St.Rose if Lima
- Congratulations to Eric S., Troop 800's Newest Eagle Scout. Great Job!!!
- On May 18, 2013, we will be meeting at Mr. Davies Hangar at Brown Field for a
Welding Merit Badge Workshop. Sign-ups and more information will be at the Troop Meetings.
- On Saturday, May 25, We will meet at SRL Parking Lot at 8:30 AM and drive to Mt.
Hope Cemetery on Market St. There, we will place flags at the headstone of our war
veterans that are interned there. Lunch and drinks will be provided for all those that
attend. This is a great way to remember those who served our Country.
- We have a busy couple of months ahead, so check out our Newsletter
Troop 800 serves the Chula Vista and Bonita
communities of San Diego County, California. The Troop is chartered by the Knights of
Columbus at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, and is a member of the San Diego-Imperial
Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Troop 800 meetings are held at 7:00 PM on the first
three Tuesdays of the month, at the St. Rose of Lima Parish Hall. Troop meetings are
Scout-led and adult supervised. The fourth Tuesday we meet at the hall for the Patrol
Leaders Conference (PLC) and Parent meeting, where the Scouts plan and organize their
events and activities with advice and logistics support from the adult leaders and
Troop 800 provides a program that develops Character, Fitness and Citizenship,
that is challenging and fun. Troop 800 has always had an active and diverse outdoors
program. A typical annual program includes: backpacking, camping, canoeing, hiking, rifle
and shotgun shooting, river rafting, rock climbing, downhill skiing, snowboarding, and
summer camps. Troop 800 also 'gives back' to the community through a variety of troop and
eagle community service projects.
Troop 800 is open to boys 11 years of age or older. No previous scouting
experience required. Contact our Scoutmaster for
Troop 800 is dedicated to improving the lives of the boys and adults associated
with it. Join us for our 2013 Scouting Adventure!