Troop 221 is part of the Skyloo District, which is served by the Cascade Pacific Council. We meet every Tuesday evening at 7:00 pm at Mountain Park Church.
The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.
For more than a century, the BSA has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The Boy Scouts of America believes — and, through over a century of experience, knows — that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society.
Feb - Camp Sheppard
Mar - Magness Tree Farm
Apr - Deschutes
May - Camporee
Jun - National Trails Day
Jun - Lookout Mountain Backpack
Jul - Kayaking & Caves Exploration
Jul/Aug - Camp Baldwin (Summer Camp!)
Aug - Whitewater Rafting
Sep - Stub Stewart Camping and Biking
Meet Eagle Scout Raja Chari, one of NASA’s newest astronauts
Chari is an Iowa native who graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 1999 with bachelor’s degrees in astronautical engineering and engineering science. He later earned a master’s degree in aeronautics and astronautics from MIT and also graduated from the U.S. Naval Test Pilot School.
Despite the impressive résumé, Chari calls his time in Scouting one of the most important factors in shaping who he is today.
Full article here.
True youth protection can be achieved only through the focused commitment of everyone in Scouting. It is the mission of Youth Protection volunteers and professionals to work within the Boy Scouts of America to maintain a culture of Youth Protection awareness and safety at the national, regional, area, council, district, and unit levels.
~BSA Youth Protection Mission Statement