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Boy Scout Troop 288
(La Crescenta, California)
 
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BSA welcomes girls and young women into the Scouting BSA program.  It is the same program that has helped young men to gain leadership and outdoor skills while having fun for over a hundred years.  Troop 288 is proud to have an ALL GIRL Unit, and welcomes every girl aged 11-17 to join us.  Contact Brigitte Schwing (Scoutmaster) for additional information. 
Attachments
Icon File Name Comment  
FIRST AID CLASS 3-21-20.pdf CPR / First Aid Training Course (March 21, 2020)  
2020 Girl Troop Calendar.pdf 2020 Calendar  
BSA Swim Test.pdf BSA Swim Test (April 10)  
Joshua Tree (April 17-19).pdf Joshua Tree (April 17-19, 2020)  
Kern River Whitewater Rafting.pdf Kern River Whitewater Rafting (June 12-14, 2020)  
Merit Badge Mania (March 27-29).jpg Merit Badge Mania (March 27-29)  
Pre-Camporee & Camporee.pdf Pre-Camporee AND Camporee  
Recruitment Girl.pdf Recruitment Flyer  
Sespe Backpack.pdf Sespe Intermediate Backpack  
YMCA Waiver.pdf YMCA Waiver for BSA Swim Test (April 10)  

February  2020     CAMPOREE PREP   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
1 Sa ASM Specific Training
  Pierre Landry   
4 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR      
8 Sa Personal Management Merit Badge Trail to Eagle Mrs. Sparks Mr. Sparks 
9 Su



10 Mo Committee Meeting Leader Mtg Mr. Kilgore  
11 Tu Troop Meeting      
15 Sa



16 Su  


17 Mo President's Day


18 Tu Troop Meeting (Order of Arrow presentation)      
21 Fr Pre-Camporee @ CVO Overnight Co-Troop Mr. Schwing Mrs. Schwing
22 Sa Pre-Camporee @ CVO Overnight Co-Troop Mr. Schwing Mrs. Schwing
23 Su Pre-Camporee @ CVO Overnight Co-Troop Mr. Schwing Mrs. Schwing
25 Tu Troop Meeting (Order of Arrow elections)      
27 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW Council Event    
29 Sa Sespe Intermediate Backpack Co-Troop Ms. Newgard Need Leader

March  2020     PHOTOGRAPHY   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
1 Su Sespe Intermediate Backpack Co-Troop Ms. Newgard Need Leader
3 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR      
6 Fr CAMPOREE  Council Event Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader   
7 Sa CAMPOREE                                                                              FIRST AID MERIT BADGE
15 Mile Bike Ride
Council Event           Trail to Eagle
Co-Troop
Mr. & Mrs. Schwing       Mr. Haines
Mr. Kilgore
Need Leader
Female Leader Needed
Female Leader Needed
8 Su CAMPOREE  Council Event Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader   
9 Mo Committee Meeting Leader Mtg Mr. Kilgore  
10 Tu Troop Meeting       
13 Fr CAMP CARD KICK OFF Council Event    
14 Sa Redwoods Front Country Camping (Spring Break)   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader   
15 Su Redwoods Front Country Camping (Spring Break)   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader   
16 Mo Redwoods Front Country Camping (Spring Break)   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader   
17 Tu No Meeting. Redwoods Front Country Camping (Spring Break)   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader   
18 We Redwoods Front Country Camping (Spring Break)   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader   
21 Sa CPR / First Aid Training Co-Troop Mr. Schwing Female Leader Needed
22 Su        
24 Tu Troop Meeting - SPL NOMINATIONS      
26 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW Council Event    
27 Fr EXTREME MERIT BADGE MANIA Council Event    
28 Sa EXTREME MERIT BADGE MANIA Council Event    
29 Su EXTREME MERIT BADGE MANIA    
COH(Family Potluck) @ Healy Hall
Info / RSVP Link
Council Event           Co-Troop Mr. Frinier

Mrs. Schwing

31 Tu Troop Meeting - SPL ELECTIONS      

April  2020     BACKPACKING   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
4 Sa Indoor SkyDiving   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
5 Su PALM SUNDAY      
7 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR      
10  Fr  BSA Swim Test  Co-Troop  Mrs. Harper  Mr. Frinier 
11 Sa        
12 Su EASTER SUNDAY      
13 Mo Committee Meeting Leader Mtg Mr. Kilgore  
14 Tu Troop Meeting      
17 Fr Joshua Tree Rock Climb Co-Troop Mr. Harper     Female Leader Needed
18 Sa Joshua Tree Rock Climb                                               
Cooking Merit Badge
Co- Troop           
Trail to Eagle
Mr. Harper                   
Mr. Cartnal
Female Leader Needed  
Female Leader Needed
19 Su Joshua Tree Rock Climb                                                         
5 mile Hike w/ compass
Co- Troop            
Girl Troop only
Mr. Harper               
Need Leader
Female Leader Needed  
Female Leader Needed
21 Tu Troop Meeting      
23 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW Council Event    
24 Fr Beginner Backpacking Overnight   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader
25 Sa Beginner Backpacking Overnight   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader
26 Su Beginner Backpacking Overnight   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader
28 Tu Troop Meeting      

May  2020     FISHING   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
1 Fr ORDER OF THE ARROW WEEKEND Council Event    
2 Sa Adult Beginner Backpack Outing         
Camping Merit Badge
Trail to Eagle Need Leader               
Mr. Sparks
Female Leader Needed  Female Leader Needed
3 Su Adult Beginner Backpack Outing    Need Leader Female Leader Needed
5 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR      
9 Sa Car Wash Fundraiser   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
10 Su MOTHER'S DAY      
11 Mo Committee Meeting Leader Mtg Mr. Kilgore  
12 Tu Troop Meeting       
15 Fr Fishing Overnight                                                             
CAMP CARD SALE ENDS
  Need Leader Female Leader Needed
16 Sa Fishing Overnight   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
17 Su Fishing Overnight   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
19 Tu Troop Meeting      
23 Sa        
24 Su        
25 Mo Memorial Day Service @ Two Strike Park Co-Troop Ms. Newgard Female Leader Needed
26 Tu Troop Meeting - COH Co-Troop Mrs. Schwing Mr. Frinier
28 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW Council Event    
29 Fr Wind Wolves Preserve Overnight Co-Troop Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader
30 Sa Wind Wolves Preserve Overnight Co-Troop Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader
31 Su Wind Wolves Preserve Overnight Co-Troop Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader


June  2020     HORSEMANSHIP   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
2 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR      
6 Sa San Gorgornio Adv. Backpack    
Sustainability Merit Badge
Co- Troop       
Trail to Eagle
Mr. Harper                     
?
Mrs. Dodson   
Female Leader Needed
7 Su San Gorgornio Adv. Backpack                   Mr. Harper     Mrs. Dodson  
8 Mo Committee Meeting Leader Mtg Mr. Kilgore  
9 Tu Troop Meeting       
12 Fr Kern River Whitewater Rafting Co-Troop Mr. Frinier Female Leader Needed
13 Sa Kern River Whitewater Rafting Co-Troop Mr. Frinier Female Leader Needed
14 Su Kern River Whitewater Rafting Co-Troop Mr. Frinier Female Leader Needed
16 Tu Troop Meeting      
21 Su FATHER'S DAY        
23 Tu Troop Meeting      
25 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW      
27 Sa Horse Riding Day Outing   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
28 Su        
30 Tu Troop Meeting      

July  2020     FIRST AID   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
3 Fr Independence Day (observed)      
4 Sa Independence Day      
5 Su        
7 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR      
11 Sa        
12 Su Summer Camp   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Female Leader Needed
13 Mo Summer Camp   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Female Leader Needed
14 Tu No Meeting.  Summer Camp  
Citizenship in World Merit Badge
Trail to Eagle Mr. & Mrs. Schwing
Mr. Turner
Female Leader Needed   
Female Leader Needed
15 We Summer Camp   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Female Leader Needed
16 Th Summer Camp   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Female Leader Needed
17 Fr Summer Camp   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Female Leader Needed
18 Sa Summer Camp   Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Female Leader Needed
23 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW Council Event    
21 Tu Troop Meeting      
25 Sa Boating @ Long Beach Sea Base   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
26 Su        
28 Tu Troop Meeting      

August  2020     BIKING   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
1 Sa Cycling Merit Badge Co-Troop Mr. Kilgore Female Leader Needed
2 Su        
4 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR      
6 Th Sierra Adv. Backpack   Mr. Harper Mrs. Dodson
7 Fr Sierra Adv. Backpack   Mr. Harper Mrs. Dodson
8 Sa Sierra Adv. Backpack    
Beach Bike Ride
Co-Troop             
Girl Troop Only
Mr. Harper                       
Need Leader
Mrs. Dodson                     
Female Leader Needed
9 Su Sierra Adv. Backpack Co-Troop Mr. Harper Mrs. Dodson
10 Mo Committee Meeting Leader Mtg Mr. Kilgore  
11 Tu Troop Meeting      
15 Sa Service Project   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
16 Su        
18 Tu Troop Meeting      
22 Sa MERIT BADGE MANIA DAY Council Event    
23 Su        
25 Tu Troop Meeting - COH Co-Troop Mrs. Schwing Mr. Frinier
27 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW Council Event    
28 Fr WOOD BADGE ADULT LEADER TRAINING Council Event    
29 Sa WOOD BADGE ADULT LEADER TRAINING Council Event    
30 Su WOOD BADGE ADULT LEADER TRAINING Council Event    

September  2020     POTTERY   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
1 Tu Troop Meeting -PLC, BOR      
5 Sa Channel Islands Kayak Co-Troop Mr. Kilgore, Mr. Harper Female Leader Needed
6 Su Channel Islands Kayak Co-Troop Mr. Kilgore, Mr. Harper Female Leader Needed
7 Mo Labor Day      Channel Islands Kayak Co-Troop Mr. Kilgore, Mr. Harper Female Leader Needed
8 Tu Troop Meeting       
11 Fr Camp Mataguay (Glider Plane) Co-Troop Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader
12 Sa Camp Mataguay (Glider Plane) Co-Troop Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader
13 Su Camp Mataguay (Glider Plane) Co-Troop Mr. & Mrs. Schwing Need Leader
14 Mo Committee Meeting Leader Mtg Mr. Kilgore  
15 Tu Troop Meeting - SPL NOMINATIONS      
19 Sa Bonfire @ Dockweiler Beach Co-Troop Need Leader Female Leader Needed
20 Su        
22 Tu Troop Meeting - SPL ELECTIONS      
24 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW Council Event    
25 Fr Annual Planning Meeting      
26 Sa Personal Fitness Merit Badge Trail to Eagle Mrs. Pingry Need Leader
27 Su        
29 Tu Troop Meeting      

October  2020     PLUMBING   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
? TBA USS Midway Overnight Co-Troop Need Leader Female Leader Needed
3 Sa WOOD BADGE ADULT LEADER TRAINING Council Event    
4 Su WOOD BADGE ADULT LEADER TRAINING Council Event    
6 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR      
10 Sa Rifle Shooting @ Oaktree Gun Club Co-Troop Mr. Sparks, Mr. Dodson Female Leader Needed
11 Su        
12 Mo Committee Meeting Leader Mtg Mr. Kilgore  
13 Tu Troop Meeting       
16 Fr Big Bear Camping   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
17 Sa Big Bear Camping - Zipline   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
18 Su Big Bear Camping   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
20 Tu Troop Meeting      
22 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW Council Event    
24 Sa        
25 Su        
27 Tu Troop Meeting      
31 Sa Service Project   Need Leader Female Leader Needed

November  2020     WELDING   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
1 Su 5 Mile Hike w/Compass                                                     
Adult Appreciation Dinner
Co-Troop                  
Co- Troop
Mr. Haynes, Mr. Phagoo  
Mrs. Schwing
Female Leader Needed
3 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR      
7 Sa ROCstock Rocketry                                                
SCOUTING FOR FOOD BAG DROP OFF
Co-Troop                
Girl Troop
Ms. Newgard            
Need Leader
Need Leader 
Female Leader Needed
8 Su ROCstock Rocketry    Co-Troop Ms. Newgard
Need Leader
9 Mo Committee Meeting Leader Mtg Mr. Kilgore  
10 Tu Troop Meeting      
11 We Veterans Day Ceremony @ Two Strike Park Co-Troop Ms. Newgard Need Leader
14 Sa SCOUTING FOR FOOD BAG PICK UP                            
SCOUTING FOR FOOD SORT & DISTRIBUTION
Girl Troop             
Co-Troop
Need Leader                
Mr. Kilgore
Female Leader Needed   
Female Leader Needed
15 Su        
17 Tu Troop Meeting - COH Co-Troop Mrs. Schwing Mr. Frinier
19 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW   Council Event    
21 Sa           
22 Su        
24 Tu Troop Meeting Girl Troop only     
26 Th Thanksgiving Day      
28 Sa        
29 Su        

December  2020     PIONEERING   TREK LEADER 1 TREK LEADER 2
? TBA Operation Gratitude Service Project   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
1 Tu Troop Meeting - PLC, BOR - SCOUT REGISTRATION DUE      
5 Sa MONTROSE HOLIDAY PARADE      
6 Su        
8 Tu Troop Meeting      
12 Sa Beach Bike Ride   Need Leader Female Leader Needed
13 Su        
15 Tu Troop Meeting- A FRAME CHARIOT RACE       
17 Th EAGLE BOARD OF REVIEW Council Event    
19 Sa        
20 Su        
22 Tu Troop Meeting Girl Troop only    
25 Fr Christmas Day      
26 Sa        
27 Su        
29 Tu No Troop Meeting - LAST DAY TO RECHARTER SCOUTS      

February 2021
Date Day Event Unit Activity Leader 2nd Leader
13-15 Sat-Mon Camping  Boy / Girl Troops & Crew Death Valley Car Camp Mr. Frinier