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Welcome to the web site for Boy Scout Troop 540 of Glastonbury, CT!

If you are thinking about joining our troop, please visit our About Us page.  We meet on Tuesdays at 7:00 PM at Gideon Welles Middle School.  You can also contact our Troop Liaison for more details.


  
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10/28 Completed Popcorn Order Forms and Full Payment Due!

All order forms and full payment must be handed in at our October 28th Troop meeting. If you are unable to attend please make arrangements to have your form and full payment dropped off.

 Make sure your form has the following:

* Your name

* Your reward selection

* Clearly written and accurate order entries

* Accurate popcorn and money totals at the bottom

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Summer Camp 2015 - DATE Change!!!
Due a change at Council, our week at Summer Camp 2015 has changed.  The troop calendar has been updated.  Please make sure your personal/family calendar is updated as well.  We don't want any Scout to miss this!!  Summer Camp is the best week of the year!  Ask anyone - even Mr Cannon!  DATES: July 12-18, 2015! 

10/26 Fire Safety Merit Badge Registration
Sign up is open for the Fire Safety merit badge in November.  Contact Paul Kehoe ( gfd@kehoe4.com ) by midnight on October 26th.  There will be two or three night sessions in November, possibly Sunday nights or whatever works for those attending.  Require one or ideally two parents with current YPT to attend each session.  I plan to offer this badge once every two years.

 

10/28 - Meeting @ Glastonbury High School Cafe
We are NOT meeting at Gideon Welles at all in October!  10/28 - GHS.  Please watch the calendar so you don't miss a meeting! 

11/21 - 11/23 Thanksgiving Campout
This is our annual Thanksgiving Campout, everyone will enjoy a delicious turkey dinner at site 6 Saturday evening!  Come join us and bring your appetite! read more ...

Philmont Trek 2015 - Training Hikes & WFA Training

Practice hikes are posted on the Troop Calendar through December 2014.  Questions about the hikes should be directed to Alex Kaminski.  Wilderness First Aid training (WFA) is not required for all participants but is HIGHLY recommended.  Questions about WFA training can be directed to Kathleen Seitz, Dennis Rhim or Jack Cannon.

We have 5 spots left for Scouts.  If we gain two additional Scouts up to a max of 18, Adults 1-6 will participate with the remaining adults as alternates. The dates for the treks are August 3-15, 2015.  We will spend a few days ahead of arriving at Philmont on 8/3 in activities acclimating to the altitude.  Estimated departure is Saturday August 1, 2015 with two nights in Colorado before arriving at Philmont. 


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