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BSA Troop 42 was formed in San Mateo in 1958, and met regularly at the Peninsula Temple Beth El in San Mateo until 2014 when the Troop moved to St. Bart's Catholic Church in San Mateo. The Troop was founded on the basic principles of the Boy Scouts of America with emphasis placed on:

  • Development of outdoor and scout craft skills
  • Character development
  • Mental and physical fitness
  • Patriotism and citizenship training
  • Community service
  • Provide and Encourage Advancement
  • Scout led - Adult supervised
  • Patrol Based
  • Scout and family cooperative effort and involvement for a planned and enjoyable program

Merit Badge Counselor Training with Pam Fosnes

Posted on Jan 11 2022 - 6:59pm

Troop Adults,  The next opportunity to become a Merit Badge Counselor is coming up on Thursday, January 27th.  Please check the calendar event for requirements and details.  There is prerequisite Youth Protection Training involved. - Mr. Mattos

Merit Badge Midway Registration is open for the February 26th event

Posted on Jan 1 2022 - 4:26pm

Scouts, Registration is now open for the Merit Badge Midway that will be conducted on February 26th.  This is your chance to earn Eagle rank required Merit Badges.  To register, see the information on the calendar event.  Have fun! – Mr. Mattos

Camp Royaneh 2022 - Preliminary Information

Posted on Dec 13 2021 - 10:11am

Season's Greetings T42 Scouts and Families - 

We would like to share some preliminary information for Camp Royaneh 2022, our next summer camp.  Notwithstanding any changes due to COVID, below are what we know so far:

Food Collection for Samaritan House @ Court of Honor Tues Nov 9th

Posted on Oct 27 2021 - 9:17pm

Our Troop will be collecting food for Samaritan House from our Aragon/Baywood Neighbors. 

Second Harvest Food Bank Food Sorting Service Project - Dec 22

Posted on Oct 18 2021 - 9:18pm
 More Service Opportunities! WEDNESDAY Dec 22nd 9am -12 pm @ Second Harvest Food Bank In San Jose

Scouts older than 14 years old (Second Harvest requires all volunteers 14yo or older), this is a terrific opportunity to help your community during this holiday season while having a great time sorting food, assembling boxes of food, and working with your fellow scouts as a team. We will be working for 3 hours from 9AM - 12 PM.  We will arrange transportation as we get closer to the event and parents are welcome. If you are interested in going, PLEASE sign up now! (you can give up your spot later if you cannot attend). Spots FILL UP quickly. 

National Good Turn Service Project - Food Drive Nov 7 and 13th

Posted on Oct 17 2021 - 10:06pm

As one of our 2 major Troop wide service projects, Our Troop will be collecting food for Samaritan House from our Aragon/Baywood Neighbors.

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