Civil War Event at the Scout Shop

On October 11, Civil War historians will present a hands on program including Civil War history of our local troops from Oswego County and their involvement at the Battle of Gettysburg. Space is limited – please call Carol Frost to register for this Free event at 315-455-6540 or email at Carol.Frost@scouting.org

Click here for more information.

$600 Club Drawing Winners

Our 9/12/2014 winners from the $600 club weekly drawings are:

Noah Kalin – Smithsonian Science Kit
Ronnie Reome – Estes Rocket Kit
Isaac Bishop – Ugly Stick Fishing Combo Kit

Congratulations Scouts! 
Don’t forget to turn in your $600 club entry forms before 12pm Friday!

Popcorn Sale Mystery Houses!

We are really excited to announce a new part of our 2014 Popcorn Sale – Mystery Houses!

We have hidden several prizes at houses through out the Longhouse Council area, in all 7 districts that you can win just by knocking on their door and asking to sell that family popcorn! We will be sending out weekly emails with clues as to where the prizes are hidden. The prizes are at each house until they are sold to. The houses chosen have not been sold to yet – you and your Scouts can be first!  We will be announcing winners as they find the prizes. Check out all the prizes that you can win just by selling popcorn:

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Halloween Spooktacular Returns to Camp Woodland

The Cub Scout Family Weekend Halloween Spooktacular at Camp Woodland returns with a variety of activities for Cub Scouts and their families.

Set for Oct. 18-19 at Camp Woodland, Constantia, the weekend includes archery, BB guns, fishing, campfires and fun for the whole family. Spend the night at Camp Woodland gazing at stars, singing songs, telling ghost stories and roasting s’mores.

For complete information and registration: Halloween Cub Family Weekend Flyer

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Philmont Presentations Now Available

Philmont National Scout Ranch is the largest youth camp in the world and is located in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in the Rocky Mountains of northeastern New Mexico.  The ranch encompasses 137,500 acres, or about 214 square miles. Philmont offers 34 staffed camps and 55 trail camps for your backpacking pleasure.

Want to know more?  To arrange a visit at Roundtables, Venturing Crew and Troop meetings contact Karen Heiss, Philmont Ambassador for the Longhouse Council, (315) 323-0185 or visit www.philmontscoutranch.org.

2015 Longhouse Council Philmont Trek

2015 Council Philmont Trek Registration

Boy Scout Geology Merit Weekend Scheduled for October

GEOLOGY MERIT BADGE PROGRAM The Herkimer Diamond Mines will be conducting a Boy Scout Jamboree Oct. 24-26. Cost is $23 per Boy Scout for program and mining fee. Adult and sibling cost is $7.50 per person for mining only fee. Reservations are required – please visit http://www.herkimerdiamonds.com/index.htm or call 315.717.0175.

The Boy Scout Geology Merit Weekend is solely for Senior Level Boy Scouts who need their blue card signed in order receive their Geology Merit Badge.

For more information click here

Longhouse Council and Centscere

Longhouse Council has recently partnered with Centscere to make donating even easier! Centscere is a great way to link you social media accounts and donating to a charity/non-profit of your choice. Every time you post on Facebook or tweet you can donate any amount you would like (even as little as 5 cents!).

Now you can register on Centscere to donate to the Longhouse Council just through posting a status on Facebook or tweeting!

Check out the link below for more information:

https://www.centscere.com/charities/the-longhouse-council-of-the-boy-scouts-of-america

Come to Sabattis!

Check out our video and find out more about our programs at Sabattis Scout Reservation. Check out our 2013 programs.

(Not ready for Sabattis? Check out our Cub Camp programs!)