Advancement

Life-to-Eagle – Phoenix District:

Below are your District Life-to-Eagle contacts with their troop assignments.  Each representative has full authority to act on behalf of the Advancement Committee.  Please contact your representative for all advancement needs by clicking the email link below. Should an issue arise that your representative cannot address alone, we as a committee will decide what to do.

John Lansing                                                                  phoenix.advancement@gmail.com

Holly Kelly                    Troops 55, 401, 463, 623           hollydkelly@att.net

John Smyth                  Troops 67, 150, 298, 455           jsmyth19@gmail.com

Richard Storrs             Troops 42, 74, 197, 213             storrslaw@yahoo.com

Tom Stow                     Troops 304, 232, 101                 tom@eaglebooks.net

Walter Waddey            Troops 370, 467                         wwwaddey@bellsouth.net

 

Eagle Boards of Review:

The Advancement Committee will convene Eagle Boards on the second Tuesday of each month EXCEPT June, July and December.  The location for these boards is Trinity Presbyterian Church, 3003 Howell Mill Rd, Atlanta, GA 30327 in the Jr High classrooms. To schedule a board of review contact your unit leadership.  Your unit leadership will then coordinate with John Lansing to schedule the board of review.

 

Please remember we need one full week to recruit volunteers and prepare for each Eagle Board night.  The deadline to reserve a spot for an Eagle Board of Review is 6 pm the Tuesday prior to the board night.

 

Helpful Links:

Guide to Advancement 2015 Edition

Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook

Atlanta Area Council Eagle Application Procedures

Eagle Scout Rank Application



Merit Badges

Each Month a different Merit Badge will be offered covering different subjects.

Generally the scouts will cover half of the topic in the first class and the rest in the second class.

Homework may be given in the first class to be brought back to the second class for completion of the merit badge.

Scouts will be required to attend one or two sessions (if applicable) in order to qualify for completion of the merit badge.

The Merit Badge clinics will typically be held in the Scout Hut located behind the parking lot. Trinity Presbyterian Church is located at 3003 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta, Ga 30327 (corner of Howell Mill & Moores Mill). MB clinics will be held at Trinity every month unless stated otherwise in the Location section below.

We ask that each each scout be in uniform, and bring paper and pencil for notes.
We also recommend that each scout have the MB pamphlet .

Registration begins at 6:45 PM at Trinity on the first day of the Merit Badge class. No need for advanced registration unless stated otherwise in the Sign Up section below .

Classes begin promptly at 7:00 PM and will end at 8:30 PM.

We ask that each scout be in uniform, and have pencil and paper for notes. We also recommend that the scout have the merit badge pamphlet or the worksheet downloaded from meritbadge.com.

For those scouts in the Phoenix District. The results of the class will be forwarded to your troop. Those not in the Phoenix District will need to make arrangements to get the information to your troop or bring a blue card with you.


    Tom Davenport     ♦    Phoenix District   
    Merit Badge Clinic Chair 

 

Date Merit Badge Instructor Location SIGN UP
 
Sep 7 & 8  Communications MB  Russell Wagner WSB TV
 
Oct. 5 & 19  Personal Management MB  Will Coulter Trinity_Scout_Hut
 
November 2 & 16  Environmental Science MB  Laurel Royer Trinity_Scout_Hut Not Req.

   











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