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Boy Scout Troop One is chartered to First Baptist Church, 1670 Shatto Avenue, Akron, OH 44313 (map)
in the Old Portage District of the Great Trail Council, Boy Scouts of America



Our Upcoming Events

Click here to learn all about the Troop One Calendars

The Google Calendar and the one page annual calendar are updated to the 2018-2019 year. As a result of the PLC's annual planning conference we have a full picture of what we are doing and where we are going each month until December 2019. While the calendars through December 2018 are pretty firmly set, the 2019 calendar is being validated and will become official after the September campout. All changes will be added by the September Court of Honor.




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December 07-09 2018 - Vertical Adventures - Climbing and Museums

We will kick off the weekend Friday night by having fun [and games] camping-IN First Baptist Church. Saturday Morning we will head out bright and early and head for the Columbus, Ohio area where we will be visiting 3 different museums; The Firefighter Museum, the Motts Military Museum, and an automotive and memorabilia museum. We will have dinner out, then stop at Cabelas for a visit. After Cabelas, we will head over to Vertical Adventures where we will spend the night climbing their adventurous climbing walls. We will return back to First Baptist Sunday morning.

  • Cost: $55.00 - Youth and Adults Climbing and ALL Activities
  • Cost: $25.00 - ADULTS Only - NO CLIMBING
  • Permission Slips and Money due: Tuesday December 4th

  • Permission Slip






  • January 11-13 2019 - Signal Tree District Klondike

    Winter camping plus fun, games, and activities at the historic Camp Manatoc.



    January 19-20 2019 - Overnight Lock-in at Shaw JCC

    Super fun overnight lock-in at the Shaw JCC. Swimming, basketball, games, food and more! We also get our yearly camp swim tests out of the way during the lock-in



    February 22-24 2019 - Troop One Induction Camp-out

    Our annual Troop One Induction camp-out at Camp Manatoc. We welcome our new Scouts and adults at this camp-out.



    March 22-24 2019 - Show and Do Camp-out

    Our annual Show and Do camp-out where the older Scouts teach our new Scouts the ropes.



    April 26-28 2019 - Henry Ford Museum and Camp-out

    We will be visiting the famous Henry Ford Museum and possibly Greenfield Village.



    May 18-20 2019 - Camp-out at Ravenna Arsenal

    Details to come!



    June 21-23 2019 - Wilderness Survival Camp-out

    Scouts will be putting their wilderness survival skills to the test.



    July 14-20 2019 - Summer Camp at Camp Manatoc

    This month is all about Summer Camp, the BEST camp-out of the year!



    August 09-11 2019 - Hale Farm Camp-out and Service

    Camping at Hale Farm, and providing community service while enjoying being part of a Civil War re-enactment.



    September 14-16 2019 - Troop One Family Camp-out

    Our annual fun family camp-out.



    October 25-27 2019 - Info Coming Soon!

    Details coming soon



    November 15-16 2019 - COSI and Camping at Camp Lazarus

    Visiting COSI in Columbus and camping at Camp Lazarus



    December 06-08 2019 - Annual Holiday Camp-out

    Camp-out at Camp Butler



    More to come, stay tuned!

  • Be sure to check out the Google calendar over there to the right >>>>>

  • Troop One Calendar
    Google Calendar for Troop One Activities

    Current Calendar always at the menu link above.
    One page calendar - live


    Troop One Special Activities
    Bowling nights
    Hale Farm Service Project
    Troop One Backpackers
    Hiking MB Hikes
    Cycling Days
    SCUBA
    Climbing / COPE
    Rifle Team Dates
    Venturing Crew Sponsored backpacking trips

    Bowling nights


    Hale Farm Civil War Service Project
    (ASM Steve Brooks)

    Be a part of history.  Volunteer!

    August 2019

    Hale Farm and Village’s biggest weekend is their annual Civil War Re-enactment and Troop One has been asked to provide volunteers in helping with parking, food service, keeping the grounds clean and distributing ice cream to the soldiers.  Volunteers get free admission and all work stops for the re-enactment so you can see the battle.  In addition to the battle, the grounds are covered with booths displaying and/or selling all types of interesting Civil War items and all exhibits/ buildings at Hale Farm are open.

     SCUBA
    (Bob Fish)
    This is a set of oppportunities for Scouts and Venturers to  participate in a TrySCUBA or SCUBA-BSA program usually offered during most troop swims and the annual lock-in.
    SCUBA MB is offered to those willing to take certification.




    CLIMBING
    (Brendan Slazinski and Jim Hrubik)
    This is a group interested in developing their outdoor skills and to take part in rock climbimg  Scouts learn and practice knots and other techniques used in climbing. Locations and times will be announced via email before each event.

    Troop One Backpackers
    (ASM Biggs)
    This is a group interested in developing their outdoor skills and to take part in backpacking.  Scouts learn and practice to qualify for regular backpacking trip.

    TBA

    Hiking Merit Badge Hikes
    (with ASM Biggs)

    Each hike will start at 9:00 AM and should be done by 1:45 PM.  They will all be 10 mile hikes. Please bring your goBag with all the essentials for hiking including a lunch and water for on the trail.

    Cycling Days (with Mr. Kostura)

    Work on Cycling MB or just have fun.



    All rides start at 9:00 am.  Locations are announced by email before each event.  Helmets are required.  Two adults required on all rides.


     Rifle Team Dates
    (ASM Hoffman)
    See Mr. Hoffman for team membership and permission to attend.

    Dates TBA

     

      Venturing Crew Sponsored Backpacking trips
    (Keith Weber, AA Crew 2001, ASM 1)







    Our Past Events  - click here  

    Reference:  Ohio BSA Camps