Riverbend District

Shepherd
Of The
Woods

Lutheran Church
Troop 50





Troop 50 and Shepherd of the Woods Lutheran Church are proud to present
the 2016 Riverbend Merit Badge Fair on Saturday Nov 5th.
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!
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 scout registration system is now closed.
Online Class registration is set to begin on 2016-10-03 and close on 2016-10-30.

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
8
Archery
Workbook
David Mound
732-598-3804
davidmound@yahoo.com
NONE

NONE
ALL $10
COMMENTS:
Must bring: hat &/or sunglasses. Indicate each Scout's height & whether he's right or left handed, so we can supply an appropriate bow.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
5
Camping
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
John Morley
904-3776669
scoutdadjax@comcast.net
NONE

4b, 5e,7b,8d 9a,b,c
1,2,3,4a,5a,b,c,d,6,7a,8a,b,c,10
COMMENTS:
If you want to be signed off on 4b,5e, 7b, 8d, 9a,b,c then bring written proof of completion signed by your scoutmaster.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
15
Digital Technology
Workbook
Clair Hart
904-9045631790
hartjax@gmail.com
NONE

n/a
all plus Cyber Chip
COMMENTS:

Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
17
Photography
Workbook
Cecilia Brown
352-680-1153
ilovecamping@centurylink.net
4b if you wish to complete merit badge this day

4b
All of 1, 2, 3, 5 None
COMMENTS:
Digital camera or phone with camera capabilities. Chord to connect to computer (USB). SLR camera if you have one but it is not necessary for this class.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
12
Welding
Workbook
David DiMattia
904-487-6775
Dcdimattia@gmail.com
Be 14y.o. have 1st Aid mb

1,2,3,4,5, &7
6 A-F Welding mb workbook
COMMENTS:
Must wear appropriate clothing & footwear or you will be turned away.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 2


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
13
American Heritage
Workbook
Wesley White
904-238-9128
ww0473@att.com
every req. needs pre work

every req. needs pre work
discussion of all
COMMENTS:
Every requirement needs pre-work. Please do the interviews and writing and bring to class to review.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
23
Chemistry
Workbook
Joe Snow
904-9043105586
snowfam007@yahoo.com
None

5,7
1,2,3,4,6 None
COMMENTS:
Participation is required
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
20
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-510-3317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
7a,7b, 7c, 8

6, 7a, 7b, 7c, 8
1, 2a-b, 3a-b, 4a-c, 5, 6 N/A
COMMENTS:
Discussion participation required from each Scout. Movie rated PG13. Scouts may bring in flash drive proof for requirement #8 to show their presentation.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
3
Citizenship in the Nation
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Mike Monty
904-3828798
mikemontyjax@netscape.net
Worksheet, Blue Card & Req 3 & 6

2, 3 & 8
1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8 None
COMMENTS:
Requirements 3, 6 & 8 will be covered in class but require work/research done at home. Also please email and print Sen or Congressman in accordance w/ req 8.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
19
Citizenship in the World
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Jennifer Heneghan
904-5531643
jenisean@gmail.com
Worksheet & Blue Card 4b or c

Requirement 7
1,2,3,4,5 & 6 None
COMMENTS:

Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 10
31
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 Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
1
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Stephano Zeiger
904-424-2625
steph@stephanozeiger.com
NONE

5, 6, 7, 8
1, 2, 3, 4, 5a, 5b, 5c*, 5d* None
COMMENTS:
*5c & 5d will be discussed, but not actually performed
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
6
Emergency Preparedness
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sherry Kirsche
954-7893555
sherrykirsche@gmail.com
copy of troop mobilization plan

1, 2c, 8b, 8c
2a,2b,3,4,5,6,7,8a,9 None
COMMENTS:
To complete outside requirements 1 and 8c, bring a photo (or other proof) of First Aid Merit Badge, personal emergency service pack, and family emergency kit.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
22
Family Life
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Jim Howland
904-359-7438
jim.howland@verizon.net
NONE

3,4,5,6b
1, 2, 6a,7a,7b pen, paper
COMMENTS:
Requirements 3 (chores), 4 and 5 (projects), 6b (family meeting) will require work at home and additional time.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
25
First Aid
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Joan M Boyd
904-349 3733
joboyd@fscj,edu
none

bring personal first aid
all
COMMENTS:
I can handle as many scouts as need the class. I have 24 student nurse helping me
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
24 / 16
29
Public Speaking
Workbook
Jacqueline Fauque-Day
386-3869860928
jmfspottedhorses@yahoo.com
#5

Folding chairs
All
COMMENTS:
Bring public speaking work sheets and blue card writing instrument Bring folding chair and bottled water
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 5
16
Scouting Heritage
Workbook
D. Darrell Higley
904-9233419
ddhigley@comcast.net
Blue Card / workbooks

4b, 5 1&2, and 8
1,2,3,6,7 Scout Handbook
COMMENTS:
To get the most of this MB, please review some history on Lord Bade-Powell of Gilwell, and two of the following- Daniel Carter Beard, William D. Boyce, Waite P
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0


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
21
Citizenship in the Community
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Kristin Cannon
361-510-3317
cannonk32@yahoo.com
7a,7b, 7c, 8

6, 7a, 7b, 7c, 8
1, 2a-b, 3a-b, 4a-c, 5, 6 N/A
COMMENTS:
Discussion participation required from each Scout. Movie rated PG13. Scouts may bring in flash drive proof for requirement #8 to show their presentation.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
4
Citizenship in the World
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Mike Monty
904-3828798
mikemontyjax@netscape.net
Worksheet & Blue Card 4b or c

Requirement 7
1,2,3,4,5 & 6 None
COMMENTS:

Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
28
Collections
Workbook
Jacqueline Fauque-Day
386-3869860928
jmfspottedhorses@yahoo.com
1, 3abc, 5ab

Collection/ or proof of
All Work sheets blue card pen
COMMENTS:
Bring collection in safe container or pictures of collection Bring folding chair and drinking water
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
32
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 Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
2
Cooking
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Stephano Zeiger
904-424-2625
steph@stephanozeiger.com
NONE

5, 6, 7, 8
1, 2, 3, 4, 5a, 5b, 5c*, 5d* None
COMMENTS:
*5c & 5d will be discussed, but not actually performed
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
24
Electricity
Workbook
Joe Snow
904-9043105586
snowfam007@yahoo.com
NONE

2,8,9a
1,3,4,5,6,7,9b,10,11 None
COMMENTS:
Participation is required.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
8 / 0
7
Emergency Preparedness
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Sherry Kirsche
954-7893555
sherrykirsche@gmail.com
copy of troop mobilization plan

1, 2c, 8b, 8c
2a,2b,3,4,5,6,7,8a,9 None
COMMENTS:
To complete outside requirements 1 and 8c, bring a photo (or other proof) of First Aid Merit Badge, personal emergency service pack, and family emergency kit.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0
26
First Aid
Workbook
(Eagle Required)
Joan M Boyd
904-349 3733
joboyd@fscj,edu
none

bring personal first aid
all
COMMENTS:
I can handle as many scouts as need the class. I have 24 student nurse helping me
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
24 / 8
18
Indian Lore
Workbook
DEWEY Painter Sr
904-9044101100
vhdpllc@gmail.com
NONE

NONE
BASIC INTRODUCTION NONE
COMMENTS:
Introduction and initial assignment of homework in preparation for next training event.
Class Location: TBD
CLASS SIZE / SPOTS OPEN
10 / 0