Welcome to Troop 347's Website!

Troop 347 extends an invitation to all Webelo Scouts and their parents to visit us!  Our general meetings are on the first and third Tuesdays at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 16515 Luther Way in Eden Prairie (on Eden Prairie Road, two blocks north of Highway 5 - Behind Kowalski's) from 6:30 - 8:00.  Please explore this website for more information about our troop.

This is a great opportunity for Webelos to check us out.

 Please share this invite with any other parents who may be interested and please let me know of any questions.

 To learn more about joining our troop, please contact Paul Van Fossan- - recruiting@bsatroop347.org 


Recharter Chairperson needed

Posted on Sep 28 2016 - 8:44pm

We are in need of a person to work on Rechartering our Scouts and parents for 2017.  This is a great opportunity to put names and faces together!

This will take approximately 5 hours from beginning of October to the 2nd week in November.  It can be done in person on Tuesdays, or even by email.

October Round Table- Edina Community Center 10/6/16

Posted on Sep 28 2016 - 8:44pm
The October 6, 2016 Roundtable meeting is in a different location:
Edina Community Center
5701 Normandale Rd
Edina, MN 55424
There will be Den Chief training (so Boy Scouts are encouraged to attend), and re-charter training/walkthrough.


Newspaper route openings

Posted on Sep 25 2016 - 10:21pm

We currently have 5 openings for the Sun Current Newspaper Route.  We need to deliver the papers any time on Thursday. Your scout can earn $27.50 into his scout account.  This basically covers the cost for a weekend campout!  Go to our Signup Genius (link below) to sign up.  

Wreath Sales- Sept 23rd -Oct 25th

Posted on Sep 22 2016 - 8:53pm

Wreath sales start on Friday, September 23, 2016 t at 5:00 p.m Envelopes will be available at Immanuel in the holder attached to the door as soon as I get the flyers in (hopefully yet tonight).  Otherwise, you can use the attached information.  Turn in will be Tuesday, October 25, 2016.  Contact Meredith Redmond with questions or concerns at wreathlady@bsatroop347.org

New date for Fall Court of Honor: November 1, 2016

Posted on Sep 22 2016 - 8:53pm

The fall COH has been moved to Tuesday, November 1, 2016.  

This will allow the boys an extra week to work on open Merit Badges, and Rank Advancements.  Deadline is now 10/11 for the papework.

Reptiles and Amphibians Merit Badge

Posted on Sep 21 2016 - 12:54pm
The Pandas did a great job this month introducing us to reptiles and amphibians!
If you'd like to go further with this subject and earn the Reptiles and Amphibians merit badge, please contact Mr Joos (scoutdad@bsatroop347.org)


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