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Popcorn Sales

The popcorn sale is a way for a Scout to support his or her way through the various activities during the year. Scouts can sell online to friends and family. There are loads of incentives to motivate Scouts to sell popcorn.

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Advancement Academy

Advancement Academy is a training for unit advancement chairs, committee members, unit leaders and district advancement committee members.

Instructors will discuss advancements for all Scouts, training requirements and recent advancement updates and changes.

The day begins with an opening general session followed by program specific breakout sessions. 

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Fall Recruiting

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The fall membership campaign focuses on recruiting new families to the fun and adventures of Cub Scouting. Begin your planning by attending the district's fall recruiting training in August. Involve all your pack leaders in recruiting by inviting everyone to the training! The council provides a variety of support materials for your pack, including flyers.

Training Locations

Silver Beaver Recipients

The Silver Beaver Award is the highest form of recognition that a local council can bestow on a volunteer. The list of Silver Beaver recipients has been announced. The recipients will receive their award at the Council Recognition Reception.

Award Recipients

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Tellepsen Scout Camp

Troops, teams, and crews can make reservations for Tellepsen Scout Camp. Scouts can participate in canoeing, archery, rifle shooting, shot gun shooting and climbing.

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Golf Classic
October 7, 2015
Black Horse Golf Club

Join us for the 39th annual Sam Houston Area Council Golf Classic to support the Sam Houston Area Council, Boy Scouts of America.

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National Scout Jamboree
July 19-28, 2017

The jamboree is a gathering of approximately 40,000 Scouts, leaders, and staff that showcases everything that is great about the BSA and its members. Held once every four years, Boy Scouts and Venturers come together for 10 days of adventure at the Summit Bechtel National Family Scout Reserve in West Virginia.

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