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. 




Service Hour Opportunity This Weekend

Posted on Sep 18 2019 - 12:29pm

If you aren't going to the campout this weekend, we have a fun Service Hours opportunity at the YMCA this Friday and Saturday night from 6:45 PM to 9 PM.  This event will be a celebration of Didanya and will involve quite a bit of music and dancing.  Sign up at the links below and come to the event in your Class A uniform:

Service Hours Opportunity – Vishok Jonnalagadda’s Eagle Project Fundraiser Car Wash Saturday September 28

Posted on Sep 15 2019 - 10:47am

Life Scout Vishok Jonnalagadda is holding a car wash to raise funds for his Eagle Project, and he needs your help.

When:.  Saturday September 28.  There are two sessions, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM and 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Swim Test Saturday

Posted on Sep 10 2019 - 5:18pm

If you need to take the BSA swim test, I will be conducting these at the Coppell YMCA this Saturday at 1PM.  Come ready to swim and be sure to bring a parent.

Service Hours Opportunity – Andrusha Parilov Harden’s Eagle Project 9/14/19

Posted on Sep 2 2019 - 12:11pm

Life Scout Andrusha Parilov Harden is working on an Eagle Project, and he needs your help.

When:.  Saturday September 14, 10 AM to 12 PM.

Swampbase Update

Posted on Aug 26 2019 - 6:25pm

Pricing has been posted for the October Swampbase campout (Oct 11 - 14).  We will take advantage of the long weekend to travel to Lafayette, LA. Saturday we will paddle the Atchafalaya Swamp where we expect to see all kinds of unique wildlife. On Sunday, we will visit the Tabasco Factory on Avery Island and have the opportunity for Scouts to enjoy airboat rides.  (Scouts will need to bring additional funds to cover airboat rides.)  Sunday evening, we will host a cajun supper for the troop and return home on Monday.

Law Merit Badge Registration Open

Posted on Aug 26 2019 - 6:51am

To register click HERE, the event will fill up fast!

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