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  Boy Scouts of America Troop 39 is located in the Antelope Valley of California and is one of the oldest Troops of the Antelope Valley District of the Western Los Angeles County Council. The troop has a history dating back to the 1930's in Lancaster and is currently  chartered by the Palmdale United Methodist Church. Troop 39 welcomes all visitors!!!  
  Troop 39, Lancaster Council, organized by Scoutmaster L.S. Tudor, started with a handful of boys from the grammar school. (Picture c. 1930 from "Images of America - Lancaster" by Norma H. Gurba page 83)  
  Boys from Troop 39 who attended summer camp at Camp Whitsett, July 2015.   
Palmdale United Methodist Church         Tuesdays 
 39055 10th Street West   Set Up  6:45
Palmdale, CA 93551   Meeting  7:00
(map)   Circle Up  8:30
Troop Contacts:
Committee Chair         Pat M.          committee.chair@av39.mytroop.us
Scout Master   Walt B.   scout.master@av39.mytroop.us
Troop Secretary   Susan M.   secretary@av39.mytroop.us
Troop Treasurer    Mendy S.   treasurer@av39.mytroop.us
Advancements Chair   Vicky G.   advancements@av39.mytroop.us
Troop Scoop Editor   Jae B.   troop.scoop@av39.mytroop.us
Troop Web Master   Randy M.   web.master@av39.mytroop.us
  Troop Web Site Access:  
  If you are a Troop 39 Scout, Parent or Scouter and are having an issue accessing the secure part of the webpage, please email web.master@av39.mytroop.us and make sure you include your full name in the email.  
  Troop 39 would like to acknowledge our charter:  

(08/02) Cooking Merit Badge Requirement 6c

Posted by R.Monette on Jul 27 2016 - 8:00pm


If your Scout is working on the Cooking Merit Badge Please Read More!!!

(08/09) Cooking Merit Badge Requirements 6d & 6e

Posted by R.Monette on Jul 27 2016 - 8:00pm


In the outdoors, cook one of the meals you planned in requirement 6. Use either a Dutch oven, OR a foil pack, OR kabobs. Serve this meal to your patrol or a group of youth.

(08/16) Cooking Merit Badge Requirement 7c

Posted by R.Monette on Jul 27 2016 - 7:59pm


Using the My Plate food guide or the current USDA nutrition model, plan a menu for trail hiking or backpacking that includes one breakfast, one lunch, one dinner, and one snack. These

(08/19) If you are Interested in Family Camp / Swimming / Kayaking / Canoeing Outing see Randy

Posted by R.Monette on Jul 27 2016 - 7:59pm
  • There is limited space available to attend the Family Camp near Lake Arrowhead and spend a family day on the water at Lake Gregory Recreation Area.

(09/30) Fort Tejon Outing (This will count for Citizenship in the Nation)

Posted by R.Monette on Jul 27 2016 - 7:59pm
  • Sep 30 2016 - Oct 2 2016 (More Sign Ups Needed!!!).
  • The Troop Will be working on citizenship in the Nation and this trip will count as a requirement for that Merit Badge.