Explorers

Silver Beaver

Posted by on October 11, 2013 at 9:24 am

What is not stated here is that the #1 qualification for a Scouter to receive this award is the existence of an individual who thinks enough of that Scouter to spend the time to gather the information and write up the application with a well thought out list of the Scouter’s accomplishments. Don’t always assume […]

Scout AirFest 2014

Posted by on September 22, 2013 at 10:35 am

Sponsored by Rainbow Council, Scout AirFest 2014 is a national aviation camporee open to all Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Sea Scout, and Venturing units. The camporee will be held at the Lewis University Airport in Romeoville, IL the weekend of August 8-10, 2014. 2013’s inaugural event was a HUGE success! The first 100 units to […]

Middle School Exploring – Coming August 1st!

Posted by on June 29, 2013 at 11:08 am

Are you familiar with Exploring? It is the portion of the Boy Scouts of America (Learning for Life) that looks at career exploration with young men and women ages 14 to 21. Posts are organized around one of 16 career clusters. There are Air Explorers, Fire and Police Explorer Posts, and even Robotics and Rocketry […]

World Scout Scarf Day

Posted by on June 28, 2013 at 12:54 pm

The Boy Scouts of America is just a part of a larger movement of youth all around the world. Together, we represent the WOSM, or the World Organization of the Scout Movement. Throughout the year there are several very special celebrations of World Scouting – you may have heard of JOTA/JOTI or the Jamboree on […]

Wisconsin Police Explorer Academy

Posted by on June 17, 2013 at 5:32 pm

WHEN:     Registration/Academy Kick-Off – Monday, August 5th, 2013 9AM-11AM Closing Ceremonies – Friday, August 9th, 2013; 2PM WHERE:     Volk Field Combat Readiness Training Facility, Camp Douglas COST:         $ 210 per Advisor/Explorer. The mission of the Explorer Academy is to provide an educational and exciting time for Explorers to develop familiarization with basic police techniques. Upon […]