Spring Camporees, Friends of Scouting, Popcorn, and more!
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The Oneida District will host the Southern District Spring Camporee at Highland Forest the weekend of May 17-19, inviting Scouts and units from Oneida, Interlakes, Onondaga, and Cayuga Districts. For more information on the Mad Science Camporee, visit the Oneida District webpage and download the latest copy of the participant and leaders' guide.
The Ontario District is also hosting a Spring Camporee in Pulaski during the weekend of May 17-19. The theme is
Furendezvous and based on the 1800s fur trade era. For more information on the camporee, check out the leaders' guide and other information posted on the
Ontario District webpage.
Northern Lights and Tri-Rivers Districts are teaming up to host the 2019 North Country Camporee with a theme of "
Caution: Scouts at Play" at the Gouverneur Fairgrounds. Cub Scouts are welcome to attend Saturday, Webelos Scouts are allowed to spend the night Saturday-Sunday with Troop. Guests from other local organizations are scheduled to attend and assist in teaching; they are always willing for extra volunteer help!
Is your district not hosting a Spring Camporee? Want to go somewhere else in the Longhouse Council? Camporees and other district activities are open to all Scouts and Scouters registered in the Boy Scouts of America! Be sure to read the leaders' guides and other information available to you in order to
Do you know of a volunteer that could use some recognition for a job well done? How about someone who goes above and beyond on a regular basis, but seeks out no recognition of their own? There is likely an award that these individuals are qualified to earn, but they are often too humble to apply on their own. As the council prepares to present its Silver Beaver awards, your local district may have some equally-meaningful tokens of appreciation to share at their annual recognition events.
Have you picked up your tickets yet? Scouts that are part of the Popcorn Sellers Club ($650+) are eligible to receive a $5 ticket to Monster Jam on April 9! Everyone is invited to attend. To purchase additional tickets, call 1-866-248-8740 op 1
51st Annual BoyPower Dinner
There's still time to be part of one of the biggest BoyPower events in recent history!
Be sure to join us for this year's BoyPower dinner, to be held May 1 at the Oncenter War Memorial. Additional information on ticket sales, table sponsorship, or silent auction items can be found on our BoyPower webpage.
Summer is the chance to experience new adventures and make lasting memories, and the Longhouse Council offers program for everyone! Reminder that the Sabattis payment deadline is 3/31!
This year marked the 10-year anniversary the Lodge partners with the Upstate Medical Center Golisano Children's Hospital to bring kids in the fight for food health a little happiness, competition and fun. Check out the full story (and all the latest happenings) on
Don't forget the upcoming LEC on April 6 at Camp Woodland, starting at 8:00am. Sign ups for Amangi Mawsain (Spring Ordeal) May 3-5 will also begin soon; we'd love to see you there as well!
more information on these courses and others happening in the Council, please visit the Training Calendar on the Council website. For more information on events, training opportunities, and other activities happening in your district, visit your district webpage: