Welcome to Boy Scout Troop 259!

 

Based in the Greenhaven Pocket area of Sacramento, and chartered by the Elks Lodge #6, Troop 259 offers a year-round program teaching lifelong skills of leadership, good citizenship, and service to others. We're part of the Three Rivers District, in the Golden Empire Council. Over 180 of our scouts have earned the Eagle Scout rank, the highest rank attainable in the Boy Scouts of America program. We invite you to join us for an experience of a lifetime. Click the images below for more information, or email us for details.

 

If you're not quite old enough to join Troop 259, we invite you to join Cub Scout Pack 259, also based in the Greenhaven Pocket area. Cub Scouting is for boys in the First through Fifth Grades, or 7 to 10 years of age. Boys who are older than 10, or who have completed the Fifth Grade are eligible to join Troop 259's Boy Scouts.

 

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June 6: Space Exploration Merit Badge - 1pm at Elks Lodge

June 7: Advancement Night and Flag Day prep

June 14: Flag Day and flag retirement ceremony - 7pm at Elks Lodge

June 21: Campout planning and backpacking demo

June 25-27: Troop Campout at Silver Lake, El Dorado National Forest area

June 28: Patrol Leader Council Meeting - 6pm. Parent Committee Meeting - 7pm

July 4: Independence Day

July 10: Land Park Volunteer Corps cleanup - 8:30am behind Fairy Tale Town

July 11-17: Summer Camp at Camp Wente

July 19: Troop meeting

July 24: Troop Picnic - 11:30am - 2pm

July 26: Patrol Leader Council Meeting - 6pm. Troop Committee Meeting - 7pm

 

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