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Silver Beaver Award 2014

Posted by on October 28, 2014 at 3:54 pm

The Silver Beaver Award is given by the National Council, Boy Scouts of America, upon recommendation of the local council, to persons who have given outstanding service to youth over an extended period of time. The local council will present a limited number of Silver Beaver Awards each year according to the number of registered […]

Trade-O-Ree 2014

Posted by on October 28, 2014 at 3:36 pm

This weekend is the Scouting Heritage Museum’s 36th Annual Trade-O-Ree. It’s FREE to attend and you’ll learn a TON about Scouting history through thousands of Scouting memorabilia items and artifacts on display. Trading patches is fun and practiced by many Scouts and Scouters at gatherings like Jamborees, NOAC and regional Trade-O-Rees like this one! It […]

November Picture Contest!

Posted by on October 23, 2014 at 2:32 pm

We hope you’re enjoying the new Newsletter format! The newsletter is generated each day from new Front Page entries to the website, and emailed out each afternoon to all subscribers. It’s easy to sign up – just look in the top right hand corner for the box that says “Subscribe to Updates.” In an effort […]

Area 7 Commissioner Conference

Posted by on October 21, 2014 at 7:10 pm

Are you a Council, District, Unit, or Roundtable Commissioner looking for the latest “scoop” as well as some fun and fellowship? Come join us for the Central Region/Area 7 Commissioner Conference Saturday November 22nd, 2014. The conference will be held at McDonalds’ Hamburger University, Oak Brook, IL. Brian Williams, Central Region President, is the featured […]

Trainfest 2014

Posted by on October 21, 2014 at 6:56 pm

Trainfest is back for 2014! November 8th and 9th 2014 at the Exposition Center of State Fair Pack thousands of rail enthusiasts will come from around the world to take part in the largest indoor model railway show. Dozens of operational displays will be set up by clubs, manufacturers will exhibit new products and vendors […]