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Railroad Merit Badge

Earn the Railroading Merit Badge

Troop 964 offers a two day workshop during the annual Train Show for Scouts to earn the Railroading Merit Badge. Scouts from ANY troop can register for the workshop. Please register early as spots fill quickly and only a limited number of scouts can attend.

Workshop meets all requirements for the Merit Badge including Operations Lifesaver, Railroading Industry, Car Building, Time tables and scheduling, and a Review and Tour of all Train Layouts. Details for the workshop are below along with the registration paperwork needed for Scouts.

Troop 964 Railroading Merit Badge Workshop Details
Costs: $25 per Scout – Includes admission and supplies only
Registration Details: 1. Complete the Railroading Merit Badge Workshop Registration Form
    Submit form online, via email or by mail
2. Submit payment via mailed check by March 1st, 2018
    Payments, via check, must be mailed to address on registration form
3. Await confirmation of registration
Workshop
Dates & Times
Workshop runs both Saturday 3/10 and Sunday 3/11
* Scouts must attend both days to earn the full Merit Badge
Check-in: 12:00PM (both days)
Workshop: 12:30PM – 4:00PM (both days)
Guidance for Scouts: Dress Code: Class A Uniforms
Arrival: Arrive by 12:00PM both days, Scouts must check-in both days.
What to Bring:
     Railroading Merit Badge Worksheet
     Notebook or Binder with paper
     2 Pencils, 2 Pens
     Water Bottle & Snacks
Pre-Requisites:
     Signed and complete Merit Badge Blue Card
     Complete Railroading Merit Badge Worksheet Section 1
     Scouts should have lunch BEFORE workshop
          Lunch can be purchased at our Club Car beginning at 11AM
Questions &
Additional Details:
Contact meritbadge@troop964.org with any additional questions
1. Registration opens on January 1st, 2018
2. Adults attending Train Show with a registered Scout must pay $7 entrance fee
3. Refunds may be requested BEFORE March 1st. No refunds after March 1st.
4. There are 80 spots available on both days
     a. Scouts must attend both days to complete the Merit Badge
     b. Scouts may attend one day if desired. Cost is same for 1 or both days

 

 

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