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Merit Badge Workshop Series (Camp Carpenter)

Dec 23 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Be sure to travel to the correct location for the badge in question!
  • Locations are only 3 miles apart; it is easily possible for the same driver to drop-off/pick-up at both locations.
  • Emergency Contact Information during the event:  603-854-4800.  Do not call Council or Camp phone numbers.
  • Due to the strong popularity of these programs, participants are encouraged to sign up early.
  • No refunds, transfers or credits are honored for this event.
  • Participation is restricted to registered Boy Scouts between ages 11-18.
  • Participants may participate in no more than one of the Merit Badges offered on the same date.
  • Some light snacks (only) will be provided.  Please bring a pre-filled water bottle for hydration.
  • Participants will be both indoors and outdoors – dress accordingly and Be Prepared for NH weather conditions.
  • All supplies/equipment will be included in the cost of the event.  If a participant wishes to bring their own equipment, please request permission to do so by emailing apex@nhscouting.org at least 72-hours in advance of the event.
  • Participants need to obtain permission from their Unit Leader prior to participating.  Proof of this permission is shown by bringing a blue card signed only on the front side by the Unit Leader. 
  • Current requirements found at scouting.org/meritbadges will be followed for all listed Merit Badges.
  • Completion of the Merit Badge is not guaranteed for any participant.  Be advised, due to the wording of some requirements, some badges cannot be completed on-site, in-full, in one day.  In those cases, every requirement which CAN be completed will be offered. 
  • Participants who ‘partial’ a Merit Badge are encouraged to return to any future APEX at GSR event on the fourth Saturday of most months if they cannot locate an active Merit Badge counselor locally at home.

ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE:

  • Please arrive fifteen-to-twenty minutes before the Badge sessions are scheduled to begin so Badges can start on-time.
  • Upon arrival to or from the Council Office on Holt Ave., all participants should follow signs inside entry doors and proceed to the assigned space within the Council Office building.  Pickup from Holt Ave. at the end of the event is either parking lot outside the Council Office.
  • Upon arrival to or from Camp Carpenter, all participants should check the bulletin board outside the Manchester Scout Shop or at the end of the walkway outside the Lawrence L. Lee Museum to determine exact locations to meet for their Badges. 
  • The speed limit on all roads immediately adjacent to the DWC Office and Camp Carpenter is 25mph.  The speed limit on Camp Carpenter roads is 15mph.  Please help us be ‘good neighbors’ and observe all posted speed limits at all times.

CONTACT

Mark Callahan
P:  603-854-4800
E:  mark.callahan@scouting.org

REQUIRED FORMS & DOCUMENTS

MERIT BADGE REQUIREMENTS

Organizer

Mark Callahan
Email:
mark.callahan@scouting.org

Other

Event Registration:
http://nhscouting.doubleknot.com/event/mb-workshop-series-at-dwc-office-camp-carpenter-12232017-593/2252383
Event Cost:
$20.00 / participant
Cost Includes:
Program materials and equipment.

Venue

Camp Carpenter
300 Blondin Road
Manchester, NH 03109 United States
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