FEAST – Campout & Dinner!!!


10/28/2016 - 10/30/2016    
All Day


Camp Alphonse
1393 Dundee Road, Palatine, IL

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In past years Troop 188 has opened up this weekend as a recruitment event – however this year with two successful recruitment events under our belt, the boys decided that they would like to focus this event lead in as something completely different.

Your SPL, assisted by his ASPLs are putting together a Wilderness Survival Weekend – complete with structure building and more! Don’t miss out on the fun!

Wilderness Survival Camping Activity – YOUTH and LEADERS ONLY!
Camp Alphonse
Drop off – Friday, October 28th at 6:30 PM
Pick up – Sunday, October 30th at 11:30 PM

Cost: Campers $25.00 / Non-Campers $15.00


FEAST – Scouts and IMMEDIATE Family

Following our Scouts fun filled day of activities and fire bowl prep, we will follow with our traditional Troop 188 Feast!

Feast is Troop 188’s way of celebrating its unity and joining our families together for food, fun and fellowship!

Feast will require many helpers beginning with Friday (10/28/16) set up, Saturday (10/29/16) cooking, serving and Sunday (10/30/16) tear down.  Contact Mrs. Conner to sign up to help!

Troop 188 Scouts that are camping will remain on site following the fire bowl portion of the evening.

Non-campers must depart following the firebowl activities.


Friday (Feast Set Up)
12:00 pm
Set up crew begins taking equipment to Camp Alphonse

6:30 pm
Scouts who are camping should arrive and check in. They will set up their camp at the rear camp site, and assist with Feast prep/set up.

9:00 pm
Cracker barrel

Saturday Morning
Scout Activities/Program
PLC Meeting

12:00 pm
Dinner prep starts

1:00 pm
Scout Activities/Program
Clean up and prep for fire bowl – as instructed by SPL

5:30 pm

7:00 pm
Fire and Show

7:40 pm

Sunday Morning
Clean up and take down.

11:30 pm
All done, hopeful!

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