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Space... the Final Frontier

We invite you to go boldly where no troop has gone before, seek out new and high tech Merit Badges: Nuclear Science, Composite Materials, Space Exploration, Aviation, Radio and Electroinics.

SPACE JAM 5 Aug 5-7 2011 Check it out at





Wilderness First Aid Basic, CPR, AED, when Help is Delayed

Register now for April 8-10 or 15-17th 2011

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Crew Teaches First Aid at Fountain County Fair

Fair Season is winding down, and this year Crew 272 was out in force. Brian Walker Crew Advisor (Red Cross Health and Safety Instructor) and Teresa Hall Assistant Crew Advisor (American Heart Association Instructor) anchored the event. Look Listen and Feel -- to young men learn the in's and out's of checking for breathing, while two more learn the basics of CPR.

Caves Caves and more caves... The crew is big into caving. August 2008 found the crew in Fitton cave in Arkansas. Fitton is the longest cave in Arkansas. We caved Eversole in March.

SCUBA mania, Everyone is PADI certified! Yep, all the Eagles are now PADI certified open water divers. We recently went to Branson, and dove off Table Rock. Water sports of all kinds too..

ARRL awards Crew 272 Sat/Comm antenna Grant Scouts have first ever booth at the Hamvention!. Space up! Crew 272 is soon to have the coolest Ham Station on the earth... Thanks to the ARRL Foundation we have Antenna's a Rotor and are soon to be working Satellites like a pro! Look for the WB9SA Crew Station at the Illini Jamboree! Thanks ARRL Foundation.. Listen to our 2007 ISS contact at scroll down to the bottom...

Fourth from Left Brian Walker with the BSA Hamvention booth. We had a lot of Scouts come by to say hi!

2007 NSS Rope Ascending World Champions You gotta love repelling, but have you ever wondered how you would get up the rope if you had to?

Crew 272 has two Venturers that not only know how to go up a rope they are the 2007 National Speleological Society (NSS)'s champs. Go Justin and Austin!

Life Guard classes coming up in 2009 Yes Crew 272 is the key provider of Life Guard training in Fountain and surounding counties. This Spring we are at it again. The Class has started, so consider 2010 registration!!!!

Troop 272 has huge OA membership jump Hats off to our sister troop 272. They had the largest increase in Order of the Arrow membership in Years...

Great Job Troop 272

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