Visit Troop 281!

Come and meet the Scouts of Troop 281 at a regular Troop meeting and learn about the Guns, Knives and Fire award!!

Meetings the first three Tuesdays of the Month 7:00-8:30pm

We've scheduled two different summer camps in June and July with monthly outings in between. Join Us!

Questions? Fill out the Contact Us page.

Service Project at GRDC

Posted on Jul 16 2015 - 8:48pm

Scouts we have an opportunity to give service to our charter organization AND do it with Pack 281. 

On Saturday 8/1 at 9:30am and Wednesday 8/5 at 6:30pm we will be helping in the GRDC garden to get it ready for the school year.

Please sign up for one of these events on the web site.

Forensics outing! You can still sign up!

Posted on Jul 16 2015 - 8:34pm

Tuesday August 4th, in place of the Troop meeting we will be doing a day outing in Sacramento.  

Plan is to learn about forensic science at the Convention Center, have lunch and possibly see a movie.

Sign up on the troop web site. We need to know how many Scouts will be going.

On August 4, the International Association for Identification will be holding their annual conference in Sacramento.  As part of their conference, they are inviting youth groups likes scouts to come and learn about forensic science.  There is no charge for this event that ASM Tom Scheffelin is coordinating for our Troop.   The scouts (and driving chaperones) can learn about Bloodstain Patterns, Digital Evidence, Forensic Photography and much more.  Please let Tom know if you will attend no later than June 30 by registering online.   

Update Vehicle Info and Medical Forms

Posted on Mar 23 2015 - 1:55pm

Each year we need new medical forms and vehicle information. Please turn in your updated information at an upcoming Troop meeting to Sharon Cawley.

Medical Forms are attached.

For vehicle information please provide the following:

Troop 281 earns JTE Gold Level

Posted on Feb 24 2015 - 4:34pm

Troop 281's adult leaders and the Capital City District Commissioner have certified that the Troop has earned the GOLD level in the Journey to Excellence program for its 2014 program. The Troop has earned the highest (gold) level in each of the last five years. Congratulations to all on this outstanding achievement!  

BSA Troop # 281

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