"Troop 1539-In Scouting, a boy is encouraged to educate himself instead of being instructed"

Next Troop Meeting
Monday, 2/13/2023
7:00 PM     VFW Hall
Skills Instruction:Service Patrol:
     - Snow Caving How-To
- Cold Weather Sleeping/Packing
- Snow Shoes Etiquette
- Snow Boots
- Website Games
- Netiquette

 Patrol of the Quarter
     Reigning:   Ottrrr (2022 - Fourth)
Troop 1539, Kitsap District, Chief Seattle Council was founded in 1972. We are chartered by Veterans of Foreign Wars, Henry Bryner Post 4992. We are a very active troop of 71 scouts, of which 1 is Eagle Rank, who meet on Mondays at 7:00 PM in the basement of the VFW hall at 9981 Central Valley Road. This site currently hosts 245,895 pictures from our troop's outings, with even more hiqh quality copies on our associated SmugMug site (troop1539.smugmug.com). The average age of our scouts is 14 years, 1 month, and they have collectively earned 402 Merit Badges in the past year. We are very big on the outdoor program, having completed 29 camp outs totaling 89 nights of camping in the past year alone! We feel it is important to give back to our community, towards which we have completed 555.5 hours of service this past year. Our current scoutmaster is (360) 698-7604 and committee chair is . We are chartered by VFW post 4992, and the number at the hall is 692-4992. You can also check out our Facebook group Troop 1539

Wilderness First Aid

   Four consecutive Tuesdays (5-9) - at the VFW Hall- starting on 4/11/23    Click here for details

IOLS- Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills

   Invaluable training for scout leaders- the course runs from 5:00 PM on 4/1 to approximately 4PM on 4/2- Leaders are introduced to all the basic scout skills and a chance to practice them -- cost is $5 for food, bring a backpacking tent to sleep in on Friday Night-    Click here for details

Cody Lantz Memorial Campership Fund

   The family has asked that those who wish to do something can donate to this fund to help send scouts to summer camp    Click here for details
Upcoming Events in the next 21 days     

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Event Site Category Date Time
Adult Work Party    VFW Hall    Chore          2/8/2023    6:00 PM
Round Table    Silverdale Lutheran Church    Training          2/9/2023    7:00 PM
Mt Olympus Klondike Derby    Olympic National Park    Campout          2/10/2023    4:30 PM
Rifle Shooting MB Clinic 1    Poulsbo Sportsman Club    Special Event          2/11/2023    9:00 AM
Leatherwork MB- Day 2    VFW Hall    Special Event          2/13/2023    5:45 PM
Gavin L.- Star BOR    VFW Hall    Board of Review          2/13/2023    6:00 PM
Jacob G.- Tenderfoot BOR    VFW Hall    Board of Review          2/13/2023    6:30 PM
Troop Meeting    VFW Hall    Meeting          2/13/2023    7:00 PM
Lucas M.- Eagle    VFW Hall    Board of Review          2/15/2023    6:00 PM
OA Chapter Meeting    VFW Hall    OA Event          2/15/2023    7:00 PM
Pack Check    VFW Hall    Meeting          2/16/2023    7:00 PM
Snow Shoe Backpack    Olympic National Park    Campout          2/17/2023    4:30 PM
VFW Steak Night    VFW Hall    Service Project          2/17/2023    5:00 PM
Leatherwork MB- Day 3    VFW Hall    Special Event          2/20/2023    5:45 PM
Scott A.- Tenderfoot BOR    VFW Hall    Board of Review          2/20/2023    6:00 PM
Finnegan W.- Second Class BOR    VFW Hall    Board of Review          2/20/2023    6:30 PM
Troop Meeting    VFW Hall    Meeting          2/20/2023    7:00 PM
Key 3 Meeting    Other    Meeting          2/22/2023    5:45 PM
Pack Check    VFW Hall    Meeting          2/23/2023    7:00 PM
Klondike Derby    Parsons    Campout          2/24/2023    4:30 PM
PLC    VFW Hall    Meeting          2/27/2023    6:00 PM
Troop Meeting    VFW Hall    Meeting          2/27/2023    7:00 PM