Welcome to our Troop 20 website

Welcome to the Troop 20 Website.  We are a 2010 Centennial Quality Unit chartered by Bethany Lutheran Church.  We meet weekly at Bethany Lutheran Church at 3701 West Slaughter Lane, Austin, TX on Thursdays at 7:15 p.m.

If you have any questions or would like to make suggestions on additional content please send an email to contact@troop20austin.com

ALL SCOUTS: Important Training October 15

Posted by rfdavis on Oct 1 2022 - 8:34pm

Sign up now for Introduction to Leadership Skills for Troops (ILST), October 10, 10 am - 4 pm.  Each scout should register and attend this important training for how the troop is supposed to run.  This training is for both current and future scout leaders--in other words for every scout in our troop.  As our troop rebuilds, all scouts need to learn how best to run their troop.

PLC Meeting

Posted by rfdavis on Oct 1 2022 - 8:29pm

REMINDER: This week's troop meeting is for the Patrol Leader Council (only) and will take place in the Bethany Lutheran Youth Room.  The members of the PLC are the Senior Patrol Leader, the Assistant Senior Patrol Leader, the Patrol Leaders, and the Troop Guide.  Other scouts may skip this meeting.

Time Sensitive--Sign Up Now: Webelos Woods, Winter Camp, NASA

Posted by rfdavis on Sep 24 2022 - 9:08pm

Please sign up as soon as possible for Webelos Woods (Oct 21-23), Winter Camp (Dec 27-30), & NASA (Feb 25-26) so we can make plans.  All Scouts are needed as we host Webelos at the Webelos Woods campout.  For winter camp, merit badge selection opens October 1, so sign up now so we get first choice.  For NASA, sign-up to indicate interest so our troop can secure our spot.

Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (Adult Training)

Posted by rfdavis on Sep 24 2022 - 8:55pm

Any adults needing Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (IOLS), an opportunity just opened up November 18-19, 2022 at Lost Pines.  We must have at least one adult with IOLS training on every campout. Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills will provide Boy Scout leaders with the basic outdoor skills information needed to start and guide a program the right way.  Completion of this course is the required outdoor training for all Scout Masters and Assistant Scout Masters.  The skills taught are based on the outdoor skills found in The Boy Scout Handbook. Cost: $55 Sign up directly here: https://scoutingevent.com/564-63094#

Troop 20 Scouts and adults needed for Join Scouting Night, 9/22/22!

Posted by rfdavis on Sep 17 2022 - 8:45pm

Troop 20 will hold a “Join Scouting Night” on Thursday, September 22.  Be on the lookout for an email with more details from Mr. Brown.  All members (both scouts and adults) are needed, so plan to attend this meeting.

Sign Up for Winter Camp at Lost Pines, Dec. 27-30

Posted by rfdavis on Sep 17 2022 - 8:39pm

Sign up ASAP so that the troop can secure its place for winter camp.  This is a great opportunity for scouts to rank up quickly, through the Eagle Quest First year camper program, earn Eagle-Required merit badges, and have fun!  See details and register here: https://www.troop20austin.org/node/4082 

Site Counter