District Announcements

Webelos at the MoST 2016

What is it?
• Saturday night “Camp In” at the M.O.S.T.
• WEBELOS with adult leaders only due to space limitations
• The MOST Staff will provide activities which include many of the requirements for the Engineer
WEBELOS Activity Badge.
• Includes planetarium presentation, museum exhibits, limited edition souvenir patch, evening snack
And light breakfast

Museum of Science & Technology
500 South Franklin Street, Syracuse

Saturday – January 16th, 2015
Saturday – February 6th, 2015
Saturday – February 27th, 2015

Webelos at the MoST 2016

Webelos at the MOST Registration Form 2016 a

Harlem Globetrotters Exclusive Discount Offer

The iconic Harlem Globetrotters are coming to Syracuse on January 29th.

Syracuse NY Order Form – Boy Scouts




For more information on the 2105 Popcorn Sale please click on the information below. Please direct any questions to your District Executive.


Longhouse Council Order Form

Trails End Scholarship Form

Attention:  2016  Life to Eagle Training Seminar

This seminar is for Onondaga District Life Scouts, Star Scouts, Parents and Scouters.  The date is Tuesday, February 2, 2016 from 7 – 8:30 pm.  For more information please click here.

2016 Council Spring Camporee

When: May 20-22, 2016
Where: Sandy Creek
Theme: Fun, Food, and Fitness

Attention Scouts! Pre-Camp-O-Ree Contest: Design the Council Spring Camp-O-Ree Logo Contest.  This logo will be used for the Camp-O-Ree Patch and other merchandise and promotion.

 Who can participate: All registered Longhouse Council Youth Scouts.

 Contest Starts 9/21/15 and all artwork must be received by noon on 10/31/15.   Entries must be labeled on the back or in the email with contestant’s: Name, Scout Rank, Unit, District, Phone Number (so we can call you to tell you that you won), and your parent’s signature that designates that you have permission to participate (entries without a parent’s signature will not be considered).

 Entries must be either hardcopy mailed or emailed as a PDF attachment to the address below and are then property of the Longhouse Council to be used only for the specified purpose of event merchandise and promotion.

 Winner will receive a $50.00 Syracuse Scout Shop Gift Card and Scout and his/her Unit will be featured in Council Spring Camp-O-Ree promotions and at the Campfire Program at the event.   All entries will be on display at the event.

 Logo must contain the words “Longhouse Council, BSA”, contain the BSA Fleur-de-Lis, and not exceed the maximum dimensions of 4.5 inches to fit within your specified logo shape (square, rectangle, oval, triangle, etc.).

 Artwork will be reviewed by the Camporee Planning Committee and the contest winner chosen on 11/5/15. Winner will be announced on 11/6/15.

2803 Brewerton Rd Syracuse, NY 13211
Attn: Council Spring Camporee Contest | timothy.herne@scouting.org | www.cnyscouts.org

2016 Council Spring Camporee Save the Date

Scouting the Mall in 2016

From Brian Ahsmann:  Scouting the Mall will be held March 12, 2016.  The one change I know of is the only overnight option will be Wonderworks for an additional fee.  There will not be the option of spending the night on the 6th floor.  There are no additional details at this time.  Make sure to check here and the Council website for updates.

2017 Jamboree Informational Meetings



Attention:  New Eagle Applications – Reference Letter Policy

To create a measure of consistency throughout the Council,  a new procedure is being implemented effective immediately, in accordance with the 2013 “Guide to Advancement”.  To view the  new reference letter policy from the Longhouse Council please click here.

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Longhouse Council Training:

Please click here to link to all Council and online training programs

Onondaga District Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events please check out our district calendar.