THIS IS AN ADULT-ONLY FUNDRAISING EVENT May 11, 2019 at 3:00 PM Since 1953, one of the major highlights of the Cub Scout year is the Pinewood Derby. Cub Scouts and their parents work together to design and create a vehicle out of a block of wood. Once the car is completed, the scouts race […]
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Wilderness First Aid 2019
Ideal for scouts and leaders, our 16-hour Wilderness and Remote First Aid course gives you the skills and confidence you need to respond to an emergency when help may be delayed. The course meets BSA requirements for wilderness first aid training among all crews participating in national and council high adventure camps. Course participants must […]
GI Service Center Closed
The Grand Island Service Center is closed Thursday, February 7, 2019 due to the cold weather. This is in accordance with our policy that the Service Center is closed when Grand Island Public Schools closes.
Nuts for Scouting Fundraiser
We have teamed up with Virginia Diner to bring a spring fundraising opportunity to all of our units. In an effort to allow Scouts to be thrifty and pay their own way, the sale is designed to help units raise funds for summer activities. Many packs, troops, and crews fund their unit through the popcorn […]
OA Lodge Leadership Development, Banquet, and Lock-In
A lodge is only as strong as its members. LLD will build the team of lodge leaders who will guide our lodge into the future. There are a number training sessions that will give our future leadership the tools and focus to address current and future issues in the lodge. The Lodge Banquet will celebrate […]
***Youth Protection Training Cancelled***
The Youth Protection Training in Kearney on Thursday, December 27, 2018 has been cancelled due to the weather.
Youth Protection Training Offered In-Person
Hi everyone! The end of the year is upon us! We are offering an in person Youth Protection training as we have been notified that some people are having trouble with the online training.
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Camping is at the heart of the Boy Scouts of America’s programs. Often, it is the reason many join the program. The Outdoors is one of the most important methods by which the aims of character development, citizenship training, and personal fitness are attained.
Klondike Derby 2019
This year’s Klondike Derby is titled Yeti Adventure. The activities will be named and centered on a theme of a group of adventurers in search of and/or being chased by Yeti. Yeti is a mythical creature also called the “Abominable Snowman” that is fabled to be found in the Himalayan Mountains. What “Sasquatch” or “Big […]
Fall Day Camp at Camp Augustine
All Cub Scouts are invited– from Lions in Kindergarten to Arrow of Light in 5th grade are invited to attend. When: September 15, 2018 Activities 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Check-in starts 8:30 a.m.* Where: Camp Augustine, check in at the Visitor’s Center.