In Scouting, a boy is encouraged to educate himself– Lord Robert Baden Powell, Founder of Scouting
instead of being instructed.
Troop 230 is an active boy-led troop chartered with St. Peter’s United Methodist Church in Katy, Texas. We hold our Troop Meetings every Monday, 7:00-8:30pm at the Deren-Huff Scout House (across James E. Taylor High School) and via Zoom for virtual participants. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in joining the troop.
SCOUTING AT HOME
We have already started meeting in person. But if you feel more comfortable keeping your distance, we also do classes and meetings via Zoom. These are announced at our Troop Meetings.
Sam Houston Area Council shares links here to other online activities that you can participate in.
And get more scouting at home ideas from National BSA.
Troop 230 is following policies of Katy ISD and Harris County on how we conduct our activities during this period.
Read more updates from National BSA and Sam Houston Area Council on how scouting activities are impacted by COVID-19, what resources are available, and FAQs.
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