2014 Winter Merit Badge Festival

Updated Merit Badge Information

The schedule of merit badges that will be taught is now available. Registration is open NOW!   Troops register by filling out the Troop Registration page.  The completed Troop Registration form should be e-mailed to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   After emailing the Troop Registration form, contact the Scout Service Center to arrange payment.

The following Eagle-required merit badges are being offered: Camping, Citizenship in the Community, Citizenship in the Nation, Citizenship in the World, Communication, Cooking, Emergency Preparedness, First Aid, Personal Fitness, Personal Management, Sustainability, and Swimming. 

  • Emergency Preparedness, First Aid, and Swimming are 2 sessions (all morning or all afternoon).
  • Transportation to and from the pool for the Swimming MB will be provided.  Scouts meet at the North entrance of TCTC at 7:45 for the morning session and at 12:45 for the afternoon session. 
  • Family Life will not be offered in a separate session, but will be discussed during the Personal Fitness and Personal Management sessions. 
  • Sustainability has pre-requisites that MUST be completed prior to attending the class and brought to class.

New merit badges being taught this year include: Architecture, Art, Collections, Crime Prevention, Electricity, Graphic Arts, Painting, Plumbing, and Skating.

Everyone will have lunch at the same time. Troops should gather at their assigned area by 12:10

In-council registrations should be submitted no later than January 15th.   Note that there are there are a limited number of spots available. Troops not registered by January 15th might not be able to participate.

A drawing will be held on January 16th for out-of-council registrations to fill any remaining open spots.

Registration closes January 31st or when the maximum number of registrations has been reached.  No late registrations will be accepted.



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