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. 




Online Adult Training Opportunities

Posted on Apr 5 2020 - 7:10am

We are eagerly awaiting the day when we can gather together as a troop.  While we are stuck in doors, there are a few things we can do to prepare for ourselves for this. 

Jamboree on the Internet

Posted on Apr 2 2020 - 10:15am

This weekend, the worldwide Scouting program is holding a global Internet Jamboree. This is an opportunity to engage, interact and learn.  There is no need to register, just go to the Jamboree website this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  If you want to start exploring content now, you can go to the Jamboree “campsite” to get information about what’s coming this weekend.

Court of Honor Rescheduled - Next Meeting date to be determined

Posted on Mar 22 2020 - 10:38pm

On the advice from council we are currently not holding any in person meetings or campouts through at least April 17.  The situation is fluid so keep an eye out on emails and the troop web site for updates. 

Camp Cards

Posted on Mar 13 2020 - 7:57am

Camp Cards are a great way for scouts to fund their Summer Camp and other scouting activities. Each Camp Card has multiple food, service and entertainment discounts for customers and is sold for only $10 to the general public. Half the proceeds go into the Scout's account and so - the more you sell the more you get to help fund your activities.

Adult Leadership Training

Posted on Mar 12 2020 - 5:17am

Parents & Adult Leaders –

Scouting requires the active involvement of adult leaders, monitoring, teaching & mentoring our young men (and women) as they move through the program.  To support the development of our adult leaders who are engaging Scouts directly, our district makes available two training events that we would encourage you to attend:

Follow Up from Parent Meeting

Posted on Mar 4 2020 - 6:09am

Thank you, everyone, for joining us for our Spring Parent's Meeting. We have a lot going on the next couple months, and I appreciate you taking the time to hear about it all and share your thoughts on it.

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