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Leadership Policy Change
On Monday, July 27, the National Executive Board ratified a resolution that removes the national restriction on openly gay adult leaders and employees. The resolution was recommended for ratification by the Executive Committee earlier this month. Of those present and voting, 79 percent voted in favor of the resolution. Watch the video below to hear the important message from Dr. Robert M. Gates on the adult leadership policy change and read his remarks here. Link to video:


Outdoor Leader Training
All leaders need the appropriate training. Based on your position, determine which course you need. Location: Custaloga Town Scout Reservation When: September 19 – 20, 2015 Registration from 8:30 am to 9:00 am with training starting at 9:15 am. *Please Pre-Register for this training early so course materials can be prepared appropriately. Registration deadline September 11, 2015, No Reservations after September 16th. BALOO is a one day training course for Cub Scout Leaders. This...
Saturday, Sep 19th - Sunday, Sep 20th
Friday, Oct 2nd

Support Your Scouts

It is that time of year again where the Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts all across the country are selling the most delicious snacks and popcorn money can buy.  Units can earn as much as 37% of their sales to support the boys going to camp and many other program needs throughout the year.  We know the Packs and Troops need money to operate and we think this is one of the best opportunities around and the sales not only support the local units, it also supports the local Council. ...


Summer Camp Leadership Requirments
State guidelines for summer camp adult leaders

State of PA camp leadership requirements

Saturday, Sep 19th
Saturday, Sep 19th - Sunday, Sep 20th

District News & Events

Chief Kiondashawa

Life to Eagle Rank information

Power point information from Kenda Hoovler's roundtable presentation at February 2014 Roundtable concerning Life to Eagle advancement.

Saturday, Sep 19th - Sunday, Sep 20th
Friday, Oct 2nd

Colonel Drake

Fall Camporee

Fall Camporee to be held on September 11-13, 2015.

Saturday, Sep 19th - Sunday, Sep 20th
Friday, Oct 2nd

Oliver Perry

Otters Night
The puck drops November 7th for the annual Scout Night Sleepover with the Erie Otters. Join the Otters as they battle the Windsor Spitfires. After the game stick around for a movie, pizza, drinks, prizes, and a few autographs! Scouts and their families can also sleep overnight in the arena. The cost is $13 to attend just for the game. $15 if you plan to sleep over. All those staying over will get a special patch as well. In addition, there is an optional $6 concession voucher during the...
Saturday, Sep 19th - Sunday, Sep 20th
Friday, Oct 2nd

Washington Trail

Washington Trail District Fall Camporee
Raft & Canoe Race
The Camporee will be held at Gibson Park, near Harmonsburg. There is a wooded area that was set aside especially for the Harmonsburg Troop, where we can camp. There are large mowed areas that we can use for the round robin morning activities. The Camporee Committee will ask some of the Troop adults to help set up and staff some of the morning stations. The event will be on Friday, September 11, Saturday, September 12, and Sunday, September, 13. Gibson Park is located just off the Harmonsburg...
Friday, Sep 11th - Sunday, Sep 13th
Saturday, Sep 19th - Sunday, Sep 20th