Troop 62

Hockanum River District
Connecticut Rivers Council
South Windsor, Connecticut

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This page updated 5/26/2016

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 *** See notes below for temporary meeting location ***

Special Announcements


  • IMPORTANT NOTICE - Troop Meeting Place. We are meeting at St. Peter's once again. Meetings will be in the trailer until the repairs are completed in the regular hall.
    • May 26 - Flag Placement at First Congregational Church 6:30p, then Troop Meeting - 7:15-9:00 pm - St. Peters
    • May 30 - Memorial Day Parade starting Nutmeg Road South and finishing at VMP - 9am-Noon
    • Jun 02 - Troop Meeting - 7:15-9:00 pm - St. Peters - !!! Summer Camp Final payment is due !!!
    • Jun 09 - Troop Meeting - 7:15-9:00 pm - St. Peters - Reservations due for Monadnock
    • Jun 17-19 - Jun Campout to Mt Monadnock

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


  • Thursday, May 26th, 6:30p - The troop will be be placing flags on the graves at the First Congregational Church, 993 Main Street, in honor of Memorial Day. This is followed by the regular troop meeting at St. Peter's beginning at 7:15p. We also need parents to help transport scouts from FCC to the meeting at St. Peters.

  • Monday, May 30th, 9:15a-Noon - Memorial Day Parade - starting Nutmeg Road South and finishing at VMP - parade steps at 10:00a, ceremony begins at VMP ~11:00a, ends ~noon

  • Jun Campout to Mt Monadnock - The troop will camp at and hike up Mt Monadnock Jun 17-19Register by Jun 9 to reserve your spot. Please see the flyer for details.

  • Summer Camp preparations are in full swing!!!
    ***Important change to Summer Camp Fees. Unfortunately, the payment information on Camp Hinds website and Pine Trees Council registration page were not the same numbers. The actual camp price per scout is $10 less, so the final amount due to the Troop for camp will be $420. The price for sibling is $15 more with a final price of $385. If you have already paid in full, we will refund the overage. Sorry for the misinformation, there was a miscommunication between the Camp and the Council.
    ***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. Merit Badge Selection Forms: The required forms to submit are:

    Next PLC: Tuesday, Jun 7 at 7:00pm - Wylie House

    Next Trip: 6/17-6/19 - Camping and Hiking Mt Monadnock in NH - flyer

Adult Leaders

Brian Wylie.............. Scoutmaster............................................................. Scoutmaster@troop62sw.org
Cheryl Constantine....... Troop Committee Chairman..................................... CommitteeChair@troop62sw.org
Rick Holmes............ Advancement Chairman........................................... 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 encouraged to take this training as soon as possible. At the completion of the online training...
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