Scoutmaster Archive

  • It disappoints me to report that over the weekend of January 2-3, someone broke into the trailer and stole some of the troop’s equipment. Mr Collins and I went through the trailer and determined that at least the propane tanks, the turkey fryer and gas campfire, the water jugs, the toolbox, several tents, and the axe were all missing. We […]

    Trailer break-in

    It disappoints me to report that over the weekend of January 2-3, someone broke into the trailer and stole some of the troop’s equipment. Mr Collins and I went through the trailer and determined that at least the propane tanks, the turkey fryer and gas campfire, the water jugs, the toolbox, several tents, and the axe were all missing. We […]

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  • Troop, Please join me in congratulating Troop 682’s own Shona Wigley, who just received the District Award of Merit. Mrs. Wigley was one of only three Scouting volunteers in the whole district (Poway, Penasquitos, Scripps Ranch, Mira Mesa, Carmel Mountain Ranch, Sabre Springs) to get the award! In addition to helping 682 and supporting Amy and Caitlin, she is a […]

    Congratulations to Shona for District Award of Merit

    Troop, Please join me in congratulating Troop 682’s own Shona Wigley, who just received the District Award of Merit. Mrs. Wigley was one of only three Scouting volunteers in the whole district (Poway, Penasquitos, Scripps Ranch, Mira Mesa, Carmel Mountain Ranch, Sabre Springs) to get the award! In addition to helping 682 and supporting Amy and Caitlin, she is a […]

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  • Troop 682, Please join me in congratulating Troop 682’s latest Eagle Scout, Jake Salzer. Jake has been a member of 682 for over six years. He had his Board of Review last week and is now officially an Eagle Scout. For his Eagle project, Jake led the construction of a very sturdy picnic table for a class at Meadowbrook Middle […]

    Congratulations to Jake S, Troop 682’s newest Eagle

    Troop 682, Please join me in congratulating Troop 682’s latest Eagle Scout, Jake Salzer. Jake has been a member of 682 for over six years. He had his Board of Review last week and is now officially an Eagle Scout. For his Eagle project, Jake led the construction of a very sturdy picnic table for a class at Meadowbrook Middle […]

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  • Troop, Please join me in congratulating our newest Eagle Scout, Nick Palid. Nick completed his Board of Review today (right in the middle of volunteering at Cub Scout Day Camp). Great job Nick! Mr Dickson

    Congratulations to our newest Eagle Scout, Nick

    Troop, Please join me in congratulating our newest Eagle Scout, Nick Palid. Nick completed his Board of Review today (right in the middle of volunteering at Cub Scout Day Camp). Great job Nick! Mr Dickson

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  • Troop, Please join me in congratulating Troop 682’s newest Eagle Scout, Jake Murray. He completed his Board of Review on Sunday. Great work Jake! Mr Dickson

    Congratulations to Troop 682’s newest Eagle Jake M.

    Troop, Please join me in congratulating Troop 682’s newest Eagle Scout, Jake Murray. He completed his Board of Review on Sunday. Great work Jake! Mr Dickson

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  • Scouts, Like most of you, I really want to get out of the house and go camping. But of course we can’t do that right now. It’s not safe for us, and just as important it’s not safe for everyone else either — we don’t want to accidentally infect someone else. So we’ll have to find things to keep us busy […]

    Non-school and non-gaming activities for stay-at-home

    Scouts, Like most of you, I really want to get out of the house and go camping. But of course we can’t do that right now. It’s not safe for us, and just as important it’s not safe for everyone else either — we don’t want to accidentally infect someone else. So we’ll have to find things to keep us busy […]

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  • Troop, Please join me in congratulating Damian. He passed his Eagle Board of Review tonight and is now officially an Eagle Scout. It’s well-deserved, and we are all very proud of you. Ordinarily I would share a picture of Damian with the Board members, but of course tonight’s Board was done using Zoom, so no pictures. Best, Mr Dickson

    Congratulations to Damian, Troop 682’s newest Eagle Scout

    Troop, Please join me in congratulating Damian. He passed his Eagle Board of Review tonight and is now officially an Eagle Scout. It’s well-deserved, and we are all very proud of you. Ordinarily I would share a picture of Damian with the Board members, but of course tonight’s Board was done using Zoom, so no pictures. Best, Mr Dickson

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  • Troop, Please join me in congratulating Akhil Bokka, who had his Eagle Board of Review last night (12/19/2019) and is now officially 682’s latest Eagle. For his Eagle project, Akhil directed a video for I Love a Clean San Diego. You can see it at Look Within Best, Mr Dickson

    Congratulations to Troop 682’s latest Eagle

    Troop, Please join me in congratulating Akhil Bokka, who had his Eagle Board of Review last night (12/19/2019) and is now officially 682’s latest Eagle. For his Eagle project, Akhil directed a video for I Love a Clean San Diego. You can see it at Look Within Best, Mr Dickson

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  • Congratulations to Jimmy, our latest Eagle Scout. His Eagle Board of Review was last Thursday, and the board members were really impressed by his Eagle project, which was refurbishing the dressing rooms for the stage at Rancho Bernardo High School. Great job! Mr. Dickson

    Congratulations to Jimmy, our latest Eagle

    Congratulations to Jimmy, our latest Eagle Scout. His Eagle Board of Review was last Thursday, and the board members were really impressed by his Eagle project, which was refurbishing the dressing rooms for the stage at Rancho Bernardo High School. Great job! Mr. Dickson

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  • Troop, We’re back from Oregon, and 682 had a great week at Camp Meriwether. 28 boys and 2 girls went to camp … though only 27 boys and one girl came back (more on that later). Parents: first let me say that this was the easiest week of summer camp I have led. All of your Scouts did a great […]

    Thanks for a great (and impressive) week of summer camp

    Troop, We’re back from Oregon, and 682 had a great week at Camp Meriwether. 28 boys and 2 girls went to camp … though only 27 boys and one girl came back (more on that later). Parents: first let me say that this was the easiest week of summer camp I have led. All of your Scouts did a great […]

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