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RSVP West Point Camporee: 27 April to 29 April 2018

posted Feb 3, 2018, 7:02 AM by Alisa Vural
Reserve your space NOW for this amazing weekend. *** Note: The deadline for submitting your $25 fee is 10 February 2018.  NO EXCEPTIONS, NO EXTENSIONS! *** Checks for $25 must be made payable to, “West Point Scoutmaster’s Council.” Read carefully below for details.

Attention, Cadets and Senior Members!

Curtiss-Wright is fortunate to have a spot in the 2018 West Point Scout Master’s Camporee. This event is open to Cadets and Senior Members. Participants experience a variety of military and outdoor skill-based competitions and sites to include: land navigation, first aid, weapons safety and maintenance, zodiac boat race, fire building, military drill, and physical fitness. The Camporee also includes military equipment static displays, mock demonstrations of military operations such as air assault missions with helicopters, an extremely large bonfire Saturday night, and, on Sunday, a military review parade involving the Academy leadership. You will meet West Point cadets, and have the chance to show the cadets of the Civil Air Patrol to the thousands of scouts who will participate. The event is rain or shine. 

This is limited to 25 people. Registration is first-come, first-served, based on your time stamp in the attached form AND receipt of your registration fee. You must RSVP AND PAY THE FEE by 10 February. Details below.

You may ONLY sign up with your @njwg.cap.gov email and all communication regarding this trip will be sent to that email. 

There are two options for attending:

1) Day trip. Saturday morning leaving American Red Cross at 0630 and returning to the Red Cross at 2100.

2) Hike in and Camp the weekend. Friday night leave Caldwell area at 1530. 2.5 mile hike in carrying all your own gear. You will need to have sleeping pad, sleeping bag, backpack. We will coordinate food. Sunday morning 2.5 mike hike out home by noon. 

3) Registration fee is $25, must be received by 10 February. Check payable to West Point Scoutmaster's Council. Bring your check to the Curtiss-Wright squadron meeting this week, OR mail NLT 8 Feb to: 1stLt Tracey Marashlian, 308 Mountain Ave, N Caldwell, 07006. If you mail the check to Lt Marashlian, send her an email to notify her to watch for the check. 

4) IF you have to cancel, we will make every effort to fill your spot, but there are no guarantees. The registration fee that we pay to West Point is non-refundable, their rules, not ours. 

It will be an AWESOME experience! Questions? Contact Lt Marashlian tracey.marashlian@njwg.cap.gov

Register HERE or https://goo.gl/forms/6PFpFsIRH4HlGdTP2
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