|Scouts with the Auburn firefighters who received their annual toy drive donations.|
With the troop’s upcoming 10th Birthday Celebration and Reunion later in the week, Scouts and leaders turned the troop’s Monday, Dec. 12 weekly meeting into its annual “Dirty Santa” gift exchange and toy donation drive. Typically, the holiday activities are part of its December court of honor, which this year was combined with the troop's Dec. 15 birthday and reunion events.
|After unwrapping five gifts, Will finally got|
to keep his final one, which was a walking
In honor of the Christmas season, and in keeping with the troop’s tradition established at its first Christmas Party in 2012, troop families donated toys to the City of Auburn’s Department of Public Safety’s annual toy drive. Gifts included sports equipment and children’s games. Scouts and leaders made the one-mile-round-trip trek from First Presbyterian Church to Auburn Fire Station No. 1 to present their donations.
For more photos from the troop’s annual Christmas Party, visit the troop’s online photo album.