Scout Tour 2013
Here’s an opportunity for a unique, fun-filled vacation with
Scouters. Join folks from around the county and travel to West Virginia and the
BSA National Jamboree. It’s the Grand Opening of The Summit, the permanent home
of the BSA National Jamboree. There are things to see along the way and ample
time for rest and refreshment. The trip is leaving and returning from nearby
Valley Forge. The registration deadline is soon. Download the brochure and
registration form. Call or email The Coopers or travel consultant Mary Ann to
find out more. JOIN US!
Philadelphia Soul Scout Night - May 11, 2013
Please come out and join the Philadelphia Soul for this year’s Soulful Scout Night. They have put together an inexpensive and let’s not forget fun night, and yes they can also earn a badge. Tickets are just $15 and includes scout badge. Post-game event has 3 speakers to help scouts earn sportsman badges –coach, player and personal trainer for the team and also a fun filled obstacle course Call or email now to book your troop. Contact John Tabourn at
The Franklin Institute -- Just for Scouts
Camp-In - Spend the night at The Franklin Institute and join us on a design quest! Camp-Ins offer unique opportunities for Scouts and parents to work toward the requirements for a variety of achievements. Click here for more information.
Just a Friendly Reminder!
If you are a Committee Chair, Scoutmaster, Cubmaster, or Crew Advisor please be sure to update your email address for our council distribution lists. These pack, troop, and crew distribution lists are our way of communicating directly with you. Send changes to Jake Segal.
Planning Safety into Your Program
Each year when you plan your calendar, there is the tension created between doing new activities for the membership to experience and the need to do traditional program for new members to experience. In the same way, there is the continuing need to teach safety to new members – be they Scouts or adults – and for continuing members to have a refresher. View the Guide to Safe Scouting