Troop Service Project — MANDATORY!!!
When: Saturday, May 10, 2014 8:45am to Noon (or as soon after noon as we can)
What: Cleaning up trash at Worthington Park Elementary
Where: Directions will be provided
Bring: An old long sleeve shirt, an old pair of long pants, boots, work gloves, sack lunch, water bottle with water, trash back, another old shirt to change into.
WE WILL BE CLEANING UP TRASH AT WORTHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ON PARK ROAD, IN NORTHERN WORTHINGTON. THIS MAY INVOLVE CONTACT WITH POISON IVY AMONG OTHER THINGS. THE TROOP WILL BE BRINGING SOAP AND WARM WATER, BLEACH-WIPES AND ANYTHING ELSE THAT CAN KEEP US FROM GETTING ANY IVY RASH. OLD CLOTHES ARE RECOMMENDED. THE LOCATION WILL ALSO BE NEAR FLOWING WATER- NO ONE IS EXPECTED, NOR PERMITTED, TO GO INTO THE WATER. ALL TRASH PICKUP WILL BE ON LAND, BUT MAY BE NEAR THE SHORE LINE.
SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY IS MANDATORY- IT IS WHAT SCOUTS DO. IT ALSO IS NEEDED FOR ADVANCEMENT TO THE NEXT RANK. IF IT IS ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY TO MISS THIS PROJECT, YOU MUST DISCUSS A SUITABLE ALTERNATIVE PROJECT WITH YOUR ASSISTANT SCOUTMASTER FOR APPROVAL.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION AND SERVICE TO YOUR COMMUNITY!
OUR STANDARD PERMISSION FORM IS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT.