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Troop 35 thrives, even during pandemic

Scouts have worked creatively to keep Troop 35’s traditions alive during the pandemic. Every year, the troop welcomes Webelos at the electronics lock-in. This year, the troop held it virtually, and scouts still enjoyed games together and stayed up late … Continue reading

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Buy wreaths online; support Troop 35

Scouts from Troop 35 are relying on this website to sell their Christmas greenery. Because of the pandemic, the City of Wheaton does not allow door-to-door sales, and the scouts will not have retail locations. This is the troop’s only … Continue reading

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Scouts explore Boundary Waters

Scouts from Troop 35 camped and canoed their way through the Boundary Waters in Minnesota this summer. Northern Tier in Ely, MN is one of the Scouts BSA High Adventure bases. You can see what fun the scouts had in … Continue reading

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Troop 35 enjoys “camp-in”

While campsites are closed to groups, Troop 35 found a way to enjoy the outdoors by hosting a “camp-in.” Scouts pitched tents in their own backyards, cooked outside, and held a contest for the best-looking meal. They also got together … Continue reading

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Troop 35 scout participates in “Taps Across America”

Musicians from across the country, including Troop 35’s Noah B., played taps from their front porches at 3 p.m. on Memorial Day. Twenty years ago, Congress passed a law that 3 p.m. local time on Memorial Day is “The National … Continue reading

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