Welcome to Troop 227's website!  Our Scouts (ages 11-17) are from Shrewsbury, Boylston and Worcester, MA.  We are celebrating our 36th year - our sponsor since 1984 is St. Anne's Parish in Shrewsbury.  We meet in the Father Smith Center (Parish Hall) on Wednesday evenings year-round from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Our unit is active all 12 months of the year.  We have an outdoor activity or campout once a month and Summer Camp is a full week of merit badge work and activities in July or early August each year.  Our senior youth leaders participate in National Youth Leader Training.  Please feel free to stop by and visit us.

Troop Meeting on Wednesday Sept 29 at 6:30pm Court of Honor

Posted on Sep 26 2021 - 8:50pm

On Wednesday Sept 29th at 6:30pm we will have a Court of Honor to commemorate all the achievements the Scouts have worked hard at achieving at summer camp. Pizza will be served  after the ceremony and we ask that each member of the patrols bring something to share. Also, please try to be mindful of peanut allergies.

Popcorn Fundraiser Kickoff has begun

Posted on Sep 26 2021 - 8:50pm

Who doesn't love popcorn? This year the Scouts are once again participating in Council's annual Popcorn fundraiser which is underway. This is our biggest fundraiser that happens for the Scouts over the course of the Scout year. Fundraising is an important for our Troop to continue to reduce costs on interesting events for the Scouts including campouts, educational daytrips replenish necessary equipment and trailer costs.

Troop Meeting on Wednesday Oct 6th at 6:30pm

Posted on Sep 26 2021 - 8:50pm

There will be a Troop meeting on Wednesday October 6th at 6:30pm. The theme will be Yoga and Stretching.

Parent Opinion Survey

Posted on Sep 26 2021 - 8:49pm

If you haven't already given your opinions to the Scoutmaster then this Wednesday night might be the perfect opportunity to do so.

We are in the midst of planning many exciting events this year but we have a few questions that we would love your feedback on. If you could let the Scout Master know your thoughts it would be greatly appreciated. Please email or call Mrs. Horton with your responses. We wish to improve and strengthen our troop, and we need your input.

October Campout: Oct 22-24 Herkimer Mine Jamboree

Posted on Sep 26 2021 - 8:49pm

The troop will be attending the jamboree at the Herkimer Diamond Mines.  We will leave early on Friday the 22nd (~4pm).  Scouts can earn the Geology merit badge during the event, and of course we will get to mine for diamonds.  If Parents are interested in attending, please indicate that on the website signup.

Spook-er-ee October 30, TVSR

Posted on Sep 26 2021 - 8:49pm

The troop will be running a station for this year's Spookeree.  What is Spookeree?  It is a day event at Treasure Valley where the Cub Scouts move from station to station.  Stations can be spooky (Halloween theme), or scout skill focused.  The troop is discussing revising the Zombie Zap!  Help plan our station at the next PLC meeting.  The event will be 8am-5pm -- more details to follow.

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