Troop News

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Troop 71's online calendar.
Find out what's happening, when, and where.

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VISIT TROOP 71

Check us out and see if we're the Boy Scout troop you want to join. Follow the link above for info.

2016 SUMMER CAMP

The 2016 Summer Camp will take place at the Ransburg Scout Reservation in Bloomington, Indiana from 31 July to 06 August 2016.

2016 Chillicothe District Merit Badge Trail Drive

Earn up to three Merit Badges, two of which may be Eagle-required, in just three Saturdays -- 06 Feburary, 20 February, and 05 March 2016. Cost is only $5. Click on link above to register.

NORTHERN TIER PLANNING INFO

A vigorous trip which includes 60-100 miles of paddling and portaging, 16 to 26 July 2017, at the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, which is a 1,090,000-acre wilderness area within the Superior National Forest in northeastern Minnesota under the administration of the U.S. Forest Service. Cost is about $1500 per person. POC: Mr. Bill Ruck

NEW Boy Scout Rank Requirements

On 01 January 2016, the Boy Scouts of America implemented rank requirements that are slightly different from the old ones. There are some "grandfather clauses" that allow scouts to continue using the pre-2016 criteria. Follow the link above to the MeritBadge.org website that describes which requirements scouts should satisfy. The site also describes the differences between the old and new requirements.

 Our Troop Activities

We have a very active troop with activities that range from our annual summer camp to hikes, fundraising, community service, caving trips, and ziplining

Our Library

our collection of documents, forms, and photos

E-MAIL BLAST ARCHIVES

find messages sent in the last twelve months

FORMS

health forms, consent forms, and all kinds of other paperwork

TROOP PHOTOS

these should bring back memories

SCOUT-RELATED ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS

NYLT   IOLS   BALOO
do you know what these letters stand for?

FAQ

a lot of people have asked these questions in the past










TRAINING

a couple of troop-specific training










OUR EAGLE SCOUTS

our eagle-scout honor roll

Contact Us

 We are a fun and extremely active troop   First Chartered in 1954   81 registered scouts in 2015 
 Largest troop in Tecumseh Council   192 Eagle Scouts since 1954 
 Our first Eagle Scout, Jim Engel, still serves in our Troop 71 committee (how cool is that?)

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Tell us when you want to drop in.

We'd love to have you come and see us in action and, maybe, even join our troop.  Here are some facts about Troop 71:

Scout Meetings:
    Every Tuesday, 7:00 - 8:30 PM
    Scout Hut
    Aley United Methodist Church
    4143 Kemp Road
    Beavercreek, OH 45431

Parent Meetings:
    Concurrent with Scout Meetings
    In the Fellowship Hall of Aley UMC Main Building (across the parking lot from Scout Hut)



  Reach Us Here


4143 Kemp Road
Beavercreek, OH 45431
Email: contact-us@troop71.info
Aley United Methodist Church

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