Welcome to Troop 39.

The Best Scouting Experience In Chapel Hill.

Touch a Truck – April 12, 2015 

Touch a truck
 

Troop 39’s Mulching Service 

Troop 39’s Mulching Service

Troop 39's mulch spreading service

 

Troop 39 Schedule 

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December 18
12:30am
2:00am
Troop night - Merit Badge College (Moose)
December 20
 
Webelo Recruiting Field Day
December 25
12:30am
2:00am
No Troop night - Happy Holidays
January 1
12:30am
2:00am
No Troop night - Happy Holidays
January 6
midnight
1:30am
Saponi chapter meeting
January 7
11:30pm
12:30am
High adventure 2016 interest meeting
January 8
12:30am
2:00am
Troop night - Carpentry (Eagles) BOR
January 12
11:30pm
12:30am
Leaders' meeting
January 13
12:30am
1:30am
PLC
January 14
11:30pm
12:30am
Troop Committee meeting
 

Dutch Oven Cooking 

Dutch Oven Cooking 

Administration 

Jul 20

This came across my desk a few weeks ago and I had intended to share with parents and scouts of Troop 39.   This research shows the true societal value of being an Eagle Scout.

 

YiS

Glyn Tomkins
Assistant Scoutmaster
Troop 39

 

One hundred years after Arthur Eldred of New York earned this nation’s first Eagle Scout Award, new, independent research demonstrates the significant, positive impact Eagle Scouts have on society every day. Since it was first awarded in 1912, more than 2 million young men have achieved the Boy Scouts of America’s highest rank. The study conducted by Baylor University, Merit Beyond the Badges, found that Eagle Scouts are more likely than men who have never been in Scouting to:

  • Have higher levels of planning and preparation skills, be goal-oriented, and network with others
  • Be in a leadership position at their place of employment or local community
  • Report having closer relationships with family and friends
  • Volunteer for religious and nonreligious organizations
  • Donate money to charitable groups
  • Work with others to improve their neighborhoods

Read the full report

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