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Walk With God Sat, Sep 29
9:00 am
Trenton High School,
2601 Charlton Road Trenton Link

Chippewa District

Boy Scout Fall Camporee
Cowboys & Aliens
Fri-Sun, Oct 5-7 Stoney Creek Metropark
4300 Main Park Road, Shelby Twp
Flier | Registration Form

Mahican District


North Star District


Ottawa District

Fall Camporee Fri-Sun, Oct 19-21 Link Registration | Newsletter| Troop Handbook
Troop Assignments

Pontiac-Manito District


Renaissance District

Fall Camporee
World War II Reenactment
Fri-Sun, Oct 12-14
6:00 pm
Historic Fort Wayne
6325 W. Jefferson, Detroit External Link

Sunrise District

Fall Camporee Fri-Sun, Oct 5-7 D-bar-A Scout Ranch
880 E. Sutton Road, Metamora
External Link

Sunset District

Fall Camporee Fri-Sun, Oct 19-21 Link Registration | Newsletter| Troop Handbook
Troop Assignments

Fun Events for Units and Individuals

Tour Plans

Changes have been made to the way Tour Plans are submitted and handled!

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When you are looking for events to spice up your program, try one of these! This list will be constantly changing, so return often to see what the latest fun events for your Scouts are.
The current events listed are:

Walk With God

Walk With God
Register Here

Saturday Sept. 29, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Trenton High School,
2601 Charlton Road Trenton, MI

What is the “Walk With God Hike”?  

Picture the President of a Synagogue that was burned in 1967 during the Arab/Israeli war, standing at the altar of historic St. Joseph's in Trenton with a Catholic Bishop and the Imam of one of the largest Mosques in Southeastern Michigan. They are talking to the Scouts about the common concepts that bind Judaism, Christianity, and Islam together. Then these Scouts with their parents and siblings walk through five churches and a synagogue learning about the different faiths. Our theme is God Bless America. The event, scheduled for Saturday September 29, 2012, is open to all Scouts – Boy Scouts (Tigers and up) and girls in the Girl Scouting program and American Heritage Girls, their families and siblings.  This event is a joint program of the Girl Scouts Religious Relations Committee and Boy Scouts Religious Activities Committee.

Because of the small size of many of the faith communities, this event will be limited to 500 Scouts and 500 family members.

For more information, contact Faith Strickland phone 734-308-0442; email: .


Blake Farms Presents....Scout Weekends
October 12 - 14 & 19-21, 2012

As a member of Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, or Girl Scouts, you along with your family & friends are invited to Blake Farms for Scout Weekends at Blakes and a 25% Discount!

Download Flyer/Coupon

Red Ribbon Week





Red Ribbon Week Patch 


OCTOBER  23-31, 2012

Boy Scouts & Girls Scouts can Earn a FREE Patch from the DEA! 

Dear Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts Leaders,

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) created a Red Ribbon Week patch to encourage and support Scouts who wish to learn about Red Ribbon and participate in local efforts to educate youth about the dangers of drug abuse. 

Red Ribbon Week was established in memory of the sacrifices made to help keep our communities drug-free and encourage youth to lead healthy lives, free of drugs. Observed annually from October 23-31, Red Ribbon Week is a national celebration to promote youth education on the dangers of substance abuse.

The DEA encourages all Boy Scout and Girl Scout groups to participate.  Patches will be given to the first 25,000 qualified participants.

All Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts are eligible to participate in the program.  To earn the DEA Red Ribbon Week Patch, Scouts must complete the following: 

  • Each Scout leader or designee must submit the Intent to Participate form by Friday, October 5th, 2012. The online form is available at
  • Each Scouting unit or troop must coordinate or support a Red Ribbon Week activity.
  • Each Scout must attend a drug prevention education session.
  • Each Scout must take the DEA Drug-Free Pledge.
  • The Scout leader must submit the Activity Report upon completion of program requirements, no later than Friday, December 14th, 2012. The online form is available at

Please review the Implementation Guide. Many of your questions will be answered in the guide.

For questions or comments on the program, please send email to  or call 202-307-7981. 

For more information and employment opportunties visit us at



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Scout Night Events

We do not have details or ordering information yet, but special pricing for Scouts attending these events are in the works!

October 3-7, 2012
November 2, 2012
November 7-11, 2012
Disney On Ice
Disney Live!
Disney On Ice Presents
Rockin' Ever After
The Palace of Auburn Hills

Disney Live! Presents Phineas & Ferb
"The Best Live Show Ever"
The Palace of Auburn Hills

Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Baily Circus
Fully Charged
The Palace of Auburn Hills

January 12, 2013
February 9, 2013
March 2, 2013
Monster Jam
Monster Jam
Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam
Ford Field

Nuclear Cowboyz Freestyle Motocross
The Palace of Auburn Hills

Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam
Ford Field

March 13-17, 2013
Dare To Dream
Disney On Ice Presents
Dare to Dream
The Palace of Auburn Hills

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DNR Conservation Stewardship Awards

Michigan DNRTo honor Scouts who make a commitment to participating with the DNR in stewardship of Michigan's natural resources, a Conservation Stewardship Award has been created. By completing activities and other Scout achievements and providing conservation stewardship service hours through the DNR, younger Scouts can earn a Conservation Stewardship patch and older Scouts are eligible to earn a Stewardship medal. Older Scouts are also eligible to receive pins to attach to the medal after completing additional achievements and stewardship hours. CLICK HERE Link for more information.

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Scout Programs at Cranbrook

CIS LogoAre you looking for a great outing to take your Scouts? Check out Cranbrook Institute of Science. With a selection of Cub Scout Academics, Webelos Activity Pins and multiple Merit Badge opportunities, Cranbrook can be your den or patrol location for a fun day of exploration. For more information or to register, check out their website HERE. Programs fill quickly, don’t delay. 

If you have questions about the program and/or what is covered during any of the workshops, please feel free to contact the Scouting at Cranbrook coordinator .  Link

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Sloan Museum Cub Scout Workshops & Camp-Ins

  • All workshops at Sloan Museum include museum admission. Leaders may want to schedule time to explore the museum on their own after their workshop.
  • A small snack will be provided during the workshops. Evening snack and breakfast are provided during the camp-ins.
  • All workshop/camp-in participants receive a certificate of completion. Leaders are responsible for obtaining the actual award from their local council office.
  • Workshops are $9.00 per person, camp-ins are $25.00 per scout and $10.00 per adult chaperone. Fun nights are $15 per scout and $6 per adult chaperone.
  • More information regarding camp-ins will be sent with your confirmation.
  • If you have any questions, please call 810.237.3409.
Get more information and a
workshop & camp-in schedule HERE.

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The Henry Ford

The Henry Ford

The Henry Ford, America’s Greatest History Attraction, offers many onsite and online resources to inspire your Boy Scouts to change the world, including the following badge resources and unique Scout outings and events:

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Ann Arbor Hands on Museum Workshops & Camp-Ins

Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum has served thousands of Boy Scouts over the past 20 years. Our programs are tried and true—we offer unique activities that fulfill badge requirements (awards included with programs). Our experienced educators deliver hands-on learning that’s great fun, too!

Please join us for camp-ins and workshops this year. Click here Link for descriptions of programs and registration information.

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Webber Wildlife Museum Tours

The Webber Wildlife Museum is a privately owned collection of approximately 140 life size mounts of animals taken from Mexico, through the Southwestern United States, from the regions of the Rocky Mountains and Western Canada, from the Arctic, to Spain, Austria, and Africa. The museum was created by the finest Wildlife Artists in the country. Each animal was specifically positioned into its respective diorama to represent its native environment. The artisans then designed the entire museum flowing from one area of the world to another. The museum is open to the Scouts free of charge and seek nothing in return. To see this vast collection of animals in one private museum is truly a rare opportunity.

There are currently only approximately five museums of this quality and size in the country that are privately owned. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call.  As for scheduling, tours are available on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30 pm. Call to set up a tour at 586-465-3800. The museum is located at 44710 Morley Drive Clinton Township, Michigan. This is approximately ¼ mile south of hall Road, just West of Gratiot Ave.

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