Troop 168 Scouts and Families,
Troop 168 operates pursuant to Boy Scouts of America rules and regulations. The Scout Handbook is a terrific resource for these as are various links on the Resources tab of our website.
For information unique to Troop 168, please read the following items:
TROOP 168 EMAIL
Troop 168 emails will primarily issue from [email protected].
TROOP 168 WEBSITE
Troop 168 maintains "this" website - www.BSATroop168.com.
Scouts: With parent/guardian permission, please check out the Troop site. Familiarize yourself with information/useful links. The Calendar page has the Troop Calendar. (See below for more information.) You may find information on the Advancement, Boards of Review and Merit Badges pages very useful. There is even information on “how to complete a blue card”!
TROOP 168 CALENDAR
The Troop calendar is posted on this website. For those of you that wish to import it into your electronic calendar, the direct ical address for the Troop 168 Calendar is:
Alternatively, a direct HTML link is:
Please note the following:
Troop 168 maintains a FB page as linked. This FB page is not intended to supplant Troop emails but rather, provide general information and link to the Troop website.
Facebook users… once logged in, search BSA Troop 168. Please then “like” BSA Troop 168. Always be judicious in your postings, links, and/or tags. THE SAFETY OF OUR YOUTH IS PARAMOUNT. All content posted should conform to the precepts of the Scout Oath and Law. (If interested, Boy Scouts of America Social Media Guidelines are located as linked.)
A message to T168 Scouts that are not yet 13…
Facebook sets a minimum age of 13 to create an account. Should one of T168’s Scouts under 13 have a FB account, please do not like the BSA Troop 168 page. It will prompt a discussion reminding you of FB’s minimum age. Remember, the Scout Law: A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent.
TROOP 168 TREASURER
1. Hand to Troop 168 Treasurer, Chuck Blichasz, at a meeting or
2. Mail it to his home (as listed on Troop Contact sheet and intentionally not listed here).