Methods of the Scouting Program
Joining and Fees
FAQ for Parents
Most Boy Scouts will participate in a weekly troop meeting, a monthly day
trip and a weeklong camping trip during the summer. Some preparation time
is also required.
Weekly meetings - normally
last 2 hours to provide time for skill learning and future planning
Monthly outings - normally a
weekend camping excursion or field trip. Puts skills learned during
the month to practical application.
position - The Boy Scout troop, although boy run, is overseen by a
group of Scoutmasters and a Troop Committee. The volunteers work
with time and talent to support the efforts of the young men who
have been elected to run and guide their troop. Adults are mentors
who provide encouragement and counsel.
Troop Committee - Meetings
once a month. The members of the committee perform their tasks as
needed throughout the month. Positions include: Chairman, Secretary,
Treasurer, Activity Chair, Transportation Chair, Equipment Chair,
Advancement Chair, etc.
- Scoutmaster & Assistant Scoutmaster -
They work closely with the boys on a weekly basis.
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