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National

Annual Report to the Nation
March 14, 2016 Recently, I had the opportunity to spend a brief time with our delegates during Scouting’s annual Report to the Nation journey to Washington, D.C. Due to office demands, I couldn’t spend the entire week with them (I certainly hope to in future years), but I did get a strong sense of how powerful this trip was for these young people. I also witnessed the tremendous impression on our elected officials as they met with a select group of the best and brightest of our...

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,...
Friday, Sep 9th - Sunday, Sep 11th
Friday, Sep 23rd - Sunday, Sep 25th

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 support the Council through...

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.

Wednesday, Jun 1st
Saturday, Jun 18th

District News & Events

Chief Kiondashawa

Registration information and details for the 2016 CK Clay Shoot

Friday, Sep 9th - Sunday, Sep 11th
Friday, Sep 23rd - Sunday, Sep 25th

Colonel Drake

Swing For Scouts
Golf Outing

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

Saturday, Aug 13th
Friday, Sep 9th - Sunday, Sep 11th

Oliver Perry

Scramble for Scouts
Join us in the Scramble For Scouts golf tournament on Friday, June 10th, 2016! We've upped our game and hope you have too. This year's event will be back at the Erie Golf Club. Golfers get 18 holes with a cart, lunch on course, drinks all day, and All-you-can-eat at Buffalo Wild Wings for dinner. We're also bringing back our $5,000 Putting Contest! But even if you're short game is lacking, we'll have another $4,000 in cash and prizes to give away. Contests include...
Friday, Sep 9th - Sunday, Sep 11th
Friday, Sep 23rd - Sunday, Sep 25th

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. ...
Friday, Sep 9th - Sunday, Sep 11th
Friday, Sep 23rd - Sunday, Sep 25th