Welcome to Troop 842!!

We are Boy Scouts of America Troop 842 in Coppell, Texas, chartered by the First United Methodist Church in Coppell.

We meet on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 pm at 420 South Heartz Road in Coppell.  You are welcome to visit and learn more about us.

Our Scoutmaster can be contacted at scoutmaster@troop842.com

Once members are logged-in, they will see details related to Troop announcements and upcoming events.  Any questions about this website can be sent to:  communications@troop842.com. 




April 14th Troop Meeting

Posted on Apr 13 2015 - 4:37pm

Troop Meeting 7-8pm.

Activity: meal planning for Camporee and knots program

Honey Badger Patrol on Setup, flag and cleanup duty (arrive by 6:45pm to set up and get the flags ready; don't leave until everything is packed away).


Merit Badge Counselor Training

Posted on Apr 13 2015 - 4:37pm


Mrs. Hess and Mr. Carpenter will be providing Merit Badge Counselor training for experienced and new MB Counselors during both April 21st and 28th Troop meetings starting at 7:15pm, in the Rotunda.

Summer Camp 2015

Posted on Apr 10 2015 - 11:58am

We are going to Chris Dobbins Scout Camp June 20 -27.  

Camp Dobbins is located Northeast of Colorado Springs.  Here is the link to the camp website =>  Camp Dobbins

Citizenship in the Nation MB Class

Posted on Apr 10 2015 - 8:48am

The Citizenship in the Nation merit badge is being offered here in Coppell for Troop 842!  The class size is limited to the first 10 scouts that register.

Troop 842 Closet Cleanout and Organizing

Posted on Apr 8 2015 - 7:04pm

On Saturday May 2nd, 9:00AM to noon (during adult CPR training), the Scout Closet at FUMC will be cleaned and organized.

Volunteers are needed to assist -- including someone capable of repairing the lock so that the closet is secure.

Camporee April 17-19, sign up Monday before price increase!

Posted on Apr 5 2015 - 11:03pm

This year’s Camporee will be April 17, 18, and 19, at Trevor Rees-Jones Scout Camp, near Athens, TX.

Camporee is a gathering of all Boy Scouts and Webelos from Coppell and Irving for Scouting fellowship and friendly competition.  Check in Friday after 6pm, competitions on Saturday, followed by campfire and OA callout, and closing ceremonies on Sunday.

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