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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:  

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

Posted by R.Monette on Oct 6 2016 - 3:59am
  • Deposit for Emerald Bay is $400.
  • Troop 39 will need $50 Deposits for 8 Participants (Scouts/Adults) to ensure discounted Early Bird Rates.

(10/21) Junior Leader Training (JLT)

Posted by R.Monette on Oct 6 2016 - 3:58am

With the change in the Scout Books going into effect Jan. 1, 2017 and additional outing has been set up in October to go over Leadership Training and allow Scouts to work on Requirements:

(11/19) Troop Shoot

Posted by R.Monette on Oct 6 2016 - 3:58am
  • We would really like to see more Scouts going to Troop shoot
  • Please sign up at Tuesdays Meeting.
  • We are working on a location in Mojave where we will be able to have complete control over the rifle and shotgun range. 

Outing Details:

(12/17) Laser Blast Outing

Posted by R.Monette on Oct 6 2016 - 3:58am

$24 for 3 Hours of Laser Tag on 12/17/16 in Velencia.

(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.