Troop 480 works to create an environment of preparing Scouts for life through the methods of scouting as developed by Baden Powell in 1907.
- Working to develop the Troop through their actions and choices
- Youth leadership fostering development of fellow Scouts
- Providing community service to improve the world around us
- Developing skills to care for ourselves and others in life and the outdoors
- Using the patrol method to create a cohesive team
- Challenge ourselves toward progression through activities and adventures
- To learn by engaging in new adventures
- Engaging adult support to set the example
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We meet weekly on Mondays at Zion Lutheran Church from 7:00 to 8:30 PM. We follow the Kent School District calendar. No school = No meeting.
Announcements and Important Information!
we recently started using the online troopkit.com program for event registration, the troop merit badge library & soon the troop gear.
here is a quick video on how to log in & join and event
Annual Christmas Tree Recycling
Flyers will be handed out
December 17 & 18 from 9am-3pm
January 7 from 9am-3pm
Tree pick-up day is
Next Merit Badge clinics:
- Kent Jan. 21 & followup mar. 11
Adult Training opportunities:
- Wood badge April 27-29 & May 18-20
Cub Scout? Click here to learn more about the Awesome Adventures of Troop 480!