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Welcome to Troop 437! Proudly chartered by American Legion post 437 in Westford Massachusetts.


Are you a Webelos II scout looking for a Boy Scout Troop?


Are you a Webelos scout looking for a Boy Scout troop?  We would love to have you come visit one of our meetings to experience what Boy Scouting is all about and what makes Troop 437 a great Boy Scout troop.


We meet every Thursday evening that school is in session.  Meetings start at 7:00pm at the American Legion Post 437 at 114 Dunstable Road.  Feel free to contact us at info@westfordtroop437.us and let us know you are coming or to contact us with any questions.  For more information about the troop you can start at our About Us webpage.


Supporting Boy Scouting and Troop 437 throughout the year is easy...simply start your amazon.com shopping trips from our home page with this link or by clicking the amazon logo below and a portion of the money you spend will be given back to our troop to help support the Boy Scouting program!  Please note - you need to click this link before you place items in the amazon.com shopping cart in order for the troop to get the benefit.


November Backpacking Trip in the Belknap Range - Sign-ups due This Week - October 27th

Posted on Oct 26 2016 - 9:36pm


The November trip for Troop 437 is a hiking trip in the Belknaps located east of Laconia NH. We will be hiking in the Belknap Range and staying at Camp Bell, Griswold Scout Reservation BSA.

This is an introductory backpacking hike for new and old. We will be hiking to the camp site on Saturday with a shorter return hike back on Sunday. This is a backpacking trip with all gear carried in back packs. We will be staying in our tents at or around Camp Bell. We will have activities at the camp site depending on weather - patrol challenges, and possible additional day hike.

Sign-ups are due October 27th.

Volunteers Needed for Veteran's Day observation at Fairhaven Nursing Home

Posted on Oct 26 2016 - 9:36pm
We are looking for scout volunteers to help recognize veteran's at Fairhaven Nursing home in Lowell MA (476 Varnum Avenue, Lowell MA) on Thursday November 10th at 4 pm in honor of Veteran's Day.  We will be completing a flag ceremony, doing a commemorative reading, presenting Veteran's with certificates, and offering a photo with scouts.  We completed this last year at Willow Manor and it was a great event that residents of the home spoke of for weeks.

Webelos Invitational coming November 13th!

Posted on Oct 26 2016 - 9:35pm

Sunday November 13th is our annual Webelos Invitational.  This is an event for Webelos scouts to come and visit the troop.

Webelos and Parents - Please join us from 1:00pm - 3:00pm at the American Legion Post 437.  The troop will be running a number of scout activities to give you a flavor of what Scouting is like and what makes Troop 437 a great troop!

Troop 437 scouts - Troop scouts should plan on attending in order to help run events and host our visitors.  Scouts will need to show up early to help setup activities.  Exact details will be sent out seperately.

Troop 437 parents - Troop parents are encouraged to also attend to be available to talk with Webelos parents about scouting and our troop.

2016-2017 Troop Dues and BSA registration overdue - please submit this week

Posted on Oct 26 2016 - 9:35pm

2016-2017 yearly troop dues and BSA registration fees are past due.  Troop dues are  $50 and the BSA registration fee is $26.  An optional Boys Life magazine subscription can be added on for an additional $12.  These fees can be paid by one check made payable to Troop 437 and need to be turned in by October 13th.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact Mr. Carpenter (treasurer) or Mr. Barnard (Committee Chair).

Congratulations to Luke G. for completing his Eagle Project

Posted on Oct 26 2016 - 9:34pm

Congratulations to Luke G. on completing his Eagle Project.  Luke planned and lead the construction of a series of boardwalks to allow easier travel on the Tadmuck Divide Trail here in Westford.

Thank you to everyone who turned out to help Luke on his project.

Support Troop 437! Start your shopping trip with the Troop's amazon.com link!

Posted on Oct 26 2016 - 8:19pm
Support Troop 437 by starting your shopping trips here.  Click on the Amazon banner or this link before you place items in your shopping cart, shop as you normally would, and the troop will receive a percentage of what you spent.  Remember to book mark the link for future shopping trips!  Thank you for supporting Boy Scouting and Troop 437!

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