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Troop 497 is meeting on line because of the corona-virus pandemic

We are still welcoming new Scouts and Adult Leaders into the Troop during this difficult time. Boys can join Scouts BSA Troop 497 in Cockeysville, Maryland, if they have completed the fifth grade and are at least 10 years old, OR have earned the Arrow of Light Award and are at least 10 years old, OR are age 11 but have not reached age 18. Adults, 18 and older, may join as Adult Leaders. We have posted the information and all forms you need to join via the mail on our Registration page.

Visit our Announcement page for links to our online meetings. If you would like to join our online meetings as a guest, please send your full name and why you would like to join our meetings to webmaster497@gmail.com so we can add you to the approved list before the meeting (preferably a day or two ahead).

How would you like to?

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Camp on the Beach and in the Forest with Friends
Attend Summer Camps Across the Country
Hike Mountains
Cycle on the Eastern Shore
Whitewater Raft
Water and Snow Ski
Learn Outdoor Camping Skills
Be a part of a Team
Become a Great Cook
Learn How to Become a Leader

Our Scouts do this and much more!

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