Cooking Merit Badge is a great Eagle-required Merit Badge for scouts to start thinking about early in their scouting career. Home cooking should be done at home (!) and does not require troop involvement, so it can be done at the scout's own pace. Many counselors...
Scouts interested in standing for election for leadership positions or who would like to be considered for appointed roles should understand responsibilities and complete an application.
Get to know your local natural environment using iNaturalist — to help with Second and First Class rank requirements, or just for fun! Identify 10 plants and/or 10 animals and submit your findings to complete the troop challenge!
Looking for an alternative to (another) walk/run around the neighborhood? CAOC has several courses available to the public (including several that will meet First Class requirement #4a).
Troop 28 resources for the Eagle-required Personal Fitness merit badge, including several tracking log options and the CDC youth-adjusted BMI calculator.
Best ways for Troop 28 scouts to earn the Swimming Merit Badge.
The Chicago Area Orienteering Club (CAOC) offers events (meets) on Sundays approx. once a month (twice in some spring and fall months, but none in July). Upcoming CAOC events can be found on their calendar, along with a contact who may be able to confirm the course...
If you have not yet completed your First Class orienteering requirements, one of the best ways to do so is to attend a Chicago Area Orienteering Club meet. The CAOC hosts monthly meets in the greater Chicago/southern Wisconsin area on Sunday mornings and always...
Troop Committee Meeting
June 6, 2020 8:15 am - 9:30 am
POSTPONED: Court of Honor
June 7, 2020 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
We are Glencoe Troop 28.