About Eric Francis

Merit Badge Counselor, Eagle Scout, Father of 2 Eagle Scouts
Aug 28

Eagle Project Help Needed – Update

Thank you to all who have helped thus far. We are making good progress but need more help.
Avery S. is in need of your help for his Eagle Scout project this week and over Labor Day weekend.

• Sunday Sept. 4th, 11am-5pm.
• Monday Sept. 5th, 9am-4pm.

His project is the construction of a brick patio and connected walkway at Highbanks Metro Park at the Dragonfly Day Camp area located at 685 Powell Road (see map below).
Please bring shovels and work gloves. Refreshments will be provided.

If you are able to volunteer your time, call or text Avery (see roster for number).

Any help you can give is greatly appreciated. Thank you!

Mar 09

Physical Fitness Night

Where: The Scout Church (normal weekly meeting location). Due to conflicts with other locations, we will conduct a fitness focused meeting at our normal meeting place.

Date: Monday, March 10, 2014 at 7:00PM at the scout church, done at 8:30PM

Activities: Bring gym clothes if you wish. We will work on Physical Fitness Merit Badge requirements, review prerequisites for the up coming Merit Badge Workshop this Saturday, other advancement wrap up activities, and sharing stories from the great wilderness survival campout.

Mar 02

Wilderness Survival Campout 2014

Where: Prosser Family Farm (near Laurelville, Ohio at the edge of the Hocking Hills)

Date: Friday, March 7, 2014 at 5:30PM at the church (leave by 6PM); return to the church on Sunday, March 9th at 12:30PM.

Activities: Wilderness survival skills (shelter building, fire building, lashings), fishing, merit badge work.

Cost: $25.

Wilderness Survival – Permission Form

Wilderness Survival – What to bring

Feb 25

2 Hour Bus School – New Drivers Needed


What: A no-obligation indoor 2 hour class room school on obtaining a Commercial Drivers License

When: Saturday, March 1st. Meeting/Departing from the church at 8:30AM. Class is from 9-11AM.

Activity: The focus will be on the basics of the CDL and how to conduct a bus inspection. Support your boys, your troop and join us even if  you are just curious.

Please RSVP to Bill Alsnauer:  614-296-5960 or email at wralsnauer@gmail.com

Feb 09

President’s Day Trip – February 14

Date: Friday, February 14, 2014 at 5:30PM at the church (leave at 6PM); return to the church on Monday, February 17 at 2PM.presidents

Activities: Cabin ‘camping’ at Camp Buckeye with trips to the McKinley Memorial and Museum, Hoover Price Planetarium, Pro Football Hall of Fame, and Warther’s Carving museum! Skills training and a scavenger hunt are also planned.

Cost: $70. Bring additional money for gifts or souvenirs.

Presidents Day Permission Form