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Join Troop ONE

Contact Us

In addition to the leaders listed below, feel free to contact any Troop ONE parent – they are full on information and willing to share

  • Erick Slazinski, Scoutmaster
  • John Judge, Committee Chair
  • Brett Angle, ASM-New Scouts

Who Can Join?

  • Someone new to scouting with no current experience in cub scouting
  • Someone who is a Webelos II Scout in a Cub Scout Pack anxious to join a Boy Scout Troop
  • Someone who is an older scout returning to scouting or transferring from another troop. 

Joining Requirements

  • 11 yrs old
    -or- completed the 5th grade
    -or- have received the Arrow of Light.

If any of these are happening to you in the next 4-6 months (and you are not yet 18 yrs old) stop by and see us!

If not, then maybe of the other First Baptist Family of Scouting units maybe for you.

Visit Us

Troop ONE welcomes visitors to our troop meeting.   We meet every Tues from 7:30-9:00pm, at our chartered organization, First Baptist Church of Akron, located at 1670 Shatto Avenue, Akron, OH 44313

Special Events

Open House

Every October, Troop ONE holds an Open House, where those youth and their parents can learn about the First Baptist Family of Scouting units.   

Our open house will be held on Tues, Oct 10, 2023 from 7:30-8:30 pm at First Baptist Church of Akron, located at 1670 Shatto Avenue, Akron, OH 44313


A youth can join Troop ONE anytime after they meet the joining requirements.

Parents play a vital role in making sure your scout has a great start.  Here is a summary  of what you can expect as your scout transitions to Troop ONE.

Come and see your scout enjoy Troop ONE as he begins to flourish with his fellow patrol members.

Parents and Guardians are welcome to all Troop ONE events – meetings, and campouts.  Learn about the opportunities for you.


Great Trail Council Joining

Induction Ceremony

Feb 24, 2024 at Camp Manatoc
This is where you want to be

Get your scouting adventure off to a great start.  Don’t miss one of the most important events of the year!