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News:    Eagle Scout receives citation from West Chester mayor
24 Apr 2018 | 8:54 am
Andrew Brown of Willistown Boy Scout Troop 78 received a citation from West Chester Mayor Dianne Herrin for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout at a recent borough council meeting. For his Eagle project, Brown worked with fellow Scouts at the Greenfield ......

News:    Bible Church hosts Grand Prix
24 Apr 2018 | 8:54 am
SPRING CREEK Each spring for over 20 years, the sanctuary of Ruby Mountain Bible Church transforms into a pinewood derby racetrack for the AWANA Grand Prix. This annual race is part of the year-end events for the churchs AWANA program, which runs ......

Blog:    Leaders inject fun, education into clean-up service projects
24 Apr 2018 | 8:00 am
An environmental clean-up project should be much more than a way to simply fulfill service hour requirements. But how do you ensure picking up trash doesnt devolve into that? For Pack 267 and Troop 267 in Fredonia, N.Y., leaders and parents have helped turn such projects into learning opportunities and fun annual traditions. It starts with passion, leadership and community engagement. The troops previous Scoutmaster, Chris Eichmann, encouraged Scouts to seek out service projects at their local camp, the American Legion and within the community. The annual Canadaway Creek Clean-up event, organized by a local youth fly-fishing program, soon became a preferred...

News:    Brewster Scouts Hold Pinewood Derby
24 Apr 2018 | 7:49 am
From Brewster Cub Scouts Pack 1: The Cub Scouts of Brewster Pack 1 held their 2018 Pinewood Derby on Saturday March 24th in JFK School cafeteria. Over 40 Scouts participated in this year's race. Each Scout builds a car using the car kit provided, and must ......

News:    Girl Scouts can help address the lack of women in science and technology jobs
24 Apr 2018 | 7:17 am
From Hollywood to politics to corporate America, the need for more females in leadership positions is more evident than ever. It's astonishing that across the world only 20 percent of all leadership positions are held by women. In many fields, this is ......

News:    Eagle Scout remembered with plaque in Whippany
24 Apr 2018 | 6:22 am
was honored by Troop 155 of the American Legion with a plaque donated by Hanover Township Parks and Recreation and Department of Public Works placed at the site of Tittertons Eage Scout project a garden and seating area around the flagpole at Bee ......

News:    Boy Scout Troop 373 in Chehalis Celebrates 50 Years with Luncheon
24 Apr 2018 | 6:21 am
This is the first time weve done anything like this, said Bob Lund, the current Scoutmaster of the troop. Its nice to hear the stories some of these (former scouts) have to tell. Since the formation of the troop in 1968, 125 young men ......

News:    West Carroll: Local youth uses Eagle Scout Project to honor veterans
24 Apr 2018 | 6:06 am
Eagle Scout candidate Derek Yingling is shown with the three flag depositories he constructed as part of his Eagle Scout project. Eagle Scout candidate Derek Yingling is shown with the three flag depositories he constructed as part of his Eagle Scout project....

News:    Local Boy Scout earns Eagle Scout award
24 Apr 2018 | 6:00 am
LIMA Isaac Osterfeld completed several projects at the Big Brothers Big Sisters office to earn his Eagle Scout award, the highest honor Boy Scouts can earn. Osterfeld fixed a light in the basement, painted a bathroom ceiling and and built an outdoor bench....

News:    Springfields Owens achieves Eagle Scout rank
24 Apr 2018 | 5:55 am
Cuinn Owens, son of Don and Bekki Owens of Springfield, has achieved Boy Scoutings highest honor, Eagle Scout. Cuinn is a sophomore at Pope John Paul II High School in Hendersonville. He was a cub scout with Pack 461 in Greenbrier and later advanced to ......

News:    Girl Scouts say message is they are not a priority after lawmakers approve Boy Scouts project but not theirs
24 Apr 2018 | 5:30 am
Louisiana Girl Scouts are lobbying legislators to provide state funding for a project at their Tangipahoa Parish camp. And theyre questioning why the Boy Scouts got approval for their project in the states capital outlay bill will the Girl Scouts ......

Blog:    Thousands of Girls are Joining Cub Scouts
24 Apr 2018 | 4:19 am
Tatum and Ian W., 10-year-old twins who are both participating in Webelos, are looking to be among the first brother/sister duos to eventually earn the rank of Eagle Scout. Its all possible thanks to Tatums recent participation in Pack 154, which is part of Daniel Webster Councilin Durham, New Hampshire. The pack began welcoming girls to Cub Scouts in January of this year as one of our early adopter units. Full Cub Scout registration options for girls will be available to all councils startingJune 11, 2018, while a program for older youth has a scheduled February 2019 launch. Tatum W., center, and...

News:    324 girls now Cub Scouts in Western Pennsylvania as ranks open
24 Apr 2018 | 3:57 am
More than 300 Allegheny County girls have become Cub Scouts since the organization allowed them into its ranks in January. Girls in Westmoreland County will have to wait a little longer to join. Boy Scouts of America will allow girls nationwide to enroll ......

News:    2 Girl Scouts earn Silver Awards
24 Apr 2018 | 3:53 am
Two Beaver Dam High School freshmen were honored April 7 in Sauk Prairie for earning the Girl Scouts Silver Award at the Badgerland Girl Scouts Awards Ceremony. Lauren Hose and Hannah Wingers, senior-level Girl Scouts in Troop 2266, received their Silver ......

News:    The First-Ever Troop of Homeless Girl Scouts Just Crushed Their Cookie Sales Goal
24 Apr 2018 | 3:45 am
Selling 32,500 boxes of cookies in a single week would be noteworthy for any team of Girl Scouts, but it's an especially sweet achievement for Troop 6000: The New York City-based chapter is the first-ever Girl Scout troop composed entirely of children ......

Blog:    19 Genius Ways to Recycle Girl Scout Cookie Boxes
24 Apr 2018 | 3:00 am
As cookie season comes to a close, girls are packing up their booths, tallying their earnings, and planning their epic summer adventures. But some troops may be wondering, what do we do with our leftover cookie boxes?! Because Girl Scouts always use their resources wisely, we asked troops to share the most clever ways they gave extra boxes of cookies new life. Here are our faves!1. Make moving easier:2. Keep your troop organized:3. Bling Your Booth with banners:4. Bling Your Booth with props:5. Bling Your Booth with costumes:More Bling Your Booth ideas 6. Earn a Girl Scout Art badge:7. Earn...

News:    Homeless Shelter Based Girl Scouts Troop Sells More Than 32,000 Boxes Of Cookies At First Sale
24 Apr 2018 | 2:44 am
New York City's first homeless shelter-based Girl Scouts troop had an ambitious goal for their first ever cookie sale: Troop 6000, which represents thousands of girls in the New York City homeless shelter system, wanted to sell 6,000 boxes. Well, the girls ......

News:    Boy Scouts honors Heintzeman
24 Apr 2018 | 2:15 am
ST. CLOUDCentral Minnesota Council, Boy Scouts of America presented Rep. Josh Heintzeman with the North Star Award Sunday during the annual Council Eagle Scout and volunteer recognition dinner Sunday at Coyote Moon in St. Cloud. "The North Star Award ......

Blog:    How to Buy Rock Climbing Gear
24 Apr 2018 | 12:01 am
Feeling comfortable and confident on the walls at your local climbing gym? Maybe youre ready to head outdoors and try some real rock walls. Heres all the gear you need to get started rock climbing. CLIMBING 101 BSA climbing guidelines require you to be protected with a belay rope during all activities when your feet are more than shoulder height above the ground. We suggest these two types of climbing: In TOP-ROPE CLIMBING, youre secured to ropes anchored above you and throughout your climb. Belayers manage the ropes from the top or bottom of the climbing routes. In LEAD CLIMBING, youre secured to belay...

23 Apr 2018 | 11:16 pm
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