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Welcome to Troop 5

Troop 5 is a boy-run Boy Scout Troop!! ("boy-run" means that the adult scout leaders train and encourage the boys to take leadership positions within the troop). We are located in Stamford, CT at St. John's Episcopal Church, and we serve scouts in Lower Fairfield County, part of Powahay District of the Connecticut Yankee Council. If you are thinking of becoming a Boy Scout, we would love for you to join us. For more information, please see our attached flyer or select the "Contact Us" link to send an inquiry. For Scouts and Families of Troop 5, please visit the password-protected Members Area, which has Videos and Photos, important dates and times, plus much much more!! If you don't remember how to access the Members Area, ask one of the leaders. Welcome Webelos! We encourage you to visit our Troop. We know that you are visiting many troops, and they may all sound the same. We think we have a terrific group of scouts and adult leaders. There's always the temptation to just pick the Scout Troop that's closest to home; but that's not always the best match for the Scout. Come visit us and find out why we attract Scouts from all over!
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See videos from this Weekend

Posted on Aug 28 2016 - 4:15pm

The Camp Out was hardcore. The Scouts, with their Adult Leaders finished claiming an old outpost, in a region, far, far away... After some good hard work, the Scouts took some rest . Login to see videos of Hammock camping in the outpost and MRE trailer. Thank You to everyone for pitching n and making it a great weekend, and please remember, Check for Ticks and other rashes and bites, Drink you water and always stay with your buddy!

Survival Skills Camp Out Friday, 8/26

Posted on Aug 20 2016 - 11:00am
Please login to see the detail to the upcoming August camping trip. This will be a relaxing, back to basics camp out, all Scouts are invited. If you are having trouble logging in, contact the Scoutmaster. Please use the Register Now button at the bottom, left, even if you can't attend- it really helps in organizing.
 

Popcorn is Coming - It's important and Exciting, Save the Dates!

Posted on Aug 20 2016 - 10:03am

Popcorn Sales are coming and it's important to book the dates- we will give out the materials at our first meeting at the end of the month. Save these coming dates- Acme Grocery Store, 2 weekends (Sept 10 -11 & Sept 24 - 25), We will be doing split shifts between older and younger Scouts. Parents will be asked to be available to assist. We will have a "Square" device to accept Credit Cards at the Show and Sell. We also have the option of Stop and Shop on Main for the 24th and 25th. A full E-Mail with all details is coming- these events are very important to our Troop's Fund Raising and Program.

Summer Camp was a Hit!

Posted on Aug 2 2016 - 5:51am

Summer Camp Was a Hit with Each Scout earning their Merit Badges and enjoying a great week in the woods.Photos coming soon!

 

Important Summer Camp Notes

Posted on Jul 21 2016 - 8:53am

Please read in Full - Log in to see entire message, Contact me if you can't see- The Dance is on! Thursday Night, with the Local Girls YWCA. Bring a Nice Shirt and Shorts, alld Scouts will need to fill out the permission to leave camp form (will be mailed seperately). Please do not arrive before 3 PM, no later than 3:30. You will see us in hte big field. The older boy program is now open toall scouts for Free Time, Details at Camp. I suggest if your child has Medications that you include a Photo in hte bag. Class A Uniforms, For the New Scouts a Shirt, Shorts and the Troop-5 hat will be fine, you can pick this up at the Scout Shop in Milford if youo haven't already gotten them their uniforms. They can instruct you on patches, but don't worry if you can't get them sewn on in time. There will be night time activities too! I will be sending an e-mail shortly as an update on any missing forms / signatures from the paperwork. Please Bring your Check / Payment made to Troop-5 if you haven't already handed it in- Important.. YIS Joel, joeldegray@gmail.com

Summer Camp Forms Due this Friday

Posted on Jul 12 2016 - 3:24am

All Sumer Camp Forms Due to Mr. DeGray by This Friday. CALL If Questions 203.969.4058. IMPORTANT DEADDLINE  

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