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Randall Stephenson Named BSA’s President
Irving, Texas (May 26, 2016) The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) National Council today elected Randall Stephenson, AT&T’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, as the organization’s national president. In this volunteer role, Mr. Stephenson will lead the National Executive Board, which guides the Boy Scouts of America as it serves 2.3 million youth members. He is the 36th president of the BSA, following Former Secretary of Defense Dr. Robert M. Gates.  more...
Sunday, Feb 5th
Sunday, Feb 5th - Saturday, Feb 11th

Council

Lions, a pilot program for kindergarten boys
Lions, a new National accredited Boy Scouts of America program for kindergarten boys, will begin in the French Creek Council this fall. Why go younger? Research shows that a child’s development accelerates at age 4 and 5 — about the time these youngsters begin their formal education in kindergarten. That’s also the time when families start looking for after-school activities for their children. While 5-year-olds could join a soccer team or karate studio,...
Saturday, Jul 30th
Monday, Aug 1st

Support Your Scouts

2016 FALL POPCORN SALE INFORMATION
Training There are two training opportunities for Unit Popcorn Kernels to attend:  Monday, August 1st at the McGarvey Scout Service Center, 1815 Robison Road West, Erie PA 16509 and Tuesday, August 2nd at the Cub Pavilion at Custaloga Town Scout Reservation, 7 Boy Scout Lane, Carlton PA 16311. Multiple changes in the program will be reviewed and your unit earns an additional 1% commission on your Fall Take Order Sale for attending! * Dates The Family Sales Brochure will be mailed to...

Camp

On-Line Registration 2016

Custaloga Town summer camp registration is going on-line.

The process of registering for summer camp and signing up for merit badges will be going on-line shortly.

Unit's will be able to request a campsite and complete the merit badge sign-ups on-line.

Sunday, Jul 24th - Saturday, Jul 30th
Sunday, Jul 31st - Wednesday, Aug 3rd

District News & Events

Chief Kiondashawa

Registration information and details for the 2016 CK Clay Shoot

Saturday, Jul 30th
Monday, Aug 1st

Colonel Drake

Swing For Scouts
Golf Outing

Come and enjoy a fun filled day on the golf course and support Scouting.

Saturday, Jul 30th
Monday, Aug 1st

Oliver Perry

Aviation Day
The 6th Annual O.P. National Aviation Day Celebration Coming August 19th to the Erie International Airport... Scouts will learn about the physics of flight and then tested that knowledge with a foam glider competition; the winner of which traveled nearly 30 feet. Scouts will also be privileged to get up close with several experimental aircraft and experience first hand the pre-flight inspections pilots go through. Registration is only $5 ($10 after August 12th) and must be done in...
Saturday, Jul 30th
Monday, Aug 1st

Washington Trail

Sporting Clays for Scouting
We are back again planning our 5th Annual Sporting Clays for Scouting Event.  This year we are at the well known Critter Path Sporting Clays just outside of Waterford, PA.  Each year this event gets bigger and better and we are looking forward to another spectacular year.  So grab your favorite shotgun and at least 100 rounds of ammunition and join us for this fundraising event on August 13, 2016.  There will be prizes and lots of fun.  We hope to see you there. ...
Saturday, Jul 30th
Monday, Aug 1st