Riverbend District

Shepherd
Of The
Woods

Lutheran Church
Troop 50





Troop 50 and Shepherd of the Woods Lutheran Church are proud to present
the 2013 Riverbend Merit Badge on November 16.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/Committee Chair: Register your Unit by printing and mailing in the REGISTRATION FORM
Scoutmaster/Committee Chair: If the blue Register Button is illuminated, sign up for your merit badge(s)




The scout registration system is now closed.

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
31
Archery
Workbook
Rachel Solomons

rsolomons923@gmail.com
NONE

Bring MB worksheet
All $8 for Arrow making kits
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
12 / 0
47
Game Design
Workbook
MICHELLE DEDEO
904-476-7000
mdedeo@yahoo.com
1a & Bring game for 5

Game & instructions-5
ALL None
COMMENTS:
You must bring Worksheet, pens & a notebook/spiral along with the game & instruction sheet that you design in Req. 5 to complete the MB.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
26
Law
Workbook
Abby Childress
904-525-5321
Angeltears1997@yahoo.com
NONE

4, 7, 11
1,2a, 2b, 2c,,3,5,6b,8,9,& 10 None
COMMENTS:
Be prepared to take notes and think outside the box. Bring Work Sheet, Pencil, Paper
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
16 / 8


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
41
Art
Workbook
Dawn Sayles
904-377-4517
sctmsayles@gmail.com
NONE

NONE
1-7 NONE
COMMENTS:
art mediums, different forms of art, what art means to man kind and what art means to to discuss elements and principals of art.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
45
Basketry
Workbook
Debra Hoisington
904-482-2934
dhoisington@bellsouth.net
workbook

none
1,2,3 3 kits needed, $21.97
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 5
53
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-510-3317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
Requirement 7- choose a charitable organization

Requirement 7a
1, 2a, 2b, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5, 6, none
COMMENTS:
A movie will be viewed and discussed. Parent approval to view the movie is required. You must spend EIGHT hours with the organization (outside of scouting) tha
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
42
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
John Morley
904-377-6669
scoutdadjax@comcast.net
Bring $1 for the Constitution

2,3,6,8
1,4,5,7 $1 for the Constitution
COMMENTS:
Do #3, #6 and #8 at home and bring them for discussion and signoff.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
51
Citizenship In The World
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kirk Altman
904-309-3777
altmans3@me.com
#3, #4, and #7

NONE
1, 2, 5, & 6
COMMENTS:
Do 3,4,&7 at home and bring them for discussion and sign-off.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
6
Collections
Workbook
Paul Hubert
904-2071560
pgh124@bellsouth.net
NONE

1 & 5b & 8
All others None
COMMENTS:
5b - Pictures will be fine 8 - Write out the information about the chosen profession
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 3
56
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Todd Graczyk
904-742-0218
tgraczyk@gmail.com
8

Adult verify home cooking
1,2,3,4,5,6,8 None
COMMENTS:
4- must prepare 2 dinners, 1 lunch, and 1 breakfast. 6-must prepare trail breakfast and dinner. 7-home cooking 3 meals for 3 days
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 1
5
Engineering
Workbook
W. S. Riehl III
904-3032099
bill.riehl@gwrr.com
NONE

1, 5, 6, 9
2, 3, 4, 7, 8, None
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
39
Family Life
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Jenny Kowitz
904-260-0371
kowitzm@bellsouth.net
Do requirements 5 and 6

Req 5 and 6
1,2,4,7 None
COMMENTS:
Bring paper, pencil, MB book and MB workbook. If you do 5 and 6 before you come, all you will have left to do is req. #3.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
55
Family Life
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Carol Yelinek
904-262.8429
dcyell@comcast.net
Do requirements 5 and 6

Req 5 and 6
1,2,4,7 None
COMMENTS:
Bring paper, pencil, MB book. If you do 5 and 6 before you come, all you will have left to do after the fair is #3
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
1
Fire Safety
Workbook
Gary Zeiger
904-292-2430 x101
gary@garyzeiger.com
NONE

6a,b; 9; 11; 12
1,2,3,4,5,6c-h,7,8,10 $8 for fire extinguishers
COMMENTS:
BONUS: You will extinguish a fire with a fire extinguisher in this class
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
2 / 0
10
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 Counselors will provide
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
9 / 0
50
Fish and Wildlife Management
Workbook
Dawn Davis
863-7810766
dawnkdavis@ufl.edu
NONE

N/A
Aquatic fish, plants and environment N/A
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
48
Fishing
Workbook
Mel Kowitz
904-260-0371
glzeiger@gmail.com
Fishing merit badge workbook

section 7
1A,C,D 2, 3, 5, 6, 8 NONE
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
34
Geocaching
Workbook
Joseph Childress
904-298-4552
Jandjcraneservice@yahoo.com
3, 7, Compass

8abcd, 9
1abc, 2abc, 4, 5abcd, 6, None
COMMENTS:
Each scout should bring their compass. Scouts can bring a smart phone or GPS if they have one, this is not required.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
43
Home Repairs
Workbook
Jeffrey Sandler
904-(904) 629-0295
jmsand50@comcast.net
NONE

list broken items at home
home repair safety and hazards NONE
COMMENTS:
Should read about basic electricity, and bring gloves and any basic tools have (screw driver, wrench, tape measure in a small tool box
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 1
32
Scouting Heritage
Workbook
Brian Miller
904-380 4824
bemiller328@gmail.com
Bring Scout book, printed version of the worksheet

4a or b, 5, and 8
All others. There wll be a Gilwell Game played. None
COMMENTS:
A lot of the class will focus in on lecture and discussion. Bring Pen, Scout HB, Worksheet
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 1


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
33
Chess
Workbook
TIM Simmons
904-886-0430
simmonstroop50@yahoo.com
Bring a cheap chess board with all the pieces

1,2A,B,3A,C,4A,BC,D,E,F,5
ALL NONE
COMMENTS:
Need to have these completed and ready in order to complete Merit Badge. 1,2A,B,3A,C,4A,BC,D,E,F,5A,B,C,D
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
7
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-510-3317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
Requirement 7- choose a charitable organization

Requirement 7a
1, 2a, 2b, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5, 6, none
COMMENTS:
A movie will be viewed and discussed. Parent approval to view the movie is required. You must spend EIGHT hours with the organization (outside of scouting) tha
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
57
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Todd Graczyk
904-742-0218
tgraczyk@gmail.com
Bring $1 for Consitution

2,3,6,8
1,4,5,7 $1 for Consitution
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
30
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Andrew Cannon
361-288-5399
fd1302@yahoo.com
Req. 8-research 3 cooking careers.

adult verify  home cookin
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8. food allergy notice
COMMENTS:
4-must prepare 2 dinners, 1 lunch, and 1 breakfast. 6-must prepare trail breakfast and dinner 7-home cooking 3 meals for 3 days
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
11 / 0
44
Electricity
Workbook
Jeffrey Sandler
904-(904) 629-0295
jmsand50@comcast.net
Read about basic electricity

home safety inspection/
electric safety,elec terms None
COMMENTS:
needs to do electrical floor plan of one room in home; Bring roll of 24G Bell Wire
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
11
Engineering
Workbook
W. S. Riehl III
904-3032099
bill.riehl@gwrr.com
NONE

1, 5, 6, 9
2, 3, 4, 7, 8, None
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
49
Engineering
Workbook
Wendi Leanhardt
904-307-2794
windygusts@yahoo.com
NONE

Items 1, 2 and 9
Items 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 NONE
COMMENTS:
Please complete items 1, 2 and 9 prioir to the clinic. We will cover all other items during the clinic. If you would like to do some additonal preparation for i
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
35
Family Life
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Carol Yelinek
904-262.8429
dcyell@comcast.net
Do requirements 5 and 6

Req 5 and 6
1,2,4,7 None
COMMENTS:
Bring paper, pencil, MB book. If you do 5 and 6 before you come, all you will have left to do after the fair is #3
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
9 / 0
29
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 Counselors will provide
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
52
Fish and Wildlife Management
Workbook
Dawn Davis
863-7810766
dawnkdavis@ufl.edu
NONE

N/A
Aquatic fish, plants and environment N/A
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 2
40
Fishing
Workbook
Charles Magee
904-634-7335
ctmageebsa@gmail.com
NONE

None
All if possible None
COMMENTS:
Bring Fishing Poles if you have
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
38
Geocaching
Workbook
Kirk Altman
904-309-3777
altmans3@me.com
Workbook

Requirement 7, Compass
Requirements: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, None
COMMENTS:
Compass, *GPS, *smartphones with GPS *not required
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
46
Leatherwork
Workbook
Debra Hoisington
904-482-2934
dhoisington@bellsouth.net
workbook

2
1,3,4,5 varies kits ,1.99 to 7.99
COMMENTS:
need only one kit
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
36
Model Design and Building
Workbook
Dawn Sayles
904-377-4517
sctmsayles@gmail.com
safety goggles

none
2,3,4,5,6 None
COMMENTS:
Please bring safety goggles and hammers if you have any.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0