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Event Details

Event Type Merit Badge
Title 2017 Melissa TX Merit Badge Pow Wow
Location 737 East Melissa Road (LDS Church)  Show Map
Start Date Start Time Stop Date Stop Time
10/28/2017 8:00 AM 11/11/2017 Noon
Open for Registration Last day to Register
9/22/2017   10/25/2017
Sessions
(# badges a single scout can attend)
Fees
(cost to attend event)
For
(Who is invited)
1 $0.00 by Invitation Only
Council District Type Unit
Circle Ten Texoma Valley Troop 26

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Email Mr Mark Williams (williamsmf.9@gmail.com), the Event Manager

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ActivitySessionLocationPrerequisitesMin. AgeClass FeeMax in ClassSeats AvailableCounselor 
Aviation 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMRoom 114 12105 - TBD -
Aviation 10:00 AM to NoonRoom 114 12107 - TBD -
Citizenship in the Community* 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMRS Room 12188 - TBD -
Citizenship in the Community* 10:00 AM to NoonRS Room 12185 - TBD -
Citizenship in the Nation* 10:00 AM to NoonPrimary Room 121815 - TBD -
Citizenship in the Nation* 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMPrimary Room 121813 - TBD -
Citizenship in the World* 10:00 AM to NoonCounsel Room 12129 - TBD -
Citizenship in the World* 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMCounsel Room 12120 - TBD -
Communication* 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMCult Hall 2 121811 - TBD -
Communication* 10:00 AM to NoonCult Hall 2 121817 - TBD -
Cooking* 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMServing Area 12100 - TBD -
Cooking* 10:00 AM to NoonServing Area 12100 - TBD -
Digital Technology 11:00 AM to NoonRoom 112 1282 - TBD -
Digital Technology 9:00 AM to 10:00 AMRoom 112 1285 - TBD -
Electricity 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMRoom 103Double MB Class w/ Electronics12122 - TBD -
Electricity 10:00 AM to NoonRoom 103Double MB Class w/ Electronics12127 - TBD -
Emergency Preparedness* 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMCult Hall 1 121811 - TBD -
Emergency Preparedness* 10:00 AM to NoonCult Hall 1 12188 - TBD -
First Aid* 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMRoom 105/106 121610 - TBD -
First Aid* 10:00 AM to NoonRoom 105/106 121611 - TBD -
Music 10:00 AM to 11:00 AMRoom 109 1264 - TBD -
Music 8:00 AM to 9:00 AMRoom 109 1266 - TBD -
Personal Management* 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMRoom 102 12106 - TBD -
Personal Management* 10:00 AM to NoonRoom 102 12104 - TBD -
Photography 10:00 AM to NoonRoom 110 12105 - TBD -
Photography 8:00 AM to 10:00 AMRoom 110 12109 - TBD -
Weather 8:00 AM to 9:00 AMRoom 112 1287 - TBD -
Weather 10:00 AM to 11:00 AMRoom 112 1283 - TBD -
Sponsor Information
2017 Melissa Merit Badge Pow Wow

This event requires attendance at two sessions in order to complete the course work.  Each class meets twice.  Some Merit Badge classes will require additional work outside the two class meetings.



DATE:   Saturday, October 28th and Saturday, November 11th

TIME:    8:00 AM to Noon each day.



LOCATION:  Same Location as last year- LDS Church located at 737 East Melissa Road, Melissa, TX

The location is easy to find.  It is near the Interchange of Hwy 5, Hwy 121, and Hwy 75 in Melissa, Texas.



From Hwy 75 take the Melissa Road exit and travel east for 1/4 mile.

From Hwy 5 turn west on Melissa Road for 1/2 mile.



The church is located on the corner of Melissa Rd and Fannin Rd.



THIS EVENT IS FREE. There is no cost.  However, it is first come first served in the registration processess.

Registration begins Friday, September 22nd and closes on Thursday, October 25th.
 


Note- during the registration process an invitation password is required.  Hint- Leave this cell blank.... there is no password.



Please- No food or drinks are allowed inside the building.  No food items are available at the event so the scouts should eat a good breakfast before arriving. ( Bottled water is allowed.)



Scouts are expected to wear their scout shirts and behave appropriately.

Contact information must be provided in the registration process in case a phone call is needed.



 
Description
2017 Melissa Merit Badge Pow Wow

This year's MB Pow Wow will offer 16 different Merit Badges.



There are enough registration slots for over 300 potential MB's to be earned.

Last year over 150 scouts attended and earned over 250 merit badges.  These scouts represented 3 different Councils, 9 Districts, and 21 Scouting Units.



Some classes will require additional work outside of the two class sessions.  Due to unforseen conditions some classes may not be available.  The classes being offered this year include:

Eagle Required MB's

Cit in Community

Cit in Nation

Cit in World

Communications

Cooking

Emergency Preparedness

First Aid

Personal Management



Other MB's

Aviation

Digital Tech.

Electronics/Electricity (Double MB Class)

Music

Photography

Scholarship

Weather
Counselor Information
2017 Melissa Merit Badge Pow Wow  (MB Counselor Information)

Merit Badge Work sheets for each scout registered will be provided to each scout..  You do not need to provide these.  The scouts should write there names on the worksheets and should be instructed to bring them back for the second session on the 11th of November.



A roster/attendance form of registered scouts will also be provided to you.  Record what requirements were completed for each scout attending your class and turn these into the MB Administrator before leaving the event each Saturday.  The information will be recorded and the form returned to you before the second session starts..  Please be sure to identify any walk-in scouts attending your class on available column spaces.  Have them include their contact information (phone no., Unit No., and email address) on the back of the form.
Unit Sign-up Instructions
2017 Melissa Merit Badge Pow Wow  (Sign-Up Instructions)

Where possible one person should register scouts from each unit.  As this is not always possible, a contact name, phone number and e-mail address must be provided for every scout registering. 
Note- during the registration process an invitation password is required.  Hint- Leave this cell blank.... there is no password.



Make sure that scouts are not double booked in more than one class running at the same time.



Instruct the scouts to be on good behavior and to wear their uniform.  Have the scouts arrive 15 minutes before the first class starts.  No food and drinks (except water bottles) are allowed inside the building.



Contact the Event Administrator if you have questions.  The sign-up process can be a bit tricky if you are new to this. (Mark Williams- williamsmf.9@gmail.com  (972) 342-6413)



NOTE:  No Blue Cards will be provided.  The Merit Badge work completed will be reported the same way it is done with summer camp records.  Please plan on sending a copy of the report to each of the parents and your advancement chair once you receive it.  This usually gets sent to you within two weeks of the last session.



All scouts will receive a copy of the class records sent to the email address used in the registration process.  Records will be maintained for 7 years.

Please have at least one adult from your unit attend the entire time the event is running.




 
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