August 15th – Day of Service

RESCHEDULING NOTICE: The Day of Cheerful Service scheduled for August 6th at Camp Nihan has been rescheduled to August 22nd and will now be taking place at Wah-Tut-Ca Scout Reservation. 

Next Saturday, August 15th – Pennacook Lodge will be holding another Summer Day of Cheerful Service at Wah-Tut-Ca Scout Reservation, Northwood NH. Arrowmen will be leading and participating in service projects that will be beneficial for all individuals who come to Wah-Tut-Ca. Works projects will include controlled demolition of many existing campsite latrines to prepare for the installation of new facilities.

The August 15th  Day of Cheerful Service will take place between 9 am – 5 pm and the schedule will be as follows:

9:00 am – Arrival, Check-in, Work project prep

10:00am – 12:00pm – Service Projects

12:00pm – 1:00pm  – Lunch

1:00pm – 5:00pm – Service Projects

Upon arrival at camp, all Arrowmen will sign-in with the health & safety officer, affirm he/she does not have symptoms of the coronavirus, and is fit to perform a day of physical work.  Lodge members will be following all COVID-19 Safety Protocols including small workgroups, social distancing, and the wearing of face masks. BSA activity permission slips will be required for all Arrowmen with those under 18 requiring a parent signature and those over 18 being able to sign themselves into camp. These slips will be available upon arrival at camp.

There will be no overnight camping, outdoors, or in cabins, and all participants are asked to bring their own lunch and water bottle. Individually wrapped snacks and bottled water will be provided. Each Arrowmen should come prepared with a personal face mask, appropriate work clothes and footwear, work gloves, bug spray, and sunscreen.

Upcoming Days – mark your calendars and join us in cheerful service:

Saturday, August 22nd – Wah-Tut-Ca Scout Reservation

Saturday, August 29th – Wah-Tut-Ca Scout Reservation

A Special Gift of Appreciation for Service 

Project Participation!

A Pennacook Lodge exclusive Summer of Cheerful Service T-shirt will be given to all Arrowmen who attend and participate in at least three of the five summer project days. This exclusive t-shirt can not be brought; only earned. 

The Spirit of Adventure Council’s safety guidelines and protocols for Scouting activities during the pandemic are available by visiting the Council website at www.scoutspirit.org. 

Please join your Brothers on a Day of Cheerful Service and get a chance to spend some valuable time in camp doing good work.