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Weekly Blast: Jan. 28th

posted Jan 27, 2020, 11:06 PM by Tad Hofmeister

Troop 33 Weekly Blast: January 28th, 2020

Feb. 8 & 9: Snow Camping

Feb. 11: Board of Review

Reminder: Board of Review

The next Board of Review is on February 11th, 2020. Scouts wanting a Board of Review should send Mrs. Hongjun Zhu at a note by January 29th. Scouts are encouraged to request their own review. 


Parent volunteers are always needed!  You can sign up here or email directly if you can help. This is a great way to volunteer with the troop, as well as a lot of fun. No prior experience needed. 


Thanks a lot!

Snow Camping Feb. 8-9th

Every scout should camp in the snow at least once! Get ready to join us for the great adventure of snow camping. The activity page will get updated as the date nears. For now, save the date and start getting excited.   

There will be two mandatory meetings: 

  • 1/28- After the Court of Honor, Mr. Webb will review what to pack and highlight important safety information.  

  • 2/4-  After the meeting, we'll check gear, finalize meals and drivers

The price is $50 and we will set up a PayPal asap.

Sign up for Snow Camping here.

SMIC: Chris Webb (

Activity Coordinator: Leslie Becker (

Volunteer Needed: Communication Coordinator

We are in need of a parent to assume the role of Communication Coordinator effective February 25th. The Communication Coordinator prepares and sends out the Weekly Blast every Monday during the Scouting year. Please contact Alan Cyron ( or Vicky Lee (

Other Pacific Skyline District Events of Interest

Powder Horn 2020

When: August 2-8, 2020

Where: Camp Royaneh and Wente Scout Reservation

Cost: $325 before Dec 31, 2019, $375 before April 30, 2020, $425 after

The Powder Horn course introduces Venturing and Boy Scouting adult leaders and Venturing participants (14-20) and Scouts BSA high adventure youth (14-17) to the resources necessary to operate outdoor/high adventure programs (Venturing Ranger program). Contact Bobby Toda at, subject: Powder Horn 2020, with any questions. 

For questions on an activity or event, contact the activity owner listed. As an activity owner to have your items included in the T33 Weekly blast, please submit them to Tad Hofmeister by 5 pm Sunday for the following week’s edition. Please include “T33 BLAST” in the email subject line. Thank you!