Riverbend District

Shepherd
Of The
Woods

Lutheran Church
Troop 50





Troop 50 and Shepherd of the Woods Lutheran Church are proud to present
the 2014 Riverbend Merit Badge on November 8.th
Come for the day or camp the weekend at our 40 acre lakeside site:

Located at:
6595 Columbia Park Ct
 


Signing up is a simple 3-step process:
Merit Badge Counselors: If the green Teach button is illuminated, sign up to teach a Merit Badge!
Scoutmaster/Tour Leader: If the blue Register Button is illuminated, sign your Scouts up for their merit badge(s).
Registration is on a PER UNIT basis ONLY!
Scoutmaster/Tour Leader: You will be directed to Council's website to pay for the event.
THERE WILL BE NO WALK-IN-TO-COUNCIL REGISTRATIONS ALLOWED.




The class list has been finalized.
You may NOW register for classes until 2014-10-24 (see class list below).


Requirements for ALL classes:

  • A properly filled out and SIGNED blue card for EACH Merit Badge
  • All completed MUST HAVE pre-requisites
  • Any completed MAY BRING requirements for sign-off
  • The Merit Badge Workbook - you will turn this in to your counselor (click the "Workbook" link under then name of the Merit Badge)
  • An instrument of writing (pencil or pen)
  • A clip board or some other hard surface to write on
  • A camp chair, unless you want to sit on the ground

If you bring the completed MUST HAVE and MAY BRING requirements, your blue card, your workbook, and successfully complete the COVERED requirements, you should receive your merit badge (unless there is a requirement that is not covered and the counselor will not sign off on it. Talk to your counselor)


SATURDAY
ALL DAY CLASSES (8:30AM to Noon AND 1:00PM to 4:30PM)
Class
#
Merit Badge Counselor Requirements you MUST HAVE
in order to attend

Requirements that you MAY BRING
to be signed off
Requirements that WILL BE
covered in this class
(Requirements NOTspecified here will NOT be covered!)
Additional fee
for supplies
18
Archery
Workbook
David Mound
732-598-3804
davidmound@yahoo.com
NONE

NONE
ALL $10 for Arrow Kit
COMMENTS:
Bring sunglasses and/or a baseball cap and water.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
21
Engineering
Workbook
Elvis Higgins
904-9943978
elvish999@yahoo.com
NONE

2,5,9
1,3,4,6,7,8
COMMENTS:
If 2, 5, and 9 are completed prior to class, I will review and sign off.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 3
8
Environmental Science
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Margaret Christenson
904-5191191
pegchristenson@comcast.net
NONE

Blue Card, MB Workbook, p
1,2,3a-e,6 na
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
22
Search And Rescue
Workbook
Craig Laidman
904-254-8719
Ne14divn@gmail.com
NONE

None
All None
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 3
20
Welding
Workbook
David DiMattia
904-487-6775
Dcdimattia@gmail.com
Workbook, pen, First Aid Merit Badge a plus

1a, 1b
As much as time permits Tbd
COMMENTS:
MBC Sean Sloyer will also teach
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 1


SATURDAY
MORNING CLASSES (8:30AM to Noon)
Class
#
Merit Badge Counselor Requirements you MUST HAVE
in order to attend

Requirements that you MAY BRING
to be signed off
Requirements that WILL BE
covered in this class
(Requirements NOTspecified here will NOT be covered!)
Additional fee
for supplies
3
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-510-3317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
Requirement 7a, 7b, 7c, & 8

Requirement 7a, 7b, 7c, &
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, n/a
COMMENTS:
Scouts interview a person from a branch of government asking "What it means to be a valuable and concerned member of the community." Movie: Pay it Forward
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
12
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Mike Monty
904-3828798
mikemontyjax@aol.com
NONE

Requirements 2,3,6 & 8
1,4,5 & 7
COMMENTS:
Please bring printed out worksheet.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
36
Citizenship in the World
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Wayne Baker
904-904-230-0886
wabaker@bellsouth.net
NONE

3, 4b & 7
1, 2, 4a, 4c, 5 & 6
COMMENTS:
Please bring copy of the merit badge worksheet
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
14
Collections
Workbook
Gerald Garner (Jerry)
904-955-2783
g2garner@gmail.com
Signed blue card

Completed req #1
All reqs will be covered
COMMENTS:
Read the requirements. Bring samples of your collection (Req #5b). BE PREPARED to talk about it ... reqs say "explain" and "discuss".
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 6
26
Communication
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Michelle DeDeo
904-476-7000
mdedeo@yahoo.com
3 (write speech)

1c, 4, 5, 8
2, 3 (pt.2), 6, 7, 9 None
COMMENTS:
3 - Have a five minute speech ready to present. 4 - Interview someone & actively listen/write notes.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
9
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Debra A. Hoisington
904-482-2934
dhoisington@bellsouth.net
NONE

3,4,5,6,7
1,2,8 Workbook
COMMENTS:
Requires cooking meals over a period of time.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
11
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Abe Shalley
904-294-4130
mobileabe@yahoo.com
NONE

none
workbook portion printed workbook
COMMENTS:
Will cover the workbook with the class it will not be completed during class
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
2
Family Life
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Carol Yelinek
904-262.8429
dcyell@comcast.net
Signed blue card

completed Req 1, 2, 4-7
will review all requirements
COMMENTS:
You will not be able to finish the badge in class due to the 90 day requirement for #3. Bring paper, pencil and good attitude.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
32
First Aid
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Dan & Nan Duffy
904-401-1091
nanharris@me.com
MB Book, Worksheet, Home 1st Aid Kit

Review MB worksheet
Will cover all if prepared per MB Book
COMMENTS:
Review MB Book!, Have Scout Manual to document Ranks, Have appropriate home 1st Aid Kit ... Participate in all activities and you will complete!
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
17
Fishing
Workbook
John Morley
904-2879821
scoutdadjax@comcast.net
NONE

none
1-9
COMMENTS:
Bring signed blue card & Fishing pole with line (if you have one). Practice knots in Req 4 using animated knots at http://www.netknots.com/fishing_knots/
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
9 / 0
31
Graphic Arts
Workbook
Scott Merrell
904-904-716-0567
scottandtracy@comcast.net
Bring Workbook

#3 and #6 if possible
1, 2, 5, 7 pen and paper
COMMENTS:
Scout will need to complete #4 after the course on his own using a graphics program. I will explain in class.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
29
Traffic Safety
Workbook
Jeffrey T Jackson
904-2879770
lisa.jackson8@comcast.net
NONE

5
everything except # 5
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 3


SATURDAY
AFTERNOON CLASSES (1:00PM to 4:30PM
Class
#
Merit Badge Counselor Requirements you MUST HAVE
in order to attend

Requirements that you MAY BRING
to be signed off
Requirements that WILL BE
covered in this class
(Requirements NOTspecified here will NOT be covered!)
Additional fee
for supplies
25
American Business
Workbook
Joshua Silveous
912-269-3960
jlsilvo@tds.net
Prepare Req. 5

Complete Req 6 a,b, OR c
ALL except req. 5 Printed Workbook/Pen
COMMENTS:
Come learn about businesses in our country. Complete requirement 6 and prepare to discuss requirement 5.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 6
15
American Heritage
Workbook
Gerald Garner (Jerry)
904-955-2783
g2garner@gmail.com
Signed blue card

Reqs 1 & 4a written parts
All reqs will be covered
COMMENTS:
Read the reqs. Do the prep work. BE PREPARED to discuss. NOTE reqs #1 & 4a have written reqs. LOTS to cover, but can be finished if Scout is prepared.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
4
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-510-3317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
Requirement 7a, 7b, 7c, & 8

Requirement 7a, 7b, 7c, &
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, n/a
COMMENTS:
Scouts interview a person from a branch of government asking "What it means to be a valuable and concerned member of the community." Movie: Pay it Forward
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
16
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
John Morley
904-2879821
scoutdadjax@comcast.net
NONE

Req 2, 3, 6,8
1,4, 5, 7, $1 for US Constitution
COMMENTS:
Bring completed req 2, 3, 6, 8 for signoff. Bring blue card signed by scoutmaster.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
13
Citizenship in the World
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Mike Monty
904-3828798
mikemontyjax@aol.com
NONE

3, 4b & 7
1, 2, 4a, 4c, 5 & 6
COMMENTS:
Please bring copy of the merit badge worksheet
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
28
Communication
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Michelle DeDeo
904-476-7000
mdedeo@yahoo.com
3 (write speech)

1c, 4, 5, 8
2, 3 (pt.2), 6, 7, 9 None
COMMENTS:
3 - Have a five minute speech ready to present. 4 - Interview someone & actively listen/write notes.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
10
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Debra A. Hoisington
904-482-2934
dhoisington@bellsouth.net
NONE

3,4,5,6,7
1,2,8 Workbook
COMMENTS:
Requires cooking meals over a period of time.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
34
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Abe Shalley
904-294-4130
mobileabe@yahoo.com
NONE

none
workbook portion printed workbook
COMMENTS:
Will cover the workbook with the class it will not be completed during class
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
35
Digital Technology
Workbook
Wayne Baker
904-904-230-0886
wabaker@bellsouth.net
NONE

1, 5a, 6, 9
2, 3, 4, 5a, 5c, 7, 8a, 8b
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 4
37
Family Life
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Andy E Watson
912-227-1968
awatson@camden.k12.ga.us
signed Blue Card

1,2, 3, 4, 5
1, 2, 4*, 5*, 6 & 7
COMMENTS:
please bring clipboard, workbook, pen or pencil. must participate to get signed off on. will review all requirements, #3 can be signed off on after MB Fair up
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
33
First Aid
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Dan & Nan Duffy
904-401-1091
nanharris@me.com
MB Book, Worksheet, Home 1st Aid Kit

Review MB worksheet
Will cover all if prepared per MB Book
COMMENTS:
Review MB Book!, Have Scout Manual to document Ranks, Have appropriate home 1st Aid Kit ... Participate in all activities and you will complete!
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
19
Personal Management
Workbook
Carol Yelinek
904-262.8429
dcyell@comcast.net
Complete all requirements, except #2

Paper, pencil, MB Pamphle
All except #2
COMMENTS:
If you do the pre-work, you can complete all requirements except #2
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
30
Traffic Safety
Workbook
Jeffrey T Jackson
904-2879770
lisa.jackson8@comcast.net
NONE

5
Everything except # 5
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 4