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.

Troop Meetings for 2019 - FIRST ONE is August 18, 2019!

Posted on Aug 15 2019 - 5:06pm

Welcome back! I hope you had a restful summer!

Our first troop meeting will be August 18th at 7:00 pm in Sweeney Hall. 

The next meeting will be August 25th.

There will be no meeting on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2, 2019.

Then we will not have one again until September 15th. Then thereafter, they will be every Sunday.

Water Sports Campout - 9/6/19

Posted on Aug 15 2019 - 5:06pm
Sep 6 2019 - 5:00pm
Cedar Creek Lake- Olden's Lake Property
Come enjoy our first outing of the Fall 2019 Semester. We will be enjoying Cedar Creek Lake with boating, swimming and plenty of good food. 


Shooting Sports Merit Badge Event - 8/24/19

Posted on Aug 13 2019 - 8:26am

August 24

Are you a Scout who didn't finish a shooting sports merit badge at Summer Camp (or any other camp or activity)? The Shooting Sports Committee has an event for Scouts to finish up those missing requirements from Archery, Rifle, or Shotgun Shooting.

The event will be at the Camp Wisdom ranges and the only fees required are for any scoring requirement that must be completed. Please bring CASH only.

Committee Meeting for Troop 838 - 9/26/19 at 7 pm

Posted on Aug 13 2019 - 8:26am

 First Committee Meeting Monday August 26th at 7 pm Room 248D.

Then the meetings will be the second Monday each month beginning September 9th.

SUMMER CAMP 2019 -List of each scout and their schedule for merit badge class and Gear LIST!

Posted on May 30 2019 - 11:18am
Plan to join Troop 838 for Summer Camp June 16 - 22!  This year we will head to Camp Rockefeller in North Central Arkansas.

National Youth Leader Training dates for 2019

Posted on May 30 2019 - 11:18am
National Youth Leader Dates have been posted for 2019:
  • Session 1, March 10-15
  • Session 2, March 11-16
  • Session 3, July 15 - 20
  • Session 4, July 22 - 27
  • Session 5, July 23 - 28
  • Session 6, December 26 - 31

Course cost is $240 per participant and $80 per staff member.