About Us

We are Boy Scouts of America, Troop 24 of Bradford, Massachusetts. We are in the Spirit of Adventure Council. Our Sponsoring Organization is Sacred Hearts Church of Bradford/Groveland. We meet most Sunday nights during the school year from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at St Patrick’s Church located at 114 Center St in Groveland, MA.

St Patrick’s Church is less than 3 miles from Sacred Hearts Parish and takes less than 10 minutes to get to from Sacred Hearts. To get to St Patrick’s from Bradford, drive down Salem Street towards Groveland and take the left on to Groveland Road at Carter’s Ice Cream. Follow Groveland Road to where it meets up with Lawrence Road and becomes Main St. Take the first right onto Washington St and follow to the stop sign. At the stop sign take a left on to Center St. St Patrick’s Church will be on the left.

If you are interested in learning more, please e-mail us.

Scout Oath

On my honor, I will do my best

  • To do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law;
  • To help other people at all times;
  • To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight.

Scout Law

A Scout is:

  • Trustworthy,
  • Loyal,
  • Helpful,
  • Friendly,
  • Courteous,
  • Kind,
  • Obedient,
  • Cheerful,
  • Thrifty,
  • Brave,
  • Clean,
  • and Reverent.


Outdoor Code

As an American, I will do my best to:

Be clean in my outdoor manners.

Be careful with fire.

Be considerate in the outdoors.

Be conservation minded.

Scout Motto

Be prepared!

Scout Slogan

Do a good turn daily!


See also the Aims of Scouting.