Parents – its time for your scout to pick their electives for the second Summer Camp at Camp Durant (July 19-25). To sign up for the Camp Barnhardt Summer camp, click here.
The base cost for this camp is $275. Please contact Sammy if you need assistance covering the costs of this camp. Fees may be paid by check payable to Troop 39 or from the scout’s account balance.
There may be additional costs based on your scout’s electives some of which are paid at camp. See the Leader’s Guide or the Session Schedule for details of those electives requiring additional costs.
Here is what you need to do – no later than Wednesday May 20th
Please share this page with your scout and work with them on their electives.
Please complete the online form below on or before May 20th – a delay may mean that your scout does not get to take their preferred electives.. PLEASE DO NOT EMAIL YOUR ELECTIVES – Complete the form below! If your scout is also going to Camp Durant, complete the form there too – see link above!
If you need advice, please email or call Mr FitzSimons, Mr Tomkins or Sammy. We will be on hand at meetings to help answer any questions you have.
Please see the following documents:
1. The Leader’s Guide which outlines all of the programmes offered at Barnhardt.
2. The daily (Monday-Thursday) Session Schedule. Note Cycling Merit Badge extends into Friday.
Scouts who are rank Tenderfoot or below who are not going to Camp Barnhardt: You must elect to take either the morning or the afternoon trailblazer programme – not both. They also must elect to take the 11am First Aid.
Scouts who are rank Tenderfoot or below who are going to Camp Barnhardt: It is recommended you take the 1st year camper programme at Camp Barnhardt.
Scouts who are Second Class are recommended not to take the trailblazer programme but may do so after they have first discussed this with Sammy or Mr FitzSimons.
Scouts First class and higher should elect to take merit badges.
Scouts may leave only one hour free in the day. Scouts with a sash full of merit badges (and who are experienced negotiators) may leave more than one hour free however this needs to be first agreed by Sammy or Mr FitzSimons.
It is recommended that all scouts who do not have the fingerprinting or sculpture merit badges these at camp.
Age Restrictions, Additional fees and Prerequisites
Please note there are important notes related to the programme that you must review before completing your submission. These are contained in the Session Schedule.
We’ll be on hand tomorrow and via email to answer your questions.
Yours in Scouting