6/22/2015 - 6/27/2015
Info:National Youth Leadership Training June 22-27, 2015 Location: Mabee Scout Reservation Application Cost:...Read More
In 1931, the Silver Beaver Award was created to recognize distinguished service to youth in the area of a local council. Since its creation in 1931, the Silver Beaver is the highest award that can be given for volunteer service in a local council.
The Whitney Young Jr. Service Award is named on behalf of Whitney Young, Jr. a prominent social reformer and civil rights leaders. Tulsa County Sheriff Stanley Glanz served as the Chairman for the Service Awards Luncheon. The Luncheon was held April 16, 2015 at the Mayo Hotel Tulsa.
Scouting Experience Goes Mobile with Acquisition of Scoutbook
Most people associate Boy Scouting with outdoor adventure – and with good reason. Scouting is an outdoor program designed to develop character, citizenship and fitness. With the Scout Oath and the Scout Law as a guide, Scouting helps a boy develop into a well-rounded young man.
Through the advancement program, a Scout can progress in rank through achievements, gaining additional knowledge and responsibilities. Earning merit badges provides opportunities for Scouts to be introduced to a lifelong hobby or a rewarding career.
In Boy Scouting, youth take responsibility for the activities of the troop. By planning and organizing activities, they develop teamwork and learn to lead as well as follow. Through the support of parents and other organizations, Scouts develop an awareness and appreciation of their role in their community.