2019 Troop 241 Recharter!

Posted by admin on Oct 14 2019 - 6:48am

Its that time of year, paying dues for 2020! Starting Sunday October 13th, at 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. the troop will be collecting dues for the 2020 scouting year. Dues will ONLY be collected the last 3 sundays of October, at the HUT, between 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. All dates are on the troop calendar. 

5 Life Lessons Every Scout Learns

Posted by dsmith on Oct 9 2019 - 7:23pm

1) Leadership - A leader is there to assist their peers, share ideas, and help with the work. They should be able to help diffuse a situation and should try to achieve the overall goal of the job - success.

Did you know?????

Posted by dsmith on Sep 21 2019 - 9:41pm

Since 1953 Troop 241 has been one of the largest troops in Canton.

Focusing on building leadership in young men through team building and high adventure outings.

There is a reason Advancement is a scout method

Posted by dsmith on Sep 7 2019 - 9:17pm

Boy Scouting provides a series of surmountable obstacles and steps in overcoming them through the advancement method. The Boy Scout plans his advancement and progresses at his own pace as he meets each challenge. The Boy Scout is rewarded for each achievement, which helps him gain self-confidence. The steps in the advancement system help a Boy Scout grow in self-reliance and in the ability to help others.

Wow, guess there aren’t many old ladies who need help across the street anymore, eh?

Posted by dsmith on Aug 31 2019 - 6:45pm

I told him I volunteer with the Boy Scouts..... “Wow, guess there aren’t many old ladies who need help across the street anymore, eh? Is Scouting still relevant?”

Hey mom and dad.............

Posted by dsmith on Aug 24 2019 - 9:29pm

If we do this right......... then scouting promotes activities that lead to personal responsibility and high self-esteem.

As a result, when hard decisions have to be made, our scouts can resist peer pressure and the right choices can be made.