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Welcome to Troop 437! Proudly chartered by American Legion post 437 in Westford Massachusetts.

Are you a Webelos II scout looking for a Boy Scout Troop?

Are you a Webelos scout looking for a Boy Scout troop?  We would love to have you come visit one of our meetings to experience what Boy Scouting is all about and what makes Troop 437 a great Boy Scout troop.

We meet every Thursday evening that school is in session.  Meetings start at 7:00pm at the American Legion Post 437 at 114 Dunstable Road.  Feel free to contact us at info@westfordtroop437.us and let us know you are coming or to contact us with any questions.  For more information about the troop you can start at our About Us webpage.


Supporting Boy Scouting and Troop 437 throughout the year is easy...simply start your amazon.com shopping trips from our home page with this link or by clicking the amazon logo below and a portion of the money you spend will be given back to our troop to help support the Boy Scouting program!  Please note - you need to click this link before you place items in the amazon.com shopping cart in order for the troop to get the benefit.


This week's Troop Meeting - Some Outdoor Activities Planned

Posted on Feb 26 2015 - 10:40am

Part of this week's troop meeting will be conducted outdoors so scouts should wear coats and hats and bring gloves and flashlights.  Also, please bring any cardboard egg cartons, wood shavings, and dryer lint as they will be used to make fire starters for the upcoming winter camping trip.

Wah-Tut-Ca Summer Camp Deposit and Sign-ups due March 19th

Posted on Feb 26 2015 - 10:34am

It is hard to beleive that winter will ever end but it will and to be prepared planning is already underway for summer camp.  Troop 437 will be attending Wah-Tut-Ca scout reservation July 26th - August 1st.  We need all current scouts to sign-up and submit a $50 deposit by March 19th.  New cross-overs need not submit deposits.  Balances for summer camp are due May 22nd ($335 for current scouts, $385 for cross-overs).  Mandatory BSA medical forms are due June 4th.

This signup sheet for summer camp can be found here or by clicking the button below.


March Trip - Winter Survival/Pioneering at Camp Resolute - Signups due February 26th

Posted on Feb 25 2015 - 9:27pm

This is an outdoor camping trip - participants should be prepared to sleep in tents or shelters of their own construction.  No cabin will be available.  Due to the amunt of snow on the ground it is likely that scouts will have to clear areas for their tents and cooking.  Scouts need to come prepared with approiate clothing and equipment.  

See our Cold Weather Camping page for more information.

The March trip for Troop 437 is a Pioneering and Survival weekend at Camp Resolute Scout Reservation.  On Saturday the boys will put to test as well as improve upon their pioneering and survival skills. All boys will have the opportunity to plan and assemble their own survival shelters of items found throughout camp! Those boys with a desire for adventure will be able to sleep in the survival shelters that they construct. We will follow  “leave no trace” principals and disassemble all shelters prior to leaving.

Support Troop 437! Start your shopping trip with the Troop's amazon.com link!

Posted on Feb 25 2015 - 9:20pm
Support Troop 437 by starting your shopping trips here.  Click on the Amazon banner or this link before you place items in your shopping cart, shop as you normally would, and the troop will receive a percentage of what you spent.  Remember to book mark the link for future shopping trips!  Thank you for supporting Boy Scouting and Troop 437!

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Winter Court of Honor February 12th - This Week

Posted on Feb 11 2015 - 11:00pm

The Winter Court of Honor will be held at this week's troop meeting.  Scouts and their families are encouraged to attend to help recognize all the advancement the scouts have achieved.  The new troop leadership will officialy take office at the Court of Honor.

Congratulations to the Troop's new Senior Patrol Leader and Patrol Leaders

Posted on Feb 4 2015 - 11:30pm

Congratulations to Kyle O. who was elected by the troop to serve as Seior Patrol Leader.  In addition, Max G., Harry L, Josh M. and Matt D. have been elected as Patrol Leaders by their respective Patrols.

These new leaders will officially start in their roles at the Winter Court of Honor next week.

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