The Scout Law has 12 points.
Each is a goal for every Scout. A Scout tries to live up to the Law every day. It is not always easy to do, but a Scout always tries.
A Scout is
Trustworthy,Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean, and Reverent.
Troop 270 is a Scout run and Scout led Boy Scouts of America Program. We have a Scoutmaster and 8 Assistant Scoutmaster Advisors that are fully trained through the Connecticut Yankee Council. We have active outdoor and advancement plans in place to provide our scouts with numerous opportunities and challenges in leadership, outdoor activity, skill development and personal achievement. Troop 270's outdoor program includes a wide variety of activities including year-round camping, backpacking, hiking, snow sports, cycling, community service and more. The Scout program is open to all who are 11 years old, or have completed the 5th grade. Those meeting age requirements, can join at any time regardless of background or experience. Troop 270 meetings are held weekly on Wednesday nights from 7:00 till 8:30 at the Newtown Congregational Church, 14 West Street, Newtown, Connecticut 06470. For more information about joining Troop 270, please contact our Scoutmaster Mr. Trent Harrison.
On my honor, I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight.