Boy Scouts Troop 373
Boy Scout Troop 373 is for boys 6th Grade to 18 Years old.
Troop 373 meets at SMCC in Room 56 (Kidz Port)
in the New Life Building at the the corner of SM Blvd. and Hermosa .
191 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. SM CA 91024
Court of Honor - COH are in Pritchard Hall on Tuesdays at 7:00PM.
Troop 373 was chartered in 1924 and is sponsored
our Charter Organization, Sierra Madre Congregational Church
Map to SMCC - SMCC Facebook page
Troop 373 has Overnight camping, hikes and Backpack outings:
Activity Schedule for Troop 373
Troop 373 Photo Pages
Troop 373 is a Quality Unit.
For more info on Pack 373 or Troop 373: Email basargent @ earthlink.net
Troop 373 Merit Badge Procedure
Troop 373 Uniform Page
Religious Emblems Programs
SGVC Camps - Trask, CCV and Holcomb
San Gabriel Valley Council
Troop OA page
BSA Handbook with more info than could fit in the BSA Handbook
Scout (10) ESSENTIALS List
Boy Scouts of America retail store
Adult Leadership Training classes
What to do with Household Hazardous Waste
The Boy Scout advances
through the ranks of Scout, Tenderfoot,
Second Class, First Class, Star, & Life on his way to Eagle.
Troop 373 Life to Eagle Page
On my honor I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country
and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong,
mentally awake, and morally straight.
A Scout is TRUSTWORTHY.
A Scout tells the truth. He keeps his
promises. honesty is a part of his code of conduct. People can always
depend on him.
A Scout is LOYAL.
A Scout is true to his family, friends, Scout
leaders, school, nation, and world community.
A Scout is HELPFUL.
A Scout is concerned about other people. He
willingly volunteers to help others without expecting payment or reward.
A Scout is FRIENDLY.
A Scout is a friend to all. He is a brother to
other Scouts. He seeks to understand others. He respects those with
ideas and customs that are different from his own.
A Scout is COURTEOUS.
A Scout is polite to everyone regardless
of age or position. He knows that good manners make it easier for people
to get along together.
A Scout is KIND. A
Scout understands there is strength in being
gentle. He treats others as he wants to be treated. He does not harm or
kill anything without reason.
A Scout is OBEDIENT.
A Scout follows the rules of his family,
school, and troop. He obeys the laws of his community and country. If
he thinks these rules and laws are unfair, he tries to have them change
in an orderly manner rather than disobey them.
A Scout is CHEERFUL.
A Scout looks for the bright side of life. He
cheerfully does tasks that come his way. He tries to make others happy.
A Scout is THRIFTY. A Scout
works to pay his way and to help
others. He saves for the future. He protects and conserves natural
resources. He carefully uses time and property.
A Scout is BRAVE.
A Scout can face danger even if he is afraid. He
has the courage to stand for what he thinks is right even if others laugh
at him or threaten him.
A Scout is CLEAN.
A Scout keeps his body and mind fit and clean.
He goes around with those who believe in living by these same ideals.
He helps keep his home and community clean.
A Scout is REVERENT.
A Scout is reverent towards God. He is
faithful in his religious duties. He respects the beliefs of others.
THE SCOUT MOTTO
The Scout motto is BE
PREPARED. A Scout prepares
comes his way by learning all he can. He keeps himself strong, healthy,
and ready to meet the challenges of life.
THE SCOUT SLOGAN
The Scout slogan is DO
A GOOD TURN DAILY. Good Turns are helpful
acts of kindness done quietly, without boasting, and without expecting
reward or pay. Doing at least one Good Turn every day is a normal part
of a Scout's life.
The Outdoor Code
As an American, I will do my best to -
* Be clean in my outdoor manners
* Be careful with fire
* Be considerate in the outdoors, and
* Be conservation minded.
Meet age requirements:
Be a boy who is 11 years old, or one who has completed the fifth grade or
earned the Arrow of Light Award and is at least 10 years old, but is not yet 18 years old.
Ask for and complete a membership form.
Note if you are new to scouting or transferring from a Pack.
The Aims and Methods of Scouting
Secrets to Winter Warmth
Some Boy Scouts Links:
San Gabriel Valley Council
SGVC on Facebook
Lucky Baldwin web site
AIMS OF SCOUTING
National BSA: Scouting.org
Glossary of scouting terms
Troop Org Chart
BSA Rank Advancement
Merit Badge Program
Merit Badges from usscouts.org
Arcadia Wilderness Park - MB
Leader Training (JLT)
Oakbadge now NYLT for Boy Scouts National Youth Leadership Training
What is Boy Scouting?
Leave No Trace
Eagle Scout leadership service project
Guide to Safe Scouting online
Ten Essentials From Troop 373
Angeles National Forest
Eaton Canyon Nature Center
Los Angeles Arboretum
Cal flora org or What is that plant?
Monrovia Canyon Park
Joshua Tree National Park
Fort Tejon State Historic Park
Troop 373 Activity
Comments, suggestions, corrections or questions Email me at basargent @ earthlink.net
Pack 373 Cub Scout