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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Ford Lorenz Eagle Project - PHASE II - Memorial Day, 1:00-5:00pm

Posted on May 23 2019 - 3:01pm

Help Ford finish his Eagle Project and earn Service Hours this weekend.

Event:  Summer Sizzle Reel (SSR)
Place: Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr, Richardson, TX 75082
Time:  1:00pm-5:00pm on Memorial Day (Monday, May 27th).

PLC Retreat Date Change - June 14-15

Posted on May 23 2019 - 3:01pm

The dates for the PLC Retreat/Annual Planning Conference in June have changed. We needed to push back a week due to some scheduling conflicts. Please note that the new dates are June 14-15. We will still be meeting at Camp Wisdom. An agenda will be circulated in advance. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Otte via e-mail at scoutmaster@troop1001.org.

May Campout @ the USS Lexington

Posted on May 23 2019 - 3:00pm

The Troop is going to camp on a real US Aircraft Carrier!

May 24-27, 2019

Form up is Friday at 10:45PM.  The bus will be leaving at 11:45 PM. We will depart from the Methodist Hospital parking lot (across Campbell from TBC). If you are an adult that is going on the trip, please be aware that we cannot leave any cars parked at Trinity Bible Church over the weekend.

Memorial Day Flags Out!

Posted on May 16 2019 - 8:11pm
Please use the hyperlink below to sign up to participate in the Memorial Day Flags Out fundraiser for Troop 1001.  Funds raised help reduce troop annual dues for everyone as well as defray costs for troop supplies and activities.
Date: Friday, May 24th
Time: 5:30-8:30 pm
Where: Meet @ Flag Storage Trailer @ 909 N. Bowser


Ford Lorenz Eagle Project

Posted on May 16 2019 - 8:11pm

The Ford Lorenz Eagle Project is underway!

What is the Eagle project?  Ford is helping the Eisemann Center promote and execute a community event: The 2nd Annual Summer Sizzle Reel (SSR).  This is a free event for families at the Eisemann Center on Monday, May 27th, 2019. It takes place from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm. From 1:00-3:00 there will be fun activities such as a booth set up by Mad Science of Dallas and Fort Worth, Cornhole, First Responder Vehicles, face painting, and more!

Cyberchip Information

Posted on May 16 2019 - 8:09pm
During the last two troop meetings, I met with the 6th through 8th grade scouts to work on their CyberChip.  The following link will tell you more about the Cyber Chip, which is designed to help our youth be safer online.