Welcome to Troop 842!!

We are BSA Troop 842 in Coppell, Texas
chartered by the First United Methodist Church in Coppell.

We meet every Tuesday evening at 7:00 pm at 420 S. Heartz Road at the
Ministry Center of the FUMC in Coppell. 

You are welcome to visit and learn more about us.

Our Scoutmaster can be contacted at scoutmaster@troop842.com

Once members are logged-in, they will see details related to Troop announcements and upcoming events. 

Any questions about this website can be sent to: communications@troop842.com.




Group Dynamix Lock-In

Posted on Jul 17 2022 - 10:43pm
Please note: Every scout participating must have a waiver on file. Please complete before bringing your scout to the lock-in: www.groupdynamix.com/waiver
1100 Venture Ct #120, Carrollton, TX 75006
July 23, 9pm-7am
Our summer activity will be an overnight lock-in at the Group Dynamix facility in Carrolton. Everyone will need to wear close-toed shoes to participate in the activities. Pizza will be served midnight to keep the party fueled until the morning. Deadline to register is June 21. We have to pay our deposit and need a firm number at that time.
Activities include:

- High Ropes Course
- Zip Lines
- Coconut climbing trees (3 difficulty levels)
- Blacklight Dodge Ball
- Archery Tag
- Gaga Ball and 9 Square
- Ping Pong, Foosball
- Giant jumping pillow
- Huge Teen Friendly Inflatables 

Service Hour Opportunity and Book Drive - Camden McGregor Eagle Project Shelf Building

Posted on Jul 12 2022 - 5:37pm

Scouts are invited to sign up to help with my Eagle Project and earn service hours for rank advancement/merit badges. We will be building and painting four (4) bookshelves.

Yearly PLC Planning Meeting

Posted on Jul 12 2022 - 12:59pm

August 14, 6-9pm
Pinstack, Irving

All PLC need to attend the planning meeting for the upcoming year. We will hold it at Pinstack. Please bring money for games and additional activities. Pizza and drinks will be provided. 

Citizenship in Society

Posted on Jul 10 2022 - 7:35pm

Mrs. McGregor and Mr. Crawford will teach Citizenship in Society on Sunday, July 31 from 1pm-3pm,
location is Hackberry Creek Church, room 149, enter on the west side of the church. The class will be limited to Life Scouts ONLY at this time. 

July 5th Troop Meeting Cancelled

Posted on Jun 24 2022 - 5:08pm

Due to so many families being out of town for the holiday, the  regular troop meeting for July 5 is cancelled.

Coppell 4th of July Parade

Posted on Jun 16 2022 - 4:00pm

Troop 842 will participate in the Coppell 4th of July Parade on Monday, July 4 at 9am. Please sign up by June 27 if you can attend. The parade begins at the intersection of Samuel and Sandy Lake. The current plan is to meet at 7:30am, decorate the truck, get the BSA Troop flag and be ready for the parade to begin at 9am. This is the truck we will borrow and ride in during the parade. Sign up on the Troop Calendar. 

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