Welcome To Troop 998 Web Page!

Welcome to the website of Boy Scout Troop 998, chartered in Pleasanton, CA, by the Veterans of Foreign Wars (V.F.W.) Post #6298. We have been serving the youth of Pleasanton for over 50 years, putting the Outing in Scouting, through community service, camping in the great outdoors, and allowing our youth to learn by example through the leadership of our youth. We develop responsible and capable youth through camping, adventure, learning and most importantly, through fun and friendship.

Regular Weekly Troop Meeting Schedule
When: Tuesdays evenings
Time: 7:00PM
Location: Harvest Park Middle School (Multi-Purpose Room)  


Merit Badge Pamphlets

Posted by smchoi on Feb 13 2016 - 11:01am

If you are doing a merit badge, merit badge pamphlets are a great resource. There are now on the troop website and are FREE! Check them out!

Troop Fun Night at The Zone Lazer Tag in Dublin

Posted by hpeters on Feb 6 2016 - 8:25pm

This is a friendly reminder to please sign up for our  "Troop Fun Nigh"  at  The Zone Lazer Tag in Dublin. 

 It is scheduled for Tuesday, February the 16th from 7 to 9. We always have a blast, you wont want to miss out. 

You can sign up via the Troop Web Site. The web site has a permission slip along with the address and web site for Zone Laser. 

The cost is $15 per scout, which will be deducted from your scout account.

 Please bring your signed permission slip to our next Troop meeting, on Tuesday, February, 9th.

 If you have any questions please feel free to contact me.

 Thank you,

 Karen Hensen

Summer Camp @ High Sierra Signup

Posted by smchoi on Jan 25 2016 - 11:06am
Troop 998,

It is time to start planning for summer camp at Camp Hi Sierra!  Troop 998 has reserved the first week for this camp: June 19 to June 25, 2016.  Please send me an email (kacarlson3@gmail.com) as soon as possible (and sign-up online at the Troop website) if your son will attend summer camp at Camp Hi Sierra this year.
Signup here: http://troop998.org/node/3466

The total cost of summer camp is $450.  Below is a breakdown of the fees included:
  • Camp fee is $375
  • Round trip bus transportation ($60)  This estimate is subject to change
  • Camp T-shirt ($15)
The deposit for summer camp is $100 per scout. The deposit is due at the troop meeting on Tuesday, December 15, 2015.  Please make your check out toTroop 998.
  • For your planning purposes, a final payment of $350 will be due at the troop meeting on February 16, 2016.
  • Refunds are subject to the refund policy below.

All refunds will be issued after September 1. Written notice (not email) of cancellations must be made and refunds are subject to a cancellation fee. 

January PLC Notes

Posted by smchoi on Jan 19 2016 - 4:54pm

PLC Notes 1/10


Sorry for the huge delay. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.

Responsibilities are in bold. Make sure you are prepared to lead a lesson/game/opening

Anthony Minaise - Eagle Scout Court of Honor

Posted by hpeters on Jan 2 2016 - 1:50pm

Please R.S.V.P. by January 3, 2016 to following email address or register via Troop 998 Website!

Troop 998 Newest Eagle Scout

Posted by smchoi on Dec 20 2015 - 4:14pm

Congratulation Aaron G.
On reaching Scoutings highest rank, Eagle Scout on Wednesday, April 1, 2015!

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