New to 263 Start Here

We’re happy you have decided to join us. Let’s get your scouting journey off to a great start.


Please complete the form and submit it to the Registration Chair.

Pay the fee

The fee for the 2023-2024 Calendar Year is $180.

  • Cash or Check to TROOP 263
  • Venmo: TroopTwoSixThree QueensNY @troop263queensny
  • Cashapp: TroopTwoSixThree QueensNY $Trooptwosixthree

Get Equipped! Book, Uniform, and Equipment


Boy Scouts 14th Edition Handbook

Class A Uniform Requirments
  • Shirt
  • Epaulettes: forest green
  • Pants: convertible
  • Neckerchief: red with gold letters
  • Slide
  • Belt
  • Socks
  • Hiking Boots
  • Black Shoes (for all formal occasions)
  • Queens Council Patch
  • Centennial Unit Numbers: 263
  • Centennial Merit Badge Sash
Class B Uniform
  • Troop 263
  • Jeans or Casual Pants/Shorts
  • Comfortable Footwear


  • Wristwatch (rec. Timex Ironman)
  • Tent (2-3 person)
  • Backpack (External frame)
  • Sleeping Bag (certified for 20 degrees)
  • Aluminum Mess Kit
  • Day backpack (similar to school bookbag)


  • Weekly troop meetings
  • Camping trips
  • Troop events