenance Administration Building Lunchroom. The location is at 1200 College Street SE, Lacey (across from Walgrens). The building is located on the northbound side of College Street (east) between Lacey Blvd and Pacific Avenue. Access to the meeting room is on the College Street side of the building. There is some parking along the College Street frontage and there is more parking off of Lacey Blvd. Driving eastbound on Lacey Blvd (one way street), cross College street, pass Pints & Quarts and Celebrations (was Lew Rents) and the 3rd driveway on the left is the access to City of Lacey Shop Buildings. Pull in and park in any of the numbered spaces, but do not enter the gated area. Be sure not to park in the Pints & Quarts or Celebrations lots or you may be towed.

The meeting room will be open at 6pm, the COH will start at 6:30pm. Nathaniel is our Master of Ceremonies.  Nathaniel has selected a “Pot Luck” for the food theme, so bring your favorite.   Some items of importance:

  1. If you have any rank advancements you would like recognized, please get them to Mr. Johnson the week before (at the Trap Shoot).
  2. Please bring drinks for your family
  3. Troop 101 practices conservation, so please bring washable plates and utinsels from home and when you are done, take them home for cleaning.
  4. This is a formal event, so wear your full uniform (Shirt, Scarf and Troop rope (if you have it))
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Swim Test – Saturday, March 21, 2015 @ 3 p.m. — River Ridge High School

swim-testTroop 101 will be having our Swim test on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 3 p.m. at the RIver Ridge High School Pool

If you plan on going on any water outings with the troop, you will need to take this swim test.   This is for everyone (scouts, adults, and scout age siblings).

Meet at the RIver Ridge High School Pool at 3 p.m.  The troop will be paying for everyone. Its best to show up all dressed in your suit and ready to go. There are lockers to place your change of clothes into (bring a lock), or bring them out to the swim area.

Lions Club Pancake Feed – Saturday March 21, 2015

Scouts, Saturday March 21st is the Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast. The Lacey Sunrise Lions Club is our Charter Organization and when they ask for help, we help! The pancake breakfast starts at 7 a.m. and goes until about noon.   Troop 101 has the first shift, running from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.  If you can, plan on showing up at around 6:30 a.m. and have some breakfast and then start serving tables.

If you haven’t done this before, its a fun time and you get to meet some fun and nice people. There is also a car show going on at the same time just outside, so during a break be sure to take a look at some of the the Corvettes!

The Pancake Feed is held in the commons area of North Thurston High School.


Trail to First Class

trail to first class

The weekend of March 6, 7 and 8, 2015 we will be having our Trail To First Class camp session at Camp Delezenne. Camp Delezenne is Located near Elma, Washington, 35 minutes west of Olympia.

We will be staying indoors, at the Lodge.  Scouts that need to setup and sleep in a tent for rank advancement should bring a tent.  This is an annual Troop Campout with the purpose of having the older Scouts teach the younger Scouts various skills as required by Tenderfoot, Second Class and First Class Ranks. Most of our time will be indoors, but part of the time will be out on the patio and fire ring.

The older boys will be meeting at the Albertsons parking lot and be leaving Friday at 6 p.m.    The newer scouts should meet at the Albertsons on Saturday and leave by 8:30 a.m.   We will leave camp before lunch and should be back in Lacey by 12 pm or so. For this outing, the Troop is supplying food, you only need to bring your own snacks.

Packing List

  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping mat (optional, Scouts will be sleeping on carpet)
  • Cot recommended for adults, we will be sleeping over cement
  • Pillow (optional)
  • Class A Uniform (shirt, necker, slide)
  • Mess Kit
  • Your Scout Book and Pencil!
  • 10 Essentials, new Scouts should bring what you have but don’t worry about having everything yet. Here is the list
  • Change of clothes
  • Warm clothes to go outside (dress for the weather)
  • A pen so you can get your book signed off on Sunday

If you are teaching a class, bring the supplies you will need, or ask someone else to.


Boy Scouts of America – Capital Area District – Pacific Harbors Council – Olympia – Lacey, Washington