Welcome to Troop 156

Boy Scout Troop 156 meets on Wednesdays from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM usually in the Gideon Welles School cafeteria. Boys from 10 to 17 are always welcome to join. Just come by and see us on most Wednesdays. Please check our Calendar or contact us at scoutmaster@troop156.org, because we’re often out camping or having fun in some other way!

 Signup night is Wednesday Sept 6th, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM in the Gideon Welles School cafeteria

Yawgoog Tournament Champions 2017

Yawgoog Tournament Champions 2017

Klondike Derby 2016

AT Hike 2014

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 In front of the George Washing Bridge on the '14 Urban Hike



Our chartering organization is
The Congregational Church
in South Glastonbury.

Scouts of all Faiths
in our Troop

Ski Butternut scout discount for any group containing troop 156 member

Posted by ejohnson1 on Oct 18 2017 - 5:22pm

I have again registered our troop (by last name only) with Ski Butternut in the Berkshires for discounts throughout this winter season. Anyone in the group (family, friend, etc) is entitled to the discount. The discount is good all the time (including Christmas week) EXCEPT the 3 day MLK and 3-day presidents weekends. Simply show up at the group booth and identify yourself with Glastonbury Troop 156.

Gettysburg Recap

Posted by dditomasso1 on Oct 16 2017 - 8:09pm

At Gettysburg, our scouts participated in Pickett's Charge, climbed the Pennsylvania Monument, and enjoyed a meal at Pickett's Buffet.

Mount Monadnock Recap

Posted by dditomasso1 on Oct 16 2017 - 7:50pm

20 scouts enjoyed a beautiful hike to the summit of Mount Monadnock. At the summit, you could see the entire state of Massachusetts, from Mount Greylock to Boston. 

Rest Stop Fundraiser

Posted by rmoy on Oct 13 2017 - 9:04pm

On Nov 18 & 19, our Troop will be holding a fundraiser at the I-84 Rest Stop in Willington,CT.  We will offer travelers free hot coffee, hot chocolate, tea, lemonade, water along with donuts and home baked goods.   Please signup for shifts (8am-11:30 or 11:30-3pm) on the website calendar.

Jon Hecker's Eagle Project

Posted by jditomasso on Sep 27 2017 - 6:47am

Service hour opportunity

Jon Hecker is seeking help constructing his eagle project. The project consists of building 2 donation bins for the sports locker.  All scouts welcome, we will have all tools and materials on site at our house (300 Main Street). The project will be 10:00-12:00 Sunday, Oct 1st.  Please call or text Jon (860)808-4100 if you can come. We will have pizza and drinks afterwards.  Depending on how much is completed, there may be another day, the following weekend.  We will need someone with a pickup truck to transport it to academy school.

Date changed to Sunday Oct 1st

Equipment Demonstration

Posted by jditomasso on Sep 13 2017 - 10:54pm

We will be doing an Equipment Demonstration for the adults at the Troop Meeting on Sept 20th… so if you are a new parent and you need help in decided what equipment is needed, what’s good equipment, etc, please come...  we will show you.

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