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Our Story

Behind the Scenes

Troop 3 is the oldest, continuosly run Boy Scout Troop on Long Island. We were first chartered in September of 1910 as BSA Troop 1 Smithtown, New York.

Troop 3 is sponsored by American Legion Post 833 JAMES ELY MILLER

Our troop meetings are held every Tuesday evening from 7:30pm to 8:30pm at:

Forest Brook Elementary School

299 Lilac Ln., Smithtown, NY 11787

(See the Hauppauge Schools Code of Conduct rules below)

We are part of the Boy Scouts of America. Locally, we are part of the Suffolk Council and the Matinecock District.



  • Weekly meetings September thru June

  • Outdoor activity - once per month

  • Summer camp - one week each summer

  • High Adventure Trips

  • Participate in Matinecock District Polar Bear

  • Court of Honor ceremonies 4 times per year

  • Annual Flower Sales

  • Troop committee monthly meetings - every 1st Thursday

  • Scouting for Food

  • Service projects

If you would like more information about Troop 3, please call our Scoutmaster Michael Miller at (516) 263-7986.

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