Training

Fox River District Awards

Posted by on February 5, 2013 at 12:47 pm

Congratulations to the following volunteers for being nominated and selected by their peers for being the finest in the Fox River District. We’re very proud to have you! If you want to attend the District Dinner this Friday February 8th, we need to hear from you by 4:30PM TODAY! (Tuesday 2/5/13) You can call the […]

How wind chill makes you colder

Posted by on January 31, 2013 at 5:49 pm

When we’re outdoors, temperature means everything. Not just the temperature that our thermometers read and the weather forecasters say, but the temperature we actually feel. So, what is really going on when a strong gust of wind picks up out of nowhere and makes it feel like the the temperature dropped 10 degrees — even […]

Council Wide Cub Scout Leader Training

Posted by on January 25, 2013 at 6:36 pm

The Fox River District is hosting a council-wide Cub Scout Leader Training on February 9 at Cross Lutheran Church in Burlington. For new Cub Scout Leaders, its important to get trained as soon as possible. In fact, even if you just started this fall, all Cubbing Adults must have completed This is Scouting, Youth Protection […]

Basic & Beyond 2

Posted by on January 22, 2013 at 1:44 pm

One of the coolest new initiatives we’ve started recently takes place at Gateway Technical College in early March. Boy Scouts can participate in Merit Badge Tech (more on that later!), while adult leaders can attend a University of Scouting type training called Basic and Beyond. Cub Scout leaders will have basic position training, as well […]

REP. VOS TO BE FOX RIVER DISTRICT AWARDS DINNER SPEAKER

Posted by on January 17, 2013 at 6:48 pm

The presiding officer of the Wisconsin Assembly, Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester), has officially agreed to be the guest dinner speaker at the Boy Scouts of America Three Harbors Council Annual Awards Dinner for the Fox River District. Speaker Vos will be addressing the gathering of Scouters and their guests with an informational, non-partisan speech at […]