Welcome to Troop 842!!

We are Boy Scouts of America Troop 842 in Coppell, Texas, chartered by the First United Methodist Church in Coppell.

We meet on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 pm at 420 South Heartz Road in Coppell.  You are welcome to visit and learn more about us.

Our Scoutmaster can be contacted at scoutmaster@troop842.com

Once members are logged-in, they will see details related to Troop announcements and upcoming events.  Any questions about this website can be sent to:  communications@troop842.com. 




2017 Recharter Packet Assembly - Help Needed!

Posted on Sep 27 2016 - 8:26am

Candace Ifflander needs help assembling 2017 Recharter packets at Tuesday’s troop meeting.  She can use 4 or 5 adults – please bring a stapler, all other supplies will be provided.

Parent help needed for BOR - Tuesday 27th

Posted on Sep 27 2016 - 8:21am

This Tuesday we have 5 Board's of Review going on and need any parents that are able to help to show up! Tuesday 27th

September 20th Troop Meeting

Posted on Sep 19 2016 - 5:50pm

Troop Meeting 7-8pm.

Activity: First Aid activity

PLC Meeting 8-9pm.  SPL, ASPLs, Patrol Leaders, Scribes, and Troop Guides should attend.  Bring questions and suggestions from your patrol.  Scribes to take minutes (i.e. write down what is decided).

Thunder Badger Patrol on Setup, flag and cleanup duty (arrive by 6:45pm to set up and get the flags ready; don't leave until everything is packed away).

Fall 2016 Merit Badge College deadline 9/20

Posted on Sep 19 2016 - 5:49pm

The Five Trails District Fall Merit Badge College will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2016, 9 am – 5 pm, at Coppell Bible Fellowship Church, 751 W. Sandy Lake Rd., Coppell, TX.

September 27th Troop Meeting

Posted on Sep 19 2016 - 5:40pm

Troop Meeting 7-8pm.

Activity: Trail Cooking demonstration

Tonight is the deadline to contact Mrs. Rivera if you would like to hold your Eagle ceremony at the November Court of Honor.

NinjaPatrol on Setup, flag and cleanup duty (arrive by 6:45pm to set up and get the flags ready; don't leave until everything is packed away).

Summer Camp 2017

Posted on Sep 12 2016 - 8:52pm

We are already at the point where we need to start thinking about Summer Camp next year.
At the previous PLC, we discussed several camps and would like feedback from the whole Troop.

If you have plans to attend as a Scout or parent or send your Scout to summer camp, please look through the following:


We have included two favorites that we have been to in the past as well as two new and closer camps.
We will be making a final decision by 9/20/2016 so please give your feedback as soon as possible.

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