Recent Announcements

Please view this page for tidbits of information regarding our upcoming events and activities.

Troop 253's Annual Pancake Fundraiser is Saturday March 24th

posted Mar 14, 2018, 5:36 PM by Alexander Santisteban

Our Annual Pancake fundraiser is March 24th at the Flushing Applebee's located in the Skyview Mall from 8am to 10am. Come enjoy a short stack!!! Please purchase tickets in advance.

Campership Deposits and Forms are due

posted Mar 14, 2018, 5:33 PM by Alexander Santisteban

The absolute last date for Campership forms and their $25 deposits is Wednesday, March 21st. This is the last chance to turn them in.

Troop Contact Sheets Are Now Available for 2018!!!

posted Jan 31, 2018, 10:53 AM by Alexander Santisteban

Be sure to pick one up at the Scout Meeting to keep in contact with your Patrol Leader and fellow Patrol members. 

First Scout Meeting of the new Scouting year is Wednesday, 9/7/16!

posted Aug 27, 2016, 2:46 PM by John X. Restrepo   [ updated Aug 27, 2016, 2:47 PM ]

Come on down in Scout Uniform as we begin our Scouting Year. The troop has grown substantially and we will be building an even better and stronger troop!

Website has the information you need!

posted Jan 24, 2016, 5:25 PM by John X. Restrepo

Please be sure to check the website for your needs!

And the 2014-2015 Scouting Season is underway!

posted Sep 23, 2014, 11:24 AM by John X. Restrepo   [ updated Sep 23, 2014, 11:25 AM ]

Well boys and parents, the season is off to a great start. It's only September 22nd and so far we have had 3 scout meetings, a sports day, and will be having a Junior Leader Camping Trip. This Scouting year is looking real fun with plenty of activities planned. Some include Trip to Boston, New Rafting Trip location, and day trips to new places! Come on down on Wednesday nights and enjoy the adventure of being a Boy Scout! If you have any questions, call your Patrol Leaders or the Senior Patrol Leader.

Lots of Excitement in November 2013 and lots more to come!!!

posted Nov 26, 2013, 7:27 AM by John X. Restrepo

November has been action packed for the Boy of Troop 253. Swimming Trip on November 1st, Camping Trip on November 15-17, Hiking Trip on November 23rd, and Food Drive on November 24th. Join us on the many adventures we have and see how much fun they really are!

Elijah's 14th B-Day Party!

posted Apr 29, 2013, 8:39 PM by John X. Restrepo

Troop 253 is cordially invited to join us in celebrating Elijah's 14th Birthday.

Its an Outdoor Cook out!!

This Saturday, May 4th at 1 pm.

Parents are welcome.

We will be setup across from the indoor swimming pool in Flushing Meadows Park, so you may bring your trunks.

Expect a day of activities, sports, contests, and food.

Once again We will be setup across from the indoor swimming pool in Flushing Meadows Park at the Green Lawn Picnic area, which is also across from the Home Depot.

For questions and answers call Richie U. at 917 335 2401

Wednesday, Oct. 31 Meeting

posted Oct 30, 2012, 9:02 AM by John X. Restrepo

Hey guys, we will be posting here and on the Troop facebook group the status of tomorrow's meeting.

Stay tuned.

Troop Open House was SUCCESSFUL!!!!

posted Oct 29, 2012, 5:44 PM by John X. Restrepo

Thanks to all the Scouts that came early to help set up for and make the Open House a success. We had 19 new kids in attendance that seemed to be really excited about the Scouting program. Let's see how many end up joining.

Stay tuned!!!!!

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