Operation: Crossover

Generously Underwritten by the Family of Conrad Lee Fruehan

Saturday, October 21, 2017
1 to 4 PM

At the 5th Annual Philadelphia Encampment
Lighthouse Field, 199 Erie Ave, Philadelphia 19134 (Corner of Front Street & Erie Avenue)

The Mission:

Provide a VIP experience for eligible Webelos and their parents to encourage them to join the adventure of Boy Scouting.

Scoutmasters: Want to Grow Your Troop?

Join us in the special Operation: Crossover tent and encourage 5th-grade Webelos Scouts and their parents to cross over into your troop!

What’s Provided:

  • Table inside Operation: Crossover tent.
  • Opportunity to show off your troop!
  • Each Webelos Scout who commits to join your troop will receive (for free!):
    • Special commemorative patch (design above)
    • Scout Handbook
  • Snacks and beverages.
  • Webelos may participate in the program activities at the Philadelphia Encampment in the afternoon (until 4:00 PM)

What the Troop Provides:

  • At least one adult leader to set-up your troop’s table and engage Webelos Scouts and their parents.
  • Preferably your senior patrol leader or other senior youth leader (like a den chief) to help staff your table.
  • Interactive display and/or activity.
  • Troop information sheet (meeting and contact details, schedule of events, etc.).

Eligible Webelos attending the Philadelphia Encampment are encouraged to participate.

Invites will also be sent to eligible Webelos throughout Philadelphia who have not yet transitioned to a Boy Scout troop.

Accept the Mission?

Just show up any time between 12-12:45 PM to set-up. If you’re already at the Encampment, please make sure to participate!

Download the flier [pdf]

Questions? Email Jon Fullenwellen or call 484-654-9266
Registration for the Philadelphia Encampment is separate from this event. Visit colbsa.org/phila