The Grand Columbia Council is located in Central Washington. The Council serves the Chelan, Douglas, Grant, Kittitas, Okanogan, Yakima and portions of Adams, Benton, Ferry and Klickitat Counties with Boy Scouts of America Programs like Cub Scout, Boy Scouts, Varsity, Venturing, Exploring and Learning for Life groups. Click here for a map of our coverage area.
SILVER BEAVER NOMINATIONS!
The Silver Beaver award was introduced in 1931 and is a Council-level distinguished service award of the Boy Scouts of America. Recipients of this award are registered Scouters who have made an impact on the lives of youth through service given to the Council. Nominations for the 2015 Silver Beaver award will be accepted through January 30, 2015. Please submit the nomination form to either the Wenatchee or Yakima Service Center before the end of business on January 30, 2015. Please join us on April 11, 2015 at the Council Court of Honor in Moses Lake, Washington to honor the recipients.
NEW CUB SCOUT CAMPING OPPORTUNITY - SUMMER 2015
July 30 through August 1, 2015 will herald the return of a multi-night Cub Scout camping opportunity! The Cub Scouts will be using time travel to explore science at this STEM based family camp. Reserve the dates on your pack's calendar to allow your Cubs to take part in this event. Watch this Council home page for further details as they become available. Click here to download the promotional flyer!
WOOD BADGE - July 2015 at Scout-A-Vista
Wood Badge, is the premier training program for all Scout leaders in the Boy Scouts of America. This includes all Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Varsity and Venturing Leaders, as well as Professional Scouters. Wood Badge is designed to train adult volunteers using the latest leadership skills and techniques. It is a once in a life time training experience, designed to strengthen your unit. Click here to see the flyer or click here to register.
The Congressional Award give you the opportunity to be recognized by Congress for many of the activities you already do, but you must register before any of your service begins counting toward the award. The award includes voluntary public service, personal development, physical fitness, and camping overnight. Register now and start counting your time!
Completing your Eagle Scout paper work? Please take a minute to fill out this form as well so that we may keep track of all the great things that Scouts are doing in our communities and share your good works.