Fall Camporee & Cubarama – ALL Districts Welcome!

Registration Now Open through October 13th! Late fee takes effect October 4th. October 18-20, 2019 Camporee Registration: https://bsawcc.org/event/mercer-area-district-fall-camporee/ October 19, 2019 Cubarama Day Participant Registration: https://bsawcc.org/event/mercer-area-district-fall-cubarama/   Download Info Packet

Attention PA Unit Leaders

Attention PA Unit Leaders – as a reminder, the required clearances for PA Act 153 are valid for 5 years from the date of the report.   Since we are close to the 5-year anniversary when the policy went into effect, leaders need to be sure their respective clearances meet these criteria. Council is in the … https://bsawcc.org/attention-pa-unit-leaders/

Merit Badge Counselor Renewal – Action Required by August 29th

                                                                             August 2019                                          On behalf of Douglas Fullman and the Council Advancement Committee… Dear Merit Badge Counselor: Thank you! for your willingness to serve youth in the Washington Crossing Council as a Merit Badge Counselor.  There is more to merit badges than simply providing opportunities to learn skills. There is more to them than … https://bsawcc.org/merit-badge-counselor-renewal-action-required-by-august-29th/

Don’t Miss Wood Badge 2019! Sign Up Today!

Sept. 20-22, 2019 Oct. 5-7, 2019 Participants must attend both weekends Ockanickon Scout Reservation 5787 State Park Road Pipersville, PA 18947 Objectives To develop better understanding of the purpose and goals of the Scouting program and how they are attained To learn the techniques of Leadership Training and Unit Operations To share in the fun … https://bsawcc.org/wood-badge/

Registration for the Council Recognition Dinner Now Open

Council Recognition Dinner May 20th 6:00 pm at Northampton Valley Country Club Dinner Guest $60 Meal choices: Vegetable Napolean, Chicken Francaise, or Prime Rib (additional $5)Late Registration Dinner Guest $65 Tickets purchased May 4th – 8th

Veteran Awards

  The Veteran Award is an adult recognition.   However, tenure as a youth in a Boy Scout, Venture Crew, Varsity Team and/or Exploring Post can be included in the total number of years registered. After 5 years of registered service in the BSA, an adult may, upon application, receive the designation of “Veteran” provided the … https://bsawcc.org/veteran-awards/

Winter Activity Safety Moment

Home Winter Activity Safety Moment Download SUMMARY There is magic to camping in winter. It is one of the most challenging outdoor adventures. However, potentially extreme weather conditions, cold temperatures, and unique hazards associated with outdoor winter activities require careful planning to ensure safety. GENERAL INFORMATION Eating the right type of food when camping or … https://bsawcc.org/winter-activity-safety-moment/