National

Five Star – Save the Date

Posted by on October 15, 2014 at 12:27 pm

5-Star University provides focused, dedicated, high level courses for ALL Commissioners and scouting volunteers seeking to learn more about commissioning in Scouting. The day is filled with supplemental/advanced training opportunities for all district and council level work. This year we have several new courses that represent the most up to date training and program information […]

Meet Your Commissioner Staff

Posted by on October 14, 2014 at 5:23 pm

Do you know what a Commissioner does? Do you ever have questions about how to do something like motivate Scouts or deal with a difficult parent? That’s where your Unit Commissioner staff comes in! These volunteers are here to support you and your unit so you can concentrate on the important stuff – the boys! […]

Haunted Hayride

Posted by on October 13, 2014 at 4:01 pm

It’s that time of the year again where the ghosts and the ghouls come out to play! Invite your friends, family and neighbors to come out to OhDaKoTa either October 17th, 18th or 24th, 25th. Hayrides run from 7:00 to 9:00PM (get there a little early if possible) and tour the Haunted Camp where the […]

Fall 2014 Voice of the Scout Surveys

Posted by on October 7, 2014 at 1:31 pm

This month many Scouts, parents, volunteers, and chartered organizations will receive the fall edition of the BSA’s twice-yearly Voice of the Scout (VOS) survey. Launched in 2012, VOS is designed to measure the value of Scouting in the community and help us deliver experiences that surpass the expectations of our members. Loyalty is measured using […]

OA: The Centurion Award

Posted by on October 7, 2014 at 12:50 pm

As we move into the Centennial year of the Order of the Arrow we’re looking to celebrate our heritage. One way the OA is planning to do this is through the Centurion Award. This recognition is looking for current or former Arrowmen who are “exemplars of the high ideas and purpose of the Order of […]