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  • Join us for Program Launch 2022

    We need “All Hands on Deck” to make the 2022-23 Scouting year the best year that it can possibly be!  To help get your unit prepared for the 2022-23 Scouting year we would like to invite you to attend our 2022 Program Launch at Camp Tuckahoe on June 1, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.   Program Launch is open … Read More »

  • Welcome Back to Scouting Events

      Announcing our Welcome Back to Scouting events!  These events are open to Scouts and families that left Scouting during the pandemic, youth and families that are interested in joining Scouting, and Scouts who are currently in our program.  These events are designed to be FUN and to welcome everyone back.  If you haven’t been in Scouting for a while … Read More »

  • April 2022 Council-Wide Roundtable Follow Up

    Thank you to everyone that joined us for the April 2022 Council-wide Roundtable.  We had a great meeting and we hope that all of the participants were able to get a lot of good information. We shared that during the presentation we would share both the slide deck and the recording from the meeting.  A list of additional resources is … Read More »

  • Register to Attend the April Council-wide Roundtable

    The New Birth of Freedom Council will be holding a Council-wide Virtual Roundtable on April 7 at 7:00pm.  The Roundtable will feature a ton of great information (see the list below).  Roundtable is open to any adult, parent, or volunteer who would like to find out more about supporting and growing our local Scouting programs.   Register for the April … Read More »

  • 2022 Keystone Capital District Spring Camporee

    Scouts, Webelos, and Cub Scouts, join us for this year’s spring camporee at McNaughton Family Park in Swatara Township! The Keystone Capital District Spring Camporee will be held at McNaughton Family Park is located by the Swatara Township Authority at 8675 Paxton Street in Harrisburg near Hummelstown from Friday, April 22nd to Sunday, April 24th for Scout troops and Webelos … Read More »

  • Keystone Capital District Pinewood Derby Championships

    Announcing the 2022 Keystone Capital District Pinewood Derby Championships, to be held on Saturday, April 9, 2022 at the Holy Name of Jesus Church gymnasium at 6150 Allentown Boulevard in Harrisburg.  Races are for the fastest cars in all Keystone Capital District packs.  Packs are allowed to register and race a maximum of 12 cars, which are recommended to be your … Read More »

  • Announcing the 2022 Camp Card Sale

    It may be cold outside right now, but now is the perfect time to start thinking about Summer Scouting Adventures!  One of the best ways to help your Scouts earn their way to Summer Camp is to participate in the 2022 Camp Card Sale! The Camp Card is a “discount card” that offers deals at area businesses to the purchaser. … Read More »

  • Culinary Arts at the University of Scouting

    Courses are filling up at the University of Scouting, plenty of room in many courses, but some close to filling up.  The two most popular courses are Cool Tips for Cooking Outdoors and Dutch Oven Cooking.  Learn some new tricks of the trade for cooking new delectable edibles on your unit’s next campout. We will discuss some gimicky cooking and … Read More »

  • December Membership Minute – The Gift of Scouting

    As we enter the joyous holiday season let us ALL OFFER THE GIFT OF SCOUTING in three ways: When with your family and friends talk up the benefits of Scouting for our youth and their parents. Give them the GIFT OF SCOUTING.  Research shows that our youth members join because they or their parents have been in contact with a … Read More »

  • Den Chief Training at the University of Scouting!

    A half day program for youth interested in becoming Den Chiefs. This training is designed for older Scouts that want to work with Cub Scout dens to assist the den leader. Interactive games and activities will make this program lot of fun. Conducted by a Wood Badge course director, so a singular opportunity for any current or future den chief! … Read More »

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