Welcome to Boy Scout Troop 1001, Richardson, Texas!

This is the official website of Troop 1001 of Richardson, Texas.  It is designed to help you learn more about our troop, its activities and programs, and see where we have been and where we are headed.  The troop meets Mondays from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. (except summer months and Mondays following a campout), at Trinity Bible Church, 400 West Campbell Road, across from Richardson Regional Hospital.

Visitors please read the About Us page to learn more about Troop 1001.  Questions?  Fill out the Contact Us form.

Troop members may log in to view the calendar, see important announcements, and retrieve activity forms, among other services.

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Kayaking Campout and May Court of Honor-May 13-15, Lake Ray Hubbard and Lake Lavon

Posted on May 2 2016 - 11:10pm




WE MUST HAVE A FINAL HEADCOUNT BY THIS MONDAY, MAY 2ND to give to the kayak instructor (ONLINE SIGNUP). He must ask additional staff to be on hand due to the size of our group. WE CANNOT ACCEPT LATECOMERS AFTER THIS DATE. NO EXCEPTIONS.


Permission slip 

Online sign-up  

Earn the Kayaking Merit Badge from the guy who helped write the book on BSA kayaking. Scouts will learn everything they need to know about safety, techniques and gear. 

This is also the troop's Spring Court of Honor. Merit badges will be awarded and new patrol leaders, SPL and other positions will be announced. Parents may join us for the COH at a time TBD.

Sign up online before May 2nd. 

On Money Monday, May 9th, bring:

  1. Signed permission slip,
  2. $35 check payable to Troop 1001 for the MB Instruction and Campsite fee 
  3. $15 cash (preferred, exact change) for food money

We will form up for departure on Friday, May 13 at 5:30 pm in the TBC parking lot. Check the weather and

First Aid Merit Badge

Posted on Apr 29 2016 - 9:43am
Any one wanting to finish First Aid MB, come Monday, May 2, 6:00 pm, this will be the last scheduled session this spring.  If you need Re'qmt 2d Home First Kit bring it, making sure you check the items needed in the MB book or your BS Handbook.  I have gloves and breathing barriers for sales if you need these.

New cyberCHIP Requirement Offered at May 2nd Troop Meeting

Posted on Apr 29 2016 - 9:43am

Displaying image.pngDisplaying image.pngCyber Chip is a BSA youth training program promoting online/Internet safety.  It is a new annual requirement needed for rank advancement.  The troop will be working on Cyber Chip in the May 2nd Troop Meeting.

Parents - your scout will receive a form with resources to complete Requirement #2 regarding family rules for appropriate use of computers and mobile devices.  Your scout must return this signed form to receive credit.

Cottonwood Art Festival – 328 Shifts to fill ALL Scout Families NEED TO SIGN UP!!!

Posted on Apr 29 2016 - 9:29am

Troop 1001 Fundraiser
Cottonwood Art Festival – Fall 2015
May 5-8, 2016

Please sign up to volunteer for the Cottonwood Art Festival. There are still 328 of 463 shifts which need to be filled.

Richardson’s Cottonwood Art Festival is Troop 1001’s main fund raiser.
The troop makes money 4 ways: 1) tips from the artists, 2) a payment from the city, 3) water sales, and 4) general public donations.

Troop 1001 families are requested to volunteer 8 adult hours for each Scout. A scout can earn service hours after he volunteers 8 hours. The entire Troop is needed to support the Cottonwood Art Festival. Sign up on-line using Sign-up Genius at:


Youth Waiver                 Adult Waiver

Please print, sign and return the attached required City of Richardson Volunteer Waivers for Adult and Youth no later than Monday, May 2nd.

More After the Jump...

Mitchell's Eagle Court of Honor, April 30th, 3:00 PM

Posted on Apr 28 2016 - 11:04pm

   Matt & Tammi Keelan and Boy Scout Troop 1001  

invite you to attend the

Eagle Court of Honor for 

Mitchell Blake Keelan 

Saturday, April 30, 2016

3:00 PM

Trinity Bible Church

400 W. Campbell Road

Richardson, TX 75080

Summer Camp Registration is Now Open! Spots Filling Fast!

Posted on Apr 28 2016 - 11:03pm
Spring is flying by, which means that it is time for the troop to start registering both Scouts and Adults who would like to attend Summer Camp this year. We are headed to Circle 10's very own Camp Constantin, June 19th to 25th, for what will be a week of fun and fellowship mixed with merit badge classes and aquatic activities. You won't want to miss it!
Some of the program highlights are as follows:Camp Constantin Sailing
  • Aquatics and Nature activities
  • Handicraft and Scoutcraft
  • Shooting Sports
  • Mountain Biking
  • Water Carnival
  • Sailing, Canoeing and other boating activities
  • Softball, Volleyball, and of course...a Gaga Ball pit
  • Movie Night, a DJ and Ice Cream by the Pool and more!!!




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