Chicago Toy and Game Fair

Posted by on November 5, 2013 at 8:57 am

Remember when you were a kid – a great big thick Sears catalog would arrive in the mail and you would dog ear almost every page in the toy section? It was great to dream about all of the cool bikes, big metal fire trucks and a Mousetrap game that still had all of its […]

Uniform Policy – Shirts Must Be Tucked In

Posted by on November 3, 2013 at 7:40 pm

Effective Oct. 1, 2013, the official stance on the Boy Scouts of America’s uniform policy is that shirts are to be worn tucked in, regardless of whether the wearer is a Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Varsity Scout, Venturer, or adult Scouter. All Sea Scout uniforms are designed to be tucked in except youth dress whites […]

LDS 100 Celebration

Posted by on November 3, 2013 at 6:30 pm

The Church of Latter Day Saints is perhaps one of the largest supporters of the Boy Scouts of America today. Last Tuesday they celebrated in great style! If you missed the live broadcast from Salt Lake City, you can check out a recorded version online. It’s pretty amazing – the opening ceremonies are awesome! Check […]

World Scout Jamboree 2015

Posted by on November 3, 2013 at 6:03 pm

Japan. 2015. httpv:// “WA: a Spirit of Unity” is the theme for the Jamboree. The Kanji Character “?” (WA) embraces many meanings such as unity, harmony, cooperation, friendship and peace. WA also represents Japan and its culture. If you thought the Summit in 2013 was something amazing, the BSA is just starting to form its […]

Snow Sports MB at Little Switz

Posted by on November 2, 2013 at 11:21 pm

Are you ready for a great day on the slopes? Come join us at Little Switzerland Saturday January 11th, 2014 and work on your Snow Sports Merit Badge! Instructor Joe Kohler will give a 45 minute lesson, with a great day on the slopes to follow! You must register by January 6th though! Check out […]