Year in Review
The Chapelle family is blessed
with health and happiness
this year. We enjoyed a fun-filled year of activities and adventures.
January: Eric and Lucas went airsofting with
friends, the Boy Scout Adventure Base 100 visited San Diego to
100th birthday of Boy Scouting in America, the Boy Scouts
a Winter Klondike, and Sonja and Greg shared a work Camera Club banquet
February: Greg took a Colorado river canoe trip
other Boy Scout leaders, traveled to Philadelphia and Lakehurst New
work, and Sonja participated in the Fresno wind ensemble with her oboe
and took the boys with her to visit the Magic Castle on the way.
March: The Boy Scouts camped at Lake O’Neill
shot shotguns and played miniature golf, our church packed one million
for hungry families, and Greg traveled to Philadelphia for work (again).
April: The Boy Scouts participated in a Camporee and
Lucas played competitive lacrosse.
May: Eric and Greg participated in their Order of
the Arrow Brotherhood ordeal, Lucas competed in the 6th
Olympics, played some more lacrosse, the Boy Scouts went white water
the Kern River, and Eric & Lucas had their school music concerts.
June: Eric graduated from middle school, the Boy
Scouts camped and fished at Lake Morena, Eric played drums in the
of Rock, and the Boy Scouts helped out their sponsoring church with a
project, and spent summer camp on Catalina Island at Emerald Bay where
we snorkeled and Eric had the opportunity to try SCUBA diving.
July: Eric was a Counselor in Training at the local
Boy Scout Camp and taught younger scouts how to fish and use the 22
then to cap off the month Eric & Lucas traveled to Virginia for the
Scout National Jamboree celebrating 100 years of Scouting in the USA.
August: Saw Eric start High School marching band, and
Greg joined the “band Dads” who help move the musical
equipment for the performances.
September: Eric and Greg went to the USNS Washington
ship launching from the National Shipyards in San Diego and
country competitions heated up.
October: Marching band football halftime shows and
weekend band competitions were in full swing, while Lucas’ cross
running competitions traveled throughout Southern California.
November: The Boy Scouts did canoeing, sailing, and
kayaking at Mission Bay, Greg lead some Troop recruiting and
fundraising events in the Fall,
and Sonja traveled to Germany with her mother Lia and sister Heidi.
December: Greg traveled to Lakehurst, Eric and Lucas
participated in their school music concerts, and Christmas found a
reunion with Lia, Heidi, Larry, and Ian visiting from Colorado.