Riverbend District

Shepherd
Of The
Woods

Lutheran Church
Troop 50





Troop 50 and Shepherd of the Woods Lutheran Church are proud to present
the 2015 Riverbend Merit Badge on November 7.th
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

ZZTEST DO NOT USE

**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!
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.




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 2015-09-20

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

Online Class registration is set to begin on 2015-10-02 and close on 2015-10-16.

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
12
Archery
Workbook
David Mound
732-598-3804
davidmound@yahoo.com
NONE

NONE
All, except maybe 3C $10 for Arrow kit
COMMENTS:
This class will be outside all day. There is a $10 additional fee for the Arrow Kit.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
10
Welding
Workbook
David DiMattia
904-487-6775
Dcdimattia@gmail.com
NONE

Yes
Some Long pants, closed shoes
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10


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
16
American Business
Workbook
Joshua Silveous
912-269-3960
jlsilvo@tds.net
None

Req 3, Req 5
Req 1,2,4,6 None
COMMENTS:
Come learn about business in the USA. Bring a pen/paper and requirements 3 and 5 to complete the MB.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
2
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
H. Morris Truslow III
904-260-8696
eaglehmt@bellsouth.net
NONE

None
All will be reviewed. None
COMMENTS:
If a scout has done any work on the MB previously, make sure all work is documented and is with him.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
27
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Mike Monty
904-3828798
mikemontyjax@netscape.net
NONE

2,3&6
1,4,5,7&8 None
COMMENTS:
Please be prepared to discuss the requirements in class. Everyone is expected to participate on each.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
13
Citizenship in the World
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Gerald M. Garner
904-955-2783
g2garner@gmail.com
A filled out blue card, signed by the unit leader

NONE
ALL, time permitting NONE
COMMENTS:
Requirements all say "discuss" or "explain". Come prepared to do so. Participation earns the badge, not attendance.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
19
Communication
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Michelle DeDeo
904-476-7000
mdedeo@yahoo.com
2, 3 (write speech), 4, 5, 8

All prereqs.
Everything except prereqs.unless prepared
COMMENTS:
If the prereqs are not required to attend class, but are helpful to fully participate.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
21
Digital Technology
Workbook
Wayne Baker
904-251-4062
wabaker@bellsouth.net
NONE

1, 5b, 5c, 6, 9
2, 3, 4, 5a, 7, 8
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
15
Emergency Preparedness
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sherry Kirsche
904-863-6486
sherry@kirsches.com
First Aid merit badge; Family/troop plan and kit.

1, 2b, 2c, 6b, 6c, 8, 9
2a, 2b, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9c none
COMMENTS:
First Aid merit badge is prerequisite. Bring a copy of your troop mobilization and family plans and photos of both emergency service kits.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
7
Engineering
Workbook
Tim Gysan
904-318-0145
timgator1@yahoo.com
NONE

items 1,2 and 5
3,4,6-9 none
COMMENTS:
Please be detailed in your responses to items 1,2 and 5. Only well thought out and thorough responses will be deemed complete.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
12 / 12
4
Family Life
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Greg Hershberger
904-703-6448
Ghershb@gmail.com
NONE

None
All possible None
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
17
Painting
Workbook
Kristin Cannon
361-5103317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
Requirement 4 bring in item or photo of item

Requirement 4
1, 2a1-3, 2b, 2c, 2d, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8 N/A
COMMENTS:
Bring clothes or apron to paint in so you will not get paint on your uniform.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
8
Personal Management
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sarah Crafford
917-817-0733
sarah@crafford.org
NONE

1,2,8,10
1a,1b,3,4,5,6,7,8a,8b,9
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10


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
18
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-5103317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
Requirements 8. Bring flash drive of presentation.

Req. 7a, 7b, 7c
1, 2a 1-3, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5, 6 N/A
COMMENTS:
This is a participial course. You are required to complete 8 hours of community service at a non-scouting charitable organization once you have signed up.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
14
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Gerald M. Garner
904-955-2783
g2garner@gmail.com
A filled out blue card, signed by the unit leader

NONE
ALL, time permitting NONE
COMMENTS:
Requirements all say "discuss", "explain". or "tell". Come prepared to do so. Participation earns the badge, not attendance.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
22
Citizenship in the World
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Wayne Baker
904-251-4062
wabaker@bellsouth.net
NONE

3, 7
1, 2, 4, 5, 6
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
28
Citizenship in the World
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Mike Monty
904-3828798
mikemontyjax@netscape.net
NONE

3,4b&7
1,2,4a,4c,5&6
COMMENTS:
Please be prepared to discuss the requirements in class. Everyone is expected to participate on each.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
3
Collections
Workbook
H. Morris Truslow III
904-260-8696
eaglehmt@bellsouth.net
NONE

None
All will be reviewed. None
COMMENTS:
If a scout has done any work on the MB prior to this class make sure all work is documented and brought with him.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
20
Communication
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Michelle DeDeo
904-476-7000
mdedeo@yahoo.com
2, 3 (write speech), 4, 5, 8

All prereqs.
All except prereqs unless prepared
COMMENTS:
If the prereqs are not required to attend class, but are helpful to fully participate.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 8
26
Emergency Preparedness
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sherry Kirsche
904-863-6486
sherry@kirsches.com
First Aid merit badge; Family/troop plan and kit.

1, 2b, 2c, 6b, 6c, 8, 9
2a, 2b, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9c none
COMMENTS:
First Aid merit badge is prerequisite. Bring a copy of your troop mobilization and family plans and photos of both emergency service kits.
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
29
Personal Management
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sarah Crafford
917-817-0733
sarah@crafford.org
NONE

1,2,8,10
1a,1b,3,4,5,6,7,8a,8b,9
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
5
Public Speaking
Workbook
Greg Hershberger
904-703-6448
Ghershb@gmail.com
NONE

None
All possible None
COMMENTS:
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10