Welcome to Troop 190

Troop190 meets every Thursday evening from 7:30pm - 8:30pm at our lodge in Grantham, PA.  Please feel free to send us an email if you are interested in learning more about our programs for boys 11-18 years old.

PLC Meeting September 29 at 6:30

Posted on Sep 26 2016 - 8:44pm

The PLC (youth leadership) meeting will take place at 6:30 pm on Thursday, September 29 at the lodge.  Youth leaders are expected to attend. All sco

Backpacking Trip- October 8, 9, and 10

Posted on Sep 26 2016 - 8:44pm

The troop will hold a 3 day backing trip on Saturday October 8 to Monday, October 10 (Columbus Day).  We will hike the Appalachian Trail from Dead Woman Hollow Rd in Michaux State Forest to Route 34 (Carlisle Rd outside of Mount Holly Springs).  The plan is to hike about 4 miles on Saturday, 11 miles on Sunday, and 1.5 miles on Monday.  There is an attendee limit for this event.  Registration will take place through the website calendar on a first come first serve basis.

Process for SMC, BORs and a new email for to our Awards & Advancement Chair - Troop190Awards@gmail.com

Posted on Sep 19 2016 - 2:55pm


Things to Remember when asking for a Scoutmaster Conference (SMC) and Board of Review (BOR) - The Scouts should do this not parents, parents should be CC'd to all emails sent by Scouts to Adult Leadership in the Troop.

2017 Carlisle Merit Badge College Info - Families Signup their Scouts Online at the MB College website starting on 10/1/16, 9 AM

Posted on Sep 1 2016 - 5:24pm

CARLISLE MBC sponsored by Troop 168

Session #1: January 7 and Session #2: February 11 (weather make-up class if needed March 4

Recycling Service Project

Posted on Jul 27 2016 - 11:42am

Our troop sponsors a recycling project through Terra Cycle.  The program is designed to recycle items that cannot be placed in the normal recycling trash container.  A list of the items we are collecting is below.  Please have your scout bring in items from the list each week.

  • Spray Bottle tops (trigger caps, flexible packaging & pouches - not the plastic bottles)
  • Toothbrushes, floss containers, toothpaste tubes & packaging 
  • Plastic pens, mechanical pencils, markers, highlighters - plastic parts only 
  • Clear "Scotch" tape dispensers & their plastic cores 
  • Cereal bags - inner sleeves of cereal boxes 
  • Snack bags (pretzels, chips, crackers, cheese curls, etc.)
  • Laundry, Soda, Cleaning, Medicine Screw Lids and Caps
  • Plastic safety seals, plastic labels on water, soda, tea and sport drinks

    See examples of all the items we can collect and recycle at https://www.terracycle.com/en-US/brigades


Adult Volunteers Requested

Posted on Jul 27 2016 - 11:41am

Troop 190 Families:

Seeking Adults for the following Open Positions:

Chaplain – Works with a Chaplains Aid, a Scout, to plan and execute camping and other activities that require Vespers

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