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Boy Scout Troop 288
(La Crescenta, California)
 
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We welcome scouts looking for a troop to visit us anytime, contact Andrew Midgley (Scoutmaster) for information.

May

24 Troop Meeting / Court of Honor @ 6:50 p.m.

28 Memorial Day Flag Placement @ LA National Cemetery - Westwood

30 Memorial Day Service @ Two Strike Park

31 Troop Meeting @ 6:50 p.m. (Tents on Trial)

June

4 Cherry Canyon Hike (5 mile w/compass)
See flyer below

4 Eric F. Eagle Service Project

4 Dennis F. Eagle Service Project

5 Eagle Scout Court of Honor @ 3:00 p.m., Memorial Hall

7 PLC/TG&I @ 5:50 p.m.
Troop Meeting @ 6:50 p.m. (Learn Lashing)

10-12 Kern River Whitewater Rafting

11 Flood Memorial Clean Up

14 Troop Meeting @ 6:50 p.m. (S'mores & hot dogs, campfire building)
Life Rank 6, 2nd Class 2a-d
BOR (Board of Review)

18 Mt. Baldy Day Hike

20 ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8:00 p.m.

21 Troop Meeting @ 6:50 p.m.

25-26 San Jacinto Backpack

28 Troop Meeting @ 6:50 p.m.

Attachments
Icon File Name Comment  
2022 Troop 288 Outerwear - order form.pdf Troop 288 Outerwear Order Form  
Camp Cherry Valley -In 2 Deep.pdf Camp Cherry Valley 7/24-30/22 (Scuba Diving)  
Camp Cherry Valley.pdf Camp Cherry Valley 7/24-30/22  
campcherryvalleyprogrammagazine.pdf Camp Cherry Valley 7/24-30/22 (Scuba Diving Magazine)  
campcherryvalleyprogrammagazine.pdf Camp Cherry Valley 7/24-30/22 (Program Magazine)  
CherryCanyonHike.pdf Cherry Canyon Hike 6/4  
May 2022                 Camping
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
3 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC  / TG&I, Physical Fitness - Part 2 @ CVHS Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
Fri  Day Outing  Boy Troop  BSA Swim Test @ YMCA  Mr. Harper  Mrs. Bradford 
9 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
10 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop Glendale PD / Anti-Drug, BOR Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
13-15 Fri-Sun Camping Boy Troop Leo Carrillo Beach Mr. Kilgore Mrs. Bradford
16  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8 p.m.  Mr. Midgley 
17 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop Game Night, 1st Class Req. 9a Mr. Midgley ASM
24 Tues Troop Mtg Boy / Girl Troops  Court of Honor Mr. Frinier Mr. Midgley
26 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
28 Sat Community Service Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (All ages) Memorial Day Flag Placement @ Los Angeles National Cemetery - Westwood  Ms. Newgard Mrs. Sparks
30 Mon Community Service Boy / Girl Troops & Crew Memorial Day Service @ Two Strike Park Mr. Kilgore Ms. Newgard
31 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop    Tents on Trial  Mr. Midgley ASM
June 2022               Scouting Skills
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
4 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Day Hike (Trail to First Class) Mr. Harper  Mr. Bomar,Mrs. Bruck
7 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC/TG&I, Learn Lashing Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
10-12 Fri-Sun Camping Boy / Girl Troops & Crew Kern River Whitewater Rafting Mr. Frinier Mr.Corral,Mr.Fleming
11 Sat Community Service Boy Troop Flood Memorial Clean Up - -
13 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
14 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop BOR, S'mores & Hot Dogs, Campfire Building (Life Rank 6, 2nd Class 2a-d) Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
18 Sat Day Outing Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (All ages) Mt. Baldy Day Hike Ms. Newgard Mrs. Dodson
20  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8 p.m.  Mr. Midgley 
21 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
23 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
25-26  Sat-Sun  Backpacking  Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (All ages) San Jacinto Backpack  Ms. Newgard  Mrs. Dodson
28 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop      ASM
July 2022                 Merit Badges
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
5 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC  / TG&I Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
11 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
12 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop BOR Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
16 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Go Carting   Mr. Johnson
18  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8 p.m.  Mr. Midgley 
19 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
23-29 Sat-Fri Backpacking Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (All ages) Cottonwood Backpack Ms. Newgard Mrs.Dodson,Mr.Harper
24-30 Sun-Sat Summer Camp Boy Troop Camp Cherry Valley  Mr. Haug   
26 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
28 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
August 2022           Watersports
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
    Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops & Crew Bonfire @ Dockweiler Beach    
2 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC  / TG&I Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
5-7 Fri-Sun Weekend Outing Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (8th grade and up) Water Sports in Big Bear Mr. Frinier Ms. Newgard
7 Sun Day Outing Boy Troop BSA Swim Test   Mr. Corral
8 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
9 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop BOR Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
13 Sat Community Service Boy / Girl Troops Flood Memorial Clean Up - -
13 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Fishing    
15  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8 p.m.  Mr. Midgley 
16 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
19-21 Fri-Sun Camping Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (8th grade and up) Camp Surf (YMCA Imperial Beach) Ms. Newgard Crew Assoc Advisor
20 Sat Day Outing Boy Troop Kayaking in Huntingon Beach Mr. Harper Mrs. Corral
23 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
25 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
26-28 Fri-Sun VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Extreme Merit Badge @ CVO  - -
30 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
September 2022     Cooking
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
    Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Annual Planning Meeting @ 9-3 Mr. Midgley  ASM 
3-5 Sat-Mon Camping Boy / Girl Troops Channel Islands Kayak Mr. Kilgore Mr. Harper
6 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC  / TG&I Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
10-11 Sat-Sun Backpacking Boy / Girl Troops Trail Cooking   Mr.Bomar, Mrs.Bruck
12 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
13 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop BOR Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
17 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Dutch Oven Contest Mr. Kilgore  
17-18  Sat-Sun  Backpacking  Boy Troop  Little Jimmy Beginner Backpack  Mr. Cartnal  Mr. Bomar 
19  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8 p.m.  Mr. Midgley 
20 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop SPL Nominations Mr. Midgley ASM
24 Sat Day Outing Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (8th grade and up) Paddleboard @ Newport Beach Ms. Newgard Crew Assoc Advisor
24 Sat Community Service Boy Troop Conservation Project    
27 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop SPL & PL Elections Mr. Midgley ASM
29 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
30 Fri Day Outing Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (8th grade and up) Halloween Horror Nights Mrs. Finley Cartnal Ms. Newgard
October 2022          Emergency Prep
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
2 Sun Day Outing Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (8th grade and up) Zipline @ Pacific Crest Ms. Newgard Crew Assoc Advisor
4 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC  / TG&I Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
7-9 Fri-Sun VH Council Boy / Girl Troops Camporee  @ CVO   Mrs. Johnson
8 Sat Community Service Boy Troop Flood Memorial Clean Up - -
8 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Movie Night Mrs. Apy  
10 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
11 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop BOR Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
14-16 Fri-Sun Backpacking Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (All ages - must be fit) Little Jimmy Backpack Ms. Newgard Mrs. Dodson
15 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Rock Climbing Mr. Harper Mrs. Corral
17  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8 p.m.  Mr. Midgley 
18 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
22 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Shooting    Mr. Sparks Mr. Dodson
25 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
27 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
November 2022      Shooting Sports
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
    Adults Only Boy / Girl Troops & Crew Adult Appreciation Dinner Mr. Midgley, Mrs. Sparks Ms. Newgard
1 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC  / TG&I Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
Sat  Community Service  Boy / Girl Troops  Memorial Clean Up @ Two Strike Park 
8 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop BOR Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
11 Fri  Community Service Boy / Girl Troops Veterans Day Ceremony @ Two Strike Mr. Kilgore Ms. Newgard
11-13 Fri-Sun Camping Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (All ages) ROCstock Rocketry Ms. Newgard Crew Assoc Advisor
12 Sat Community Service Boy / Girl Troops & Crew Scouting for Food  Ms. Otto Mrs. Dodson
14 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
15 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
17 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
19 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Archery Competition   Mr. Mamujee
21  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8 p.m.  Mr. Midgley 
22 Tues NO Troop Mtg Boy Troop GUSD Thanksgiving Recess - -
29 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
December 2022      Pioneering
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
3 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Montrose Christmas Parade Mr. Kilgore Ms. Newgard
6 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC  / TG&I, BOR Mr. Midgley Mr.Harper,Mrs. Bruck
10 Sat Community Service Boy / Girl Troops Flood Memorial Clean Up - -
10 Sat Day Outing Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (8th grade and up) Go Karting or Sky High Trampoline Ms. Newgard Crew Assoc Advisor
10-11 Sat-Sun Camping Boy / Girl Troops Pioneering    
11 Sun Day Outing Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (8th grade and up) Rock Climbing Ms. Newgard Crew Assoc Advisor
12 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
13 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop   Mr. Midgley ASM
15  Thur  VH Council  Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review 
17 Sat Community Service Boy / Girl Troops Christmas Caroling Mrs. Corral  
19  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8 p.m.  Mr. Midgley 
20 Tues NO Troop Mtg Boy Troop GUSD Winter Recess - -
27 Tues NO Troop Mtg Boy Troop - -

Archive


January 2022          Snow Sports
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
4 Tues NO Troop Mtg Boy Troop GUSD Winter Recess - -
7 Fri  Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Fingerprinting Mrs. Holloway Mrs. Johnson
10 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
11 Tues Zoom Troop Mtg Boy / Girl Troops zoom Court of Honor Mr. Frinier Mr. Midgley
16 Sun  Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Intro to Mtn Biking Mr. Harper Mrs. Jackson-Fleming
18 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC / TG&I, Knots Relay, BOR Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
23  Sun  Day Outing  Boy Troop  Ice Skating @ Pasadena Ice Skating Center  Mr. Corral  Mrs. Bradford 
25 Tues Troop Meeting Boy Troop Winter Sports safety  Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
27 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
February 2022        Cycling
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
1 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC / TG&I, Color Guard & Flag Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
2 Wed Leader Mtg Boy Troop    ASM / Parent Meeting Mr. Midgley -
5 Sat Scout Sabbath Boy / Girl Troops  Wear Your Uniform to Temple Mrs. Snyder -
6 Sun Scout Sunday Boy / Girl Troops  Wear Your Uniform to Church Mrs. Snyder -
8 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop BOR, Sign Off Night / Rank Advancement Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
12 Sat Community Service Boy Troop Flood Memorial Clean Up - -
12-13 Sat-Sun Backpacking Crew & Boy / Girl Troops (All ages) Sespe Backpack Ms. Newgard Mrs. Dodson
15 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop Cultural Game Night  Mr. Midgley ASM
19-21 Sat-Mon Camping Boy Troop Death Valley Mr. Frinier Mr. Mamujee
21  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy / Girl Troops  Committee Meeting  Mrs. Johnson 
22 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop Battle of the Bikes  Mr. Midgley ASM
24 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
26 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops & Crew Bike Ride   Ms. Newgard Mr. Mamujee, Mr. Kilgore 
March 2022             Backpacking
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
- - - - GUSD Spring Recess (14-18 ) - -
1 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC / TG&I, Troop First Aid & Equip. Maintenance Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
Sat  Recruitment  Boy / Girl Troops & Crew  Recruitment Event  Mr. Midgley  Ms. Newgard 
8 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop BOR, Backpack Cooking Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
13  Sun  Day Outing  Boy Troop  Swimming Merit Badge @ Waterworks Aquatics  Mrs. Bradford  Mrs. Bruck
15 Tues NO Troop Mtg Boy Troop - -
21  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  Committee Meeting  Mrs. Johnson 
22 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop SPL Nominations Mr. Midgley ASM
24 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
25-27 Fri-Sun VH Council Boy / Girl Troops Extreme Merit Badge @ CVO - -
26 Sat Day Outing Boy / Girl Troops Orienteering @ CV Park Mr. Schwing  Mr. Midgley 
29 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop SPL  & PL Elections Mr. Midgley ASM
April 2022                Fitness
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
- - - - LCUSD Spring Recess (4-8) - -
5 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop PLC  / TG&I, Physical Fitness - Part 1 @ CVHS Mr. Midgley Mr. Harper
8-10 Fri-Sun Weekend Outing Boy Troop Mammoth Skiing Mr. Harper Mr. Corral 
9 Sat Community Service Boy Troop Flood Memorial Clean Up - -
11 Mon Leader Mtg Boy / Girl Troops Committee Meeting Mrs. Johnson -
12 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop Cyber Chip, BOR Mr. Midgley Mrs. Bruck
18  Mon  Leader Mtg  Boy Troop  ASM / Parent Meeting @ 8 p.m.  Mr. Midgley 
19 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop Fitness Tournament  Mr. Midgley ASM
22-24 Fri-Sun Camping Boy / Girl Troops & Crew Joshua Tree Rock Climbing Mr./Mrs. Harper Ms. Newgard
26 Tues Troop Mtg Boy Troop Dutch Oven & Catapult Prep for Scout-O-Rama Mr. Midgley ASM
28 Thur VH Council Boy / Girl Troops  Eagle Board of Review - -
30  Sat  VH Council  Boy / Girl Troops  Scout-O-Rama @ Verdugo Park  Mr. Haug  Mrs. Jackson
30  Sat  Community Service  Boy Troop  Glendale Fire Department Fire Drill Door Hanger Notifications   Mr. Midgley 

Attachments
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2018 Calendar.pdf 2018 Calendar  
2019 Calendar.pdf 2019 Calendar  
2020 Calendar.pdf 2020 Calendar  
2021 - boy troop.pdf 2021 Calendar