Troop 62

Hockanum River District
Connecticut Rivers Council
South Windsor, Connecticut

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This page updated 3/4/2017

Welcome

Welcome to Boy Scout Troop 62 — scouting for 80 great years!

Our troop welcomes all boys, ages 11-17, who want to follow the Eagle Trail. Boys can join Scouting at any time, regardless of their background or experience.

If you're interested in the Scouting program, please feel free to come to our meetings, contact one of our Adult Leaders, or check our FAQ Page.


Meetings - We meet 7:15 - 9:00 p.m. every Thursday that school is in session, at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 109 Sand Hill Road, South Windsor

Special Announcements


Upcoming Events
  • Mar 09-11 - Mar Campout to Camp Alpine in Alpine, NJ
  • Mar 16 - Troop Meeting - 7:15-9:00 pm - St. Peters
  • Mar 23 - Troop Meeting - 7:15-9:00 pm - St. Peters
  • Mar 30 - Court of Honor - 7:30-9:00 pm - St. Peters
  • Apr 6 - Troop Meeting for New Scouts only - 7:15-9:00 pm - St. Peters
  • Apr 7-11 - Big Trip to Washington, DC
  • Apr 20 - Troop Meeting - 7:15-9:00 pm - St. Peters
  • Apr 27 - Swimming at Health Trax - 7:00-9:00 pm - *** Meet at Geissler's ***

*** Regular troop meetings (7:15pm) will be held at St. Peters. ***

  • March Campout to Camp Alpine in Alpine, NJ - March 10-12

    Join the troop for the March campout at Camp Alpine, NJ, March 10-12. Scouts will be able to use their climbing wall and test their skills in getting to the top. In addition, this camp has a great fort and open space to play outdoor games. The weekend will feature lean-to camping, and patrol cooking. We will take registrations at the Feb 23rd and Mar 2nd troop meetings. Please see the FLYER for additional details.


  • Spring 2017 Court of Honor - March 30

    Please join us at the Spring Court of Honor as we celebrate the achievements of the scouts. This special evening will include the presentation of earned badges, rank advancement and awards. We will welcome our Webelos into the troop. Proper dress for scouts and scouters is the Boy Scout dress shirt including badge sash, neckerchief, and khaki, scout or other acceptable pants (please, no jeans). Special awards may be worn on this occasion. There will be a brief parents' meeting at the end of the ceremony. Please see the FLYER for additional details.


  • April Big Trip to Washington, DC - April 7-11

    Troop 62's BIG Trip this year is Washington DC. In order to make all the necessary reservations and arrangements, we will need a count of scouts, parents and leaders that are going. Please let us know as soon as possible if you plan to go. The trip cost is $250 for boy scouts and $290 for leaders/adults. A $50.00 deposit is due by March 2nd. The balance is due by March 23rd. Refunds: 100% if a request is made by March 23rd, afterwards refunds based on expenses not already incurred. Please see the FLYER for additional details.


  • Summer Camp preparations are in full swing!!!
    ***Please see the following links for the Summer Camp Check List, and "What Should My Son Pack For Summer Camp". Please read through it completely as it has key dates and times as well as things to consider for your scout to have an enjoyable time at Camp Hinds. If you have any questions, please e-mail Debbie Smith at hdsjy5@cox.net.
  • Adult Leaders

    Brian Wylie.............. Scoutmaster............................................................. Scoutmaster@troop62sw.org
    Malay Chokshi....... Troop Committee Chair..................................... CommitteeChair@troop62sw.org
    Rick Holmes............ Advancement Chair........................................... Advancement@troop62sw.org
    Malay Chokshi.......... Web Coordinator................................................ Webmaster@troop62sw.org

    Adult Leader News

    • BSA Youth Protection Training Available Online

      The BSA National Council has made Youth Protection Training available online. Completion of this training is essentially required for all adult leaders, since National and Local BSA tour (travel) permits will soon require that at least one adult leader on each trip have this training. This is a comprehensive, high-quality training seminar, dealing with a difficult subject in a professional manner. All adult leaders are required to take this training. At the completion of the online training...
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