Tag Archives: Troop 1070

Annual Kris Kringle Procession in Frederick City

This is our 6th year in a row of pulling a sleigh for Pack 1070 in Frederick City’s Kris Kringle Procession. This is Ethan’s first year as a Pack 1070 alumnus since he is now a Boy Scout in Troop … Continue reading

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Christmas Tree Sales

So, now that Ethan is in Troop 1070 I am obligated to help him sell Christmas Trees for 10 hours. Tonight we were lucky – a local bakery dropped off some cupcakes for us, out of the blue. Nice surprise.

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Ethan – BSA camping this weekend

Ethan has been camping with his Boy Scout Troop, Troop 1070, this weekend. I drove out there tonight to show him my support and snapped a few pictures. He was having a good time and learning to deal with a … Continue reading

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Troop 1070 / Pack 1070 Hike at Gettysburg National Battlefield

Great day for a hike in Gettysburg.

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Star-Spangled Banner – 200 year celebration

Francis Scott Key is buried in Mt Olivet Cemetery in Frederick so many Scouts from Frederick assisted with the ceremonies honoring him and the Star-Spangled Banner’s 200 year anniversary this past weekend.  

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Ethan is taking care of business

He has already earned “Scout”, “Tenderfoot”, and now “Second Class” — all in the span of six months.

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Reptile and Amphibian Study Merit Badge, requirement 9a

I am almost finished with this one. I allow no shortcuts as merit badge counselor so this merit badge: Reptile and Amphibian Study Merit Badge, has taken all summer. Tonight we walked the path in our neighborhood to find some … Continue reading

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Rough green snake

I took some Boy Scouts on a field herping trip for the Reptile and Amphibian Study Merit Badge this past Saturday. I am an ‘official’ BSA Merit Badge Counselor and currently I am working with seven Boy Scouts from Troop … Continue reading

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Reptile and Amphibian Study Merit Badge

I am an “official” BSA Badge Counselor now so I conducted the Reptile and Amphibian Study Merit Badge for Ethan and some other Scouts in Troop 1070. We took a field trip to Southern Maryland as part of it today … Continue reading

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Tenderfoot!

Ethan and I went on a bike ride to finish up his last requirements for Tenderfoot today. We went to the C. Burr Artz Library in Frederick and then to Wags for a burger and fries.

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