Welcome to Troop 838's web site!

Welcome to Troop 838's web site!  If you are not a member of this troop and want information about Troop 838, click on "About Us" in the left margin.  If you want us to contact you, please click on "Contact Us".

We maintain our newsletter, calendar and related files on this site. An automatic summary of changes will be emailed out every 1 or 2 weeks (based on new items) to keep you posted about new or changing activities.  For youth protection reasons, you must be issued a password to access any detailed information about our activities. Click "Getting Started" on the left Menu bar to see a short description of many features on this site.

Opportunities for Parent Involvement

Posted on Aug 29 2016 - 11:51am
Aren't you jealous of the fun that your Scout has at Troop meetings, campouts and events?  Have you ever wondered how you could share in the fun?  Are you interested in volunteering an hour a week to support the Troop?  Do you want to wear a uniform?  Please contact Frank Cole, Committee Chairman, at 713.305.9552 to learn more about how you can contribute to your Scout's sucess and enrich the Scouting experience for all members of the Troop.

Upcoming Training Opportunitites for Scouts and Adults

Posted on Aug 25 2016 - 7:42pm
For Scouts:  
   Great Leadership Training Opportunities!

Troop 838 - Newest Eagle Scout - Josef Heidenhofer

Posted on Aug 22 2016 - 8:42am

On 8/19/2016, Josef Heidenhofer earned his Eagle rank. He is the Troop's 8th Eagle of 2016.

Josef will be attending University of Dallas this fall, and his presence at future Troop 838 events has already been requested.

Next Troop Meeting - Sunday, September 11

Posted on Aug 22 2016 - 8:36am

Join the Troop at this week's meeting. We will meet in Sweeney Hall at St. Rita's at 7:00pm.

The Troop will not meet on Sunday, September 4.

Greenbar Meeting - September 11 at 5:45pm

Posted on Aug 22 2016 - 8:35am

The Greenbar will meet on Sunday, September 11 at 5:45pm in Sweeney Hall.  Please bring your Greenbar binder and be on time.

Sea Base - Sea Exploring Adventure Trek - July 8-15, 2017

Posted on Aug 18 2016 - 8:29pm

Sea Base 2017 deposits are due. To reserve your spot on this exciting trip, make sure that you are have submitted your payment

SEA BASE July 8th-15th