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Welcome to Troop 1 - Hanover, MA

1912 Welcome to Boy Scouts. The main objectives are to build character, foster citizenship and develop strong friendships. Over a  hundred years ago, on July 4th, 1912 Troop 1 held its first hike and campout at Oldham Pond in Pembroke, MA. Hiking and camping were popular activities in the early years of the Troop. Other early campsites that were hiked: Humarock Beach, Brant Rock, Duxbury Beach, and Scituate Harbor. To facilitate the transport of supplies for a hike and campout that might last two days or longer a committee of 5 was formed in 1916 to secure a Trek cart. They decided to build the cart. Trek carts were very popular in those days. They were the predecessors to our patrol boxes and troop trailers. The carts were often built in the style of a small covered wagon, they contained all the provisions, fuel, utensils, and supplies the patrol would need for a campout. Our Mission today is to continue the dedication and determination in Troop 1 in character building, citizenship and our connection to the community.

Andrew Pensoneault's Eagle Ceremony - 7/23/14

Posted on Jul 16 2014 - 1:46pm
 Congratulations to our 80th Eagle Scout!! 

Summer Camp @ Camp Squanto - July 20th to July 26th

Posted on Jul 16 2014 - 1:45pm

 

Campership checks will be handed out at camp check in.  Working at our fundraisers is a great way to help pay for summer camp!

Whitewater Rafting Trip - 8/22 to 8/24 *Earn Merit Badge*

Posted on Jul 16 2014 - 1:37pm

This year family members are invited to go on our whitewater rafting trip with Adventure Bound in Caratunk, ME.

BOTTLE BIN - 8/22/14 to 8/26/14

Posted on Jul 16 2014 - 9:30am

August 22nd to August 26th (Troop Rotation)

                 Joanne Roche is our new Bottle Bin Coordinator. jrroche@verizon.net

Cooking Merit Badge - New Eagle Badge as of 1/1/14

Posted on Mar 12 2014 - 8:34am

BSA Troop # 1

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