Scout Information Night at X-Park

Come out to X-Park (Providence Park, 2nd & D/E St SE) for fun and games, a campfire, tents, rope bridge and other scoutcraft, and food.  You will also learn about the three different scouting programs available on Capitol Hill:

  • Cub Scouting – For boys in 1st through 5th grades.
  • Boy Scouting – For boys in 6th grade through age 17.
  • Venturing – For boys and girls age 14-21.

Events begin at 6:30pm on Wednesday, September 20.  Youth and adult representatives from all of the above programs will be on hand to answer questions and show you what is planned for the upcoming year.

In the past 2 years, Troop 380 scouts:

  • Went on a 10-day canoeing trip in Maine
  • Climbed down ice-covered rocks next to waterfalls
  • Camped monthly
  • Hiked for 6 days in the woods
  • Made tools using blacksmithing techniques
  • Went whitewater rafting

Come join the fun!  Meetings are weekly on Wednesday evenings at 7:15 at St. Peter’s Church.

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Thank you for your support!

Thanks to all who supported our Fish Fry fundraiser.  Here are some pictures from our trip to Maine last summer.  This summer, we will backpack in western Virginia, and in 2018 we will ride horseback in rural New Mexico.  Funds from the Fish Fry support those big trips and year-round camping, leadership and character development.

 

 

 

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Fish Fry Dinner March 3

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Lenten Fish Fry at St. Peter’s!!

March 3, 2017  •  5 to 8 PM  •  St. Peter’s Church Hall
Come out for a traditional fish fry to support Boy Scout Troop 380!

(To Go boxes available)

Dinner includes Fish & Sides, Iced Tea & Lemonade and Bake Sale Desserts
 
  • Adults – $18
  • Children (under 12) – $7
  • 3 & Under Free ($2 more at the door)
Tickets available online or from a Troop 380 scout
 

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Why Join Troop 380 – Fun & Adventure!

A great way to learn leadership, build character and foster responsibility.

Here are some activities the troop does each year:

  • White water rafting
  • Camping
  • Winter skiing
  • Historical hiking & mountain treks
  • Bicycle trips
  • Week long summer camp
  • High Adventure
  • Community service
  • Learn new skills such as first aid, cooking, wilderness survival, flag ceremonies and many more.

Rank advancement—you can work your way from Tenderfoot all the way to Eagle Scout!

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Off to Goshen

Troop 380 set off to Camp Bowman at Goshen Scout Reservation this morning.  It was a nice sunny day for the troop to head off to camp.  After shuffling the gear around in the bus a bit, all the scouts were loaded and were ready to head out.  We will see them when they return next week with a number of merit badges and rank advancements completed.

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Troop 380 Scout Becomes A Member of The Order of the Arrow

First Class Scout Alejandro Gonzales-Evans became a new member of the Order of the Arrow on May 15, 2016. Troop members elected Alejandro, Star Scout Niels and First Class Scout Noah as candidates to attend the Order of the Arrow Ordeal Weekend. Alejandro successfully completed all of the requirements of Ordeal Weekend. At the conclusion of Ordeal Weekend, he was accepted as a member of the Order of the Arrow in a colorful ceremony held at Cedarville State Forrest, Maryland. Candidates Niels and Noah will attend the Ordeal Weekend this Fall. To learn more about the Order of the Arrow please visit their web site at http://www.oa-bsa.org.OA-Alejandro

 

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Donate Used Bikes to Needy in Africa

Troop 380 Life Scout Will Haislmaier is conducting a drive to assist the needy in developing countries by collecting used bikes for Bikes for the World.  Please bring your used bike to the Hill Center on Saturday, March 19.  Troop 380 scouts are expected to assist, and can sign up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0a4fa4ac29a3ff2-will.

See this Bike Collection Flyer for details about this Troop 380 Eagle Scout Project.

 

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