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Council
August
21-24: Trail to Eagle Session #3 of 3
26: OA Executive Committee
28: Thunderbird Program Comm
September
20: BALOO Training
October
4: Climbing Merit Badge
See Council Calendar for further events

Climbing Merit Badge
October 4 & 11, 2014
9am-1pm
The Cliffs at Valhalla
(1 Commerce St., Valhalla, NY 10595)

Must attend both sessions in order to fully complete the merit badge
Parents please fill out the form from this link electronically. There is not need to print it out, however if must be filled out prior to October 4. Without this form, your Scout will not be able to climb. https://app.rockgympro.com/waiver/esign/thecliffsvalhalla/6ceed94e-7633-4b51-901b-340ab058de40
Cost $75

Climbing Merit Badge Flyer

 



Art Merit Badge
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Time: 2pm-6:30pm
Cost: $50
Where: Council Service Center

During this four hour workshop students will create 4 different art projects while experimenting with various art mediums and learning drawing and artistic concepts. Students will create a sea turtle drawing and painting, a print making masterpiece, a 3-D art rendering, and self-portrait using charcoal and authentic artist markers. The students will also get to meet a local clay artist and learn more about what the artist does in his workshop at the Clay Art Center. By completing the workshop the students will meet the standard necessary to receive an art merit badge.

Art Merit Badge Flyer

 



Webelos Artist Pin
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: $50
Where: Council Service Center

During this four and a half hour workshop students will create 5 different art projects while experimenting with various art mediums and learning drawing and artistic concepts. Students will create a landscape drawing, a color wheel exercise, dragon sculpture, an animal print collage, and profile pictures of family members using charcoal. The workshop will commence with an art show that family and friends will be invited to attend. By completing the workshop the students will meet the standard necessary to receive a Belt Loop and Academic Pin.

Webelos Artist Flyer

 



23rd World Scout Jamboree
Tuesday, July 28, to Saturday, August 8, 2015
Kirara-hama, Japan

Be a part of the BSA contingent to the 2015 World Scout Jamboree!

Adult Leader Applications Due By 2/15/2014

In 2015, more than 30,000 Scouts and leaders from 161 countries around the world will converge on Kirara-hama, Yamaguchi, Japan, for the 23rd World Scout Jamboree.

The event will provide opportunities to raise awareness about global issues, explore the environment, participate in community service, make friends from around the world, and deepen understanding of developments in science and technology. The world jamboree is a unique opportunity for participants to experience an exciting program of activities, including: Global Development Village, City of Science, Crossroads of Culture, and the Peace Program.

Participants will live and learn with fellow Scouts from around the world. They will be housed in tents along with the BSA contingent but will soon venture out to mingle with tens of thousands of people for two weeks of activities and adventure. That's right, a world fellowship exercise on an enormous scale!

World Jamboree Flyer
World Jamboree Leader Application

 



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