Welcome to Troop 216!

Troop 216
has been serving the Alamo, Danville and Walnut Creek communities for a little over 63 years. We are proud to be the oldest chartered troop in the Meridian District. The troop has consistently earned the Quality Unit Award – Gold Level, each year for leadership, outdoor programs and scout accomplishments.

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Family Life Merit Badge

Posted on Sep 18 2014 - 9:16pm

If you would like to get on the list to meet with Pam Whitman for family life MB please email her at slmwhitman@astound.net Do not assume you are on my list to meet, please email me again.

SMC/BoR and Summer Camp Paperwork

Posted on Sep 17 2014 - 11:52pm

The troop will be doing Scoutmaster Conferences and Board of Reviews on 9/23 and 10/14. The troop meeting on 10/14 will be the last chance to turn in anything for the 10/28 CoH. Please email ASM Doug Johnston at T216Advancement@gmail.com if you have completed the requirements for your next rank to get on the list. Those on the list will get priority and others will be allowed if time permits.

I have awards and/or summer camp paperwork for the scouts below. Please see ASM Doug Johnston at a troop meeting if you are on the list to pick up your items. Joseph Chrisman, Lee Donohue, Daniel Dufau, Jeff Gabie, Alexander Keegan, Andrew Kemmerer, Cameron Meek, Neal Patel, Reggie Ruiz, JD Schurr, Thomas Tish, Jacob Tucker, Ben Wendlandt, Zach Wiesenthal.

Need Supplies for Service Project

Posted on Sep 16 2014 - 9:42pm

For the upcoming Service Project at Alamo School - Day on the Green, SUNDAY - Sept. 21st, the Scouts need empty Toilet Paper Rolls and Paper Towel Rolls.  Please bring these items to the next Troop Meetings - there will be a box at the front door.  Scouts Will and Dylan will lead the troop Scouts in helping elementary school kids make bird feeders, speakers, and pet rocks out of used items at Alamo School's Day on the Green.  Please sign up on the Troop website to help at this great event.  

Popcorn Kick Off Information

Posted on Sep 14 2014 - 9:30pm

Popcorn Kernals:  Donna Courington, Vivian Meek, Cara Stewart, Mary Carter. The Troop's Popcorn Kick Off was last Tuesday - Troop Meeting.  Ms. Stewart led this fun Kick Off event and gave all Scouts in attendance a goal for the next Troop Meeting.  Ask your Scout!   IF your Scout missed this meeting, Popcorn Order Forms will be available at THIS TUESDAY's Troop Meeting. IMPORTANT DATES:  October 20th ALL ORDER FORMS ARE DUE!  Please keep the popcorn money from your orders, until you collect ALL amount due.  November 15th PICK UP YOUR POPCORN from Mrs. Courington Wendlandt's garage.  November 30th ALL POPCORN MONEY IS DUE TO Mrs. Courington Wendlandt.

Sea Kayaking - Only Two Spots Open

Posted on Sep 14 2014 - 9:29pm

Two spots for the upcoming Sea Kayaking activity - October 12th.  The first two to sign up on the Troop website will attend. 

Second Sea Kayaking Course Date Added

Posted on Sep 14 2014 - 9:28pm

Mrs. Schurr was able to secure a second Sea Kayaking course date!  October 26th - Sunday.  Same time, same location.  Please go to the Troop Calendar for details.  ALL SEABASE ATTENDEES - Sign up on the Troop website as soon as possible to secure your spot!  We need adult attendees - at least one SM / ASM and one parent.

BSA Troop # 216

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