Please bring a signed Blue Card to each class you participate in.
Please check the website for any further details or contact Amber at PG Rec 801-785-6172
Chess Take the Chess Club class to develop your skills. At the end we will hold a Saturday class that will finish off all the required elements of the merit badge. Chess Club runs June 8- July27 with extra Merit badge class Aug 3rd 10:00am to 12:00- $42 for Chess Club $10 for Extra Class to finish the Merit badge requirements
Citizenship in the Community- This is a class that helps scouts learn more about their community. It is a required merit badge. Homework will include attending a city council meeting, doing 8 hours of service with in the community, and preparing a simple presentation about their community. June 8th & 22th or July 13th & 27th 1:00-2:00 Cost: $10.00
Citizenship in the Nation- This class will help scouts learn more about the United States. It is a required badge for Eagle. Homework for this class will include visiting a national historic place or landmark, the State Capitol, and/or research a national monument.
June 8th & 22th or July 13th & 27th 2:00-3:00 Cost $10.00
Citizenship in the World- This Class will help scouts to learn about types of governments throughout the world. This is also a way for boys to see how a good world citizen each person is depends on his willingness to understand and appreciate the values, traditions, and concerns of people in other countries. June 14th & June 28th 1:00 to 2:00 Cost $10.00
Emergency Preparedness- ** First Aid Merit Badge is a Prerequisite and must be earned before taking this class. Scouts will learn how to be prepared in case of emergencies and how they can respond and help in an emergency. Homework will be the scout taking part in an emergency service project or drill with a community agency or his troop & creating a family emergency plan & inspection of home for hazards June 22nd & July 13th 3:00 to 4:00
Cooking-This is a class designed to help boys understand and learn about the food groups, related illnesses, food preparation and cost. Boys will have hands on experience with making meals.
July 19th, 20th & 21st 3:00 to 5:00- Cost $45 For the cost of food. Last class will be held at Anderson Park for outdoor cooking
Robotics- Scouts will be working with sensitive and expensive computers and equipment as they learn about different types of robots and how they function. They will design, build, and program a robot during class. Supply Fee is for Equipment Rental Only, scouts will not be bringing a robot home. Scouts should bring their notebook with Requirement #3 included, a water bottle, lunch, and blue card. June 29th 9:00am to 3:00pm Cost is $52.00
Athletics- Go online and print off the work book for this badge. Most requirements can be done on your own. Once completed, call the PG Rec to set up a time to meet with a counselor to get this signed off.
Sports- Scouts are required to participate in 2 different sports (offered through Pleasant Grove Recreation). The scout needs to keep a training record while participating in the sports. You can go on line and print off the workbook at www.meritbadge.org. Once the requirements are complete, contact PG Rec to arrange a time to meet with a counselor to get this signed off.
Geology- Geology is the study of Earth. It includes the study of materials that make up Earth, the processes that change it, and the history of how things happened, including human civilization, which depends on natural materials for existence. Homework will need to be completed before class begins. We will email the requirements the Monday before.
June 15th 1:00 to 3:00- Cost $10.00
This class will be offered at PG Swimming Pool. Please check the website after June 12th for dates and requirements