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The BSA wants to know: How do you define ‘adventure’?

Ask 12 people this question, and you’ll get a dozen different answers: What does “adventure” mean to you? To find out, the BSA isn’t consulting a dictionary. And it’s not asking a mere 12 people. It wants to hear from as many Scouts, Scouters and prospective Scouting families as possible. Why the need to define “adventure”? After…

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District Pinewood Derby Finals – Saturday, Apr 14, 2018

All Scouts Are Welcome to Race! Saturday, April 14, 2018 Hosted by Pack 283 and the Wayzata Community Church Sponsored by Village Chevrolet The date is set for the district’s 2018 pinewood derby finals!  Wayzata Community Church and Pack 283 will again play host to our derby on April 14, 2018. This event is open…

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Federal grant means Scouts can continue riding Amtrak to Philmont

It’s one of the most relaxing, affordable and memorable ways to get to Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico. And thanks to a new federal grant, the Amtrak Southwest Chief will continue transporting Scouts to Philmont for the foreseeable future. On Wednesday, the Department of Transportation announced a $16 million grant to replace segments of…

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SAIL THE HIGH SEAS WITH SHIP 248 Experience first-hand what has captured the hearts and minds of youth for centuries! Do you dream of sailing Superior? Exploring the Apostle Islands? Trying out all kinds of watercraft? Racing in a Regatta? Exploring waters on a long cruise far from home? Do you imagine being anchored offshore…

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Scouting for Food April 22-29, 2018

Pick Up Your Door Hangers At the April  Roundtable Scouting for Food is a week long collection event that can be completed anytime between April 22 -29, 2018. Scouts go door-to-door collecting non-perishable food items for the less fortunate. The food is distributed to local food pantries across the district. For additional details and a video, please click the…

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March 31 | 2PM & 7PM The Original Harlem Globetrotters are preparing for their action-packed 2018 World Tour against the Washington Generals! A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to experience the ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that thrills fans of all ages. Prepare to be amazed…

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SEE THE PHOTOS Thanks to dedicated volunteers Bruce Paulson, Rich Koechlein, Reggie Rasner, Arron Rasner, Craig Turner, Chad Cooper, Glenn Ohearon, Kurt Furman, Cindy Benson, Charles Wangerin and the leadership of camp rangers Bob and Don Benson the Gwin Center looks brand new!Visit us and you’ll see: Remodeled restrooms. New chairs and tables. All new…

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