2018 AquaKnots

2018 AquaKnots Coming soon!…to a camp near YOU! September 14th- 16th at Camp Soule Join us for a weekend on the water or on land! AquaKnots is a weekend event full of fun merit badge classes such as Canoeing and Kayaking or Pioneering and Wilderness Survival…. just to name a few! Come Join us at…

Help us Reach our Goal!

Help push the Greater Tampa Bay Area Council Over the Top!! Volunteers and Staff throughout our Council have been working hard to raise our 2018 Friends of Scouting goal of $940,000 by our June 30th objective.   We are getting very close to achieving the goal!   As of today we are at $855,000 raised or 91%…

2018 Powder Horn

Powder Horn is an amazing, out-of-the-box, mind-expanding course that introduces and exposes Venturing and Boy Scouting youth and adult leaders to the activities and resources necessary to operate a successful outdoor, high adventure unit-level program. Based on the eight core requirements and eighteen electives of the Venturing Ranger program, Powder Horn helps adult leaders step…

Girls in Scouting Information

Dear Volunteer Scouters, The programs of the Greater Tampa Bay Area Council continue to develop the Character and Leadership skills of many thousands of young people. The good that Scouting creates is because of the work you do. As we expect you know, the Boy Scout program began in the United States in 1910. Almost…

2019 Wood Badge Courses

Spring 2019 Course Registration deadline January 21, 2019 Dates, Times, and Locations: Weekend 1 February 22-24, 2019 7:30 AM Friday through 5:00 PM Sunday Sand Hill Scout Reservation 11210 Cortez Boulevard Brooksville, Florida 34613 Weekend 2 March 22-24, 2019 7:30 AM Friday through 5:00 PM Sunday Camp Soule 2201 Soule Road Clearwater, Florida 33759 Cost: $225…

Winter 2018 National Youth Leadership Training

National Youth Leadership Training National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home troops or crews, and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others. The NYLT course centers around the concepts of what a leader…

2018 Merit Badge Academy

Class Schedule, May 12, 2018   Morning Classes: 9 a.m.—12 p.m.​ Merit Badge Prerequisites / Notes Max number of Scouts Instructor name Room Number Art (AM) #4, 5, 6 25 Natalia Simkins ? Auto Mechanics (AM) none 20 Mark Lane ? Cit in Comm (AM) pending 25 Jason Borton ? Crime Prevention (AM) 2, 6…

2018 STEM Fair

Don’t Forget to register for the 2018 STEM Fair!  Only 200 slots available so be sure to reserve your spot as soon as possible. NOW EXCEPTING INDIVIDUAL REGISTRATIONS!! STEM-Fair_May-5-2018_Exhibitor-Layout The Second Annual Science, Engineering, Technology, and Math or STEM Fair for 2018 will be put on by the Greater Tampa Bay Area Council at the…