Boy Scout Troop 56 - Indianapolis, Indiana
Welcome to the Troop 56 Home Page
Welcome to the Troop 56 Website. Troop 56 is a Boy Scouts of America troop in the North Star District of the Crossroads of America Council. We are located at St. Luke's United Methodist Church in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Please feel free to browse our Website.
We welcome visitors to our "Join Our Troop" page for more information.
Church Christmas Clean up. At the start and end of each winter, before Christmas and Easter, Troop 56 shows its appreciation to St. Luke's for its generosity to the Troop by cleaning the church grounds. The Christmas 2013 edition will take place on Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 8 a.m. to noon. We do this in a open-house style: come for as long as you can. Sign up is available here. (The poll uses a different system than usual, so please feel free to comment about its effectiveness.)
Annual Troop Lock-in. The Troop's annual lock-in will take place from Friday evening, December 13, 2013 until 8:00 a.m. December 14, 2013. Parents will drop off scouts at at Hoosier Heights @ 9850 Mayflower Park Drive in Carmel
by 7pm on Friday evening. Remember to bring your sleeping gear, games, video games, ect. with you. We need each scout to bring a snack and drink for eats at St. Luke's Lodge after the climbing. Parents, we will need drivers from Hoosier Heights to St. Luke's Lodge when we leave at closing at 10pm. A waiver must be signed for each scout; go to this website link to print and complete the waiver: http://www.hoosierheights.com/indianapolis/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/HH_IndyWaiver.pdf Pizza and drinks will be provided at Hoosier Heights. Please pick up scouts promply at 8am on Saturday morning; the adult leaders will be exhausted!! Go to 'Resources' tab to sign up.
The Scout Oath
On my honor I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country
and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong,
mentally awake, and morally straight.
The Scout Law
A Scout is:
Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful,
Friendly, Courteous, Kind,
Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty,
Brave, Clean, Reverent