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Scoutmaster Bucky Advancement Opportunities

Scoutmaster Bucky provides advancement opportunities for Boy Scouts in the areas of Merit Badges, Rank Requirements, and Training. Based out of Minneapolis-St Paul, Minnesota, the Scoutmaster Bucky program is open to ALL registered Boy Scouts of America scouting youth and adult leaders.

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Summer Camp for Cub Scouts

Get your Cub Scout outdoors for some fun and adventure this summer There are many fantastic opportunities for you and your son during the summer months. We host both day and overnight events for all age levels. Launch Into Cub Scouting Summer Camp Video What are the Summer Camp options? You have the opportunity to…

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Take a Sneak Peek at the 2017 National Jamboree Program

Are you heading to the 2017 National Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve? If so, you’ll get a chance to experience some of the most extensive, engaging programming available in one location. The Summit Program Leadership Action Team, known affectionately as SPLAT, has devised a slate of programs in five distinct areas that will ensure all…

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Eagle Project Preview Meeting – Apr 18, 2017

Eagle Project Preview is for Life Scouts or ambitious Star Scouts thinking about the Eagle project process. This one hour meeting will walk you through the dos and don’ts of an Eagle project, provide helpful tips, and outline expectations. We will also briefly describe the Eagle Application process and the Eagle Board Of Review. We…

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Ahoy! Set Sail for Cub Scout Summer Camp

We are excited to announce that all of our 2017 Cub Summer Camp information is updated. Please visit the Cub Scout Camping Promotions page on the council website.   Get your Scouts excited about Summer Camp! Online you will find a bunch of resources to help you promote Cub Scout Summer Camp programs to your…

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2017 Winter Camporee – Arctic Blast – February 10-12, 2017 – Competition Results and Photos

On recent February weekend that seemed more like early spring over 150 Scouts and Scouters from Lake Minnetonka District, as well as guests from other districts, converged on the brand new Tonkawa Lodge at Camp Stearns for our annual Winter Camporee.  Along with beautiful weather and enjoying the great facilities (it still has that new…

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Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Position-Specific Training (classroom component) – At March and April Roundtables

Scoutmaster Position-Specific training is the BSA’s initial level of training for the top leaders of Boy Scout troops. It is designed for Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters, and junior assistant Scoutmasters. However, committee members and all adults connected to a Boy Scout troop are welcome to attend. When Scoutmaster Position-Specific training (classroom training component) AND Introduction to Outdoor Leader…

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March Roundtable – WHAT TO EXPECT – Mar 2, 2017

What to expect at this month’s Roundtable Meeting The monthly District Roundtable meeting provides an information and training forum for adults involved as leaders in the Scouting program. Parents and children are welcome to attend. These meetings allow attendees from all parts of the Scouting program to: Discuss topics of interest, both formally and informally…

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Scouting for Food – April 23-30, 2017

Because A Scout is Helpful Update: Door Hangers  Door Hangers are available this year by contacting Scott Janke  at Scott.Janke@lmdbsa.org  or picking them up at the February or March rountable. The number of door hangers is limited and will be distributed on a first come, first served basis. Use the link at the bottom of this page…

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Welcome to Lake Minnetonka District

Welcome to the official website of Lake Minnetonka District. Since 2007, our volunteer web team has offered this site as a resource to those individuals involved in the Scouting program. Welcome Message

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  1. Venturing Community Forum and VOA

    February 21 @ 7:00 PM
  2. OA Lodge Adviser

    February 22 @ 12:00 AM
  3. Advancement Committee

    February 22 @ 12:00 AM
  4. Spring Camporee Planning Meeting

    February 22 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  5. Membership Committee

    February 23 @ 12:00 AM
  6. Archdiocesan Catholic Committee

    February 23 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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    State Department, under Eagle Scout Tillerson, to hand-sign Eagle letters

    By Bryan Wendell | February 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

    Rex Tillerson will be extremely busy traveling the world as secretary of state. But he’ll still take time to recognize his fellow Eagle Scouts. The U.S. Department of State, under the leadership of Distinguished Eagle Scout Tillerson, announced it will continue the department’s long-standing tradition of sending congratulatory letters to Eagle Scouts. It’s unknown whether previous secretaries of state hand-signed…

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    Scouting for Food – April 23-30, 2017

    By Scott Janke | February 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

    Because A Scout is Helpful Update: Door Hangers  Door Hangers are available this year by contacting Scott Janke  at Scott.Janke@lmdbsa.org  or picking them up at the February or March rountable. The number of door hangers is limited and will be distributed on a first come, first served basis. Use the link at the bottom of this page…

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    District Pinewood Derby Finals – Apr 8, 2017 – Information and Registration

    By Bob Henry | January 7, 2017 | Comments Off on District Pinewood Derby Finals – Apr 8, 2017 – Information and Registration

      District Pinewood Derby Finals Saturday, April 8, 2017 Hosted by Pack 206 and the Wayzata Community Church Bring A Friend to the Race! Event Flyer (all the details) Pinewood Derby Rules 2017 Offical Pinewood Derby Patch Contest Must Read Articles Video: A Den 9 Special Report Watch a Pinewood Derby kit go from tree…

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    Why Volunteers Remain Involved in Scouting

    By Hayley Cordaro | February 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

      Scoutmaster Mike Mikulski of Western Springs leads Troop 19 during a first aid lesson. (Photo credit: Jon Langham / Pioneer Press) Boy Scouts of America volunteers play a critical role in helping to deliver Scouting programs that build character, leadership, and integrity in thousands of youth members across the country. Every Scouting volunteer – from a…

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    Ahoy! Set Sail for Cub Scout Summer Camp

    By Northern Star Council | February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

    We are excited to announce that all of our 2017 Cub Summer Camp information is updated. Please visit the Cub Scout Camping Promotions page on the council website.   Get your Scouts excited about Summer Camp! Online you will find a bunch of resources to help you promote Cub Scout Summer Camp programs to your…

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    Unit FOS Status Thermometers and Tools For Presenters

    By Herb Miller | January 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

    2017 Family Friends of Scouting Materials Tools for Presenters and Status Thermometers Now Available Welcome to the Family Friends of Scouting (FFOS) campaign page. Listed on the page you will find the following information. Unit Goal Status District Thermometer Tools for Presenters You will find the tools for unit leaders and presenters to complete and manage…

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    Order of the Arrow – Information for All Troops – Feb 12-19, 2017

    By Brett Schneider | February 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

    February 12 -19, 2017 Unit Election REMINDER – The 2017 OA election window runs from January 1st through April 15th. These are FIRM dates. Troop elections should be in full swing. Paperwork is due to Brett Schneider by April 16th. March Chapter Meeting – Pizza and Game Night– In March we will very briefly discuss…

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    For this busy military family, Scouting maximizes that most precious of resources: time

    By Bryan Wendell | February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

    In a lot of ways, the Blackmore family is like any Scouting family. They have too much to do and too little time. The dad, Brian, is an active-duty sergeant working long hours in the U.S. Army. His son, Jacob, is busy, too, with school, homework, church and chores. When Brian and Jacob’s precious few hours of free time overlap,…

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    March Roundtable – WHAT TO EXPECT – Mar 2, 2017

    By Roundtable Committee | February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

    What to expect at this month’s Roundtable Meeting The monthly District Roundtable meeting provides an information and training forum for adults involved as leaders in the Scouting program. Parents and children are welcome to attend. These meetings allow attendees from all parts of the Scouting program to: Discuss topics of interest, both formally and informally…

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    2017 Winter Camporee – Arctic Blast – February 10-12, 2017 – Competition Results and Photos

    By Daron Meyer | February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

    On recent February weekend that seemed more like early spring over 150 Scouts and Scouters from Lake Minnetonka District, as well as guests from other districts, converged on the brand new Tonkawa Lodge at Camp Stearns for our annual Winter Camporee.  Along with beautiful weather and enjoying the great facilities (it still has that new…

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    FISH N’ FRY CAMPOREE – May 5-7, 2017

    By Daron Meyer | February 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

    Spring Camporee 2017 Save The Date! Webelos Encouraged to Attend Join us at the new Tonkawa Lodge for another great Spring Camporee. Be sure to reserve the weekend of May 5-7, 2017 when Lake Minnetonka District will take over Camp Sterns for an epic fishing event!  Most people do not realize that the Lake Caroline…

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    Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Position-Specific Training (classroom component) – At March and April Roundtables

    By Sandy Werts | February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

    Scoutmaster Position-Specific training is the BSA’s initial level of training for the top leaders of Boy Scout troops. It is designed for Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters, and junior assistant Scoutmasters. However, committee members and all adults connected to a Boy Scout troop are welcome to attend. When Scoutmaster Position-Specific training (classroom training component) AND Introduction to Outdoor Leader…

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