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 and Exploring. Click here for a map of our coverage area.
For more information call: Beckie Hess 509-453-4795
It's time for back to school, and Scout leaders are no different than the kids we are leading! October 17th is Commissioner College at 1610 Orchard Avenue, Wenatchee (King's Orchard Church of Christ). You've seen the flyer. You've seen the letter to all commissioners. Now get registered and get back to school! $25 covers all the material costs and gets you lunch too! You'll be surprised how much this one day of training will help you and other commissioners really get the fall off to a great start. You are needed to make this and Scouting work. Thank you for all you do; now let us help you at this year's Commissioner College! On-line registration is now open! Need to print it out and bring in or mail it instead? We've got that registration covered for you too!
TO THE BASICS AND BEYOND!
"Every boy deserves a trained leader!" - Lord Baden-Powell
Whether you are new to Scouting or have been in Scouting for years, training is always important! Saturday November 7th is our Council's Bigfoot University of Scouting where there will be training opportunities from basic training and beyond! This year Bigfoot will happen at the Kings Orchard Church. 1610 Orchard Avenue, Wenatchee, Washington. Bigfoot University of Scouting is not only a great place to get training, but to network with other leaders from around the Council. Your registration fee of $15 includes up five classes, materials and lunch. Come join us for this day of learning, fellowship and fun! For online registration, click here. After registering, print out this handy flyer and take it to your next scout meeting and get a friend to come too!
In other news...
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.
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