Re-charter / Registration for 2017/18 Scout Year
It’s time for the Troop’s annual membership renewal process (formerly known as Recharter).  It is quick and easy and can be done here online
The deadline is November 14th, but it makes life easier for all involved to get this done early. If you miss the deadline, the alternative is filling in all those forms again, and nobody wants to do that!!

Any questions, please contact
 Lorna Blount lorna@blounts.net or 
Benedicte Richard brcre8@gmail.com

Come and help your fellow Scouts on what, for many, is the final step on the long Trail to Eagle. Helping a fellow Scout, and gaining insights that will help you on your own Trail...what's not to love!

If you want to advertise your Eagle Project here, contact Mr Molyneux with details.

Popcorn Sales 

Always a great Fundraiser, Popcorn sales are on again.
 Please turn in completed sales forms to Mr. Binford no later than TM on November 14th. 

Distribution of popcorn will be around December 16th.

Questions regarding popcorn should be directed to Mr. Biford at

Sign ups and Campouts

Winter Camp 12/26-31

Webelos Woods at Bovay 1/19-21/18 

Merit Badge Fair 3/3/18

Camporee 4/6-8/18

Don't forget to Sign up for Firewood deliveries on 11/11.

1/19-21/18 - Webelos Woods at Bovay

Your Scout Account will be glad you did....!



Key Upcoming Events/Activities 

11/7 - TM - Toting Chip

11/11 - Veterans Day - Flag carriers note!!

11/14 - TM - Fitness Night

11/21 - Thanksgiving break - NO Troop Meeting!

11/28 - TM - Firebuilding

See our Troop Calendar for other exciting events!

Looking for a Leadership role?

After the great work done at the Scouthouse and Garage over the summer, we are still looking for Quartermasters to help with equipment organization, maintenance, and preparation. 

Interested in using those online skills to help the Troop? We are looking for a new Scout Webmaster to keep this site up to date.  

Speak to your SPL if you are interested in either of these leadership positions. 

Arrow of Light Team

Are you interested in joining the first ever Troop 209 AOL Team to attend crossover ceremonies for Webelos Transitioning to Boy Scouts? Please see Olwyn Lambert or Mr. Neff for more details of this unique opportunity. 

Flags Across America 

Labor Day is just around the corner, so make sure you are ready for the first flag posting of the new school year. 

Watch out for announcements - Mr. Walters may need help prepping new flags and repairing old. 

Flag Carriers - check out the documents section for new T209 regulations regarding Flag Display for Flags Across America. Click here to go to the new guidelines

Parent & New Leaders Guide to a Boy Led Troop

A Document has been added explaining the aims, processes, pitfalls and benefits of operating a Boy-Led Troop. It can be found under the documents tab, or at this link

Service Projects

Scouts still needed for Color Guard at McMeans JH on 11/10 

Please contact Mr King if you can help out on this longstanding commitment to the School. 

Color Guard needed for Flag Ceremony at Falcon Point on 11/11

See Mr. Neff for details.

Clothed by Faith (http://www.clothedbyfaith.org/) is a local charity managed by one of our Scout parents.  If you are looking for service hours, please contact :


Scouts must be over 16 to work without parents. Scouts aged 14-16 are welcome, but parents must be 
present at all times.

Check back for more service projects 

Troop 209 Automated Signup

Please use the online automated system for signing up for all  campouts, activities, service projects etc, as well as submitting Youth Leadership Reports. 

Click HERE to access the system, and refer to the emails sent previously ref logon requirements/passwords

Troop 209 High Adventure Criteria 

Click here for the Selection Criteria Workbook.

This workbook contains 2 worksheets, one for Scout and one for Adult

Troop 209 News    


 Automated Sign up and Reporting System

The system is available and ready for use. Click here to learn how to use it, and what it can do for you!

Click here to submit your monthly Leadership Reports, sign up for Campouts, and check out Merit Badge requirements and Counsellors.

WebMaster's Corner

To join our Email List, please click here to visit the Yahoo Group page. Once there, click "+Join Group" 

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people 
to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes 
by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.

Troop 209 "Flags Across America"

Want to learn more about our key fundraising activity?

Click here to learn about the troop flag program.

Flag subscription forms can be accessed below:

New flag subscription form

Flag renewal form

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