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Wizard Safari Is Coming September 29 – October 1

It’s time to begin preparations for the 2023 Wizard Safari, coming September 29 – October 1 at the Wizard Ranch Nature Preserve in Hellam, PA.  If you’re interested in serving on staff for Safari, you can submit your application today!...

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Register Now for the 2023 University of Scouting

Registration for the University of Scouting is now open! Join us on Saturday, January 21, open to all adult Scouters and older Scouts. We are thrilled to offer a wide variety of Scouting content, including: College of Cub Scouting College of Scouts BSA College of Adventure Scouting College of General Programs College of Commissioner Science...

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Glenn and Melinda Adams Service Project of the Year Award

The Glenn A. and Melinda W. Adams National Eagle Scout Service Project of the Year Award (ESSPY) was established to recognize valuable service of an exceptional nature by an Eagle Scout candidate to a religious institution, a school, community, or other entity through the completion of an Eagle Scout project. Examples of projects selected for...

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We’re Hiring – Check Out Our Employment Opportunities!

Are you interested in making Scouting a career?  The New Birth of Freedom Council currently has an opportunity for a District Executive serving the Hanover and Adams County area!    District Executive – Hanover and Adams County Join the New Birth of Freedom Council’s executive staff and serve our community. We are seeking a full-time...

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Silver Beaver Nominations Due By February 1, 2023

The Silver Beaver Award was introduced in 1931 and is a council-level distinguished service award of the Boy Scouts of America. This award is presented to adults who have significantly contributed to the Scouting program over a longer period of time in a manner showing an exceptional personal commitment to youth and Scouting.  The award...

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October Council-wide Roundtable

We will host our next Virtual Roundtable and first Virtual Roundtable of the 2022-23 Scouting year on October 6 at 7:00pm.  This will be in place of any in-person Roundtables for October.  Please share this information with your fellow unit leaders and register to join us on October 6.  All unit leaders are welcome to...

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