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The Big Race! Every year more than a million Cub Scouts and adult partners team up to participate in a Pinewood Derby, a tradition that goes back generations. As a coach and a Cub Scout design, carve, paint, weigh, refine, […]

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Intro to Backpacking


Annual Lodge Banquet

Arrowmen, One of our founders, Dr. E. Urner Goodman, said that “Things of the spirit are what count: brotherhood – in a day when there is too much hatred at home and abroad; cheerfulness – in a day when the […]


Scout Offices Closed Week of Thanksgiving

The Boy Scout offices and Scout Shop will be closed for the full week (Nov. 23-27) of the Thanksgiving holiday. We will re-open on Monday, November 30th. We are so blessed and thankful to work in a country of plenty […]

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Got the Guts to Be an Eagle?

Got the guts to become an Eagle Scout? More than 95% of Scouts don’t. But read this letter from Mike Rowe, Eagle Scout and star of the Discovery Channel’s “Dirty Jobs”, and you may have a different perspective. (Click on the […]

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Ring A Bell This Holiday!

RING A BELL DURING THE HOLIDAYS! How can you make Thanksgiving, Christmas, and the holidays more merry for those less fortunate? Be a bell ringer for the Salvation Army. Volunteers are more than welcome but there is also an hourly […]

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Leadership and BBQ

How often to you walk into a business owned and operated by Eagle Scouts? If it’s a successful restaurant by the name of “Mac’s”, the answer would be “every time”. Wes and Derek Webb are Eagles from Troop 232, Midland, […]

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All Around the Campfire 11/28/15

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