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Exploring Offers More Than Just Career Training

You’ve heard me talk before about how Exploring is a vehicle for growth for our organization, along with serving its primary purpose of helping Explorers grow their skills and reach their full potential. It is successfully serving this growth purpose; participation grew by 7 percent in 2016, which is very exciting. But I’m especially encouraged about the impact this program is having on its individual participants.

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BSA 2017 Solar Eclipse patch
A total solar eclipse is a rare event. A total solar eclipse whose path crosses right over the heart of the United States? Even rarer. On Aug. 21, 2017, the solar system serves up a special treat. Aug. 21 is a Monday, but those Scouts and Venturers who are still on summer break should plan a big celebration. Like all the best celebrations, this one comes with its own patch. There won’t be another total solar eclipse over the...
Saturday, Sep 23rd - Sunday, Sep 24th

Support Your Scouts

Fall Popcorn Sale 2017
Summer is just beginning, but planning for the Fall Popcorn product sale is well underway.  Please take a few minutes to review the documents below.  We have the sale timeline, comittment form and a worksheet to help you plan your fall sales goal.  We are getting the packets pulled together for the Kickoff meetings in August.  The kickoff at the Scout Service Center will be on Monday, August 7th at 6:30 PM, the kickoff at Custaloga Town Scout Reservation's Cub...

Camp

WEBELOS WEEKEND 2017
Webleos Weekender is coming soon Can’t get enough of Webelos camping then you won’t want to miss this year’s Webelos Weekend event coming September 29-October 1st at Cutsaloga Town Scout Reservation. We plan to have lots of funs with the archery and rifle range and the climb tower. Not to mention a few other exciting opportunities. Please see the flyer attached and sign up soon to reserve your spot before the event...
Friday, Aug 25th - Sunday, Aug 27th
Wednesday, Sep 6th

District News & Events

Chief Kiondashawa

Sporting Clays For Scouting 2017

Test your marksmanship and enjoy great fellowship at our annual Clay Shoot for Scouting!

Wednesday, Aug 30th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Colonel Drake

Fall Camporee 2017

The Colonel Drake Fall Camporee will be held on Friday, September 29 thru Sunday, October 1.

Saturday, Sep 23rd
Friday, Sep 29th - Sunday, Oct 1st

Oliver Perry

We are back again planning our 6th 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, 2017.  There will be prizes and lots of fun.  We hope to see you there. ...
Wednesday, Aug 30th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday, Sep 7th, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Washington Trail

Wednesday, Aug 30th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm