Troop 200 Hosts Merit Badge Clinics June 11-14

Troop 200 is hosting a Merit Badge Summer Series June 11-14, 2018. The merit badges to be taught are: Citizenship in the Community, Cooking, Graphic Arts, and Electricity. The classes are being designed such that motivated scouts can fulfill the majority of requirements for each merit badges by the end of the class. To do this, there are some prerequisites for the scouts to do prior to attending class. In addition, for Graphic Arts and Citizenship in the Community, there is an off-site tour and government meeting for scouts to attend. Except for the offsite tour and government meeting, the entirety of the classes will take place at Emerson Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 4010 Canton Road, Marietta. For questions please contact Angela Miles amilesmail [at] me.com


Merit Badge: Graphic Arts

Date: Monday, June 11 9:00am-2:00pm

Cost: $5

Register here for class:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084dada723a20-graphic


Location: Emerson Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 4010 Canton Road, Marietta

Description: This class will begin at Emerson UUC and after lunch scouts will travel to a local printing company for a 1:00pm tour. There are some prerequisites (e.g. design a birthday card) that the scouts will be asked to do prior to showing up for class. The Merit Badge Counselor will email scouts and parents to communicate what these are several weeks prior to class date. This class is structured in a way to facilitate motivated scouts’ ability to complete the majority of the merit badge requirements by the conclusion of the class.


Merit Badge: Citizenship in the Community (Required for Eagle Scout Rank)

Date: Tuesday, June 12  8:30am-2:00pm

Cost: $5

Register here for class: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084dada723a20-troop

Location: Emerson Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 4010 Canton Road, Marietta

Description: This class will take place in two locations. At 8:30a.m., scouts will attend the Cobb County Board of Commissioners Meeting (located at 100 Cherokee St., 2nd Floor BOC Room, Marietta Ga. 30090). Following conclusion of the meeting (around 10:00am), scouts will go to Emerson UUC (4010 Canton Road, Marietta) to finish the remaining requirements in a classroom setting. There are some prerequisites that scouts are asked to do prior to showing up for class. The Merit Badge Counselor will email scouts and parents to communicate what these are several weeks prior to class date. This class is structured in a way to facilitate motivated scouts’ ability to complete the majority of the merit badge requirements by the conclusion of the class.




Merit Badge: Cooking  (Required for Eagle Scout Rank)

Date: Wednesday, June 13  9:00am-1:00pm

Cost: $15 (needed for purchase of food)

Register here for class: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084dada723a20-cooking

Location: Emerson Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 4010 Canton Road, Marietta

Description: There are some prerequisites that the scouts will be asked to do prior to showing up for class. The Merit Badge Counselor will email scouts and parents to communicate what these are several weeks prior to class date. This class is structured in a way to facilitate motivated scouts’ ability to complete many  of the merit badge requirements by the conclusion of the class.


Merit Badge: Electricity

Date: Thursday, June 14. 2:00-6:00pm

Cost: $10 (needed for electricity kit)
Register here for class: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084dada723a20-electricity

Location: Emerson Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 4010 Canton Road, Marietta

Description: There are some prerequisites that the scouts will be asked to do prior to showing up for class. The Merit Badge Counselor will email scouts and parents to communicate what these are several weeks prior to class date. This class is structured in a way to facilitate motivated scouts’ ability to complete the majority of the merit badge requirements by the conclusion of the class.