Welcome to Troop 842!!

We are BSA Troop 842 in Coppell, Texas
chartered by the First United Methodist Church in Coppell.

We meet every Tuesday evening at 7:00 pm at 420 S. Heartz Road at the
Ministry Center of the FUMC 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.




Family Picnic

Posted on Aug 11 2022 - 2:18pm

Everyone in the family is invited to our Family Picnic at Andy Brown East Grand Pavilion on Sunday, September 11, 3-6pm. Watch for a Sign Up Genius to be emailed and added to this announcement soon to sign up for food and drinks. We'll need everyone to pitch in to make it happen! 

Court of Honor - All Welcome!

Posted on Aug 10 2022 - 2:45pm

All friends and family are welcome to attend our Court of Honor, Tuesday, August 30 at 7pm at the FUMC Ministry Center. ** Please make sure to attend as we want to celebrate all of our scout's accomplishments. **

Apparel Order Reminders

Posted on Aug 10 2022 - 2:34pm

As the new school year begins, parents and scouts like to order items from our apparel store such as Class B shirts, hoodies and hats. Our system is antiquated, so please follow these steps to place your order: https://www.troop842.com/node/3780

Group Dynamix Lock-In

Posted on Jul 17 2022 - 10:43pm
Please note: Every scout participating must have a waiver on file. Please complete before bringing your scout to the lock-in: www.groupdynamix.com/waiver
1100 Venture Ct #120, Carrollton, TX 75006
July 23, 9pm-7am
Our summer activity will be an overnight lock-in at the Group Dynamix facility in Carrolton. Everyone will need to wear close-toed shoes to participate in the activities. Pizza will be served midnight to keep the party fueled until the morning. Deadline to register is June 21. We have to pay our deposit and need a firm number at that time.
Activities include:

- High Ropes Course
- Zip Lines
- Coconut climbing trees (3 difficulty levels)
- Blacklight Dodge Ball
- Archery Tag
- Gaga Ball and 9 Square
- Ping Pong, Foosball
- Giant jumping pillow
- Huge Teen Friendly Inflatables 

Service Hour Opportunity and Book Drive - Camden McGregor Eagle Project Shelf Building

Posted on Jul 12 2022 - 5:37pm

Scouts are invited to sign up to help with my Eagle Project and earn service hours for rank advancement/merit badges. We will be building and painting four (4) bookshelves.

Yearly PLC Planning Meeting

Posted on Jul 12 2022 - 12:59pm

August 14, 6-9pm
Pinstack, Irving

All PLC need to attend the planning meeting for the upcoming year. We will hold it at Pinstack. Please bring money for games and additional activities. Pizza and drinks will be provided. 

BSA Troop #842

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