Trips 2016-17

Scouting Collective 56 goes on one outdoor trip per month from September through June. The 2016–17 Scouting year will culminate with a summer trip to Maine High Adventure (MHA) for a multi-day wilderness canoe trip. All monthly trips are open to all Scouts, but those planning to attend MHA must complete several requirements.

Maine High Adventure Requirements for Summer Wilderness Canoe Trip 2017:

1- Participate in the Community Service Trip (April trip)
2- Complete Wilderness First Aid Training (TBD, usually in March)
3- Participate in two qualifying canoe trips (September and June)
4- Participate in the formal trip shakedown (May trip on Memorial Day weekend)
5- Complete Canoeing merit badge/Watercraft Venturing requirement (spring 2017)
6- Provide a complete BSA medical form, signed by physician Continue reading

Project Puffin

Project-Puffin-Event-June-4Open House June 4, 6-9PM, for Derrick Jackson’s new book, Project Puffin, about the effort to restore these beloved seabirds to the Maine coastline. There will be a brief presentation at 7 and books will be available for those of you who asked Mr. Jackson to hold a copy. Youth and Adults all are welcome.

Address: 12 William Street in Central Square.

The book is also available for purchase on Amazon: link.