Riverbend District

Shepherd
Of The
Woods

Lutheran Church
Troop 50





Troop 50 and Shepherd of the Woods Lutheran Church are proud to present
the 2017 Riverbend Merit Badge Fair on Saturday Dec 9th.
Come for the day or camp the weekend at our 40 acre lakeside site:

Located at:
6595 Columbia Park Ct
 


Here are the Merit Badges we can offer at the venue:**
Click the image to get the workbook


American Business

American Cultures

American Heritage

American Labor

Animal Science

Archaeology

Archery

Architecture

Art

Astronomy

Athletics

Automotive Maintenance

Aviation

Backpacking

Basketry

Bird Study

Bugling

Camping*

Chemistry

Chess

Citizenship in the Community*

Citizenship in the Nation*

Citizenship in the World*

Coin Collecting

Collections

Communication*

Composite Materials

Computers

Cooking*

Crime-Prevention

Cycling*

Dentistry

Digital Technology

Disabilities Awareness

Dog Care

Drafting

Electricity

Electronics

Emergency Preparedness*

Energy

Engineering

Entrepreneurship

Environmental Science*

Family Life*

Farm Mechanics

Fingerprinting

Fire Safety

First Aid*

Fish and Wildlife Management

Fishing

Fly-Fishing

Forestry

Game Design

Gardening

Geneology

Geocaching

Geology

Golf

Graphic Arts

Hiking*

Home Repairs

Horsemanship

Indian Lore

Insect Study

Inventing

Journalism

Landscape Architecture

Law

Leatherwork

Mammal Study

Medicine

Metalwork

Mining In Society

Model Design and Building

Moviemaking

Music

Nature

Nuclear Science

Oceanography

Orienteering

Painting

Personal Fitness*

Personal Management*

Pets

Photography

Pioneering

Plant Science

Plumbing

Pottery

Programming

Public Health

Public Speaking

Pulp and Paper

Radio

Railroading

Reading

Reptile and Amphibian Study

Robotics

Safety

Salesmanship

Scholarship

Scouting Heritage

Sculpture

Search And Rescue

Signs Signals and Codes

Skating

Snow Sports

Soil and Water Conservation

Space Exploration

Sports

Stamp Collecting

Surveying

Sustainability*

Textile

Theater

Traffic Safety

Truck Transportation

Veterinary Medicine

Weather

Welding

Wilderness Survival

Wood Carving

Woodwork

**Pending availability of Merit Badge Counselors
*Eagle Required



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!
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!
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.




We need your help!
Merit Badge Counselors: what Merit Badge would you be willing to teach? Click the button below.


The Merit Badge Counselor registration system is now OPEN and will CLOSE ON 2017-11-09

The class list has NOT YET been finalized.
Please keep checking back. Thanks.


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)


Check in starts at 7:30AM


SATURDAY
ALL DAY CLASSES (9:00AM to Noon AND 1:00PM to 4:00PM)
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
6
Camping
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
John Morley
904-9043776669
scoutdadjax@comcast.net
5e

5e,8d,9a, 9b, 9c
1-10, except 8a, 9a, 9b, 9c
COMMENTS:
Bring your pack for inspection (5e). Bring scoutmaster signed proof if you have completed any of: 5e, 8d, 9a, 9b, 9c
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
22
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Andrew Cannon
361-2885399
cannonfamily17@gmail.com
5, 5a, 6, 6a, 8

6c-e, & 7c-e
1a-e, 2a-d, 3a-b, 4a-c, 5c-f, 6b, 7, 7a-b bring $5 cash for food
COMMENTS:
This is a partial merit badge class. Some requirements will need to be completed by Scouts outside of course.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
5
Photography
Workbook
Cecilia Brown
352-680-1153
ilovecamping@centurylink.net
digital camera or cell phone that can take picture

NONE
All, if scouts can stay focused and on task
COMMENTS:
Please bring digital camera or cell phone with photo capabilities. Chord to connect to a computer if there is no removable sd card.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
6 / 6


SATURDAY
MORNING CLASSES (9:00AM 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
17
Automotive Maintenance
Workbook
Ronald King
904-3796326
ronald.todd.king@gmail.com
NONE

11a,11b,12
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 None
COMMENTS:

Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
6 / 6
2
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-3615103317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
NONE

7a, 7b, 7c, 8
1, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5, 6, 7a N/A
COMMENTS:
Scouts required to participate in group discussion. Movie is rated PG13. Guest Speaker will be a law enforcement officer.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
9
Emergency Preparedness
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sherry Kirsche
954-7893555
sherrykirsche@gmail.com
NONE

1, 2c, 6c, 7b, 8b
2a-b, 3, 4, 5,6a-b, 7a, 8a, 9 NONE
COMMENTS:
Please print the workbook and bring proof of the First Aid Merit Badge
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
13
Leatherwork
Workbook
Debra A. Hoisington
904-482-2934
dhoisington@bellsouth.net
NONE

Bring workbook & kit
1,2,3,4,5c Bring leathworking kit
COMMENTS:

Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
20
Public Speaking
Workbook
Linda Themuda
352-3518745
Blinda4@aol.com
NONE

None
All None
COMMENTS:

Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
25
Textile
Workbook
Katherine "Dee" Goodman
904-5628747
dee2m@msn.com
NONE

Textile PDF
All points covered None
COMMENTS:
If they complete 3A prior to class be prepared to share with everyone their visit.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10


SATURDAY
AFTERNOON CLASSES (1:00PM to 4:00PM
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
Automotive Maintenance
Workbook
Ronald King
904-3796326
ronald.todd.king@gmail.com
NONE

11a,11b,12
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 None
COMMENTS:

Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
6 / 6
3
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-3615103317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
NONE

7a, 7b, 7c, 8
1, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5, 6, 7a N/A
COMMENTS:
Scouts required to participate in group discussion. Movie is rated PG13. Guest Speaker will be a law enforcement officer.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
10
Emergency Preparedness
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sherry Kirsche
954-7893555
sherrykirsche@gmail.com
NONE

1, 2c, 6c, 7b, 8b
2a-b, 3, 4, 5,6a-b, 7a, 8a, 9 NONE
COMMENTS:
Please print the workbook and bring proof of the First Aid Merit Badge
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
14
Gardening
Workbook
Debra A. Hoisington
904-482-2934
dhoisington@bellsouth.net
2,5,8

Bring workbook
1,3,4,6,7
COMMENTS:

Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
19
Geneology
Workbook
Linda Themuda
352-3518745
Blinda4@aol.com
2,3

6
1,4,5,6,7,8,9 None
COMMENTS:
Can use electronics, tablet or phone to aide.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
26
Textile
Workbook
Katherine "Dee" Goodman
904-5628747
dee2m@msn.com
NONE

Textile PDF
All points covered None
COMMENTS:
If they complete 3A prior to class be prepared to share with everyone their visit.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10