Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Who is eligible to join Scouts?
A: All boys aged 11 to 17 years old, or
10 1/2 years old and completed their Arrow of Light award in Cub Scouts, or
Have completed the 5th grade.
Q: What do Scouts do?
A: Troop 27 is a 'high adventure' troop, and we participate in at least one outdoor adventure per month, such as hiking, camping, backpacking, climbing, canoeing, swimming, snow sports and more. We also focus on developing leadership skills, good citizenship, and physical fitness.
Q: When do you meet?
A: We meet twice a month, at 6:30 PM on the second and third Mondays of the month, at the Nichols Community Center on Fox Island.
Q: What do I need to buy?
A: A Boy Scout manual, plus a uniform shirt and insignia is all you need to get started.
Q: How do I join?
A: Check out our meeting schedule, and join us at our next meeting. We'll tell you all about Scouts, and what to expect when you join.