PINE BURR COUNCIL TROOP 97 Sumrall and Oak Grove

Troop 97 is a boy led Troop and Pack chartered by Oak Grove United Methodist Church, located at 4915 Old Highway 11, Hattiesburg, MS. The Troop and Pack are very active and follow a calendar of events designed to teach and instill scout values of building moral character, leadership and self reliance. This troop does traditional backpacking, canoeing, cycling, and camping. Skills are taught through merit badges to improve individual skills and achievements. Troop 97 attends summer and winter camp at Camp Tiak yearly. We also frequently attend other council camps, and High Adventure camps Philmont, Sea Base and Northern Tier, as well as local and national jamborees.

Troop 97 meets at Oak Grove United Methodist located on Old 11 Highway 2.5 miles South of Highway 98 on Mondays at 6:30pm. Please visit our calendar for a list of upcoming events, camping, trips, and combined cub scout pack nights

For questions: please email the Troop Senior Patrol Leader at: boy-scouts-troop-97@comcast.net or the pack at cub-scouts-pack-97@comcast.net

Spring 2017 Leadership

Posted on Dec 7 2016 - 5:43pm

Scouts if you are needing or seeking leadership for advancement please make sure you have reveiwed the position you would like and you submit in writing or email form your goals for the position by December 23rd.

seabase 2018

Posted on Dec 7 2016 - 5:42pm

Scouts  we have received information  regarding the 2018 Seabase Lottery   on  January 9, 2017 eligibility will be established and a list developed.  A $100.00 deposit will be due in February. 

Hunter Safety Course C

Posted on Dec 7 2016 - 6:26am

Image result for hunters education imagesGo to the MS Department of Wildlife & Fisheries website    ,https://www.mdwfp.com/     on the home page there is a blue box and it says hunters education, if they click on that link it will bring up a map of the state and in the upper right hand corner have a box that says reserve code, the reserve code will be BSA2016, they enter that code and it will prompt them to create an account of if they have one log in, they will need to do that and fill out the requested information to register. Scouts in addition... please click our calendar and register your name so we will have a count... the course is free  we will be providing lunch.... Cost will be $10.00   Register online.    NOVEMBER 30 is last day to register! CLASS IS ON DECEMBER 17 and is 10 HOURS LONG!!!! BE PREPARED TO STAY ALL DAY!.

Cloudland canyon

Posted on Oct 28 2016 - 7:10pm

Cloudland canyon hike and cave  registration is online cost is $87.00 per person,  includes needed transportation, food, cave, and cabin.   Make sure your payment is recorded by December 5th.

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