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VFW Post 845, Henry J. Thomas Memorial 2024 Scouts Skills Challenge

April 20, 2024 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Horseshoe Trail District Troops only!

10 Skills, 10 Patrols, Cash Prizes!

April 20, 2024, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Arrival and Troop Fly Set Up 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM

Posting Colors 9:45 AM

The competition starts promptly at 10:00 AM

The Competition Ends at 12:00 Noon and Lunch begins.

Free Lunch for patrol participants and 2 Troop leaders.

Spectators can purchase lunch

Patrol of 7-10 Scouts, Registration for this event is FREE.

Patrols arrive at the VFW – 4601 W Lincoln Hwy, Downingtown, PA 19335 by 9:00 AM.

Each Patrol must bring a dining fly or canopy that is at least 10’x10′ and have it set up by 9:45 AM.

Example Stations include:

Knot Tying


First Aid: Bandages

Nature Identification

Log Cutting

Navigation & Map Reading


Flag Etiquette

First Aid: CPR

Scout Basics: Oath, Law, etc.

Nothing will be asked of the Scouts that are not in the Scout Handbook. See attachments at registration.

VFW Post 845 will provide a lunch for up to 10 Scouts and 2 adult leaders from each Troop. Additional lunch meals may be purchased by others such as parents and onlookers.

Register Here: https://www.scoutingevent.com/539-2024ScoutsSkillsChallenge


April 20, 2024
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Doug Pinard
610696-2900 Ext 127


VFW 845 Downingtown
4601 W Lincoln Hwy
Downingtown, PA 19335 United States
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