Post 916 will be supporting the 2019 Grand Fondo Bike Event at four aide stations from 0730-1700 hours:
Aid Station #1, Open from 8:40 to 10:00, Location 8380Preston Rd Brooksville, FL 34601
Aid Station #2, Open from 9:35 to 11:40, Location 7750E Floral Park Dr. Floral City, FL 34436 (Floral Park area)
Aid Station #3, Open from 10:45 to 2:10, Location 22275Mondon Hill Rd. Brooksville, FL 34601 (along bike path)
Aid Station #4, Open from 10:05 to 4:10, Location 15025Lake Iola Rd. Dade City, FL 33523 (St Joe Farm Market)
25 explorers will be attending the first annual Post 916 Leadership Academy in Camp Blanding, FL from 18-22 March 2019. The training will be challenging and every explorer will benefit from the experience. The training events include numerous law enforcement related scenarios, physical fitness, drill, rappel tower, obstacle course, leadership reaction course, and the engagement skills trainer. The pistol team will also be conducting sustainment training in preparation for the F.A.P.E. state competition.
Nine explorers will be attending the 2019 Scouts of America Winterfest Explorer Training in Gatlinburg, TN from 6-10 February. There are numerous training events planned. Two of our competition teams will participate in the following: Uniform Inspection, Officer Interview, Officer Survival, Drug Identification, Man with a Gun, Law Enforcement Exam, Suspicious Death Investigation, Use of Force, Unknown Trouble, Driving Simulator, and the Tactical Fitness Challenge. Our explorers will also be given the opportunity to have some fun. We will be enjoying the zip line tour, a volleyball competition, and a bowling competition. It will be a packed weekend!
The explorers will be conducting qualification training for the Ride-Along Academy certification from 8-9 December from 0745-1700 and 15-16 December 0800-1700 and 18 December from 1800-2100. The training will be conducted at Safety Town and Pasco Hernando State College.
Cpl Scott will be conducting an explorer recruiting event at Cypress Creek Middle High School from 0730-1530 hours on 7 November 2018. Cypress Creek Middle High School is located at 8701 Old Pasco Rd, Wesley Chapel, FL 33544, USA. We are always looking for quality citizens to join our team!
Post 916 will be performing a parking detail for in support of Generations Church Fall Festival from 25-28 October 2018. Generations Church is located at 1540 Little Rd, Trinity, FL 34655. The detail is currently set for the following times:
25 October: 1700-2100
26 October: 1700-2100
27 October: 1000-COMPLETE
28 October: 1000-COMPLETE.
This is a mandatory event. All persons must report.
Post 916 will be recruiting at Wendell Krinn Technical High School from 1000-1300 on 17 October 2018. Wendell Krinn Technical High School is located at 7650 Orchid Lake Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34653, USA.