Prepared for Life


Welcome to Troop 36.  Here is the information you need to get started with Scouting.

Meeting Date and Time.  Troop 36 meets on Wednesday evenings from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm during the school year at the Halfmoon-Waterford Firehouse.

Complete the Boy Scout Application.  This form must be signed by the Scout’s parent or guardian and submitted to our Scoutmaster.

Submit the $40 Troop 36 annual membership fee.  The $40 Troop membership fees pays for the annual Scout registration fee, your subscription to Boy’s Life magazine, Council insurance fees, and your Scout Handbook.  If paying by check, make the check payable to Troop 36.  You will pay this membership fee when you join and again each October.
Complete your Health Form.  Complete the medical form.  The Boy Scout Health form can be downloaded here: Health Form.

Purchase your uniform.  Uniforms and insignia cam be purchased at the Scout Store on 253 Washington Avenue Extension in Albany, NY or online at  If purchasing the uniform is a financial burden, you do not need to purchase your uniform all at once.

The following uniform parts and insignia are recommended.  Please refer to the Scout Handbook for the proper placement of Scout insignia.

  • Tan Scout Shirt
  • Forest Green Neckerchief with Tan Embroidery
  • Centennial Scout Hat
  • Twin Rivers Council Shoulder Patch
  • Troop numerals 3 6
  • Shoulder Loops
  • World Scout Crest Emblem

Start Scouting!