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Boy Scout Troop 228 is located in Berea, Ohio and charted by the United Methodist Church of Berea as a troop in the Lake Erie Council. Troop meetings are on Sunday nights from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at the United Methodist Church at 170 Seminary Street.

There are monthly camping trips. Recent destinations have been Beaumont Scout Reservation, Camp Alaska at Firelands Scout Reservation, Camp Pee Wee near Lodi, Mohican Wilderness Campground, white water rafting on the Youghiogheny River in Pennsylvania, South Bass Island, Camp Stigwandish, Top O’Ledges, and the Buffalo Naval Park.

We go to Seven Ranges Scout Reservation for summer camp. This is a week long trip beginning on a Sunday and ending on a Saturday, usually the fourth week in June.

For our High Adventure program we sent a crew to Seabase in Florida in 2018, to Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico in 2014. We sent scouts to the 2017 National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia. In the summer of 2012 several of our scouts attended the Eagle Base High Adventure program in the Allegheny mountains of Pennsylvania. 

For further information contact the Scoutmaster Jesse Miller at scoutmaster@berea228.mytroop.us

 

 

Email on 3/23/2020

Posted on Mar 23 2020 - 10:13am

Hi troop,

Mrs. Miller here, Mr. Miller and I hope everyone is doing well and staying safe. Please read this whole email and don't hesitate to reach out to me with any questions. Please refer to the troop website as well.

All troop 228 scouting events and activities suspended until April 5th

Posted on Mar 13 2020 - 11:23am

We are in uncharted waters with the current situation that has gripped our nation. Lake Erie Council has canceled all events and has left the decision up to each unit on how to proceed with our activities. Mr. Miller spoke to our Unit Commissioner and other Scoutmasters in the area and has decided in the best interest of our scouts' health and safety is to cancel all events until school resumes. We will return to regular scouting activities on April 5th. We will reschedule the Camp Pee Wee Campout at a later date.

Service Opportunity - Easter Egg Hunt --- Postponed and rescheduled for April 19

Posted on Mar 12 2020 - 1:25pm

The Troop has been asked to help with the United Methodist Church's annual Easter egg hunt this weekend. On Saturday, Scouts who are needed to help assemble plastic eggs at 9:00 for about an hour.

Easter Egg Assembly and Egg Hunt - Rescheduled

Posted on Mar 12 2020 - 1:23pm

The UMC has rescheduled the Messy Church program and their Easter egg hunt to the weekend after Easter, April 19.
The SPL, Patrol Leaders, and adult

Summer Camp at Seven Ranges

Posted on Mar 10 2020 - 3:29pm

Please read this whole notice. Deposits must be received before Scouts and Leaders are registered. So far 13 have submitted deposits of the 22 that have signed up.

Library Book Sale

Posted on Feb 18 2020 - 12:53pm

Help is needed to set up the Berea library book sale on Thursday at 5:30.
Tear down will be Sunday starting about 3:00 pm. Service hours will be earned

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