Mar 07

CPR and Wilderness First Aid training — April 1-2

BSA Troop 365 – CPR and Wilderness First Aid training (Red Cross)

Our troop often travels to remote locations where physicians and/or rapid transport is not readily available. BSA requires that a certified person attend these types of high adventure trips. In this training, you will learn how to assess and treat an ill or injured person in a remote environment. This class is through the Red Cross and you will earn both your CPR and Wilderness First Aid certifications.

Who: Youth and adult Scout leaders over age 14 are invited to participate and earn their certification.

When: April 1-2, 2017  from 8am-4pm

Where: Premier at Sawmill Athletic Club (3111 Hayden Rd, Columbus, OH 43235)

Cost: $60 per person (if this is a problem please let us know as the troop needs trained leaders)

If you have any questions, please contact Matt or Judy Williams at 614-527-5238.


Feb 23

Spring Break Patriot’s Point — April 7-11

Spring Break — Patriot’s Point

When: April 7-11 2017 (the first half of spring break)

What: The highlight of the trip will be spending the night on the USS Yorktown aircraft carrier. We will be participating in their simulated Aviation program. Our other stops include the USS North Carolina battleship, CSS Hunley naval submarine, and Fort Sumter. Keep in mind this trip is a once in a blue moon deal!

Cost: The cost for this trip will be $160.

$76 deposit due on February 20th at the scout meeting to cover the Yorktown ship reservation.
$84 balance due March 27th, 2017 to cover food, transportation, and other expenses.
Please make checks out to BSA Troop 365

This may seem like a high price; however after researching it’s actually lower than what other troops have charged. If you have any further questions about the cost please contact Mr. Gansl (Rat) , Mrs. Prosser, or Mr. Roderick.

If the cost is a factor in not going please contact Mr. Roderick for further guidance. DON’T FORGET THAT MONEY FROM YOUR ESCROW ACCOUNT CAN ALSO BE USED TO PAY FOR OUTINGS.

Feb 09

Spaghetti Dinner — February 25

Boy Scout Troop 365’s Annual Spaghetti Dinner

Saturday February 25, 2017  4:30-7:30pm

Worthington United Methodist Church
600 N High St., Worthington, OH  43085

Meal includes: Spaghetti, Garlic Bread, unlimited Salads, Drink (water, coffee, lemonade, juice, tea) and Dessert!

Adults: $6 each
Children (under 12): $4 each
Cake Raffle tickets: $1 each / 6 for $5

Please make checks payable to BSA Troop 365 and return to the church no later than February 19th.
Payment also accepted at the door.

Feb 09

Scout Sunday — February 12

SCOUT SUNDAY is this Sunday Feb. 12


Choose either 9:30 am service or 11:15 service
Coffee hour after 9:30 am service …….Please  be in uniform.


  1. Help your mom or dad make 2 dozen cookies for coffee hour. We talked about this this past Monday.
  2. Pass out bulletins as people go into the church.
  3. Do a reading during services.
  4. Sit with young kids and talk about Scouting.
  5. Pass out lemonade, water and cookies during coffee hour.


To show our appreciation to the members of the church for their support of your Scouting Program. They provide generous spaces for us to hold our meetings and store Troop gear. They purchase fruit and greenery from us to keep the Scout Troop running. They also support our Spaghetti Dinner to keep the bus up and running.

Jan 11

Electricity Merit Badge Clinic – February 11

Electricity Merit Badge Clinic

Explore electricity and earn your Electricity Merit Badge with American Electric Power (AEP)! We invite you to join us and have fun with hands-on activities while earning your requirements.

Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017
Time: Registration is from 8:00 – 9:00 am and the course will run until 3:00 pm
Location: AEP-D Training Center, 4100 Bixby Road, Groveport, Ohio 43125
Cost: $6.00 – lunch included

The course is limited to the first 70 Scouts registered. Prior to the course, Scouts need to have completed requirements 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 9a and 11 of the Electricity Merit Badge and bring these projects and papers with him when he reports for the course.

Dec 16

Citizenship in the World – December 22nd

Citizenship in the World, Thursday, Dec 22, 2-4pm. Mr. Nadonly will be doing a Citizenship in the World merit badge workshop.

Read the Citizenship in the World merit badge handbook before the workshop. Without reading it, it is unlikely that the boys will be able to effectively discuss the subject matter, which is a requirement for this Eagle required badge. The merit badge worksheet must be printed out and completed prior to this event. Some of the options in #7 can be done before the class, but others will require you to do something outside of the class, which you will have to report back to Mr. Nadolny on. Please contact Mr. Nadonly for more details. His email is . His home phone is 614-781-8821.

The class will be held at his house, 175 Kenbrook Dr, in Colonial Hills. For those that might have taken the Citizen in the Community or Nation class from Mr. Dorothy, Mr. Nadolny’s is the next house on that driveway.

Dec 14

Roger Kemp

Dear Scouts and Scouters. Please take note of the obituary regarding Mr. Roger Kemp, father of Rob Kemp and grandfather of scouts Kyle and Tyler Kemp. Respects can be paid Thursday from 4pm to 7pm, or at the funeral Friday at 11AM, both at Murray Funeral Home, 173 S. Main Street, Creston, Ohio, about 15-20 minutes from Lodi, Ohio.

Roger V. Kemp, 75, of West Salem, died unexpectedly on Monday, Dec. 12, 2016 at his home after a period of declining health.

Roger was born May 21, 1941 in Lodi to the late Herbert and Ruth (Miller) Kemp and graduated from Medina High School in 1959.  He served in the U.S. Air Force for 4 years and on Oct. 26, 1963 he married the former Judy Johns.  Judy preceded him in death on Jan. 27, 1994.  He spent most of his work career with Honeywell and had service and repaired computers at Rubbermaid Inc, in Wooster.  Roger was a member of the American Society of Dowsers and enjoyed traveling around the country to various Dowsers Conventions and visiting Historical Native American Sites .  He was an avid reader having studied and researched various healthy living styles which he enjoyed sharing with others.  You could often find Roger shopping and eating out or spending time at outdoor festivals, fairs or band concerts in Ashland.  He had made his home in Congress for the past 50 years where he enjoyed feeding and observing he birds and wildlife in his back yard.

Surviving are his son and daughter-in-law, Robert and LaDonna Kemp and their sons, Kyle and Tyler of Westerville, a sister and brother-in-law, Linda and David Miller of Seville and nieces Holly Becht and Heidi Miller.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Kimberly Ann and his companion of over 10 years, Rille Reeds.

Services will be Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Murray Funeral Home in Creston with Pastor Gerald Clevenger officiating.  Burial will be in York Cemetery at Mallet Creek.  Friends may call Thursday from 4-7 at the funeral home.  Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home. com  Memorial contributions may be made to the Simon Kenton Council of the Boy Scouts of America at