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.

Service Hour Opportunity - Blackland Prairie Merit Badge Event

Posted on Aug 31 2015 - 8:58am
Need service hours?  Interested in helping Troop 838 host a Merit Badge event?  Are you the rank of First Class or higher?  Look no further...

Philmont - 2016!

Posted on Aug 31 2015 - 8:53am

It is never to early to start planning for Philmont.  Troop 838 has reserved two treks for July 2016.  Space is limited so sign up today:  http://www.troop838.com/node/7946

Next Troop Meeting - Sunday, September 13, 2015

Posted on Aug 31 2015 - 8:52am

The next Troop meeting is Sunday, September, 13.  We will meet at the usual time (7pm) in the usual place (Sweeney Hall).

Blackland Prairie District Merit Badge Event - Saturday, September 5

Posted on Aug 31 2015 - 8:41am

Troop 838 is hosting a Merit Badge Event this Saturday.  Take time on this holiday weekend to earn some merit badges.  

Saturday, September 5th, 2015

BSA Popcorn Sales - September 4 - October 23

Posted on Aug 27 2015 - 9:26pm
It’s that time again! The BSA Popcorn Fundraiser begins September 4th. Selling popcorn is great way to put money in your scout account and help the troop. 

Adult Leader - Face-to-Face Youth Protection Training - Thursday, September 17 at 7pm

Posted on Aug 27 2015 - 9:26pm

Troop 838 is hosting a training session for adult leaders to renew their Youth Protection Training (YPT) certification.  

Adult leaders who participate in BSA activities which last more than three days are required to hold current YPT certificates.  If you are a new adult leader or need to renew your certificate, join us for this training session.