Troop 62

Hockanum River District
Connecticut Rivers Council
South Windsor, Connecticut

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This page updated 04/04/2019

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, 99 Sand Hill Road, South Windsor

Special Announcements


Welcome back to another great year of scouting with Troop 62 !!!

2018-2019 Calendar of Events (One Page) updated on 09/18/2018


Upcoming Events

  • Apr 04 - Troop Meeting - Spring Court of Honor 7:30pm
  • Apr 10-14 - April Big Trip to Niagara
  • Apr 11 - No Troop Meeting
  • TBD - Meeting for New Scouts to Introduce Boy Scouting and Troop Camping
  • Apr 18 - Swimming at HealthTrax 7:00pm
  • Apr 25 - Main Street Cleanup 6:00pm & Troop Meeting

*** Regular troop meetings (7:15pm) will be held at St. Peters. ***
In general, Thursday troop meetings will be canceled on days when South Windsor schools are closed due to snow, or the town / state have closed roads. We do our best to confirm cancellation as early as we can, and communicate via email and Facebook.


  • Spring Court of Honor - April 4

    Boy Scouts, Leaders and Families are Invited to Attend Troop 62's Spring Court of Honor from 7:30 - 9:00 pm. This special evening will include the presentation of earned badges, rank advancement and awards. 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). There will be a brief parent’s meeting at the end of the ceremony. Each family is encouraged to bring cookies, a finger dessert or finger snack to the Court of Honor. Please see the FLYER for additional details.


  • April Big Trip to Niagara Falls and Western New York - April 10th to 14th

    Troop 62's BIG Trip this year is to Niagara Falls and Western New York, featuring visits to Niagara Falls, Buffalo Science Museum, and a hydroelectric power plant. The trip cost is $275 for boy scouts and $315 for leaders/adults. For those scouts who are now confirmed, the balance of the trip cost was due by March 28. Please see the FLYER for additional details. Please see the TRIP FLYER for additional details.


  • Main Street Clean-Up - April 25

    Once again it is time to do our annual community service project!! We will be cleaning the sides of Old Main Street, from North King St. to the South Windsor town line, on Thursday, April 25, 2018. We will meet at the intersection of North King Street and Old Main Street at 6 PM.


  • 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 Malay Chokshi (mc9scouter@gmail.com) or Vern Weeda (weedav19@gmail.com). Merit Badge Selection Forms:
    The required forms to submit are:

    Next PLC: Monday, May 06 at 7pm - Wylie House

    Next Trip: Apr 10-14 - Apr Big Trip to Niagara / Western NY

  • Adult Leaders

    Bob Shemenski......... Scoutmaster............................................................. Scoutmaster@troop62sw.org
    Malay Chokshi....... Troop Committee Chair..................................... CommitteeChair@troop62sw.org
    Brian Wylie............ 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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