Welcome to Boy Scouts of America Troop 731
We are Boy Scouts of America Troop 731 located in Sugar Land, Texas. We are affiliated with the Sam Houston Area Council (Houston, Texas), the largest BSA Council in the United States, and we are chartered by the Exchange Club of Sugar Land. Our Troop meets on Monday nights at Highlands Elementary starting at 7:00 P.M.
If you are interested in joining us, stop by one of our Monday Troop meetings, or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know how we can get in touch with you.
The information presented here is not an official document of the Boy Scouts of America, but is solely the work and responsibility of the webmaster. Contact the Sam Houston Area Council (www.samhoustonbsa.org) for official communications of the Boy Scouts of America
August Campout - Aquatics
Date: 29 April, 00:28 | Related item: Campout 8: Lake Livingston[Event]
We will begin sign up for the August campout at Lake Livingston in mid July. The date of the event is Friday night August 15th and we will return on Sunday morning August 17th. As always, all adults attending must have a current Youth Protection Training certificate. We also ask that attending adults take the "Safe Swim Defense" and "Safety Afloat" courses from "myscouting.org". We ask this for the safety of the boys. There will be opportunities for motorboating and sailing.
New BSA Medical Form for 2014
Date: 12 March, 16:02 | Related item: Medical Exam for 2014[Download]
There is a new computer fillable medical form available for use for annual physicals. All scouts and scouters should start using this form as their current physicals expire. The new form is available by clicking the link in the title of this article, or by going the "Forms" section in the Downloads area.
Uniform Inspection Worksheets
Date: 18 February, 20:24 | Related item: Scout Uniform Inspection Worksheet[Download]
Following my presentation on the proper wear of the uniform at Monday's meeting, I have posted the forms that show the proper placement of patches on the uniform in our downloads section. They are under General Information.
First Class Emphasis Program for 2014
Date: 23 January, 18:19 | Related item: 2014 FCE Program Calendar[Download]
Welcome New Scouts! 2014 FCE Program Info A new scouting year is beginning and the First Class Emphasis Program would like to invite our new families to embark along the Trail to First Class. The program runs from February to December with a monthly Saturday session to help scouts learn the basic skills that will be essential to their monthly camping program as well as rank advancement. The 2014 calendar and annual information may be found on the troop website under the Downloads section in the First Class Emphasis Folder. Please preview these items and plan to attend Session #4 on May 10th from 12:00 - 3:00 pm at the First Colony Aquatics Center. Wear your swimsuit and be prepared to take the swim test.
Parents are requested to attend and become part of the "Parent Patrol" - we will have adult leaders available to answer questions and assist you in helping your scout get acquainted with the inner workings of our troop. Please start turning in your new applications at this time and begin attending the regular Monday troop meetings. We look forward to seeing all of you.
Next PLC, ASM and Parents Meeting
Date: 14 January, 17:46 | Related item: PLC, ASM, & Committee Meeting 7 - July[Event]
The next Troop PLC meeting will be on July 7th, 2014 at Colony Grant Clubhouse. Youth leaders are required to attend.
The next ASM meeting will follow immediately after the PLC. The Troop Parents meeting will start at 8:00 pm.
Troop Court of Honor
Date: 14 January, 17:34 | Related item: Court of Honor - September[Event]
The next troop Court of Honor will be held on Monday, September 29, 2014 at Highlands Elementary School. Any last minute merit badge completions need to be turned in, and any Boards of Review finished by close of the troop meeting on September 15 in order to be recognized at this Court of Honor.
OA Chapter Meeting
Date: 09 January, 17:56 | Related item: Order of Arrow Meeting - June[Event]
The next Taima Tala OA Chapter meeting will be on Sunday, August 10, 2014, at Christ United Methodist Church (Scout Shack), in First Colony beginning at 3:00 pm. All Arrowmen are invited.