Merit Badge Day
Check-in will be held in the Quad Area, near the Middleton Library.
Merit Badge Day will be held on Saturday, March 18, 2017, on the LSU Campus. Check-in will be held in the Quad Area, near the Middleton Library. You can go to http://campusmap.lsu.edu/map to get a more detailed map. Scouts taking Environmental Science will be going to the LSU Lakes as part of their class and Scouts taking Golf will be going to the LSU Golf Course. A permission slip is needed giving permission for the Scouts to do these activities on Campus. A permission slip is included at the bottom of the registration form. The event is open to all Boy Scouts. Come out and have a day of enjoyment while working on merit badges. Some merit badges are all day while some are only 2, 4, or 6 hours. Please make note of the times. In some instances, the Scout may be able to take up to three merit badges. Check-in will be from 7:00 to 7:45 a.m. Classes will begin at 8:00 a.m. Lunch will be from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
SCOUTMASTERS/PARENTS LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED FOR THE SCOUTS. IF YOU PLAN ON STAYING AND WOULD LIKE TO HAVE LUNCH WITH THE SCOUTS, PLEASE INDICATE ON THE REGISTRATION FORM. THE COST FOR ADULTS IS $7.00. IN ADDITION, THIS YEAR WE WILL BE OFFERING TRAINING COURSES FOR ADULTS. THESE COURSES INCLUDE SCOUTMASTER/ASSISTANT SCOUTMASTER POSITION SPECIFIC AND CPR/FIRST AID (ADDITONAL FEE SHOULD BE BROUGHT TO CLASS AND PAID TO THE INSTRUCTOR—DO NOT PAY AT OFFICE). (THE REGISTRATION FORM FOR THESE CLASSES IS ATTACHED).
PARENTS There are vending machines available, however, there is NOT a change machine available. Please send single one dollar bills or coins with your Scout if they wish to purchase items from the vending machines. The classes end at 5:00 p.m.
The cost is $35.00, lunch included (see back page for refund policy). Preregistration is required in order to have proper staffing. On time registration deadline is Friday, March 3, 2017. Late registration runs to March 10, 2017 and the cost increases to $45.00. Please note that the final deadline to register for Merit Badge day is March 10, 2017. No registration will be accepted at the door.
Please fill out the registration form and mail or drop it off with your fee to the Scout Service Center: Istrouma Area Council Merit Badge Day 9644 Brookline Avenue Baton Rouge, LA 70809
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