New Scout Checklist – For Boy Scouts

After you turn in these forms, you will receive a Troop 49 folder, Class B t-shirt, Troop 49 neckerchief, neckerchief slide, Boy Scout Handbook, and Uniform insignia (“49” and “85 year bar”)

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN SUMMER CAMP (Camp Easton, July 3-9):

  • Talk to your parents about attending summer camp.
  • Read the parent and scout information booklets (usually available by March)
  • Make arrangements to pay for camp through the camp coordinator and/or treasurer.
  • Have your doctor complete part C of the BSA Medical form, which requires a physical exam, and return to the Membership coordinator no later than June 1.

New Scout Parents – Parent Checklist

 

  • Assist your son in completing the registration forms listed above or in the joining folder you received at the meeting (don’t forget to sign)
  • Give your son a check for the joining fee of $24 (made out to “Troop 49”).  If you are joining mid-year, ask if the fee can be pro-rated).
  • Get your son an official boy Scout Uniform.  The components can be purchased new online or from the BSA Council store, or ask the troop if used/donated shirt and pants are available.
    1. The council store is located in Everett at:
      Everett Service Center:
      1715 – 100th Pl SE #B
      Everett, WA 98208
      M-F: 9AM-5:30PM
      Sat: 9AM – 12:30 PM

Items to purchase:
1.  BSA Short Sleeved Shirt ~$45
2.  BSA pants or shorts ~$30-50
3.  BSA belt and buckle ~$13
4.  Official shirt insignia (council shoulder patch, World Scout Crest) ~5

  • If you are interested in volunteering, please fill out and return the Troop Resource Survey and talk with the Committee Chair or Membership Coordinator about how you can help.