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Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 7:30AM
|2016 PATRON'S BREAKFAST|
The Patron’s Breakfast will help to help build awareness and connect families, friends, donors, and community leaders to the mission of the Boy Scouts of America and the Three Fires Council. The goal of this event is to raise unrestricted funds for our programs in 2016 and to spread our message to the community.
2016 Philmont - Last Chance Signup
Only 11 spots left! Experience the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base with the 2016 Philmont Council Contingent. Philmont challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness.
The Council Contingent is specifically designed for individual Scouts and adult leaders of Troops and Crews that may be too small to send their own crew. However, the contingent is not restricted to individuals and units that can fill a crew of 8-12 are allowed to register.
Arrive 06/12/2016 – Depart 6/24/2016 from Philmont. The actual travel dates may include additional days.
Reserve your spot today. Click here to register and pay online, before December 1.
Fall greetings! I hope that this letter finds you enjoying some of our region’s best outdoor opportunities and program activities. I wanted to take a moment to share with you some Council news about our camp facilities – Camp Freeland Leslie, Camp Big Timber as well as the building that we own in Aurora that will be the future home of the Three Fires Council Leadership Center.
February 20th, 2016
Merit Badge University: York High School/Elmhurst College
Adult Training University: Adult Classes at Elmhurst College
MBU is in it's 18th year. Nearly 3,000 youth from 9 states attend one of the largest merit badge events in the Nation - right here in Three Fires Council! Scouts may choose from 90+ merit badges taught in a single day by our awesome cadre of merit badge instructors. Visit our MBU Facebook page and Like us to get the inside scoop on all things MBU. Registration will open in late December and will be available right here on the Three Fires Council website. MBU is hosted by Potawatomi Trails District.
The 2017 National Scout Jamboree is set for July 19–28, 2017. This will be the second event at the National Jamboree's permanent home at the Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve in West Virginia. We just call it "The Summit" for short! Over 60,000 Scouts and Venturers from all over the world attended the 2013 Jamboree. Join us and explore almost 11,000 acres of Scouting high adventure. The 2017 Jambo will be the most action-packed Scouting event ever - with mountain biking, paddle boarding, skateboarding, rock climging, zip lines, whitewater rafting, kayaking, scuba, shooting sports, ATVs, rock concerts and much, much more! Click here to get more details and to register to become part of our Three Fires Council Contingent.