When the Report to the Nation delegates described their Washington visit to the Secretary of the Senate, she was floored.
“That’s not a routine week in Washington by any stretch of the imagination,” said Julie Adams, whose office handles the Senate’s day-to-day operations.
The Council will sponsor our next Shooting Sports Day from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Sand Hill Scout Reservation in Brooksville. The event will follow an Open Shoot format with opportunities to practice archery, rifle and shotgun shooting. Note: BSA’s Guide To Safe Scouting prohibits Cub Scouts, Webelos Scouts and Arrow of Light Scouts…Details
This year, Greater Tampa Bay Area Council’s summer camp will be held at Sand Hill Scout Reservation in Brooksville. It’s a great time for summer fun, combined with achievements and earning lots of merit badges! Week One will be June 18-24 and Week Two will be June 25-July 1. Learn more on the Summer Camp…Details
Greater Tampa Bay Area Council will host six Cub Scout Day Camps around the region in the month of June. A list of locations, along with links to registration pages, can be found on our Cub Scout Day camp page. Registration for Twilight Camps and staff registration will be available shortly.
Camping Promotion! Gear up for the summer camping season! Received 10% off a purchase of $200.00, 15% off $300.00 and 20% off $400.00 of your total camping items purchased. Sale runs March 13-April 9. Trek Tek Clearance Event! Select Trek Tek shirts are reduced 33%-75%! These shirts offer SPF protection, moisture wicking are lightweight, and…Details
Join Venturers from around the Greater Tampa Bay Area Council and beyond for an amazing weekend at the beautiful Flaming Arrow Scout Reservation for the Spring Venturing Super Weekend Beach Bash hosted by the Venturing Officers Association. Prepare for an amazing program filled with activities such as volleyball, swimming, climbing, and more. The registration fee…Details
Bill Guglielmi, Council Vice President of Manpower and member of the Executive Committee, has been awarded the Silver Antelope award. Bill has served and continues to serve on numerous committees at the national, regional and council level. He is Vice President of the Leadership and Performance Committee and Team Leader of the Area NCAP Assessment…Details
National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is an exciting program that teaches Scouts leadership skills they can use in their home troop, throughout the Council, and for years to come. Classes are held in an outdoor setting to allow for immediate application of concepts learned. Our next NYLT course will be offered July 10-15 at Flaming…Details
There were 55,186 Eagle Scouts in 2016. That’s the fourth-largest Eagle Scout class ever — surpassed only by 2012, 2010 and 2013 — and represents a 1.5 percent increase over 2015. Just think about that for a sec: 55,186 Eagle Scouts. Each one has his own story of the challenging but rewarding journey to Scouting’s highest honor. These young men have…Details
Uh-To-Yeh-Hut-Tee Lodge has rescheduled their March committee meeting to March 23 at the Tampa Service Center, 13228 N. Central Ave., Tampa 33612. Officers and committee chairs must attend or provide a substitute with prior notice. Contact the Lodge Chiefs by email for more information.