If you or your scout is interested in the latest gear, mark March 11th on your calendar. Everyone is invited to our March Roundtable. It will be held on March 11th beginning at 7pm at Macedonia Lutheran Church. The Alamance District Camping Committee has arranged for the following vendors to attend and educate us on some of the newest products on the market, places to visit, and programs offered. ________________________________ Gander Mountain - Guest Speaker Lance Milks Lance will be bringing examples of hiking equipment, dutch ovens, and ultralight backpacking. REI (Durham) - Guest Speaker Paul Graf Paul will be bringing examples of current tents, backpacks and sleeping bags that are recommended while hiking and backpacking. In addition, Paul will review the PEAK program that REI offers that dovetails in with our Leave No Trace program. Haw River Outfitters - Guest Speaker Todd Blair Todd is bringing examples of canoes, kayaks and personal flotation devices for the Troops to view and ask questions. NC State Parks - Guest Speaker Sean Higgins, state educator for parks Sean will be providing the Troops and Packs incite on where to take all of the cool gear listed above and how to get the best utilization from it depending on the state park you chose to explore. The Junior Ranger program will also be introduced to the District. This is planned to be a round robin effort utilizing 4 groups of those in attendance at 15-20 minutes per station. After everyone has had a chance to see everything, it will be opened up to go back to the location that you might have extra questions upon and spend additional time. Alamance District Camping Committee - Chair-Robbie Wolfe, Steve Parker, Dave Parker, Mike Laplaca, Ian Baltutis, and Travis Crabtree Thanks Robby Wolfe Camping chr.