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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.

Merit Badge Rankings - Updated October 20, 2014

Posted on Oct 20 2014 - 9:39pm

Congratulations to our scouts with the most merit badges. Please see the attached document for the most current achievement levels.

Winter Camp Information - Updated 10/20/14

Posted on Oct 20 2014 - 10:40am

Scouts planning to attend Winter Camp this year need to fill out the pages for their merit badge requests – both for the camp Merit Badges and the Eagle Required MBs our Troop will sponsor at our camp site – ASAP and return to Mr. Dorsey to ensure that we can secure your requested Badges.

Please sign up for Winter Camp 2014 on the Troop site ASAP and to be on the lookout for upcoming information about camp.

Name Tag Orders

Posted on Oct 20 2014 - 10:35am
If you ordered a name badge they are now in.  Please see Mr. Wechsler at th

Congratulations to our Newest Eagle Scouts

Posted on Oct 17 2014 - 1:11pm

On October 16, 2014, both Thomas Finley and Dylan Reilly were awarded the rank of Eagle.  Please congratulate them on this accomplishment.

Staff Needed - Webelos Woods - November 21-23

Posted on Oct 17 2014 - 11:08am

If you are interested in staffing the upcoming Webelos Woods at Camp James Ray (November 21-23), please contact Mr. Taken or Debra Lankenau (debra.lankenau@verizon.net).

October 19, 2014 Troop Meeting - St. Rita's Football Field

Posted on Oct 16 2014 - 10:37am

On Sunday, October 19, 2014, the Troop meeting will take place on the St. Rita's football field.  If the weather does not cooperate, we will send out details regarding the rain location.