Welcome to Boy Scout Troop 511's web site.  Boy Scout Troop 511 in Austin TX is sponsored by St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, and was founded in 1972. It is one of the larger troops in Central Texas and during its existence has produced more than 125 Eagle Scouts. Feel free to look around our site and by all means shoot us an email to learn more about the exciting world of Scouting at Troop 511.

If you're interested in our troop, we encourage you to come visit us at one of our meetings.  We meet every Tuesday at 7:00 in Huffman Hall on the St. Matthews campus.  We love to have guests any time.  Some meetings are more interesting for visitors to come to, so feel free to send us email if you're wondering which night would be best for you to come and check out out Troop 511.



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Shuterfly Account Information

Posted on Dec 2 2015 - 2:20pm

Just a reminder: The Shutterfly account is shared; be sure to not let it save your credit card information for future orders! Jennifer Easter deleted all billing information on the account Dec 1.

Council Summit and Philmont Trips for 2016

Posted on Nov 9 2015 - 8:45am

Summit:  Our council is sponsoring a week-long trip to BSA's newest high adventure camp, Summit Bechtel Reserve, in the summer of 2016, and the following summers. We will be leaving Austin on July 23, 2016, and will return on July 30, 2016. A limited number of positions for Scouts and adult leaders are available for this crew.

Trainer's Edge Saturday, Dec 5th 8:00am to 4:30pm at Fickett Center

Posted on Nov 6 2015 - 12:07pm

Trainer's Edge is a must for all leaders in Scouting and is being held on December 5th at the Frank Fickett Training and Service Center, 12500 North IH-35, Austin 78753.  Registration is a needed because the class size is limited, so go to www.bsacac.org, the course is listed under register for training.  Cost is $16.00 per person and starts at 8:00 a.m. and will finish about 4:00 p.m. Costs include a light lunch.  A day of interactive fun using the EDGE method to sharpen your presentation skills. 

Eagle Scout Ceremony for Jack Collier, Alex Kirkendall, and Paxton Tye Sat, Nov 28, 2015 at St Matthews Church

Posted on Nov 6 2015 - 12:01pm

Eagle Scout Ceremony


Jack Collier, Alex Kirkendall and Paxton Tye

St. Matthews Church

Good Turn for Conservation - Sat, Nov 21 from 8am - noon

Posted on Nov 4 2015 - 8:08am

Our council's program committee is asking all Scouts to do a Good Turn Volunteer Project this month. The largest project will be our "Good Turn for Conservation", happening at Lost Pines Scout Reservation on Saturday, November 21, from 8:00am-Noon

Missing Tent Stakes - 8 red groundhog stakes

Posted on Oct 22 2015 - 1:54pm

Hello all,

If, in the process of packing, you come across a tent stake bag with 8 red groundhog stakes... please let me know. We are currently looking to replace our missing replacements.

BSA Troop # 511

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