Boy Scout Troop 617 | Loveland Ohio Symmes Twp


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  • Cycling Merit Badge – First Ride – Update

    To all the scouts doing the Cycling Merit Badge, our first ride is set for August 8. We are planning on meeting at the old Peters Catridge Factory and riding for 10 miles. Two files have been uploaded for review, one is a checklist for the merit badge and one is the Ohio Bicycle Laws. […]

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  • New Pictures Added

    New pictures have been added to the Photo Gallery… 2009 Cycling Merit Badge 2009 Hueston Woods 2009 Perfect North Slopes 2009 Klondike 2009 Governor Bebbs 2009 Camp Zaleski 2009 More Camp Zaleski

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  • Committee Meetings

    The Committee Meetings are held the first Thursday of each month right after Scouts is over.

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  • Troop617 is now on Twitter and Facebook

    Do you Twitter or use Facebook?  If so come follow us at www.twitter.com/troop617 or Troop 617 Facebook Group Sign up to get updates and other messages. Both have security setup and you have to know the secret handshake to get in!

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  • Aviation Campout – July 24-26

    Campout will be held at Casear Creek State Park.  Scouts will work to toward their Aviation Merit badge and take a plane ride this weekend.  We will also work on some advancement. The weekend activities are part of the Young Eagle’s flight program.

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  • Carwash Fundraiser – May 9

    Please check the calendar for more information.  We will be washing cars in Landen at the intersection of Montgomery Roads and Lebanon Road.  This is a great opportunity to earn more Scout Bucks!

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  • Knobstone Trail Backpacking – May 15

    Please check the calendar for more information on this backpacking event….

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  • Big thank you to Jeff Braley

    We want to pass along a big thank you to Jeff Braley for coming out and speaking to our troop on this past Thursday evening.  All of the scouts learned alot about internet safety and how to protect yourself from others.

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  • Cincinnati GeoFair – May 2-3

    44th Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show of Greater Cincinnati www.geofair.com May 2, Sat. 10 am to 6 pm May 3, Sun. 11 am to 5 pm This is an opportunity for all Scouts to participate free if they wear their uniform. All adults will pay $7. and other children $2. Please see the […]

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  • Summer Merit Badges

    Here are some of the Merit Badges that we will be working on this summer in Troop617. Please remember this is NOT relating to Summer Camp, just Thursday nights. Cycling Citizenship in the Community Citizenship in the Nation Engineering Family Life Personal Fitness Woodcarving

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