Leaders are not born...they are formed.
BSA Troop 270 of Newtown CT
Founded in 1958, Troop 270 is a leadership troop in The Connecticut Yankee Council, Scatacook District. Since its inception, Troop 270 has produced 115 Eagle Scouts, and many more scouts are on their way to achieving Eagle Scout rank. Troop 270 has 35 active Scouts ranking from Scout to Eagle.
SCOUTS BSA Troop 270 is sponsored by the Newtown Congregational Church in Newtown, CT.
Regular weekly meetings as follow:
Newtown Congregational Church
14 West Street
Newtown, CT 06470
From 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
For more about our troop, click the above image
One of the best experiences in scouting is attending summer camp at a BSA resident scout camp. Summer camp is more than just a place to have fun. It also offers Scouts the opportunity to participate in physically and intellectually challenging activities, introduces them to new and rewarding experiences, and provides them with supportive and caring relationships. For 2023, Troop 270 will be going to June Norcross Webster Scout Reservation in Ashford, CT. We will attend from July 2 to 7. For more information, click on the flyer to the left. You can also visit the Webster Scout Reservation site. For images from last year's camp, please click here. For our new Scout parent video, click here.
About Scouts BSA
The purpose of the Boy Scouts of America is to promote, through cooperation with other agencies, the ability of youth to do things for themselves and others, and to teach youth patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred virtues. In achieving this purpose, emphasis is placed upon the Boy Scouts of America’s educational program and its oaths, promises, and codes for character development, citizenship training, and mental and physical fitness.
The Boy Scouts of America will prepare every eligible youth in America to become a responsible,
participating citizen and leader who is guided by the Scout Oath and Law.
The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices
over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
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