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The BSA Goes Digital

Posted by on September 4, 2014 at 1:27 pm

The Boy Scouts of America is in the process of making its merit badge pamphlets available for purchase on Amazon’s Kindle platform. That means you’ll be able to download the pamphlets (and other official BSA books) on any Kindle device, or through any of the free Kindle reader apps available for computers and portable devices such as […]

Webelos Badges at Pringle

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 5:36 pm

Our friends at the Pringle Nature Center are again hosting their very popular Forester, Geologist and Naturalist Badges this fall for Webelos Scouts. They will be offered Saturdays on October 18th, November 15th and December 20th, respectively. You must pre-register, about a week ahead of each program. Program cost is just $4 per Scout – […]

Camping Expo!

Posted by on August 29, 2014 at 5:27 pm

September 27, 2014Martin Luther High School5201 South 76th StreetGreendale, WI 53129 This event is designed for all Scouts and Scouters who would like to learn more about our council camps and the programs that are offered. There will be games, activities, and giveaways. We will also have displays from local companies and organizations. We are […]

Mad Science Discovery for Special Needs Scouts

Posted by on August 25, 2014 at 6:36 pm

One of the greatest experiences a Scout can have is the experience of going to camp. That is why Bay-Lakes Council is proud to announce the annual “Discovery Weekend for Special Needs Scouts!” This is a great opportunity for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Venture Scouts with any type of disability to discover the traditional […]

Atomic Badger

Posted by on August 25, 2014 at 6:31 pm

Registration is still open for the Fall 2014 Atomic Badger Nuclear Science Merit Badge offerings at UW Madison. Current dates are October 4th, November 8th and December 6th. I’ve personally been to this clinic and the staff and students who conduct it do a wonderful job. Besides, where else can you lean over the side […]