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Online Charter Renewal
One Stop Shop for your Online Charter Renewal Resources Internet Rechartering allows you to renew your unit's charter online and perform the following actions: Select members from your existing charter roster, Promote members from another unit, Add new members, Update member information, and Print a summary of costs associated with the new charter. Go to Internet Rechartering or copy/paste this link into your browser:...

Council

PA Act 153 of 2014:
Requiring Comprehensive Criminal and Child Abuse Background Checks
Dear Scouters, As you may or may not be aware, PA Act 153 of 2014 went into effect January 1, 2015. This law will have a direct impact on paid employees working with children and unpaid adult volunteers in Pennsylvania, including those involved in Scouting. This law requires that every person responsible for the welfare of youth obtain and keep on file, comprehensive and regularly updated criminal and child abuse background checks. This new PA law is applicable to any person...

Support Your Scouts

2016 Spring Popcorn and Peanut Sale
Your son needs to be at camp this summer and we have a great way for him to earn his way!  The annual council-wide Popcorn and Peanut Sale starts on February 11th  and goes  until March 18th. February and March are special  months at the French Creek Council!   That’s when our Scouts can give family, friends, and neighbors an opportunity to help them achieve that goal.   Get them excited about spending time outdoors at Custaloga Town Scout...

Camp

Summer camp staff interviews

Camp staff needed for 2016!

Saturday, Feb 20th
Wednesday, Mar 2nd

District News & Events

Chief Kiondashawa

Unit Charters due in January

Background checks vital to Re-charter period

Colonel Drake

Scouting's Journey to Excellence

Journey to Excellence is the BSA's performance recognition program designed to encourage and reward success and measure the performance of our units, districts, and councils.

Oliver Perry

District Pinewood Derby
It's race season in Oliver Perry District. Saturday, March 5th we'll be holding the District Pinewood Derby at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gym (1101 S. Hill Rd - Same as Roundtable). Racing is open to everyone; Cub Scouts, Siblings, and Parents. Racers can register individually by using the form linked below. You do not need to attend this event with your pack...but packs are welcome! The LEGO(R) Division is back again for 2016. This division is open to anyone and...

Washington Trail

WT District Cub Scout Winterfest
2016
The Washington Trail District will be holding a Cub Scout Fun Day (Winterfest). Where:Robertson Field, Allegheny College, 204 Park Ave., Meadville, Pa., 16335 When:Saturday, February 6, 2016 Time:9am – 12pm (Noon) Cost:$4 per participant, which buys a patch and hot cocoa. Patches will be delivered at a later date.  Bring your sleds and enjoy a fun day of sled riding, snowman/snow sculpture contest, and other fun activities.  Questions Please Contact Mike Brenneman...