Willistown Troop 78                                

Hey everyone: I hope this note finds you and yours well.

 We find ourselves in trying times and lots of difficult decisions will have to be made.

 Until further notice the Troop 78 Scout Cabin is closed.  The property is closed as well.

 All activities are canceled through the end of April. Click here for the latest guidance from Chester County Council.

 Please stand by for updates as new information develops.

The Spring Troop flower sale is still underway. As this is taking place all online, sales may continue. Please order your spring plantings from Troop 78.

  Pray for wisdom and calm.

  Stay smart.  Stay safe.  As we said in the military: Adapt, Improvise, Overcome. 

  We shall overcome.

  Hope to see you all soon.

Coming soon!:

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Upcoming Events​​


 31 Tuesday April Board of Review 7PM cabin CANCELED
         Troop Committee Meeting 7:30PM cabin


 ​1 Wednesday Patrol Leaders' Council 7:30PM CANCELED

 4 Saturday - 11 Saturday Disney World Trip CANCELED

 17 Friday Troop Meeting 7PM CANCELED

 18 Saturday Spring Cabin Clean-Up ​CANCELED

 23 Thursday Troop Meeting CANCELED

 24 - 26 Order of the Arrow Service Weekend ​CANCELED

  ​Uniform and Equipment Exchange   

Please bring in uniform shirts, pants and shorts you have outgrown or no longer need. 

If you have boots or other items you have outgrown or no longer need: please bring them in.

We will quickly find these items a new home!

Scouts: if you need a new uniform, check the uniform exchange at cabin before buying one.  There may be one in the exchange you can use.​​

Willistown Boy Scout Troop 78 in Malvern, PA

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              A Scout (and a Scouter) is Brave: 

  A Scout can face danger although he is afraid.

 ​ Bravery is certainly not the lack of fear, but the strength to overcome that fear.

​  Courage controls fear and allows a Scout to keep a cool head, rise above the danger, and act in a brave way. 

  The brave Scout has a generous and kind heart, willing to put the needs of others ahead of his own. 

  For the sake of your family and the community, do the right thing and, for now, stay away from those outside your family, and stay home if you can.​

Jim Donnelly, Jr., former Troop 78 scout from the 1960s has written a compelling history of his time in Troop 78.

Please click here to see the write up.

Jim Jr is the son of Jim Donnelly, Sr, long time Troop 78 leader, who recently stepped down as Troop Secretary. Jim Sr was the Troop Secretary for 60 years (that's right 60 years).

 Service Opportunities:​​

​  Saturday April 25, Main Line Animal Rescue, parking event

Please Note:

Radnor Races on Saturday May 16 has been canceled

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​ 90 years of service to the youth of Chester County Pennsylvania

Spring Flower Sale is underway!