Posts by Northern Star Council

Ground Has Been Broken on the New Leadership Center

107th Annual Meeting May 17 was an exciting day for our council! Not only was it our 107th Annual Meeting, but also the groundbreaking for the new Peter J. King Family Foundation Leadership Center. The new building will be located on our Base Camp Campus, next to the original, historic team building that thousands of…

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Tomahawk T-shirts are an easy way to get a great shirt customized with your Troop or Crew number. You can also get your city on them so everyone knows where your Troop is from. These wicking shirts will keep you dry and comfortable at camp and on other Scouting activities! Put your order in early…

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Training in Your Bunny Slippers??Why Not!

Online Training Boy Scout Leader Training It’s 8:00 AM on a Saturday morning.  You are in your bunny slippers, sitting on the couch scrolling Facebook on your tablet. Sounds like the perfect time to get trained! With the launch of Scouting U’s eLearning content for Boy Scout leaders, Scouters now can get trained for their…

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2017 School Night for Scouting 🗓

Heroes Start Here Our biggest recruitment effort is approaching faster than a speeding bullet! We are gearing up to recruit over 4,500 new Scouts through School Night for Scouting, which will again have a Superhero theme, with a few CHANGES: The night will be Tuesday, September 19, in observance of Rosh Hashanah. NEW Cubs recruited…

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Pre-K Days at Base Camp are on a Roll

New Theme Each Event Base Camp hosts regular Pre-K Events. Our Program Director David Donovan has a background in Pre-K education and puts together awesome activities! Here’s a picture of David in his natural habitat.   What Kind of Themes? Keeping nature and the seasons in mind, we have had a bunch of different Pre-K…

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Get Your Free 2017-2018 Calendar

The 2017-2018 Calendar and Resource Guide As the Steve Miller Band said, “Time keeps on slippin into the future” so we’ve got an updated and refreshed 2017-2018 Resource Calendar and Guide for all our units! More Than a Calendar This book is much more than just a bunch of dates though. Included are a variety…

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