Webelos invited to visit Troop 281

Calling all Webelos!

Many fun activities at Troop 281!

Come visit us at a Tuesday night Troop meeting the first 3 Tuesdays of the month.

7-8:30pm at our summer location:  Christ the King Lutheran Church located at 5811 Walnut Ave, Orangevale, CA 95662.

A message from the Scoutmaster

Posted on Jun 19 2016 - 4:40pm

Hello Troop 281 Scouts and families,

The Patrol Leaders’ Council meeting will be this Tuesday night, June 22nd, at Christ the King Lutheran Church.  PLC members, in Class B uniform, should arrive by 6:45 pm to prepare for the meeting.  Our next Troop meeting will be on July 5th. 

Adult Position Available-Membership Chair

Posted on Jun 18 2016 - 11:05pm


Membership Chair

Are you looking for a way to help the Troop go?

Are you wanting to volunteer, but do not have an unlimited amount of time?

Membership Chair handles annual re-charter (October-December event) by working closely with the Charter Rep and Committee Chair. Looks for opportunities to recruit members and coordinates booth/tables at events with other Packs. Maintains membership records of youth and adults.

It will take approximately up to 1.5 hours of your time each month.

Please contact Teri Peterson, Committee Chair if you are interested in this position. 

Say What?

Posted on Apr 13 2016 - 4:22pm

Merit Badge Pamphlets are now online

NYLT Training Available

Posted on Apr 10 2016 - 6:20pm

The Golden Empire Council is holding three NYLT sessions in 2016.  While it's too late the sign up for the first session, there's still time to sign up for one of the other sessions.  If you've taken ILST, I encourage to attend one of the NYLT sessions.  The attached flyer contains more information.  You can also visit the Golden Empire Council website to get more infomation and sign up. 

Merit Badge Opportunities

Posted on Apr 10 2016 - 5:43pm

Here are a couple of opportunities to have some fun, learn something, and earn a merit badge.  Check these out.

Canoeing Merit Badge - http://www.gec-bsa.org/event/1900403

Summer Camp Lassen money is due

Posted on Apr 2 2016 - 8:18am

Summer Camp Lassen is coming up fast. 

Camp cost: cost $400 per youth and $200 per adult.  Remember, Scouts can earn their way to camp by selling Camp Cards that are out now.  

  • Great selection of merit badges
  • ATVs (must be 14)
  • Horsemanship and horse rides
  • Great COPE course
  • Shotgun and rifle shooting
  • Mountain biking
  • Action archery...

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