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"Winter" cabin campout Nov 4 - 6, 2016

posted Oct 25, 2016, 6:44 AM by Tony Chamberlain   [ updated Oct 28, 2016, 5:39 AM ]
Date: November 4 thru 6th, 2016
Location: Camp Hoover  (11285 Fox Road, Yorkville IL  (website)

Cost: $20/family to help cover the additional cost of the cabin.
Contact Dennis Ford 312 835 7255 with any questions.

Please bring sleeping bags/pillow, toiletries, flashlights, reusable water cup/bottle labelled for each attendee and scouts should have Class B T-Shirts for Saturday.  Dress for weather, we have outdoor activities planned.

Friday Evening
6-8PM  - Arrival is anytime between 6-8PM; please let me know if you plan to arrive later than 8PM.  **Families should eat before they come Friday night.
7:30 Campfire w/s’mores &  "cracker barrel" (Cheese/crackers/sausage) for snacks
Activities: Cards/werewolf

Saturday Morning:
8AM Breakfast: Waffles, Sausage, Oatmeal, Fruit, Coffee, Tea, Milk, Juice
9AM 7:00 Opening Flag ceremony & Morning hike to the River (on the grounds Camp Hoover)
Whittling (need 2 scout leaders/parents to lead this) 
11AM - pack-up and depart for those not returning for Saturday night

Saturday Afternoon: As all scouts/parents have indicated they are leaving for afternoon activities (Including Webelos II that have a Boy Scout Open House to go to) we will lock up the Cabin at 11AM and plan to return for Evening Activities  at 4PM

4PM Re-Open the Cabin for Saturday arrivals
Arrival until Dinner - Outdoor activites
6PM Dinner: Trumped-Up-Tots (make your own Hash Brown, Chicken, Ham, Veggies, Cheese, Seasoning) over a "charcoal fire” & Dutch Oven Desert (Jared wink-wink)
7:30 After Dinner Hike around Camp Hoover followed by Campfire/skits, songs, s’mores
Activities: Cards/free time/games

Sunday Morning
8AM Breakfast: Waffles, Sausage, Oatmeal, Fruit, Coffee, Tea, Milk, Juice
Morning hike to the River (on the grounds Camp Hoover)
Pack-up and Depart by 12PM

Drinks: Water and Lemonade offered throughout campout; coffee/tea, Milk, juice available upon request
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