Urgent Update – Please Read

Keeping with the communications received from the School District, Scouts BSA, the County health department and our Troop’s health and safety in mind, all Troop events and activities are canceled till end of Spring break – Apr 10th. We will be assessing the situation at the end of March ...

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Moving to Scoutbook soon

Scoutbook is the BSA’s online unit management tool and helps Scouts, parents and leaders track advancement and milestone achievements along the Scouting trail. As of January 1, 2019, Scoutbook subscriptions are free to all scouting units. Units that already use Scoutbook won’t be charged when they r ...

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Jamboree-on-the-Air or JOTA 10/19/2019

JOTA/JOTI 2019: Jamboree on the Air / Jamboree on the Internet Jamboree-on-the-Air Room: Bishop Ranch, Salon F Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019; Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Place: PACIFICON, San Ramon Marriott, 2600 Bishop Drive, San Ramon, CA Cost: $10 includes JOTA patch and general admission into the ...

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Wolfeboro Camp 2019

Located in the high Sierra Nevada Mountains on the shores of the Stanislaus River, a favorite summer camp experience since 1928! Camp Wolfeboro is one of the longest and running scout camps in the Western United States. Founded in 1928, Wolfeboro has continually become a special place to all its Sco ...

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2019 New Scout Hike

We had our 2019 New Scout hike at The Lafayette Reservoir. This Lafayette Reservoir is an open-cut man-made terminal water storage reservoir owned and operated by the East Bay Municipal Utility District. Completed in 1933, it was intended solely as a standby water supply for EBMUD customers. We cann ...

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Welcome New Scouts

Welcome to Troop 888! Now that you’ve registered for the troop, your first year in the troop will be aided by your Patrol Leader, and each patrol has a Troop Guides and an ASM for Troop Guides. Some of the meeting time will be spent working on rank advancements for the newer scouts. Oftentimes, time ...

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Order of the Arrow – What is this?

For over 100 years, the Order of the Arrow (OA) has recognized Scouts and Scouters who best exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their daily lives. This recognition provides encouragement for others to live these ideals as well. Arrowmen are known for maintaining camping traditions and spirit, promot ...

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Boy Scouts to Scouts BSA Feb 1st

Beginning February 1st, the name of the program for youth 11 through 17 years of age is changing from “Boy Scouts” to “Scouts BSA.” Before, during, and after that program name change, the overall organization name will continue to be Boy Scouts of America. Both male and femal ...

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New Scouts – Welcome

Welcome to Troop 888! Now that you’ve registered for the troop, your first year in the troop will be aided by your Patrol Leader, and each patrol has a Troop Guides and an ASM for Troop Guides. Some of the meeting time will be spent working on rank advancements for the newer scouts. Oftentimes, time during PLC meetings is also available for advancement.

It’s important to check your email for troop announcements and first year updates. Usually troop wide announcements are made once and sometimes twice a week. As part of your registration the troop will automatically place you on the email announcement list. However, if you think you aren’t getting the info, please contact our web team.

Upcoming Events

May
20
Fri
4:00 pm Bella Vista PTA Carnival
Bella Vista PTA Carnival
May 20 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Remarks: General help for Bella Vista Elementary School PTA carnival. Description: Bella Vista Elementary School PTA is in need of youth volunteers to help with their school carnival. Scouts will be earning 3 service hours. All volunteers will be paired with adult volunteers. All adults have Be A Mentor clearance. Volunteers will be helping with carnival events. Volunteers do not need to purchase tickets. Also, pizza dinner will be provided for all volunteers. Link to volunteer waiver form that needs to be filled out and emailed back as soon as possible below. Email waiver to Mrs. Christian Park cpark19@gmail.com and the PTA president at bvpta.prez@gmail.com. Please dress in Class B uniform. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1luSMzXDqaFpvP_JAyJd8E1Sxmm9t1POoT5A8UOBstmU/edit?usp=sharing
6:00 pm Escape Room (Spicy Chilly Peppers)
Escape Room (Spicy Chilly Peppers)
May 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Remarks: Description: SPL: Ivan Shah Hello all, Hope you all are doing well. I am hosting an Escape Room outing on Friday May 20th from 6 to 7pm. The escape room will be one hour in total. Address 2110 Omega Rd – Ste E- San Ramon, California, 94583 https://zscapegames.com
May
21
Sat
all-day Arnav Gupta Eagle Project @ Live Oak Elementary School
Arnav Gupta Eagle Project @ Live Oak Elementary School
May 21 all-day
Type: Serv Proj Location: Live Oak Elementary School
8:00 am Las Trampas 3 Mile Hike
Las Trampas 3 Mile Hike
May 21 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Remarks: Description: We will be meeting directly at Las Trampas at 8 am and hike until 9:30 am. We will be hiking for 1 hour and a half. Please bring your activity consent forms and medical forms A and B. Also, make sure to bring water and some snacks. This is open also to anyone that wants to complete hiking requirements. SPL: Emilien Breton ASM:Nicolas Breton Adult:TBD
9:00 am Prabhnoor Sodhi Day 2 Eagle Project
Prabhnoor Sodhi Day 2 Eagle Project
May 21 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Remarks: Description: My Eagle Project is to build a modified picnic table for the Tri-Valley Sikh Center in Livermore. This picnic table is going to be built specifically for easier access for seniors and children as their current tables are only meant for standing. The Center is also relatively new and is rapidly growing in popularity, so this table will be extremely beneficial. On day 2 we will assemble the table itself. Snacks, water, and lunch will be provided. Please plan on arriving by 9:00 am. Items to bring: Masks Medical A and B Forms Activity Consent Form Class B or clothes that you are ok getting paint on Closed-toe shoes Work gloves/Safety goggles if you have them

Scout Law

A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent.