Thiếu Subcamp

TT11 Thieu Info Handbook

The Thieu Program consist of scout skills, STEM related stations, COPE/team building, and action center, where the scouts can try different activities. Patrols will be mixed up to develop comradery between scouts. Night program includes Movie Night on Saturday, Thieu Campfire on Sunday night, and Award Ceremony on Monday. Campfire performances will be based on your home unit. The top performance will be asked to participate at the Closing Campfire for the entire camp.

For Thieu scouts who will have a mobile smartphone at camp, please tell them to download “Commander Compass Go” from the Apple App Store or “Spyglass” from the Google Play Store.

Please use sunblock and bug spray every day. We recommend spraying your clothes, socks, and shoes with permethrin before attending camp. Stay hydrated at camp, it is very hot and humid. Be prepared for the rain at any moment.

GEAR TO BRING:

  • Day backpack
  • Closed-toed shoes (i.e., NO crocs or open-heeled shoes allowed)
  • Non-white t-shirt or long-sleeve shirt (i.e., NO sleeveless shirts)
  • Water bottle or hydration pack
  • Sunscreen (broad-spectrum to protect against UVA and UVB rays)
  • Bug spray
  • Hat/sunglasses
  • Rain jacket or poncho
  • Pen and paper
  • Cell phone and spare battery (if available)

PROGRAM RULES:

  • Mandatory attendance required at the SPL and Leader Meeting on Thursday, 6/28/2018 at
  • 2:00pm . It is essential you attend to get all the necessary camp and program information
  • Everyone in Thieu will be required to wear a green wristband, which will be given out during the
  • first day of subcamp
  • All scouts must wear closed-toed shoes (i.e., NO crocs or open-heeled shoes allowed) in order to
  • prevent injury and insect bites
  • Must wear non-white t-shirt during activities to prevent sunburn
  • Misbehaving scouts will have three strikes before they are sent back to their LD

VOLUNTEERS:

For Thieu program volunteers that have already signed up or anyone interested in joining us, please attend the first Thieu All Staff & Volunteers Meeting on Thursday, 6/28/2018 at 9:00pm in the STEM building at Camp Snyder.

THIEU SCHEDULE:

Thursday, 6/28
2:00pm - 3:00pm All Camp SPL & Leaders Meeting (Class A)
9:00pm - 10:00pm Thieu All Staff & Volunteers Meeting; STEM building

Friday, 6/29
3:00pm - 4:00pm Thieu All Staff & Volunteers Meeting; STEM building
Saturday, 6/30
8:30am - 11:30am Opening Ceremony, Friendship Games, Patrol Assembly (Class A)
1:30pm - 4:30pm Thieu Program Session 1 (Class B)
8:00pm - 10:00pm Movie Night; Dining Hall, Handout Thieu Subcamp T-shirts/Patches (Class B)

Sunday, 7/1
9:15am - 12:15am Thieu Program Session 2 (Class B)
1:30pm - 4:30pm Thieu Program Session 3 (Class B)
8:00pm - 10:00pm Thieu Campfire; Main Stage (Class B)

Monday, 7/2
8:30am - 11:30am Thieu Program: Session 4 (Class B)
1:30pm - 4:30pm Thieu Program: Final Mission (Class B)
8:00pm - 9:00pm Awards Ceremony and Closing; Dining Hall (Class B)

THIEU PROGRAM CLASS B ATTIRE:

Saturday, 6/30 Lien Doan or Unit Shirt
Sunday, 7/1 Thieu Subcamp Shirt
Monday, 7/2 Lien Doan or Unit Shirt

Thieu info