Some articles on troop, troop meetings:
... The youth leader of the troop is the senior patrol leader (SPL), elected by the Scouts in the troop ... He is responsible for the overall performance of the troop, runs troop meetings and ensures that the program for troop meetings and other activities is carried out ... group of Scouts that is responsible for developing the troop's program with the advice of the Scoutmaster ...
Famous quotes containing the words meetings and/or troop:
“I have been reporting club meetings for four years and I am tired of hearing reviews of the books I was brought up on. I am tired of amateur performances at occasions announced to be for purposes either of enjoyment or improvement. I am tired of suffering under the pretense of acquiring culture. I am tired of hearing the word culture used so wantonly. I am tired of essays that let no guilty author escape quotation.”
—Josephine Woodward, U.S. author. As quoted in Everyone Was Brave, ch. 3, by William L. ONeill (1969)
“Is a man too strong and fierce for society, and by temper and position a bad citizen,a morose ruffian, with a dash of the pirate in him;Mnature sends him a troop of pretty sons and daughters, who are getting along in the dames classes at the village school, and love and fear for them smooths his grim scowl to courtesy. Thus she contrives to intenerate the granite and the feldspar, takes the boar out and puts the lamb in, and keeps her balance true.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)