Welcome to BSA Troop 61

FleurDeLis Troop 61 – Wooster, Ohio has been serving the Wooster area since 1913. Our goal is to provide you with useful information about our troop to improve communication and promote internal and community support for what we do for boys, their families and for our community.

Eagle Honor Roll

Upcoming Events

Next Campout: September 16-18, Mohican Wilderness


Monday, August 1  7:00 PM
Troop Meeting — Church House
Class B Uniform – Come on out for some fun.
Saturday, August 6  10:00 AM
Service Opportunity — People-to-People Ministries
GREEN TROOP 61 SHIRT – Our annual helping with the People to People Back to School Project.  This project usually takes about 90 minutes to complete.   Location: 454 E Bowman St, Wooster, OH 44691
Monday, August 8  7:00 PM
Troop Meeting — Church House
Class B Uniform – Preparing for Campout  (we’ll give our class A uniforms a rest in August)
Friday, August 12, 4:15 PM  – Sunday August 14.
Depart for Hocking Hills Campout — Church House Parking Lot
Class B Uniform  – See Attached Flyer link below.  We will be departing at 4:30, so please be on time.   Scouts need to bring a meal to eat on Friday Night, and a packed meal for eating during the hike on Saturday (make sure it does not need to be kept cold).  Scouts should pack $$ for breakfast on the way home Sunday Morning.
A link for the park map can be found here: http://parks.ohiodnr.gov/Portals/parks/PDFs/parks/Maps/Hocking_Hills/hockinghillsparkmap.pdf
Monday, August 15  7:00 PM
PLC Meeting — Church House
Class B – Patrol Leaders Council.  All Youth Leaders should plan to attend.
Friday, August 19  — Sunday August 21
OA Ordeal Weekend — 7 Ranges
Ordeal weekend for call outs and any interested OA Members.   Register for this weekend via the council site.   If you are attending, please let Mr. Veney or Mr. Clabaugh know in advance so we can send you a PDF copy of your ABC Medical form that you must print and take with you.
Monday, August 22 4-6 PM or 6-8 PM
Service Opportunity — Habitat for Humanity – Blues & BBQ Event
RED TROOP 61 SHIRTS – we will need 4-6 Scouts, and 2 adults for each of the shifts (4-6 & 6-8).  Again this year we will be providing assistance with directing / parking cars for the event.  Location: TJ’s 359 W Liberty St, Wooster, OH 44691.  Signup will be at our regular meetings.  |  We will NOT have a regular troop meeting this evening.
Monday, August 29  7:00 PM
Annual Troop Planning Meeting — Church House
Class B – Start thinking now, and come out with ideas on what we should do for the next year.
Monday, September 5
NO MEETING — Labor Day
Enjoy the day with your family.
Monday, September 12 7:00 PM
Troop Meeting — Church House
Class A – Planning for Campout
Note:  We will go back to wearing our class A uniforms for Troop Meetings this week.
Friday, September 16 – Sunday September 18
Canoe Campout — Location to be determined
Weather (and water levels) permitting, we will go canoeing this weekend.   Likely stay at Mohican Wilderness (near Greer OH).
Looking further out….
Saturday, September 24 (Evening)
Webelos Crossover — Pee Wee
Senior Patrol Leader, Patrol Leaders, Assistants should plan to attend, as we cross-over our Webelos and make them members of our Troop. (Mr. Carroll will be heading up this event).
Monday, October 3 5:30 – 8:00 PM
Spaghetti Meatball Night
The annual making of the meatballs.
Tuesday, October 11
Spaghetti Dinner
Our Annual Spaghetti Dinner
Friday, October 16 – Sunday October 18
Campout — Camp NuHop
Note: This date may have changed from previous emails.
We will be camping in the big field / trees by the lake at Camp NuHop.  (We won’t be using the ropes course).

Additional Future Council and District Dates to Keep in Mind:

    • Killbuck District Roundtable held the 2nd Thursday of each month at Red Cross building in Wooster (244 W South St.)

Additional National Information and Dates to Consider:

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