Former Omaha Mayor and U.S. Congressman, Hal Daub , visited Troop 412 for the October 29th Troop Meeting. Mr. Daub spoke about topics for Citizenship in the Nation and Citizenship in the Community merit badges. Photos from Hal Daub’s visit have been posted in the Photo Gallery .
Every 4 years Mid-America Council hosts a Boy Scout Jubilee. This year it was called Scout Stock and was held at Mahoney State Park. The Troop spent the day at Scout Stock and had a great time. There was a lot to see and do Civil War reenactments , rock climbing walls, about a dozen of those jumpy things for the Cubs and much more. The evening was full of acts including the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. The evening’s acts were emceed by JD Anthony from KGBI 100.7 FM radio. Photos from Scout Stock have been posted in the Photo Gallery
Scouts were invited to spend the afternoon at Vala’s Pumpkin Patch after selling popcorn on Blitz Day. Mr. & Mrs. Auch and some Scouts in Troop 412 helped feed Soaring Eagle district with hot dogs, chips and drinks. Photos from the Vala’s Blitz Day have been posted in the Photo Gallery .
This September the Troop once again camped at Camp Cedars. We were there in June for Summer Camp but the weather and activities were much different for September. We enjoyed the last few warm days of Indian Summer and rented canoes and fished for the late season blue gill. On the last day of the camp out the Scouts honed their orienteering skills with a mini compass course. The camp fee was covered by a service project to take down many of the tents at Camp Cedars. Photos from the September Camp Out have been posted in the Photo Gallery
Roger Elliot, driver of Saturday’s Eagle Raceway competition, brough his race car to the Troop Meeting for the Scouts to sign. The Scouts camp out at Eagle Raceway for the Aug camp out.. On August 18, The Bryan Race team along with Eagle Raceway hosted Kid’s Night in conjunction with the final “Fan Appreciation Night” for 2007. As part of Kid’s Night, the Scouts were invited to bring their tents, sleeping bags, and lawn chairs, for a “Kamp Out” in the infield after the evening’s races. As part of the Kamp Out, a movie was shown on the Eagle Vision screen. More race care photos have been posted in the Photo Gallery .
This July the Troop camped at Wilson Island State Park in Iowa. The theme of this camp out was Leadership. The adult leaders featured classes in Scouting, Scout Spirit, camp out Planning Back Packing, and Orienteering. Photos from the camp out have been posted the Photo Gallery
Boy Scout Troop 412 Omaha Nebraska at Camp CedarsTroop 412 spent summer camp at Camp Cedars in June 2007. It was cooler this year from the previous year. About twice the number of Scouts attended camp this year from last. The Troop received an Honor Troop ribbon for this years summer camp that will be placed on the new Troop flag. The Scouts earned 35 merit badges during summer camp.
Photos of the Summer Camp can be found in the Photo Gallery. The articles on this page are from Omaha Troop 412 from activities from past years. Click the links below to visit articles from other years.