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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:  

(09/20) SPL Election

Posted by R.Monette on Sep 18 2016 - 12:22pm
  • Boy should all be in Class A Uniforms for all meetings.
  • SPL Election will be held this Tuesday Patrols will have the opportunity to changes Leaders as well.

(10/18) Emerald Bay Deposits Needed by 10/18/16

Posted by R.Monette on Sep 12 2016 - 7:02pm
  • Deposit for Emerald Bay is $400.
  • Troop 39 will need $50 Deposits for 8 Participants (Scouts/Adults) to ensure discounted Early Bird Rates.

(09/17) Popcorn Fundraiser has started (Sign Ups are on-line)

Posted by R.Monette on Sep 11 2016 - 8:31am
  • Fundraising Chair TAMARA MELCHER (661) 974-1190 (text messaging prefered)

    • Two shifts, morning and afternoon, have been set up for weekneds through October.
    • Sign ups are available on-line.
    • There must be two Scouts signed up by 8pm the day before or fundraiser will be cancelled.
    • BSA requires two adults for all BSA Activities.
    • It is that time of year again!  
    • Scouts must wear their Class "A" uniform. 
    • They should bring plenty of water and have sun-block with them. 
    • We have one folding table. 
    • If you have a folding table and can bring it, that would be great. 
    • Also, you might want to bring some chairs. 

    IMPORTANT:  If a Scout signs-up for a Show & Sell shift, a parent should also sign-up to stay during the shift.  A minimum of two parents must stay out in front with the Scouts at all times.

(09/30) Fort Tejon Outing Camping Fees Due

Posted by R.Monette on Sep 11 2016 - 8:31am
  • 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.

(10/08) Troop Shoot is in danger of being cancelled!!! If there are not 15 boys signed up by 10/8/16 the event will be cancelled

Posted by R.Monette on Sep 11 2016 - 8:30am

Outing Details:

  • G. Seekins will run the Shotgun Program and has what he needs to run the program on BLM or Private Land.
  • G. Seekins will also get all the shotgun and rifle ammunition.
  • D. Nukolls will run Rifle Program and has rifles, target stands and gun rests.
  • Troop will need to bring tables and canopies to make rifle firing line.
  • Scouts will need to bring chairs.
  • Troop will make a simple lunch and bring water.

Location needs to be finalized…  3 location near Rosamond are being researched