2013 Spring Camporee - Camp Alma McHenry
CAMPOREE PATCHES! Collector's patches available HERE
Camp Card Selling Locations
Melanie Crawford is our district's Camp Card Coordinator and is doing a fantastic job. She has set up the following locations to sell Camp cards in front of:
Please contact Melanie should your unit like to set up in front of one of these locations. She is maintaining the relationship with all the locations.
Contact Melanie at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mega Training Weekend Spring 2013
May 17-19 (Fri-Sun)
This is a wonderful opportunity for you to meet volunteers from throughout Capitol Area Council and be trained in the wonderful spring weather at Lost Pines Scout Reservation. Registration is now open HERE.
Fri Jun 7 - Sun Jun 9
Mark your calendars for Bastrop County's premier expo focused on creating a more sustainable, eco-friendly future. There are many service opportunities available for scouts to help support this conservation program.
Keep Bastrop County Beautiful (KBCB) is hosting a Volunteer Rally for the Heart of Texas Expo on May 15th at 6:30PM at the Lost Pines Toyota Dealership in Bastrop. Adults and scouts are invited to attend and find out how they can volunteer to help support the expo. More information on the expo can be found HERE.
National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)
Informational Flyer is HERE.
***Required training for Cub Scout Leaders who want their pack to be able to attend Cub World and host activities at the BB gun range or Archery range***
Jun 10-15 (Mon-Sat) Registration is now open HERE.Jun 17-22 (Mon-Sat) Registration is now open HERE.
Summer Camp is a great time to be at Lost Pines Boy Scout Camp. Our staff is focused on providing the best possible program, including many merit badges.
Week 4: Sun Jul 07 - Sat 13
Week 5: Sun Jul 14 - Sat 20
Set sail with us for this three (3) day, two (2) night camping program that delivers outdoor FUN plus several opportunities to earn Belt Loops and Activity Pins!
Week 1: Fri Jun 28 - Sun 30
Week 2: Mon Jul 01 - Wed 03
Week 3: Fri Jul 05 - Sun 07
2013 Cub Scout Day Camp
July 8-12 (Mon-Fri)
YEEHAW!! Registration for Cub Day Camp is open, Partners! Get your little dudes all signed up to join in the WILD WILD WEST fun!
This year our registration system is different from previous years. Each pack is required to provide a Pack Promoter who will be responsible for registering the scouts online. Mosey on over to our CTW Day Camp Website at:
The website has a video and other resources to help guide you through the registration process.
PLEASE NOTE***When registering your scouts, PLEASE do not register as LONE SCOUTS. This option is for youth who are not registered with a pack. Scout in your units must go through the Pack Promoter to register.
For more information, please contact Toni Malone at CTWDayCamp@gmail.com.
July 21-24 (Sun-Wed)
This WEAC is going to be more EXTREME and exciting than last year! Lots of the favorite programs will be back along with some new twists. Past WEAC participants and parents know about the energy and enthusiasm this program brings, and the boost it gives to Webelos successful transition into Boy Scouting. Help your son with his transition and pump him (and you) up with great fun and an experience that will last a lifetime!
This program sells out each year and it should not be missed!
A Parent's Guide is available for review HERE.
Plan to attend the Parent's Orientation on May 23 at 7:00PM at the Fickett Center.
Sept 6-8 & 20-22 (Fri-Sun)
(both sessions required)
Powder Horn is a resource course designed to introduce and expose Venturing and Boy Scouting adult and youth (over the age of 14) leaders to the activities and resources necessary to operate a successful outdoor/high adventure unit-level program
Oct 11-13 & Nov 1-3 (Fri-Sun)
(both sessions required)
Wood Badge is the ultimate personal and professional growth training program offered by the Boy Scouts of America; it is a national course curriculum delivered locally by Capitol Area Council volunteer staff. Wood Badge is about enhancing your leadership skills through hands-on experience, to help you take those skills back to your unit or District and put them to work to develop effective leaders and youth where you serve. The course is six full days and attendance throughout both weekends is required to complete the course.