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Merit Badge Midway - BSA Troop 2

By BSA Troop 2 (other events)

Saturday, November 4 2023 8:00 AM 5:00 PM PST
 
ABOUT ABOUT

Merit Badge Midway 2023 - Scout Registration
All Scouts, regardless of troop affiliation or rank, are welcome to participate in the midway.

When:
Nov 4, 2023

Where
Bret Harte Middle School
7050 Bret Harte Drive
San José, CA 95120

Schedule:
08:00am -- 09:00am Check-In
09:00am -- 12:00pm AM class
12:00am -- 01:00pm Lunch
01:00am -- 04:00pm PM class

Cost:  $30 for half day (AM or PM), $60 full day .
Pizza lunch included (Vegetarian lunch option is available)

How to Register

  • Click here to view the list of classes and prerequisites. Review MB Classes offered and pre-requisites/follow up tasks. Email the MB counselor if you have any questions.
  • Select and register for: Just one class (AM or PM) OR One AM class and one PM class OR One All-Day class
  • Provide your Troop number, rank and BSA ID.
  • Pay for selected class , add “scout name – Midway” in response to ‘What’s this payment for?’

Important Information

  • Please double check your selections. Refund/Exchange(based on availability) are allowed until Oct 6th.
    Reach out to [email protected] for any refund and exchange.
  • Last day for ticket registration is Nov 1st.
    Note : We cannot accommodate registrations on the day of the event.

Scouts should come prepared 

  • Scouts should bring blue cards signed by their scoutmaster
  • Complete assigned merit badge prerequisites. Counselors reserve the right to turn away unprepared Scouts.
  • Half day classes are only 3 hours long. Typically you should plan on learning most of the content at home, writing down notes in your merit badge pamphlet, and coming prepared to discuss what you've learned with the counselor.
  • Check-in and check-out at the registration table with a parent/guardian/troop leader.
  • Dress in full scout uniform.
  • Bring a notebook and a pencil, Water bottle.

Contact us
Please contact [email protected] for any question.
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DO U WANT TO BE A MERIT BADE COUNSELOR?

Please support the Troop 2 Midway on November 4th 2023 (8AM-4PM) by registering NOW as a Merit Badge Counselor! PLEASE REGISTER HERE BY OCTOBER 1st!

In 2021, with the help from over 30 volunteers, Troop 2 in Los Gatos hosted its annual Merit Badge Midway for over 250 boy scouts across Northern California!

Troop 2 is excited to again host a Merit Badge Midway to serve Boy Scouts from Silicon Valley/Monterey Bay Council for 2023!

Date:                 Saturday, November 4th, 2023
Location:          Bret Harte Middle School
                            7050 Bret Harte Dr, San Jose, CA 95120
Schedule:        08:00am -- 09:00am    Check-In
                            09:00am -- 12:00pm    AM class
                            12:00pm -- 01:00pm    Lunch
                            01:00pm -- 04:00pm    PM class
Classes:            Offering 21 merit badges in 50+ sessions

Website: troop2midway.com 

Serving as a merit badge counselor is a wonderful way to teach scouts your favorite hobby or personal passion.  Time and again, young scouts are inspired by the counselor’s energy, passion, and domain expertise.  For these reasons, we would love to have you consider serving as a counselor in one of the subjects below.

Sign up to counsel a merit badge!  PLEASE REGISTER HERE BY OCTOBER 1st!

We are grateful for the numerous amazing volunteers who dedicate their time and effort to make this event possible -- contributing towards the success of many Scouts.  We know your time is extremely valuable but hopefully the time you invest is remunerated with the satisfaction of having assisted our boy scouts developing their character, leadership, citizenship, and life skills.

Merit Badge counselors are needed for these courses:

American Culture
Art
Chemistry
Citizenship in the Community
Citizenship in the Nation
Citizenship in the World
Citizenship in Society
Communications
Cooking
Electricity
Emergency prep
Environmental Science
Family Life
First Aid
Mammal Study
Personal Fitness
Personal Management
Photography
Sustainability
Robotics
Weather
Trail to 1st Class* (not a MB)

Restrictions

Important Information

  • Please double check your selections. Refund/Exchange(based on availability) are allowed until Oct 6th. Reach out to [email protected] for any refund and exchange.
  • Last day for ticket registration is Nov 1st.
    Note : We cannot accommodate registrations on the day of the event.

Scouts should come prepared 

  • Scouts should bring blue cards signed by their scoutmaster
  • Complete assigned merit badge prerequisites. Counselors reserve the right to turn away unprepared Scouts.
  • Half day classes are only 3 hours long. Typically you should plan on learning most of the content at home, writing down notes in your merit badge pamphlet, and coming prepared to discuss what you've learned with the counselor.
  • Check-in and check-out at the registration table with a parent/guardian/troop leader.
  • Dress in full scout uniform.
  • Bring a notebook and a pencil, Water bottle.

Contact us: Please contact [email protected] for any question.