Monthly Archives: November 2012
Ever wonder what Boy Scouting is all about, or if it is right for you? Troop Eight welcomes any and all boys between the ages 11 through 18 to come try our troop. We meet once a week from 7-8:30pm. … Continue reading
A part of Boy Scouts is to acknowledge scouts’ achievements through advancing through ranks. The next Court of Honor will be held on Thursday, December 20th at 7pm at South Meadow School.
Troop 8 will conduct the traditional lighting of the Luminaria for the Peterborough Tree lighting ceremony taking place on December 2nd at the Putnam Park area. The troop will then join the festivities including hot chocolate, cookies, a visit from … Continue reading
Troop 8 will be meeting at the handicapped accessible trail at Crotched Mountain, and taking an extended trip to make a 5-6 mile hike. This is a great opportunity to get some exercise and fulfills the requirement some scouts need … Continue reading
Troop 8 is taking another fun adventure to a favorite destination. November 17-18th the troop will canoe to a remote peninsula at Greg Lake. There, they will camp, build fires, cook their own food, and work on outdoor skills.