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
 


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!
THERE WILL BE NO WALK-IN-TO-COUNCIL REGISTRATIONS ALLOWED.




The scout registration system is now closed.
Online Class registration is set to begin on 2017-11-27 and close on 2017-12-07.

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
32
Archery
Workbook
Michael and Zack Hart
904-482-2186
hartjax@gmail.com
NONE

None
All $10
COMMENTS:
Bring water bottle, Arrow making kit will be provided.

Class Location: E-Barn
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 5
6
Camping
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
John Morley
904-377-6669
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: D-1
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 1
22
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Andrew Cannon
361-288-5399
cannonfamily17@gmail.com
5, 5a, 6, 6a, 8
BRING $5 CASH FOR FOOD


6c-e, & 7c-e
1a-e, 2a-d, 3a-b, 4a-c, 5c-f, 6b, 7, 7a-b
COMMENTS:
This is a partial merit badge class. Some requirements will need to be completed by Scouts outside of course.

Class Location: A-Fire Ring
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
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: B-2
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
6 / 3


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
COMMENTS:


Class Location: C-6
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
6 / 0
2
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-510-3317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
NONE

7a, 7b, 7c, 8
1, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5, 6, 7a
COMMENTS:
Scouts required to participate in group discussion. Movie is rated PG13. Guest Speaker will be a law enforcement officer.

Class Location: C-1
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
12 / 0
29
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
William Harlow
203-499-7062
wmharlow@yahoo.com
NONE

2d,3,6,8
1,4,5,7
COMMENTS:
Requirement 2a or 2b or 2c will be accepted with signed statement from Scoutmaster

Class Location: C-2
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 4
9
Emergency Preparedness
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sherry Kirsche
954-789-3555
sherrykirsche@gmail.com
NONE

1, 2c, 6c, 7b, 8b
2a-b, 3, 4, 5,6a-b, 7a, 8a, 9
COMMENTS:
Please print the workbook and bring proof of the First Aid Merit Badge

Class Location: C-4
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
7
Fingerprinting
Workbook
James B. Hughes
904-417-0607
jameshughes954@gmail.com
NONE

NONE
ALL
COMMENTS:


Class Location: C-3
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
12 / 8
33
Geocaching
Workbook
Jason Aarons
904-338-3245
scubajasona@gmail.com
Nothing

Nothing
1abc,2abc,3,4,5abc,6
COMMENTS:
Learn to use a Garmin GPS, Garmin Smartwatch GPS, bring a smart phone with free BackCountry Navigator installed from App Store and we will also use that.

Class Location: E-Office
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 4
13
Leatherwork
Workbook
Debra A. Hoisington
904-482-2934
dhoisington@bellsouth.net
BRING LEATHERWORKING KIT

Bring workbook
1,2,3,4,5c
COMMENTS:


Class Location: B-1
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 1
21
Pets
Workbook
Marie Harnett
904-874-3016
Mafiaprincess1962@comcast.net
NONE

Get library card
1a, b, c, 2
COMMENTS:
Print of merit badge work book!

Class Location: E-Office
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 5
20
Public Speaking
Workbook
Linda Themuda
352-351-8745
Blinda4@aol.com
NONE

None
All
COMMENTS:


Class Location: C-5
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 3
23
Scouting Heritage
Workbook
Brian Miller
904-210-1937
bemiller328@gmail.com
Read requirements, blue card

5,6,8 in advance
1,2,3,4,7
COMMENTS:
Bring pen and the workbook. Ideally, complete the requirements PRIOR to the class.

Class Location: B-5
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 5
25
Textile
Workbook
Katherine "Dee" Goodman
904-562-8747
dee2m@msn.com
NONE

Textile PDF
All points covered
COMMENTS:
If they complete 3A prior to class be prepared to share with everyone their visit.

Class Location: B-4
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 7
27
Traffic Safety
Workbook
Brian Grogg
904-571-5945
Orioles86@comcast.net
NONE

5
1,2,3,4
COMMENTS:


Class Location: B-3
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 2


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
COMMENTS:


Class Location: C-6
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
6 / 0
3
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-510-3317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
NONE

7a, 7b, 7c, 8
1, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5, 6, 7a
COMMENTS:
Scouts required to participate in group discussion. Movie is rated PG13. Guest Speaker will be a law enforcement officer.

Class Location: C-1
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
12 / 0
30
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
William Harlow
203-499-7062
wmharlow@yahoo.com
NONE

2d,3,6,8
1,4,5,7
COMMENTS:
Requirement 2a or 2b or 2c will be accepted with signed statement from Scoutmaster

Class Location: C-2
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 2
8
Crime-Prevention
Workbook
James B. Hughes
904-417-0607
jameshughes954@gmail.com
WORKBOOK FILLED OUT#2

#2, #4 AND #7
1,3,4,5,6,8,9
COMMENTS:


Class Location: C-3
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
15 / 9
10
Emergency Preparedness
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sherry Kirsche
954-789-3555
sherrykirsche@gmail.com
NONE

1, 2c, 6c, 7b, 8b
2a-b, 3, 4, 5,6a-b, 7a, 8a, 9
COMMENTS:
Please print the workbook and bring proof of the First Aid Merit Badge

Class Location: C-4
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
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: B-1
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 7
19
Geneology
Workbook
Linda Themuda
352-351-8745
Blinda4@aol.com
2,3

6
1,4,5,6,7,8,9
COMMENTS:
Can use electronics, tablet or phone to aide.

Class Location: C-5
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 4
11
Geocaching
Workbook
Jason Aarons
904-338-3245
scubajasona@gmail.com
Nothing

Nothing
1abc,2abc,3,4,5abc,6
COMMENTS:
Learn to use a Garmin GPS, Garmin Smartwatch GPS, bring a smart phone with free BackCountry Navigator installed from App Store and we will also use that.

Class Location: E-Office
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 5
24
Music
Workbook
Carolyn Trinidad
904-333-7782
ctrinidad40@hotmail.com
Bring Workbook

3 a,b, or c
1, 2, 3d, 4c, 5
COMMENTS:
Bring proof of completion of 3a, b, or c by completing the section in the workbook

Class Location: B-5
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 9
26
Textile
Workbook
Katherine "Dee" Goodman
904-562-8747
dee2m@msn.com
NONE

Textile PDF
All points covered
COMMENTS:
If they complete 3A prior to class be prepared to share with everyone their visit.

Class Location: B-4
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 7
28
Traffic Safety
Workbook
Brian Grogg
904-571-5945
Orioles86@comcast.net
NONE

5
1,2,3,4
COMMENTS:


Class Location: B-3
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 4