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Troop 17 Open House December 6, 2016

Troop 17 cordially invites all current Webelos and other boys and their parents interested in Boy Scouting to our Troop Open House on Tuesday December 6, 2016 from 7:00-8:15PM at the Church of the Incarnation, 1465 Incarnation Drive, Charlottesville, VA (map).

We will be making camp doughnuts and starting and building a campfire with flint and steel.  This will be a fun and informative event to show what Troop 17 has to offer and answer any questions you may have about Boy Scouting or our Troop.

Please Contact Us to RSVP, if you have questions, or would like to discuss Troop 17.

Troop 17 Journey To Excellence Gold Award

JTE-Gold2014For the third consecutive year, Troop 17 in 2016 has earned the Boy Scouts of America’s Journey to Excellence Gold Award. This prestigious award recognizes the top 10% of Boy Scout units nationwide, and is presented to Troops based on a thorough assessment of overall program quality including rank advancement, Webelos-to-Scout transition, camping, community service, patrol method and boy leadership development, training, and budgeting and planning.

 

Troop 17 Offering BSA STEM Nova Program

nova_awardTroop 17 is now offering the Boy Scouts of America STEM Nova and Supernova Awards program!  Our STEM program complements the Troop’s traditional Scouting program.

Our STEM program is open to Troop 17 Scouts of all ages. This is a hands-on, high-level, and fun activity designed to encourage interest and provide real experience with science, technology, and engineering.

For more information, please visit our Troop STEM page, the BSA STEM Nova site, or Contact Us.

Boy Scout Troop 17

Boy Scout Troop 17 offers an adventure-based program rooted in the traditions of the Boy Scouts of America that encourages effective character, leadership, citizenship, and fitness development. As a boy-led troop, we always seek to have fun while guiding young men along their path to Eagle.

Activities include camping, backpacking, climbing, boating, biking, high adventure, STEM, and community service. We place special emphasis on mentoring new Scouts.  Troop meetings are held Tuesdays at 7:00pm in the Parish Activities Center at Church of the Incarnation, 1465 Incarnation Drive, Charlottesville, VA.

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