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Longhouse Council - Pathways - September 13, 2019
Vol. #1 Issue #15
Scout Me In
This Fall!
The Longhouse Council is committed to providing the youth in our communities the opportunity to join the best youth development organization there is.

The Council Service Center offers a wide variety resources to aid in the recruitment process.

Each District also has skilled volunteers and professionals who are able to help with ideas and suggestions for building and retaining membership. Click for contact info!
Popcorn Sale is ON
Hundreds of Scouts are hitting the streets and the internet to sell the best fundraiser for units and Scouting, POPCORN. Is your unit taking advantage of this opportunity? The sale is easier than ever.
Why not give it a TRY?
Cub Scout Spooktacular
Saturday, October 12th, 2019

Program will be the traditional Halloween theme including:
  • Pumpkin Carving 
  • Haunted Hayride 
  • Crafts 
  • Games
The focus for this Family Camp experience is fun and time spent with each other under the guidance of the camp staff, but yet causal enough to enjoy free time exploring Camp Woodland property in its Autumn Bloom.

Families who are staying over are encouraged to bring their own tents. Cabins are available for rent at an additional cost to packs and groups.

$35.00 per person, registration includes Saturday lunch and dinner and Sunday breakfast. Day or overnight where you provide your own meals will be available for $10.00 per person.

Register early, spots are limited and registration will be capped at 400 participants. Registration deadline is 10/8/19.
Cub Scouts doesn’t happen without our parents and volunteers. It is, at its core, a family program .
Local Bass Pro Store is at 1579 Clark Street Rd, Auburn, NY 13021,
This September the VOA is hosting a Venturee like never before! The theme is STEM, aka Science 👨‍🔬, Technology 👩‍💻, Engineering 👨‍🏭, and Math 👩‍📱. There will be many activities including slime making, shooting sports, and a CSI investigation! Venture scouts, Sea scouts, Boys and Girls in Scouts BSA (above the age of 14) are invited! The Venturee will be held from 9/20-9/ 22 at Camp Woodland, Constantia, NY. We'll see you STEM adventurers there! 🙋‍
Family Camping Sale
October 5, 2019
9 AM - 4 PM
Save 20% on camping gear for the whole family when you spend $100 or more.
For more information, please contact
The fee for the course is $30.00
Outdoor Leader Training Course
Who should take this training?
All Scoutmasters and Assistants , all Cub Masters and Assistants and any interested Adult Leaders
Cub Leaders will complete the outdoor portion of their BALOO training.
Scout Leaders will complete the Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS) Training
2019 Scouting University
Saturday, November 2, 2019
South Jefferson Middle/High School
11060 RT. 11, Adams, NY 13605
Scouting University is a multitude of specialty sessions to help you gain new skills and abilities to become the very best Scout Leader possible. Trained Scouters help the youth of our community to be better leaders and citizens. It is the only time during the year where you can find the widest variety of training opportunities in all program areas, all in one place. Whether you are new to the Scouting program or a veteran Scouter, Scouting University provides informative and hands-on courses in Cub Scouting, Scouting BSA, and Venturing 
Wild Game/Fish Cooking demonstrations by professional chefs and Hall of Fame Sportsmen, Live pheasant display, Primitive Pursuits - tanning animal skins using natural materials, fire starting and survival. Skeet (shotgun) shooting - hands on demo, Birds of Prey and Retriever Dog demonstrations. Taxidermy display and demonstrations.
Honeywell Sportsmen's Days
September 28 and 29, 2019
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery
Route 321
Elbridge, NY
ADMISSION: $5 per car
Free for Scouts in Class A Uniform

Looking for more info or interested in Volunteering contact:
John Sharon at 315-956-2455 or
Troop 369 has a couple of scout spots available on our trek to Philmont Scout Ranch. We plan to leave for Denver on Saturday, 8/1/2020 and return to Syracuse on Monday, 8/17/2020. 
Our trek dates are August 5-17, 2020 
We will be zip lining, whitewater rafting, and some landmark hiking before our trek begins. 
Contact Rob Stewart at
315-256-7083 or
For more information on events, training opportunities, and other activities happening in your district, visit your district webpage:

Additional Dates of Interest
World Brotherhood Camporee (Canada) 9/27-29

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