Troop 68, BSA
Troop 68, BSA

 

 

Welcome to Troop 68

Trumbull, CT

 

Chartered By St. Theresa's Church

Over 65 Years Of Service To Area Youth

 

 

 

 

  

Scout Meetings Resume 9/2/2016

 

TROOP NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS 

11/30 - Gear Pickup St Theresa's Gear room 6:30pm
12/2-12/4 December Campout Webb Mountain  
12/9 - Gear Return/Troop Meeting (Elections) St Theresa's 7:00p/7:30p
12/16 - Troop Meeting ( Court of Honor) St Theresa's 7:30pm
12/19 - Parent Meeting St Theresa's Library 7:30pm
1/6 - Troop Meeting St Theresa's 7:30pm
1/8 - PLC Mr A's house 7:00pm
1/13 - Troop Meeting St Theresa's 7:30pm
1/18 - Gear Pickup St Theresa's Gear Room 6:30pm
1/20 - 1/22 - Klondike Derby Deer Lake  
1/23 - Parent Meeting St Theresa's Library 7:30pm
1/27 - Gear Return/Troop Meeting St Theresa's 7:00pm/7:30pm

 

Troop 68 Recharter Time:

 

***IMPORTANT*** Please remember all leaders must take youth protection training every year.

You must take the course in 2016 or your registration will not be renewed with Connecticut Yankee Council

 

  • Training courses are available online at:  https://my.scouting.org/.  You can log in or create a My Scouting account then click on Youth Protection Training on the right side.

 

BSA ID Numbers:  It is highly recommended that you use your BSA Member ID when creating an account to take the online courses. This is the only way that council can check if you have taken the course and determine if you are eligible to continue as a leader.

 

Troop 68 Email List Tips:

To email everyone on the list, send your email to list@troop68bsa.org
An email sent to this address is "broadcast" to the entire list. 
 
However, when you Reply to a message, it is only sent to the original sender, not the entire list. If you wish to reply to the list, Forward the email to list@troop68bsa.org
 
This email system is set up for better communication between all of us. Do not be afraid to use it.
Because the list is actively maintained, your message will reach all the Troop 68 families.
 
Here are some suggested uses, based on questions we've received recently: 
  • Need a ride to a camp out
  • Offering a ride 
  • Lost and Found items
  • Questions about dates or times not on the troop website (www.troop68bsa.org)
  • Announcements 
  • Any other information you think might be useful to the other families of your troop

 

Yawgoog 2016 Photo Gallery

 

Youth Protection Training - Have you done your yearly training ? If not, click here: https://my.scouting.org/ 

  

Camp Yawgoog Scout Reservation - 2015:  We had another great week at camp this summer! The boys were very active and productive earning 83 segments, 75 merit badges, 9 rank advancements, 2 Mile Swim and 3 Snorkeling BSA awards. The troop also took 1st place at Yawgoog's 100th Anniversary "Rock-n-Roll" cake bake-off contest!   

Yawgoog 2015 "Born to be a Scout" - Youtube

 

High Adventure Trips:  Our scouts have taken part in once in a lifetime chances to experience the very best scouting has to offer at the most beautiful places on earth.  

 

Take a look at our High Adventure videos:

Philmont Scout Ranch, New Mexico - 2014

Key Largo Scuba, Florida Sea Base - 2011

 

Eagle Scouts: Troop 68 is honored to recognize our newest Eagle Scout, Griffin D'Amato. Congratulations to Griffin and his family on this special achievement!

 

Interested in Joining Troop 68

New Members are always welcome, membership is open to boys who have completed fifth grade or are 11 years old. If you are interested, please call or e-mail our Scoutmaster, Mr. Abrahamson, at 203-459-0482 or scoutmaster@troop68bsa.org. We'll invite you to a meeting or two so you and your parents can see what our program is all about. You do not have to live in Trumbull or belong to St. Theresa Church to join the troop.

 

Join the Troop E-mail List

All Scouts and parents in Troop 68 should join the troop email list - important announcements about activities are sent out each week to all members. To subscribe or unsubscribe, please email your contact information to: scoutmaster@troop68bsa.org
 
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