Category Archives: Boy Scouts

Memorial Day Open House

We will again open our doors and Post Home to the general public as we remember those who served their country but are no longer with us. Come join us. Continue reading

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Memorial Day Open House

Memorial Day is very special to our post. We remember those who have served their country and are now departed. They will never be forgotten and we have honored them annually since 1920. Continue reading

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Fishing Rodeo – Scouting at its best

A Fishing Rodeo is set for Boy Scout Troop 505 and Venture 505 for Saturday, April 16th, from 9 to 3. Our Scouts have graciously invited all the Boy Scout Troops from Orange and Chatham Counties to join them. Continue reading

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Scouting Court of Honor – Feb 4th

Troop 505 and Venture 505 are holding a Court of Honor on Wednesday, February 4, at 7:30 p.m. All post members are invited and encouraged to attend. Continue reading

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Legion Fall Conference Awards Announced

The 2014 Department of North Carolina Fall Conference Awards were announced and are posted on the Department Website. Continue reading

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Post Recruiting New Members

We are looking for local veterans to join our post. Continue reading

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Eagle Scout Court of Honor – Jan 8th

Post members are invited to observe Troop 505 Boy Scouts of America Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Harrison Czajkowski. Continue reading

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Why I Belong to the American Legion

As this writer completes another set of stories about our Post’s activities in Chapel Hill, I am reminded of the value of an active, vibrant post in our community. No, not just in our community, but in towns, villages, cities and counties throughout our nation. Have you ever asked yourself, “What would our town be like without an American Legion post?” “Do we make a difference?” For us, I need only point to our recent successes with youth. Our youth are our future. Continue reading

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Troop 505 Scout Wins High Adventure Award

The American Legion, Department of North Carolina, announced today the selection of Harrison Czajkowski, Troop 505, as the Department of North Carolina winner of the Boy Scout High Adventure Awards. Continue reading

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Learning More About the Legion

Ever wonder about the American Legion’s inner workings? You can learn about the operation, history and much more by attending Legion College or taking an on-line extension course. Continue reading

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