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.

Join us 5/16 to say celebrate our Seniors! Come to say goodbye and to have some CUPCAKES!!!

Posted on May 9 2021 - 11:39am

At the conclusion of our May 16 meeting (the last meeting before Court of Honor) we will have our Senior Scouts say a brief farewell and tell us their favorite Scouting memory. 

Upcoming Scout meetings

Posted on May 9 2021 - 11:39am

*NO Meeting May 9 - Mother's Day

*May 16 Eagle COH 2:30 and LAST TROOP MEETING 5:30
- Celebration of our Seniors

*Court of Honor May 23 - St. Rita 5:30 BRING MOTHER'S RIBBONS!

Last Swim Test at Town North YMCA - BSA Aquatics requirements - Lifesaving Merit Badge (Eagle Required)

Posted on May 9 2021 - 11:39am

Please visit the Troop 838 calendar to sign up for the classes!

2.    Sunday, May 23
        2:00 to 4:30 pm
        Swim test      TFC         Lifesaving merit badge

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Trade your gear at our next Trading Post exchange! 5/16/21

Posted on May 9 2021 - 11:28am
  • Our Next Trading Post event to take place during the meeting on May 16th.
  • Parents/Scouts to drop off and donate used scout gear for the trading post on or before May 16 - things such as hiking shoes, shirts, backpacks, etc.  All gear must be clean before drop off.  If donating a shirt, keep all patches on the shirt except for those that are "earned". We will set up the post for "shopping" immediately following the barn cleanout at garage sale prices.

Camp Doc submissions

Posted on May 8 2021 - 10:37am

I can see that a number of people have started working on or completed your Camp Doc submissions - THANK YOU
If you have not started yet , please log in and get started (even if it is just an update of personal information) so I can see that you have access to the account.
If you have not received and invite from CAMP DOC - please e-mail me ASAP so we can get that corrected (please send me 2 e-mails that can be used for the invite)

Also - when you do have your BSA Part AB+C completed, please scan and send a copy to Mr Ovenshire at Scott Ovenshire <csovenshire@att.net> - the troop need a copy for the new year.


Final Troop Committee Meeting 5/10/21

Posted on May 5 2021 - 5:53pm
Final Troop Committee Meeting of the year. Monday, May 10th at 7pm.