Santa Cruz Backpacking Trip

Reservations have being made for the troop’s annual backpacking trip to Santa Cruz Island, arguably our favorite camping destination!  This trip will take place from Thursday March 31 (boat leaves the harbor at 9 AM) to Saturday April 2, 2016 (boat leaves the island at 10 AM).

Scouting for Food

ScoutingforFoodImgSaturday, February 27, 2016

Troop 649 Scouts will be collecting donated non-perishable food items for BSA’s Scouting for Food on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016. All items are donated to local food pantries for those in need in our community.

Cause for Paws Community Event – Oct. 10th

Help support the non-profit Pet Stop Rescue. A free community event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, 10 am – 5 pm, at Sycamore Drive Community Center, 1692 Sycamore Drive, Simi Valley, CA.

Bring the whole family for a fun filled day of activities and events, including animal specialty booths, dog contests, animal adoptions, music, silent auction, food, and much more…

…including a chance to meet Troop 649 Scouts at our booth. Come on out and visit us!

Webelos Woods 2015

Webelos Woods 2015

Ventura County Council Webelos Woods 2015

WEBELOS WOODS is an annual BSA recruiting event. Webelos Scouts and their parents spend the day learning about Boy Scouts and visiting local troops from the Ronald Reagan District. Troop 649 will host the Archery event for the day, one of the most popular activities, and an important opportunity for us to make new friends!


SEPTEMBER 26, 2015

6:30 am – 2 pm

Park opens 6:30 am for Camp Set up

Webelos arrive 7:45 am – Webelos leave 1 pm

Corriganville Park, Simi Valley

Smith Road, east of Kuehner

Annual Planning Meeting – 8/29/15

 “Be Prepared!”

 Troop 649 families,

It’s that time of year again, when we plan our activities for the upcoming year. Please come prepared to help lead cool events!

Related link – http://www.scouting.org/Home/BoyScouts/Resources.aspx.

What To Bring:

– Personal/Family Calendar :

  • Key school dates, like holidays and exams
  • Community/religious event dates
  • Personal dates that may affect participation in troop’s activities, such as your anniversary cruise

– POT LUCK Side dish. (Troop provides hamburgers, hot dogs, rolls.)

– Chairs, pop-ups, sunscreen

– Pool wear!

 

TROOP 649 PLANNING MEETING DETAILS:

 WHO: TROOP 649 FAMILIES

WHEN: SATURDAY 8/29/15

TIME:   11:00 am

 Please check your email for additional details.

“10 Essentials”

  1. First aid kit
  2. Water
  3. Flashlight
  4. Trail food
  5. Sunscreen and sun protection
  6. Extra Clothing (layers)
  7. Map and Compass
  8. Rain gear
  9. Pocket knife
  10. Matches and/or fire starters