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…

2018 Wood Badge Course

Fall 2018 Course When: September 14-16 and October 5-7, 2018 (Registration deadline August 14, 2018) Where: Flaming Arrow Scout Reservation, 1201 Boy Scout Camp Road, Lake Wales 33898 and Camp Soule, 2201 Soule Rd, Clearwater 33759 Cost: $225 course fee, with $50 deposit due with registration form Course Flyer Course Facebook Group Questions? Contact: Billy…

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…

Scout Spectacular…with the Threshers!!

Scout Spectacular…with the Threshers!! July 21, 2018 Presented By This year’s Scout Spectacular…with the Threshers!! pits the Clearwater Threshers against the Florida Fire Frogs at Spectrum Field, at the corner of US 19 and Drew Street in Clearwater. There will be LOTS of activities at our Scouting Open House. You can watch or participate in:…

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 Cub Scout Day Camp

Cub Scout Day Camp 2018 Cub Scout Day Camp or Twilight Camp are accredited, organized, one- to five-day program for Cub Scouts using trained leadership at an approved site, and is usually held during daylight or early evening hours, but not overnight. It is a great opportunity for your son to enjoy five fun-filled days…

2018 Webelos Resident Camp

July 5th to July 8th Sand Hill Scout Reservation Camping is the great outdoor adventure of Scouting. As a Webelos becomes at home in the outdoors, they learn some of the skills, resourcefulness, and self-reliance of the pioneer. The aims and methods of Scouting are all pertinent in the outdoor camping experience. Resident camping is…