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Boy Scout Troop 160  is Chartered by both the American Legion Post 276.  Our meetings are held on Mondays at Cary United Methodist Church.  We go on 1 campout a month and during the summer, we attend 2 summer camps, and have at least 1 High Adventure Trek.  In 2009, we celebrated our 75th anniversary as a Troop in Cary. 

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OA Lodge Winter Banquet Registration Open

Posted on Dec 7 2017 - 10:45am

Wulapeju Lodge # 140 Order of the Arrow Winter Banquet is on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at the Stronghold Center - 1922 IL RT 2 North, Oregon, IL 61061. To register, go to: http://www.blackhawkscouting.org/scouting/oa/ Contact Mr. Friend if you'd like to carpool.

Rescheduled Service Opportunity-CUMC Workday Dec 9 8am-12pm

Posted on Nov 28 2017 - 9:59am

The last scheduled workday at the church was rained out so we are trying again!  Come out and help the church clean up their landscaping prior to winter.  The church does a lot for Troop 160 including allowing us to hold meetings and Courts of Honor at their facility. Let's give back a little and help with their fall cleanup.

Service Opportunity - LEGO Robot Tournament

Posted on Nov 27 2017 - 7:50pm

The First LEGO League's LEGO Robot Tournament is on the 23rd of December this year.  This is a service opportunity. Four Scouts are needed to reset the playing field (LEGO pieces) in two shifts. See the Troop Calendar for more information.

No Troop Meeting-Float Build on Monday Nov 27

Posted on Nov 22 2017 - 11:13am
We got a great start on the float build this past Monday with groups assigned to the 3 major subcomponents of our Guardians of the Galaxy Theme.   We are definitely going to need another 2 sessions to complete the work.  We will not have a Troop meeting on Monday Nov 27 and instead those who want to help with the holiday float build should meet at Mr Heggem’s  shop 7:00-8:30pm.   The final build meeting  will be Saturday, Dec 2, time TBD, the day before the parade.

Red Kettle Bell Ringing - Fri, Nov 24

Posted on Nov 17 2017 - 8:15pm

On Friday after Thanksgiving we will be serving the community by bell ringing for the Red Kettle program. This is an ideal opportunity for those Scouts who are looking for service hours. We will be at both doors of the Cary Jewel from 12PM (Noon) to 3PM. You may choose to do 1 hour, 2 hours, or all 3 hours as you'd like. When you register, say what time(s) you plan to be there. We need a minimum of TWO ADULTS to help with a minimum of two Scouts at each door. Please register to let Mr. Friend know who will be there.

OA Chapter Meeting at North Wall - Nov. 16

Posted on Nov 15 2017 - 1:04pm

Kishwaukee Chapter meeting begins with business at 6:45 pm for about 20 minutes. Opens with the Obligation and closes with the song. Then the activity.
North Wall , 824 S Main St. #106, Crystal Lake. See the Troop calendar for details.

BSA Troop # 160

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