Twin Cities Live visits Northern Star Scouting Camp!

At the start of our 7th week of offering day camps to our community we were visited by Twin Cities Live.  Over the summer you’ve heard us note that camps are essential because our kids need relationship building, connections, leadership experiences and a tie to the outdoors.  You also know that our council’s vision is…

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National Jamboree 2021 Postponed

Last week, the National Executive Committee, at the recommendation of the National Jamboree Leadership, approved the action to postpone the 2021 National Jamboree. Like you, we are filled with immense sadness to not gather at the Summit Bechtel Reserve. The safety of the Scouts and Scouters is our first responsibility. We are looking forward to…

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Summer Camp Q&A – Sunday, 7/12 @ 7pm

Many Point Scout Camp – Sunday, 7/12 @ 7pm Camping Director Evan will talk about how our first week went, and be available to answer questions written into the comments section of the event. Whether you’re coming later this season or your unit cancelled but might want to still come to Many Point, join us…

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The dog sledding program at Snow Base is the highest demand program at Snow Base. Each year, it fills to capacity on the first day registration is open. This year we are opening registrations earlier. On July 1st at noon, registration will be open for the dogsledding program only. Registration will be first come first…

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Many of you have questions about how to conduct outings within BSA guidelines during the pandemic. As you plan, first check out Scout Unit Trip Planning Tips to ensure you are meeting basic Scouting guidelines.  Second, please check for regular updates to the Council’s COVID-19 page. Look for the brown tab labeled Unit Meetings, Activities & Outings. Q:…

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The National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) program, or “Grey Wolf” as we call it in Northern Star, continues to face ongoing challenges as it works to plan for its renowned program in a world turned upside down.  As units throughout the country struggle to figure out how to put on programs that keep scouts and…

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Many Point Scout Camp – COVID-19 FAQs

Many Point Scout Camp has published a detailed list of FAQs regarding COVID-19 Health and Safety for those attending camp this summer. It’s important to note that this situation continues to evolve and change daily. Should our targeted start date of July 5th be altered, we will let you know promptly. We plan to publish…

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