Jack LaSure Eagle Scout Project – 5/4/19

This weekend a few scouts went out to Beaver Lake and built two new boat racks to complement the ones already there and then added a bench on the other side of the lake. They had a great time building, digging, and cementing and also got some delicious doughnuts. This…

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Elias’ Eagle Scout Ceremony

Elias’ Eagle Scout Ceremony was held on April 9th, 2019 at Abiding Savior Lutheran Church. Troop 91 scouts presented the colors, and scoutmasters shared some thoughts on the scouting experience. Elias was presented with the Eagle Pin, and various members of the community spoke about his volunteering work and character.…

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Triple Tree Aviation Campout, April 12 – 14, 2019

This weekend, members of Troop 91 went out to Triple Tree Aerodrome and had a great campout. They had a great time getting the Aviation merit badge and also mulching trees as part of a service project. When they weren’t doing this, some of the scouts had a great time…

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Troop 91 Hornaday Unit Award Project: Writing Instrument Recycling

According to the EPA, Americans throw away 1.6 billion disposable pens every year. In an effort to bring awareness to this issue of difficult-to-recycle items, specifically plastic writing instruments, a Troop 91 scout chose to create an education and recycling plan in conjunction with Asheville Catholic School. The scout and…

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Richmond Hill Park Invasive Species Removal Project 8-8-15

Troop 91 Eagle Scout Bennett David and Troop 91 are working with MountainTrue to remove invasive plants from Richmond Hill Park. Richmond Hill Park is our only wooded park and it is challenge to keep the invasive plants from over-running the native species and the trails. This project will maintain the…

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RiverLink & Troop 91 Hominy Creek Clean-up

Scouts and Adult Leaders from Troop 91 along with students from Christ School in Asheville, NC, USA cleaned debris and tires from a segment of the Hominy Creek, a tributary to the French Broad River. Work was done in conjunction with RiverLink, a local non-profit spearheading the economic and environmental…

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Bennett David Monarch Waystation Project June 2015

Troop 91 Eagle Scout Bennett David worked with The NC Arboretum and Monarch expert Nina Veteto of Monarch Rescue to plan and install a Monarch Butterfly Waystation at the Franklin School of Innovation in Enka NC. The project is the first of 4 schools that was funded through a grant…

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Bennett David’s Hornaday Project- Seed bombs!

Scouts from Troop 91 participated in a project at The North Carolina Arboretum to make “seed bombs.” These seed bombs will be thrown at a “bomb the bank” event at the Franklin School of Innovation, in order to create a native pollinator meadow on the school campus. ‘Seed bombs” are…

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Bennett David Brown-headed Nuthatch Nest Box Project 8-8-14

> Members of Troop 91 worked to build 22 nest boxes for nuthatches in Western North Carolina. This project is part of a larger effort, by Eagle Scout Bennett David, to raise awareness and enlist the help of the public about the declining population of Brown-headed Nuthatches. Bennett’s project includes the…

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