National YouthLeadership Training
Today’s Cub Scouts have a whole range of opportunities. New rank advancements offer Cub Scouts different opportunities to excel but some may be daunting to youth with special needs. Learn how leaders and parents can best help a Cub Scout with Special Needs achieve his Adventures and succeed in Scouting!
Scouting for Food is scheduled for March 2017, when Scouts throughout the Westchester-Putnam Council help make a difference to fight hunger. Scouting for Food is the leading service program for Boy Scouts of America and is a part of the national BSA program - Good Turn for America.
Durland's Archery and Rifle range are open for the new Scouting Season! Learn about the new shooting sports programs at Durland and be on top of your game!
The Scouting program, as contained in our handbooks and literature, integrates many safety features. However, no policy or procedure will replace the review and vigilance of trusted adults and leaders at the point of program execution.
The Boy Scouts of America has announced modifications to Cub Scouting that make the program more flexible for busy parents, den leaders and Cubmasters.
Powder Horn 2016 is in the books and all the attendees agree-it was well worth the wait! Now is YOUR chance to be part of the 2017 PH Class of Excellence! Sign up today before it's full!
Read the latest in Special Needs Scouting News!
Live Your Own Adventure-Get On Trek
The Summit Base trek program provides different opportunities coinciding with the seasons. During the summer season six and twelve day trips are offered with weekend trips during the fall, winter and spring.
The Westchester-Putnam Council provides Council programs, High Adventure Camps and other Camping Experiences to the Scouts and Leaders in its area. We must send deposits, buy supplies and produce mailings to support these events.
Fees are usually paid in advance of the event and to ensure the Council can provide the best service to the scouts the following refund policies will apply.
Did you know that ALL Scouting programs are open to anyone with a disability, no matter how difficult? Scouting has SO many resources to help youth with disabilities succeed in the program!
Thank You to the following Organizations forsupporting the Westchester-Putnam Council, Boy Scouts of America
NEW! Lions Program(Kindergarten 5yrs+)
Cub Scouts(Ages 7-10)
Boy Scouts(Ages 11-17)
Sea Scouts(Co-Ed 14-20)
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