Troop 62

Hockanum River District
Connecticut Rivers Council
South Windsor, Connecticut

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This page updated 11/22/2014

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, CT 06074

Special Announcements


  • Saturday, 12/6 - Kimberly Hall North Annual Scout Visit - 1:10pm-3:30pm - Please see the linked flyer for the Annual Scout visit to Kimberly Hall Skilled Nursing Facility in Windsor. The scouts will be decorating Gingerbread men the Thursday before the visit and will hang them up in their recreation room during their visit. The residents love to look at all of scouts' creativity, and it smells nice too. The scouts will also be providing an afternoon entertainment program for the residents, which is very well received year after year. The residents look forward to seeing the scouts, and we hope that many will be able to attend. We will also need parents to help drive, so please stay at drop off to make sure we have enough drivers. Contact Debbie Smith (hdsjy5@cox.net, 860-978-6064) for additional questions.

  • Sunday, 12/7 - Popcorn pickup @ DiRamio's house for those scouts who sold. Time TBD.

  • Saturday, 12/13 - Wreaths Across America - Ceremony begins 12pm at VMP - The troop will participate in a ceremony honoring the veterans who have fallen, and then proceed to First Congregational Church on Main St to lay wreaths.

  • Saturday, 12/20 - Pancake Fundraiser Breakfast 8am-10am @ South Windsor Fire Station #1, 1175 Ellington Road - Contact Diane 860-528-0635 for questions, or email Flapjack@troop62sw.org by 12/15/14 to reserve tickets

  • Ski Trip to Pats Peak - Sunday, December 28, to Tuesday, December 30 - Come join us for a ski trip to New Hampshire at Pats Peak ski resort. We will be staying in the ski lodge at the mountain and skiing Monday and Tuesday. This is a great place to learn to ski, so first time skiers are encouraged to come. Scouts should bring a bed roll or cot and a sleeping bag along with any personal gear they need for skiing or snowboarding. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are included. Please see the flyer for details. Registration and emergency medical forms are due by December 11.
  • Next PLC: 12/2 at 7pm - Wylie House, 513 Rye Street

    Next Trip: 12/28-30 - Ski Trip to Pats Peak, NH

Adult Leaders

Brian Wylie.............. Scoutmaster............................................................. Scoutmaster@troop62sw.org
Alan Peterson.......... 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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