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.

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FALL COURT OF HONOR 10/18/2021 , 7 pm at Slate Event Center

Posted on Oct 18 2021 - 2:31pm

Please join us tonight as we celebrate the achievements of the Scouts in Troop 1001.

Our Fall Court of Honor will be held at Slate Event Center at 7 pm

High Adventure Update - Philmont, Okpik and Sea Base

Posted on Oct 15 2021 - 3:41pm
Philmont Cavalcade 625-CV
The troop has a Philmont Cavalcade for June 25-July 3, 2022 with space for 4 more people - 4 scouts or 3 scouts and 1 adult.  Requirements are that scouts must have completed 8th grade with special approval or completed 9th grade, weigh less than 200 pounds, and complete the three part Philmont Physical form. This is a unique program only 31 crews each the summer, with opportunities to see and travel Philmont from the saddle of a horse.  You will learn to take care of your horse for the trek, and complete in a Gymkhana (a coopetition on horseback) at the end of the trek. Anyone interested please contact Jeanne Kilgard or Mike Reisinger.

Need Service Hours? Want a fun family activity? AUMC Pumpkin Patch needs your help!

Posted on Oct 14 2021 - 12:21am

Arapaho UMC Pumpkin Patch is back!  We will receive our second load of pumpkins on Saturday Oct. 16th at 10am.  We had vital scout help unloading the firs truckload a few weeks ago and we would love to have Troop 1001 scouts and family members come assist us with the unloading. Bring water, work gloves and wheelbarrows or wagons.

Seabase Scuba opportunity for Spring Break 2022 (Plano spring break)

Posted on Oct 14 2021 - 12:20am

Two slots have opened up for the Seabase SCUBA trek for the PISD Spring Break in March 2022.  Contact Jeff Martin for details.

OA Chapter Leadership Elections - Next Meeting

Posted on Oct 7 2021 - 4:04pm

Chapter Elections Coming Up

Chapter officer elections will be held during our October meeting. Positions that will need to be filled for this 2020-2021 Election include the following (youth):

Troop 1001 awards its 200th Eagle Scout Rank to Adam Howard

Posted on Sep 30 2021 - 9:21pm

Congratulations to Adam Howard for earning his Eagle Scout Rank! He is number 200 on the Troop's Eagle Honor Roll. A huge THANK YOU to Paul Howard (Adam's Eagle Advisor), Rob Barry, Bill Sproull, Kelly Vinton and Dennis Weigel (our District Representative) for serving on Adam's Eagle Board of Review committee!