Troop 277 at Marietta FUMC is hosting an information and sign-up meeting for a new Scouts BSA girl troop beginning Tuesday, February 25, 2020. This is a great opportunity to meet the leadership, ask questions, and learn more about the adventures and opportunities that scouting has to offer! The event is at 7 pm on Tuesday, Jan 28 in the Reception Hall. There will be scouts and church staff to guide you to the meeting location. We are excited about this opportunity to grow scouting in the Marietta community!
The mission of BSA Boy and Girl Scout Troops 277 is to teach students self-confidence, life skills, and leadership in addition to seeing that they have fun! Activities include monthly camp-outs, summer camp, Scout Sunday, merit badge clinics, and more.
BSA Boy and Girl Troops 277 meet on Tuesdays from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The troops continue to meet in the summer, except for breaks during Scout summer camp and the July 4th holiday. The troops camps out monthly and attends a week-long camp in June.
Venture Scouts (older, co-ed) meet on the 4th Monday of the month at 7:00 pm beginning February 24.
The Scouts have several special events during the year. These special events include:
- Snow tubing
- White water rafting
- Sailing and kayaking
- Rock climbing
- Zip lining
- Leadership training
- Merit badge clinics
For more information about Boy Scouts, visit Troop 277