Calendar

May
9
Thu
2019
2019 Healthcare Provider CPR Course – Registration Deadline: May 1 @ 11:55pm @ Scout Service Center
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This course is a prerequisite for anyone planning to complete BSA Lifeguard Training or planning to attend a Wilderness First Aid course, either in this council or another council THIS YEAR.

Registrants must be at least 15 years old!

See the attached flyer for more information and the registration link below!

Flyer

Registration

May
10
Fri
2019
2019 Beaver Day’s Fellowship and Ordeal- Registration ends (Extended from May 3) May 8 @ 11:55pm @ Camp MK Brown
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – May 11 @ 10:00 pm

Beaver Day’s at Camp MK Brown is an event where the OA helps get the camp ready for Summer Camping operations.  Along with service, their is great fellowship and some fun activities.

2019 Beaver DaysRegistration closes May 3

Online Registration

May
11
Sat
2019
Scout Shop Open
May 11 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
May
18
Sat
2019
2019 Lifeguard Training – Registration Deadline: May 5 @ 11:55pm @ Camp Don Harrington
May 18 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

This course is for anyone who is currently a BSA Lifeguard and needs to re-certified, or anyone who wants to become a BSA Lifeguard. Please note that Basic First Aid/AED and Healthcare Provider CPR are prerequisites for this course. Both prerequisites will be offered at the Scout Service Center prior to May 18. If you do not have one or both of these prerequisites, you may register for them on our homepage!

Attendees of Lifeguard Training must be at least 15 years old and the class is limited to the first 10 individuals to sign up, so act fast!

See the attached flyer for more information regarding Lifeguard Training!

Flyer

Registration

May
19
Sun
2019
2019 Scouts BSA and Adult Leader Swim Check Day – Registration Deadline: May 12 @ 11:55pm
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Want to skip swim checks at MK Brown this summer? Required to have a completed swim check to attend a different summer camp? If you answered “yes”, this event is designed just for you!

This is for individuals who are registered in Scouts BSA and Adult Leaders…. NO CUB SCOUTS! Cub Scouts will take their swim tests at camp!

The third annual Scouts BSA and Adult Leader Swim Check Day is being hosted by the Golden Spread Council Aquatics Committee, completely free of charge! Keep in mind that this is the ONLY day that the council will offer this opportunity so sign up before the classes are full!

Each hour-long time slot has a capacity of 30 swimmers!

Below is the registration link and the information flyer!

Registration

Flyer

Jun
2
Sun
2019
2019 National Youth Leadership Training- Deadline to register is May 13 (DEADLINE IS EXTENDED FROM MAY 6) @ Camp M.K. Brown
Jun 2 @ 8:00 am – Jun 7 @ 6:15 pm

This advanced training is for all Scouts BSA and Venture Crew Members who meet the age and rank requirements (See Course Information for details).  This training takes place at Camp MK Brown located near Wheeler, TX and is supervised by BSA registered Adults but instructed by experienced Scouts BSA who have attended the course in the past and have extensive training in this course.

We are also looking for Staff Members.  If interested, please see the application below.

All participants must register and pay the deposit or full fee online (below) BUT MUST DOWNLOAD THE PARTICIPANT APPLICATION (below) AND COMPLETE THE FORM AND SUBMIT TO THE SCOUT SERVICE CENTER BY THE DEADLINE LISTED.

2019 NYLT Course Information

2019 NYLT Staff Application

2019 NYLT Participant Application

Online Registration

 

Jun
7
Fri
2019
Cub Scout Family Camp- June 7-9. Registration is now closed @ Camp Don Harrington
Jun 7 @ 3:00 pm – Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm

This is our Family Camp for this year!  Cub Scouts, Adults and Siblings are all welcome as this is a FAMILY CAMP!  Registration is by family, not by Pack although each Pack will be put together for camping!

The theme is Eagle Flight Crew!  We will do Archery, Astronomy, Camping, Water Bottle Rockets, Helicopters and Planes, Airplane Design, Swimming, Weather, things that fly, and more!  This will be  packed camp!!!!!

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

Flyer

Registration

Things to Know and Schedule

Jun
15
Sat
2019
Scout Shop Open
Jun 15 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Jun
21
Fri
2019
Cub Scout Resident Camp- June 21-23- Registration deadline is June 9 @ 11:55pm @ Camp Don Harrington
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm

Cub Scouts who are Wolf, Bear, Webelos, and Arrow of Light are welcome to join us for this Cub Scout Resident Camp at Camp Don.  This year’s theme is “Big Foot Challenge”!

This is a Pack event although if your Pack is not attending, you may register as an individual.  The fees include camping, activities, craft, shirt, patch, meals Friday night, all of Saturday and breakfast on Sunday.  For adults, the fee included camping and all the meals.  T-shirts and patches can be added at registration.

Flyer

Registration

Information Booklet

 

 

 

Jul
8
Mon
2019
Cub Scout Week-long Day Camp- July 8-12- Beneath the Sea- Registration ends June 30 @ 11:55pm
Jul 8 @ 8:00 am – Jul 12 @ 5:00 pm

This is our first Week-long Day Camp of the season!  The theme is Beneath the Sea and will include a shirt, patch, program, lunch each day and a snack each day.  Youth going into 1st grade through 5th grade (The flyer has incorrect information regarding entering Kindergarten- they cannot attend this camp) are invited to join in.  Lions Scouts are not allowed to attend.  Daily activities begin at 9:00am and end at 5:00pm.  There will be an early drop-off and late pickup opportunity.  Early drop will begin at 8:00am and late pickup will end at 5:30pm each day.

Adults who wish attend are welcome to do so, but are not required. Adult registration costs $35.00 and includes lunch throughout the week and a t-shirt!

Please see the attached flyer for information

Flyer

Registration

Parent Information Guide

Jul
22
Mon
2019
Cub Scout Week-long Day Camp- July 22-26- Beneath the Sea- Registration ends July 14 @ 11:55pm
Jul 22 @ 8:00 am – Jul 26 @ 5:00 pm

This is our second and final Week-long Day Camp of the season!  The theme is Beneath the Sea and will include a shirt, patch, program, lunch each day and a snack each day.  Youth going into 1st through 5th grade (The flyer has incorrect information regarding entering Kindergarten- they cannot attend this camp) are invited to join in.    Daily activities begin at 9:00am and end at 5:00pm.  There will be an early drop-off and pickup opportunity.  Early drop will begin at 8:00am and late pickup will end at 5:30pm each day.

Adults who wish attend are welcome to do so, but are not required. Adult registration costs $35.00 and includes lunch throughout the week and a t-shirt!

Please see the attached flyer for information

Flyer

Registration

Parent Information Guide

Aug
2
Fri
2019
2019 Order of the Arrow Summer Ordeal – Registration Deadline: July 28, 2019 @ 11:55pm @ Camp Don Harrington
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 4 @ 10:00 am

Registration for the 2019 Order of the Arrow Summer Ordeal is now open! This open to current or recently elected Order of the Arrow members only! Please follow the link below to register!

 

Summer Ordeal Information Letter

Registration

Aug
3
Sat
2019
2019-2010 Program Preview @ St Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church
Aug 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

This event might be the most important one you have this Fall as we roll out the 2019-2020 Program for the Golden Spread Council.  Please check out the information on the flyer below and RSVP by July 31.

Flyer

Online Registration– one per participant please!

Aug
17
Sat
2019
Camp MK Brown Water Front Day- Deadline to Register is August 5 @ Camp M.K. Brown
Aug 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Come join us for our annual Water Front Day at Camp MK Brown.  This is for all Scouts, Siblings, and Family Members!  This is the last opportunity this summer to have fun in the water at MK Brown.

Everyone must complete a BSA Swimmers Test at the event no matter if you have done it already or not so be ready to do that.  See the flyer for all the details!

Flyer

Registration

 

Aug
24
Sat
2019
Cub Scouts Shooting Sports Day- Registration Ends August 16, 2019 @ 11:55pm @ Camp Don Harrington
Aug 24 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

This new event will give your Cub Scout a chance to earn the BB, Archery, and Slingshot Awards!  This is the first time ever the Council has offered this event! Don’t miss out on a fun day of shooting!

Each Scout/Family will only register for ONE session, the morning or the afternoon session! This is a half-day event for participants. Breakfast and lunch will NOT be provided!

You may view the links below for all the information about this great event and to register online!

Information Flyer

Registration

General Flyer

Sep
6
Fri
2019
2019 Wood Badge Couse- Deadline to register is August 2, 2019 @ Camp Don Harrington
Sep 6 @ 8:30 am – Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm

Wood Badge is an Adult Leadership Course designed to make you a better leader in Scouting, Business, and in your personal life.  Taught by trained Scouters who have a passion for learning and to teaching others.

The course is over two weekends in September, one at Camp Don Harrington and one at Camp MK Brown and you are required to be in attendance the entire weekend staring Friday morning through Sunday evening.  Put in for vacation now- you will be glad you did!!!

You may register and put down your deposit or you may pay in full at the link below.  There are only 48 slots available and they will fill quickly so don’t wait too long!!!

As a reminder, you must be fully trained in your Scouting position as the course start date.  Scoutmaster and Asst. Scoutmaster Training is available online at my.scouting.org.  The Outdoor Training that is required will be scheduled at a later date.  All Cub Scout Leader Position training;s are also available online at my.scouting.org.  There is a Cub Scout Leader Adventure Academy scheduled at Camp Don on March 1-2 and is the only scheduled in-class training until November. Everyone must also have Hazardous Weather Training to be fully trained and is only available online at my.scouting.org.  We do not anticipate offering an in-class Scoutmaster Position Specific Training, so online is your only available option.

Flyer

Registration

Sep
21
Sat
2019
Scout Shop Open
Sep 21 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sep
28
Sat
2019
Scout Shop Open
Sep 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Oct
5
Sat
2019
Scout Shop Open
Oct 5 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Oct
12
Sat
2019
Scout Shop Open
Oct 12 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
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