30th Annual Holiday Wreath Sales and Christmas Tree Pick-up Service

Happy Holidays from Troop 1 Stow!

This is the 107th year of continuous scouting in Stow and our 30th annual wreath sale.

Your holiday wreath will look great on your house, and it will also support the troop’s equipment needs, adventure trips and numerous activities. 

We have 3 ways for you to place your Holiday Wreath Order:

The deadline for wreath ordering is Sunday, November 10th.

Deliveries will begin the week of Thanksgiving.

Place your order today!             Donations are gratefully accepted.

Christmas Tree Pick-Up

Don’t forget to reserve a Christmas Tree pick-up while you order your Holiday Wreath.

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2019-2020 has begun

A message from our Scoutmaster, JP Benoit:

Tomorrow night (Sept 9th) will be our first scout meeting of the year. To ensure that we get a good start to the year this will be a Parent/Scout meeting, as mentioned before there has been some changes in leadership, communication and advancement. We will also kick off the preparations for the 2020 Colorado Expedition.

** At least one parent needs to attend to receive information.

We will be meeting at the Stow Community Center at 7:00 PM

As a reminder Scout Registration, Dues and Medical forms are due tomorrow night as well.

Troop registration fee is to cover the annual registration renewal costs to Mayflower Council each year. Payment can be made on the http://troop1stow.net trading post or by check to Troop 1 Stow. Financial assistance can be made upon request to the scoutmaster.

The BSA Class II medical form is also required for all scouts. These forms can be completed by a parent/Guardian..A copy of insurance card is also required with these forms. If your son attended summer camp last month then you do not need to submit the Medical forms.

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Getting ready for the 2019-2020 Scouting year!

Don’t let the dated postings below fool ya’ – we’re alive and kickin’! In the right column you’ll see our Google Calendar, which is constantly being updated with the latest event information. If you can subscribe to it and even add it to your smartphone, you’ll have the latest calendar information at your fingertips.

Scroll down a little further and you’ll see a link to our Facebook group, which is where all the newest photos have been landing lately. If you can’t access it, just request access and we’ll see it come through.

Have a great Summer, and we hope to see you at Camp Resolute the week of July 7th.

Tim Cantin, Troop Committee Chair (as of June, 2019)

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Congratulations to Noah and his Family on achieving the Rank of Eagle Scout!

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2017 Whitewater Rafting!

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Montana – The Great Outdoors

We returned from our 2 week adventure Montana, filled with new stories, great experiences and a few nice photos. Here’s a small sampling of them. The weather was great, the groups all made the most of the backpacking and our week touring around Glacier National Park was spectacular. Thanks to all our supporters who helped make this trip possible.


Ptarmigan Tunnel, the view to Canada.


river trekking


Trail head at the Bob Marshall Wilderness




Granite Creek trail head


Glacier National Park


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West Branch Penobscot 2015

A very successful canoe trip! A five day trip of canoeing, fishing, swimming and having fun on the West Branch Penobscott from Lobster Lake to Ripogenus Dam. Scouts worked on canoeing, kayaking, cooking,swimming and fishing merit badge. Everyone also learned how to survive with out cell service!IMG_1168 IMG_1177 IMG_1189 IMG_1231 IMG_1274 IMG_1317 IMG_1336 IMG_1360 IMG_1362 IMG_1367 IMG_1445



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Memorial Day in Stow

Thank you to all those that participated in the Annual Stow Memorial Day Parade!

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Biking in Acadia

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On May 15th Troop 1 had a great weekend in Acadia Maine. The weather was fantastic  for a 26 mile bike ride through the park to Bar harbor and back to camp.

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Epic Camping

Epic weekend of camping! With snow, sleet, freezing temps and cub scouts…..

the Troop 1 Scouts prevailed!


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