Council Links

BSA Insurance

Posted by on January 14, 2014 at 10:42 am

One of the most frequently asked questions at roundtable tends to be about insurance ~ who carries it and what it covers. It’s hard to search on the web for this information because it is very likely that different councils may have different coverages or plans. My own units are encountering an increasing number of […]

Program Updates

Posted by on December 31, 2013 at 10:18 am

Keeping everyone up to date is hard. Three Harbors Council is trying something new – asking for units to help update the council’s records with current email addresses of leaders and interested parties in your unit. These lists will ONLY be used to send out e-Newsletters for all Scouts, and will not be shared with […]

Klondike Early Bird Approaching

Posted by on December 31, 2013 at 9:59 am

Early bird registration for the Fox River District Klondike ends on Friday January 3rd, 2014. After that point registration goes up by $2, so beat the increase and mail your registration TODAY! This year’s Klondike is going to be ALL NEW with a return to the origins of the Klondike Derby, with a new planning […]

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 […]