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Shed Day 9/23/17

posted Aug 25, 2017, 11:47 AM by MILW261 Fanatic   [ updated Aug 27, 2017, 12:51 PM ]

Shed Day will be from 9am to noon at Asbury United Methodist Church.

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Troop 350 Service Project - Rise Against Hunger

posted May 2, 2017, 5:40 PM by Carl Ely

Service project - Scouts and families invited

Stop Hunger Now meal packaging , now called Rise Against Hunger

Sunday, May 7 at Asbury United Methodist Church
10 a.m. until about noon
Bring $3 for hot dog lunch sponsored by Asbury Youth

Greenway Cleanup - 3/25/17

posted Mar 4, 2017, 9:29 AM by hal smith   [ updated Mar 13, 2017, 6:02 PM by Carl Ely ]

Saturday, March 25

Nice easy Hike
9 a.m. until approx. 11:30 
The starting and ending point is Lassiter Mill Historic Park on Lassiter Mill Road 

What to Bring:

    Be prepared for all types of weather
    Work Gloves
    Water Bottle

Trash Bags will be provided

Back Pack Buddies - great partnership with Church

posted Mar 4, 2017, 9:28 AM by hal smith   [ updated Mar 5, 2017, 2:34 PM ]

Friday, March 10
Pick up food at loading dock of Kroger at Creedmoor and Strickland and deliver to Asbury
Unload food and assist with setting food out on tables for assembly of bags of food for school children the next day. 

5:30 p.m. until done - meet at Asbury
1 - 2 hours depending on amount of help

Minimum two leaders needed and vehicles that can transport food


January Winter Sports trip to Snowshoe, West Virginia

posted Dec 6, 2016, 7:39 PM by Kevin Parker   [ updated Jan 3, 2017, 2:07 PM ]

Ok guys, one of the most exciting and popular annual Scout trips is upon us. We're headed to Snowshoe again - because it is some of the best skiing and snow-boarding you can do in the East. Troop 350 only does the best.

It is not a cheap trip, plan accordingly.

NEW: Costs are as below. Add $30-$40 Scout cash for food (Sat lunch/dinner and Sun lunch). Add $55 if you want professional ski/board lessons. If you currently own ski/board gear or season pass, your weekend becomes that much cheaper.
Ski rental and lift, hotel and gas: $217.
No ski rental, remove $49 = $168
No lift ticket, remove $78 = $90

If you have never skied before, have no fear. Our oldest Scouts continue on this trip because they learned to ski on their first trip as first year Scouts!

Parents are more than welcome to come with us, in fact are highly encouraged to drive if you have a capable SUV. Note, parents are welcome if they participate as a driver. Parents as passengers take seats away from a potential Scouts' experience.

See you on the slopes, but sign up NOW! Signups will close very soon because we have to finalize costing.

MBU - Highland Methodist MBU Feb 25, 2017

posted Dec 6, 2016, 6:46 PM by Kevin Parker

Sign up now guys, this needs to be done immediately if you want to secure yourself a cool Merit Badge that you need/want to get.

Troop 357 will again be hosting Merit Badge University on Saturday, 25 February 2017 at Highland United Methodist Church. We are very excited to be putting this together again and look forward to your troop’s participation! Registration will open on Friday, November 11, 2016 and will close on Wednesday, January 3, 2017. Classes will be assigned no later than Saturday, January 14, 2017 and information will be emailed to the Troop contacts as well as to each class Counselor.
Cost for the MBU is $30, and includes the counseling of the MB, a morning snack (Scouts should eat breakfast before arrival) and lunch. Merit badge books will not be provided. After you register online, please bring a check made out to 'Troop 350' and hand it to either Mr. Hassell (preferred) or Mr. Parker.

Please see that there are 2 attachments to this announcement. 
MBU 2017 MB Notebook.pdf contains information about the MB's, and their requirements.
MBU 2017 reg instructions.pdf contains information about the event and expectations of Scouts.
Please read both.

Sign up here. Please do NOT delay.

Tuesdays Meeting 11/15

posted Nov 14, 2016, 1:14 PM by hal smith

The meeting will be at The Alley, 2512 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27607
7:00PM - 8:30PM,
$4 a game per Scout and $3 for shoe rental. Drinks/pizza/hot dogs, etc, available at extra cost.
Free parking, if needed is available under The Alley building.



Troop 350 December Service Project

posted Nov 1, 2016, 4:24 PM by hal smith   [ updated Nov 29, 2016, 4:37 PM ]

Saturday, December 17

Annual Outdoor Service Project

William B. Umstead State Park


·         Service Project at Umstead State Park in the morning and an opportunity to learn scout skills in the afternoon


·         Bring water and gloves for the morning activity, and a lunch if staying for the afternoon activity


·         8:30 – 8:45 am – Meet at the Umstead visitor center off of Glenwood Avenue (US 70)


·         9 am to 12:30 pm – Assist the park rangers with a project of their choice (Second Class requirement 8e)


·         12:30 to 1 pm – bag lunch at the visitor center


·         1 to 3 pm – A hike from and to the visitor center during which scouts will be able to learn how to identify at least 10 native plants (First Class requirement 5a) and evidence of at least 10 native animals (Second Class requirement 4)



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posted Nov 1, 2016, 3:52 PM by Carl Ely   [ updated Nov 1, 2016, 4:30 PM ]

Troop 350 Service Project: Backpack Buddies - 11/4/2016

posted Oct 23, 2016, 10:24 AM by Carl Ely

Back Pack Buddies at Asbury November 4:

Meet at Asbury at 6 p.m.

Go together to Kroger and pick up food
Bring food back to Church and unload
Done no later than 8 p.m.

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