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We hope that you'll find the new site useful and easy to use.  Most of the information is protected for our privacy so you must be a member of Troop 1989, and have a username and password to enjoy the rich content within the site. Constructive feedback to the webmaster, please.  Visitors, we invite you to review the About Us link on the left to learn more about Troop 1989, and to browse through Photo Album on the right to see some of the fun adventures we've enjoyed as a group.

Sticky:  Critical Dates and Payments:

Climbing Campout (May 20-22) - Registration closes and payment due of May 16th.

Summer Camp (June 12- 18):  Fees must be paid in full on May 2nd.

Northern Tier (June 29 - July 11, 2106):  Registration closed.  If you want to be added to our wait list, contact Joe Kurilla.

Troop Campout (?July?) - TBD.

Summer Camp Final Payment

Posted by frank.baum on Apr 28 2016 - 10:25pm

Summer camp must be paid in full at Monday's meeting, May 2nd.  Costs are:  Scouts $295 plus any activity fees.  Adults $160 plus $25 if you want a camp shirt.


Posted by Linda.crank on Dec 28 2015 - 8:19am

THE BSA MUSEUM HAS POSTED FEBRUARY MERIT BADGES OPPORTUNITIES. THEY INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:  Astronomy, Chess, Citizenship in the Nation, Communication, Cooking, Environmental Science, Family Life, Indian Lore, Oceanography, Personal Management, Radio, Signs, Signals, & Codes, and Sustainability.   The cost of the workshop is $20. The National Scouting Museum is located at 1329 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, Texas 75038. To enroll, please call Elaine Bressman at 972-580-2466. You will need to provide the following information Scout Name, Troop number, phone number, and email address. If you choose to do a program through the Museum, please send a request to Ms. Crank to open a blue card for the merit badge. Merit Badges taken at the Museum require the Scout Masters signature on the blue cards to sign-up.

Window opens for 2015 Eagle Scout scholarships; deadline now Oct. 31

Posted by Linda.crank on Aug 10 2015 - 2:28pm

College is expensive. The National Eagle Scout Association wants to help.

The window for 2015 Eagle Scout scholarships — offering cash for college to those who have earned Scouting’s highest honor — is now open. The deadline to apply is earlier this year; applications must be received by Oct. 31, 2015.

Family Life Merit Badge

Posted by Linda.crank on May 4 2015 - 10:27pm

Attached is the Presentation for the Family Life Merit Badge.  Please remember to conduct a Family Meeting this week so we can talk about it on Monday.  Let me know if you have any questions regarding the materials covered tonight.  I can be reached at

Disabilities Awareness Merit Badge April 6th - Scouts, Adults, and Siblings

Posted by Linda.crank on Apr 3 2015 - 10:11pm

On Monday, April 6th we will be continuing to work I n the Disabilities Awareness Merit Badge.  We will have a guest Merit Badge Instructor Ms. Laurie Poetschke.   We will be meeting on the first floor in the church where we have the Saturday breakfasts.

Win up to $1,000 and also $500 for your BSA unit!

Posted by Linda.crank on Oct 7 2014 - 8:11am

Current and former Scouts, age 14 to 19, can write a short essay (800 words or fewer) for a chance to win $1,000 for themselves and $500 for their Scout unit.

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