Cross-Program Activities | Cub
Activities | Boy Scout Activities | Venturing
| National and International Opportunties
District Activity Chair:
Cub Scout Activities: Angela Schmidt
Boy Scout Activities: Brian O'Donnell
All publicity for Taughannock District
activities should include a “rating label” indicating for which
program(s) the activity is age-appropriate. For more information, and
downloadable graphics for use in publicity, see our Scout
Activity Ratings page.
Take Yourself Back in Time!
Camp Barton 90th Birthday Open House
Saturday, August 26th - 9:30AM to 6:00 PM
Spend a few hours and see Camp Barton today, and
through its 90 years of history. Visit secret sites known only to a
Historic Tours at 10:00AM, 1:00PM and 3:00PM
Secret Vistas Tours at 11:30AM and 4:30PM
Bring your own food for lunch - heated BBQ pit will be
available for cooking.
Download a flyer
For more information, contact Dave Gross at 844-4237
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
See the Camping Page for Cub
Day Camp, Cub Resident Camp and Cub Adventure Weekends (including
"Boo at Barton")
Pinewood Derby Rules
The Taughannock District has established the following
rules for District-level Pinewood Derbies. Packs should consider
adopting the same rules, so that Cubs can be confident that their cars
will be able to compete equally at the Pack and District levels.
Cub Day Camps and Resident Camp
For information on Cub Day Camps, Cub
Resident Camp and Cub Adventure Weekends - see the Camping
page and Council
Cub Camping Page for information
Auto-Ree Fall Camporee
Central New York Living History Center
4386 US Route 11 (Homer Ave.), Homer
The Fall Camporee will be based on Automotive
Maintenance merit badge.
Scouts should arrive Friday evening or Saturday before
8AM. Pre-registration is required - Troops should sign up by Saturday,
October 7th at the latest.
Activities Galore, including a Big Rig to explore and
a tractor-trailer driving simulator, as well as tours of the Brockway
Truck and Tractor museums.
Download a preliminary
information flyer here (PDF) - More details will be distributed at
the September roundtable.
Cub Scouts may visit from 3PM to 5PM on Saturday, October 21st to
check out the activities.
Webelos Dens may stay overnight to observe the Camporee (Webelos
cannot earn merit badges)
Venturing / Exploring Activities
and International Opportunities
Events Coming up
July 8–15 13th Canadian Scout Jamboree, Elderbank,
July 19–28 2017 BSA National Scout Jamboree,
Summit Bechtel Reserve
July 22–30 Jamboree 2017, Sønderborg,
July 25–Aug. 2 World Scout Moot, Iceland
Aug. 5–12 Swedish National Jamboree 17, Rinkaby,
Oct. 21–22 Jamboree-on-the-Air and
July 9-August 3 Blair Atholl International Scottish
Patrol Jamborette, Blair Atholl, Scotland - B-P Council will be
sending a contingent of twelve Scouts. See our BPBlairAtholl.org
website for details!
July 27–Aug. 5 III Interamerican Scout Moot,
Chocco, Cusco - Peru
Oct. 19–21 Jamboree-on-the-Air and