Welcome to the Website for Troop 256 !

Welcome to the Troop 256 Website. We are sponsored by Bannockburn Baptist Church. We meet every Tuesday evening from 7:00pm to 8:30pm in room 202 of the Bannockburn Education Center. Bannockburn is located at 7100 Brodie Ln. Austin, Texas. Troop 256 was founded in 1991 and over the years has maintained a quality program that adheres to the principles of scouting.

We are a Journey to Excellence - Gold Award Unit for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

Membership to this site is restricted to unit members and their families. If you would like information on joining the troop, or you are a member and need a user name and password to this site please use the form under "Contact Us" in the Menu area.


Summer Camp July 2-8 at Walther Scout Camp, El Rancho Cima

Posted on Jun 25 2017 - 10:42am

Summer Camp - El Rancho Cima Week 3, July 2-8, 2017

Here's the schedule:
Tuesday June 20 and June 27: At Troop meeting, turn in: Money owed for camp, Medical Forms, YPT card copies

Javier Vasquez second Eagle Project Workday

Posted on Jun 22 2017 - 8:11pm

I am announcing that my second work day for my Eagle Project on Friday June 23 from 10:00 AM- 3 PM, at Posada Esperanza. We will be organizing, assembling, and touching up with paint on the shelving unit for Posada Esperanza. Breakfast and lunch will be served.  There is a limited number of 6 spots so sign up on today. All ages are welcome.


more info and sign up here


Jacob Rodriguez Eagle Project Workday

Posted on Jun 22 2017 - 8:10pm

Jacob Rodriguez Eagle Project Workdays

June 24th and 25th


more info and sign up here

Javier Vasquez Eagle Project Workday

Posted on Jun 16 2017 - 3:52pm

I am announcing that my first work day for my Eagle Project will be this Saturday June 17 from 8:30 AM- 1 PM, at my house 8917 Romayne Lane. We will be cutting, sanding, and painting wooden boards to use for my storage units at Casa Marianella. Breakfast and lunch will be served.  There is a limited number of spots so sign up on the website today.

because of what we're doing on this workday we only need scouts ages 14 and older

more info and sign up here

Dylan Hoppner Workday

Posted on Jun 7 2017 - 11:32am

There will be a workday for Dylan Hoppner's Eagle Project

on Saturday, June 10th from 9am to 2pm

It will be at Odom Elementary, 1010 Turtle Creek Blvd 78745

We will be assembling the cut and stained boards into the pit that has been designed. You will need to bring a water bottle and  work gloves. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Sign up is on the website.

Big Thanks to everyone that came out to my last workday and I hope to see you this Saturday!

Troop 1953 Tenderfoot Weekend

Posted on Jun 7 2017 - 9:02am
Troop 1953 Tenderfoot Saturday is set for June 24th from 9am to 4pm.  This is a day long event and not a camp out on the beautiful Marbridge Ranch property in Manchaca.
Troop 1953 is hosting us and will provide us lunch.  We will in turn man the following stations for the Troop 1953 scouts.

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