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10/27 Troop Meeting.
10/28 Wreathmaking.
10/30 Wreathmaking.
11/1 Troop Committee Meeting.
11/1 Wreathmaking.
11/3 ScOUTing Event. TBD.
11/4 Wreathmaking.
11/6 North Star District Roundtable and Order of the Arrow Chapter Meeting. 7pm - 8:30pm.
11/6 Wreathmaking.
11/8 Wreathmaking.
11/10 Troop Meeting and Board of Review.
11/11 Wreathmaking.
11/13 North Star District Merit Badge Night.
11/13 Wreathmaking.
11/15 Wreathmaking.
11/17 Troop Meeting and Court of Honor.
11/18 Wreathmaking.
11/20 Wreathmaking.
11/22 Wreath pick-up and delivery.
11/24 Troop Meeting.
11/25 Wreathmaking.
more upcoming events
District Merit Badge Night, Thursday, Oct 9, 7pm - 9pm

The North Star District holds Merit Badge Nights on a monthly basis for scouts to earn or work on merit badges. The merit badge for October is Citizenship in the Nation which is a required Eagle merit badge. It is in your interest to get a copy of the Merit Badge booklet either from the Troop's library or purchase one from the Scout Shop. You should also print out the merit badge worksheet in advance and do as much of the worksheet as you can before the class next week. Get a signed merit badge "Blue Card" from Jerry at Monday's troop meeting. Do not expect to complete this badge in one night. Uniforms are required at the class.  It will be held at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (515 South Albert St, St. Paul.  Just a couple blocks East of Snelling Avenue on Randolph) on the lower level. Enter on the east side of the building from the church's parking lot. There is  no fee to attend.

Cycling Merit Badge Requirements
Bough Cutting Camping Trip, Oct 24-25, Cambridge, MN.

This is the weekend we go up to Mark Hansen's tree farm to camp and cut boughs for the wreaths our troop sells every year. Directions and a map to the Hansen Tree Farm as well as instructions and the permission slip are on the "Documents & Forms" page under "Wreath"

Troop 17 Welcomes You!

St. Paul's Troop 17 celebrates its 98th year of scouting in 2014. Check under Troop History on the Documents & Forms page for a snapshot of the troop's history and a list of Troop 17's Scoutmasters over the years.
Troop 17 History Snapshot

How do I get on the troop's email list?
Email troop17info@gmail.com.  In the Subject header write: Add Me to Troop 17 Mailing List. It's as simple as that!

96 years of scouting for St. Paul's Troop 17 and still going strong!
Troop 17 meets at 7 PM each Monday night in the basement of the St. Anthony Park United Church of Christ, 2129 Commonwealth Avenue in Saint Paul, MN.