Pancake Breakfast, March 16th 7:30-10a.m.

Because breakfast is the most important meal of the day, Venture Crew 5 is holding its 1st pancake breakfast.  We would like to serve you at this morning feast of pancakes,  , bacon, fruit, orange juice and coffee.  This gathering will be held Saturday, March 16th, 2013 7:30-10 a.m. in the Grace United Methodist multipurpose room.  Please come and support the church venture crew and Boy Scouting program.   To find out more about Crew 5 log on to

Youth come at 6:30 a.m.

Nells Fundraiser

Sunday the 2nd and Sunday the 16th of December, we are having fundraisers at the Nells in town (950 Walnut Bottom Road) from 10:30-4:00.  We’ll be selling hot dogs, sloppy joes, baked goods, and soda as well as candles from our candle fundraiser.

Hotdog and Car Wash Fundraisers

Crew 5,

We are scheduled to have a hot dog fundraiser Friday, 8/10/12 at 10-3 p.m. and another one again on Saturday, 9/1/12 10-4p.m. (Set up 30min. prior)

On Sunday 10/7/12 we are scheduled to do a car wash at Metro Bank 12-4 p.m.  (Set-up 11:30 p.m.)

During these fundraising opportunities you all could sell your candles, etc.

PLEASE, Let me know by tomorrow, 8/1/12, which fundraisers you are able to participate in and what times you can contribute.

Also, a grill, tables, hoses, towels, sponges, scrub brushes, sprayers, and soap are needed.  Include the type and amount of these you can contribute.

Thank you,

Tamela Trussell

NBOF cards


I need you to turn in the NBOF cards by Monday, June 18th or you will have to pay $2.50/ea. for them.  Please return them to Lori Laughrey or Tamela Trussell.  Any questions call 243-9148.  Tamela Trussell’s address is 612 Belvedere St., Carlisle, PA

Thank you,

Mrs. Trussell

Car Wash

Crew car wash, Sunday May 20,  from 11:30 – 3:00 at Metro Bank.

Please bring your car by for a Spring wash.

Crew members! We really need your help to pull this off.  Please help the crew and come wash some cars!

2012 Crazy Olympics Field Day

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Crew 5 will host a refreshment stand at the field day event:

Please sign up to bring breakfast muffins, Baklava  brownies, cupcakes, cookies, or other baked goods to sell at 5/18 Field Day to Thursday 5/17 meeting at Grace United Methodist if you are not coming to the field day Friday, May 18th at 8 a.m.

Also, note if your attending in Greek attire for Field Day, Friday, May 18th 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.  If you can’t attend this entire time note when you can be present.


Crew 5 at Carlisle Barracks Annual Spring Yard Sale

Support the Crew and buy some of our stuff at the yard sale on Saturday, April 21.

If you love yard sales and are looking for that one special treasure, the place to be on Saturday, Apr. 21 is Carlisle Barracks for their annual Spring Yard Sale.

The event, sponsored by the Carlisle Barracks Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation is open to the public.

The Yard Sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. (rain or shine) in front of the participating individuals’ on-post quarters and in the grassy area surrounding the Army and Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) parking lot off Sumner Road.  There will also be a Non-Appropriated Fund sale in the parking lot of Building 632.

Individuals who do not have a Department of Defense decal on their vehicle will enter Carlisle Barracks through the Claremont Road Vehicle Access Center.  All visitors must show a driver’s license, vehicle registration and proof of insurance.

Pulled Pork Sadwiches and Hot Dogs

Crew 5 had a successful fund raiser on Sunday, March 25th. We set up a stand and sold hotdogs, pulled pork sandwiches, and other great things for lunch. We wish to thank Walmart for letting us setup shop for a few hours on Sunday and we wish to thank the great folks in Carlisle who bought our goods and made donations.

The crew will be having more events to earn money for our adventures. Please stay tuned!