Local/Community Interest

Slice of Ice

Posted by on December 29, 2013 at 11:09 pm

No, that’s not the Order of the Arrow. It’s the symbol of the 32nd Infantry Division – the Red Arrow. With its roots in the Iron Brigade dating back to the American Civil War, the 32nd was an incredibly tenacious ground combat unit, succeeding where others would fail. And it’s apropos that Red Arrow Park […]

Catholic Committee on Scouting Awards

Posted by on December 29, 2013 at 10:36 pm

Each year the Milwaukee CCoS recognizes those Scouters who have made a significant difference in the lives of Catholic youth in Scouting. Two recognitions of these efforts, the Bronze Pelican and the St. George Award, are offered. Because Catholic Scouters are not always associated with units chartered by Catholic Churches, it is necessary to reach […]

Swim and Lights

Posted by on November 2, 2013 at 10:29 pm

The Country Springs Hotel in Pewaukee is once again host to the Country Christmas Lights Display, presented by Town Bank. Scouts, family and friends can book a special “Swim & Lights” package at the resort that includes: 2-5 hour group swim event at The Springs Water Park Group trip through Country Christmas Lights Display 1 […]

An Apple A Day

Posted by on October 21, 2013 at 8:57 am

Scouts know how important it is to Do A Good Turn, so when the owner of an Apple Orchard offered to the Boy Scouts of Troop 300 the chance to come pick apples for donation to local food pantries, the boys jumped at the chance. Braving temps slightly above freezing in the morning, they picked […]

CERT Training

Posted by on October 4, 2013 at 9:10 pm

Our Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) class is scheduled for Thursday Oct 24th & Friday Oct 25th (8am-4 pm) and Saturday Oct 26th (8 am-12 pm). This is a popular training course where youth learn search and rescue techniques, how to use a fire extinguisher, triage and basic first aid. The course culminates in a […]