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GIVE THE GIFT OF SCOUTING’S PREMIER EVENT
December 20, 2016 Are you still searching for the perfect gift this holiday season? Well, look no further, because there is still time to give a Boy Scout, Venturer, or Explorer the gift of a lifetime with a trip to the 2017 National Jamboree! This gift of substance and purpose will provide your favorite youth (or adult) member with an opportunity to celebrate how character, citizenship, and service create positive change with thousands of Scouts at the BSA’s largest and...
Sunday, Feb 5th
Sunday, Feb 5th - Saturday, Feb 11th

Council

Silver Beaver Nomination Information
The Silver Beaver Award is the Council-level distinguished service award of the Boy Scouts of America. Recipients of this award are registered adult leaders who have made an impact on the lives of youth through service given to the Council and their community. The Silver Beaver is an award given to those who implement the Scouting program and perform community service through hard work, self-sacrifice, dedication, and many years of service. It is given to those who do not actively seek...
Sunday, Feb 5th

Support Your Scouts

Ways to Support Scouting
  We often hear from people about their childhood experiences in scouting and how it made a difference in their lives growing up and shaped who they are today.  Usually people will then say something like “I wish I knew how to give back” or “I would like to give back but don’t know how.”  Well there are many ways that people can contribute to scouting and help make a difference.   Here are a few. Donate money to...

Camp

Custaloga Town in the Off-Season
Off season camping at CTSR
Custaloga Town Scout Reservation is a year round camping facility. In addition to the Boy Scout Summer Camp and Cub Scout Resident programs, there are facilities available for use during the remainder of the year by Troops, Crews, and other groups. For the use of cabins, campsites, pavilions, please complete the Short Term Camping Application and send it with payment to the McGarvey Service Center in Erie. To use the rifle range, archery range, climbing tower/zip line, and rent canoes or...
Wednesday, Feb 1st
Saturday, Feb 18th

District News & Events

Chief Kiondashawa

Unit Charters due in January

Background checks vital to Re-charter period

Sunday, Feb 5th

Colonel Drake

2017 Klondike Derby

Get the sleds ready its time to take a journey across the USA

Oliver Perry

Webelos Woods
January 21st will be the Webelos Woods event for Oliver Perry District. This event is for all 4th/5th grade Scouts in Oliver Perry District. This is YOUR opportunity to not only have a great day on Presque Isle, but meet scouts and leaders from local Troops during your search to find the best fit for you. Parents, please take this opportunity for you to meet the leaders as well. This event is FREE, we just ask that PACKS give a rough head count by the 19th. Download the Flyer Here
Sunday, Feb 5th
Sunday, Feb 5th - Saturday, Feb 11th

Washington Trail

Congratulations Washington Trail District
We would like to congratulate the Washington Trail District for their fantastic growth in membership so far this year.  As of November 30th, the District is up 24.1% in Cub Scout Membership and 7.1% overall compared to December 31, 2015.   There are still applications that need processed and applications that need collected.  Great job and keep up the good work. 
Sunday, Feb 5th