Check out our new video!
This is the video you need to watch with your parent to complete Requirement Number 3 of the Venturing Award.
Check them out. It was really an amazing trip.
Q: Where can I order the new “Handbook for Venturers”?
Crew 288 approved their Bylaws. Good job to all those that prepared the Bylaws, and thank you for your attention at the last meeting as we discussed each item in detail. They can be found in the Who We Are Section.
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Check out our new Crew Calendar. It will have all of our latest events and information. If you need something added to this calendar, please e-mail Debbie Bright at
Venture Crew 288
|January 26||Go Carts||Donovan Ynda||Gabe Ynda|
|February 22-23||Weekend Ski/Board Trip||Kevin Backes|
|March 9||Archery||Chris Turner||Quentin Leef|
|April 4-6||Rockclimb with Troop 288, space permitting.||Shawn Kehrmeyer||Troop 288 ASM|
|April 12||Soaring||Matt Bomar||Cheryl Turner|
|May 17-18||Caving||Grey Gasaway||George Faeustle|
|June 6-8||Whitewater rafting with Troop 288, space permitting.||Daniel McPherson||Troop 288 ASM|
|June 29||Shooting||Matthew Ynda||Gabe Ynda|
|July 19-20||Backpacking||Randy Blue|
|August 17||Zipline||Justin Sparks||Chrissandra Sparks|
|September 20-21||Ocean Kayaking||Mark Webster||Mike Webster|
|October 3-5||Rockclimb with Troop 288, space permitting.||Andrew Pingry||Troop 288 Leader|
|October 26||Flight Simulator||Troy Leef||Bob Sparks|
|November 8-9||Rocketry||Daniel McPherson||Terri Newgard|
|December ?||Snow Mobile/Dog Sled||Donovan Ynda||Gabe Ynda|
Venture Meetings: Second and Fourth Thursday each month. 7:00 p.m. at the American Legion Hall
Officer’s Meeting: Fourth Thursday each month. 6:00 p.m. at the American Legion Hall
Officers: January 1, 2014 through March 30, 2014
President: Chris Turner
Vice-president of Administration: Mark Webster
Vice-President of Program: Matt Bomar
Vice-President of Communications: Sarah Gillespie
Treasurer: Matthew Ynda
Secretary: Shawn Kehrmeyer