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Sea Scouts, BSA - this is the home page of the Sea Scouting Division of the Boy Scouts of America.  You can find a wealth of information about Sea Scouting here.  There are downloadable Adobe .pdf forms and publications available as well as links to other Sea Scouting resources.

Ship's Stores - the Ship's Stores is a privately-run enterprise that provides Sea Scouting supplies to Ships at a very reasonable cost.  The Ship's Stores is run entirely by volunteers who are active in the Scouting program and it is advisable to order supplies well in advance.

S-G Trading Post - the SG Trading Post is a licensee of the Boy Scouts of America and offers custom and standard items for all of the various Scouting programs.  For Sea Scouts specifically, S-G Trading Post offers a variety of clothing items embossed or embroidered with the Sea Scout logo.

Finding a Local Sea Scout Ship - is the place to find the closest Scouting unit to your location.  If you are interested in finding Sea Scout Ships located near where you live, click on the Venturing/Sea Scouts tab on the front page of the site.  There is a place to type in your zip code and when you click "search" a Google® map will appear with the BSA units noted on their by their symbols.  Sea Scout Ships are denoted by the placement of the Sea Scout logo, which is the first class scout emblem superimposed upon an anchor.  On the right-hand side is a listing of the units with a link to click to get more information on that particular unit.  Ship 16 can be found and its information is listed on

Other Local Sea Scout Ships

Sea Scout 37, Smithfield, VA

Sea Scout Ship 747, Norfolk, VA

Sea Scout Ship 1610, Hampton, VA:

Sea Scout Ship 1781, Yorktown, VA

Scouting Resources:  - This is the web site of the Boy Scouts of America and here you can find information of the Scouting program, locate available scout units in your area, and a wealth of information regarding the purpose of and membership in the Boy Scouts of America. - This is the online store of the Boy Scouts of America where you can purchase a variety of Scout-related material online, including uniforms, insignia, handbooks, camping supplies, craft materials, training materials, and the like.

My - This is the online training, or "e-training," site for the Boy Scouts of America.  This is where adult leaders can complete a significant portion of the training required for their positions as adult leaders in the BSA.  Registration is required and one does not have to be a registered leader with the BSA in order to register for the site.  My contains training opportunities for all of the Scouting programs from Cub Scouts through Venturing. 

Colonial Virginia Council - the Colonial Virginia Council serves the communities of: Newport News, Hampton, Poquoson, Smithfield, Suffolk, Surry, Williamsburg, Yorktown, Emporia, Franklin, Lawrenceville, and the counties of Brunswick, James City, Gloucester, Greensville, Isle of Wight, Mathews, Southampton, and Sussex.

Other Links:

Beech Grove United Methodist Church - Beech Grove United Methodist Church in Driver, Virginia is our charter organization. 

Cub Scout Pack 89 -

Boy Scout Troop 16 -

Venture Crew 247 -