Boy Scout Troop 56 - Indianapolis, Indiana
Welcome to the Troop 56 Home Page
Troop 56 is a Boy Scouts of America troop in the North Star District of the Crossroads of America Council. We are located at St. Luke's United Methodist Church in Indianapolis, Indiana.
We welcome visitors to our "Join Our Troop" page for more information.
Sign up: Backpacking & camping in Deam Wilderness - April 17, 18, and 19 T56 will be hiking and camping in the Charles C. Deam Wilderness in the Hoosier National Forest (Google map link: https://goo.gl/maps/6htXL ). We will meet at St Luke's at 6 P.M. April 17. Return April 19 between 1 P.M. and 2 P.M. For April 17 (Friday) dinner, bring a sack dinner or eat before arriving. Pack in a backpack (rentals available at Scout Service Center). Signup: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/?sm=60aO51LJKBTsnVSAh2oqtw%3d%3d.
Scout Service: Color guard ceremony at Toastmasters Conference - Saturday, April 25th, 8:30-~9:30AM, Color guard ceremony. Troop 56 has been asked to perform the color guard ceremony for the Toastmasters Conference, This will be held at the Clarion Hotel, 2930 Waterfront Parkway, West Drive, Indianapolis. The ceremony will occur in the Royal Ballroom of the hotel. We will supply the American flag and holder. For the color guard ceremony we need around 3-4 Scouts in full uniform to participate. Please contact Dr. Decker directly if you can participate.
Interested in High Adventure?
- Express your interest This is a solicitation of interest in a crew to go to West Virginia for a hiking and white water rafting a week; this is not a commitment to go on the trip. This helps us for planning [express interest link].
Packing list worksheet below and available on Google Docs [link].
The Scout Oath
On my honor I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country
and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong,
mentally awake, and morally straight.
The Scout Law
A Scout is:
Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful,
Friendly, Courteous, Kind,
Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty,
Brave, Clean, Reverent.