Scout Sunday

The vision of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare every eligible youth in America to become a responsible, participating citizen and leader who is guided by the Scout Oath and Law. The BSA maintains that no scout can grow into the best kind of citizen without recognizing an obligation to God. In the …

Teachable Moments

The best laid plans have no guarantee for success, as Troop 115 discovered on a recent Cycling Merit Badge outing. A welcome but ill-timed November rain brought the boy's 15-miler to an abrupt halt. While the scouts were well-prepared for the cold, they unanimously voted for a burger and hot chocolate over the slippery conditions. Can …

Christmas in January

The Troop 115 Scouts joined their sponsor Troop 121 in supporting the Salvation Army with the annual "Christmas in January" donation drive.  Thanks to the generosity of the Granite Bay community and parishioners of St. Joseph Marello Parish, the Scouts were able to fully load a trailer with clothing and household goods. The Salvation Army explains; …