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.

USS Lexington Scout Trip - January 26- January 27, 2019 - Spots open

Posted on Jan 17 2019 - 8:37am

Please Check your calendar and sign up for our January outing on the USS Lexington. This is a terrific adventure and the opportunity to sleep aboard a retied Navy Aircraft Carrier.

Need a new name badge?

Posted on Jan 17 2019 - 8:36am

Adult leaders and scouts -

If you are new to the Troop or have lost your badge, please let Mr. Wechsler know. He will be taking orders until the end of January.


Posted on Jan 14 2019 - 9:39am
Plan to join Troop 838 for Summer Camp June 16 - 22!  This year we will head to Camp Rockefeller in North Central Arkansas.

Wood Badge courses

Posted on Jan 14 2019 - 9:39am

The Wood Badge is advanced training for adult leaders in all programs. Wood Badge is a comprehensive training course started by Robert S.S. Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts, to help leaders hone their skills, extend their understanding of boys and of other adults, and go on to new levels of personal growth and learning as Scouters.

Den Chief Training - 1/26 and 2/9

Posted on Jan 14 2019 - 9:38am

Den Chief Training Spring 2019 #1

Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

@St. Rita's Catholic Church Family Center   Dallas, TX

Hungry Games Campout - 2/22 - 2/24, 2019

Posted on Jan 14 2019 - 9:38am
Come join the Troop for a competition filled weekend with Team Ultimate Tag, Cooking Contest and Glow in the Dark Fat Bat. This will not be one to miss!