Announcements- April 10th

Schools are closed next week for the Easter Recess. On Tuesday, April 16th, the Troop will meet at the Troop Equipment Trailer located in the back left of the Mill Pond office parking lot behind the Mobil Mart on Rt. 100 to inventory & prep the Troop’s camping gear. We will meet at 6pm / uniforms are not required. If you available please plan to attend, new scouts will have an opportunity to see the types of equipment we have and better understand how we prepare for our camping trips. This activity should take about an hour.

Our Next Regular Troop Meeting will be Tuesday, April 23rd at 7:30pm at the SMS cafeteria.

New Scouts & Adult Volunteers should bring their completed Applications and/or registration fee $100 (checks payable to Somers Troop 376) if you have not already turned these in. 

Upcoming Events

  • Calendar Change … please mark the date … our April Troop Committee Meeting was changed from April 18th to Thursday April 25th due to the Easter Holiday … we will meet at the Church of the Good Shepherd at 7:30pm … ALL PARENTS ARE WELCOME & ENCOURAGE TO ATTEND. 
  • The April Campout is Friday April 26th thru Sunday April 28th for those registered to attend. 
  • Thursday, May 2nd @ 6pm … the Troop will be coordinating the replacement of flags on Veteran’s graves at the Ivandell Cemetary in Somers in preparation for Memorial Day … this is a Community Service initiative which our Troop has taken on from the VFW post. All Scouts participating will receive Community Service credits needed for Rank Advancement.  This is a friend’s & family event so bring anyone interested. We are looking for adult volunteers to help coordinate … in the past this activity usually took about an hour to complete. 
  • Mark the Date … our May Campout will be Friday May 17th thru Sunday May 19th at Camp Workcoeman in East Hartford, Ct … this is our “New Scout Campout”, we are looking for All Scouts to attend … Parents are welcome!  Details to follow. 

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