Welcome To Troop 42 of New Fairfield!

sponsored by the New Fairfield Lions Club, and a member of the Scatacook District of the Connecticut Yankee Council, Boy Scouts of America.

Join Us!

We are a boy-led troop, offering a Scouting program with emphasis on camping and outdoor skills. Our Scouts actively practice the leadership skills they'll use as adults.  All boys age 11 to 17, in grades 6 or higher, are welcome to join us or to visit a meeting.   Please contact our Committee Chairman or Scoutmaster to arrange your visit to a meeting - we believe you'll become one of our newest members.

News You Can Use:

  • Our annual Wreath and Poinsettia sale is going on now with door-to-door sales.  Click here for extra order forms or flyers.  Door-to-door sales will end on Sat. Nov. 29, the day after Thankgiving, the same day that storefront sales beginning.
    Order forms must be turned in no later than Nov 29 and can be turned in at a storefront sales event.  Later orders cannot be accepted.  Order pickup is expected to be the weekend of Dec. 6 at Dom's.  A second storefront sales day is also expected on Dec. 6.  For more information, contact the fundraising coordinator.
  • It's time to pay for your tickets to the West Point Game and November camping which will be Friday Nov 21 - Sunday Nov 23.  There will be tours run by Cadets and scouts will have a chance to see many of the Cadet's fun "toys."  Tickets to the noon game against Fordham are $25 per person, with payments to be collected in September).  Seats are in the North End Zone Section 23.  Contact the trip coordinator to sign up or ask questions.  In case of financial hardship, please speak to the Troop Treasurer.  No boy will be refused because of financial hardship.
  • Parents of new Scouts are encourage to review the Parents page, especially the  Parents Welcome Letter and Handout and the Troop Information and Handbook.
  • Parents, please sign up as a backup driver for one camping trip during the year and update your Annual Motor Vehicle Checklist and return it to our Outdoor Coordinator, who maintains the information in confidential files. 
  • Pack 142 is looking for more Den Chiefs. It's a great leadership position.  Contact the Scoutmaster if you're interested in getting trained.

Lime Rock

Green Island - Candlewood Lake


Camp Minsi


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