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How Do You Season a New Dutch Oven?

This is how the Dutch-oven Dude season's a dutch oven: Heat your grill or oven to 400 degrees. This will be only time you will use soap on your dutch oven. Wash your...

An All-Girls Venturing Crew Hits the Sea and Shows the World Scouting is For...

“We want more young men and young women to become Scoutmasters,” Baden-Powell said in 1914. Although it may seem like a benign comment, it actually points to a topic that people in the Scouting community...
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Irresistible, Cheesy Dutch Oven Pizza Recipe for National Cheese Pizza Day

"Hold the toppings, please. It’s National Cheese Pizza Day!" says the National Day Calendar about today's holiday-- Cheese Pizza Day. Here are some fun facts and a great pizza recipe to help you party...

How a Mom and Her Sons are Creating World Peace

In 1920, 8,000 Scouts from 34 different countries came together for the first World Jamboree. It had been two years since World War I ended 1918 and Lord-Baden Powell called upon the Scouts to...

Hurricane Harvey: A Message from The Chief Scout Executive

A Message from The Office of the Chief Scout Executive: Our thoughts and prayers are with the many families in and outside of Scouting that have been affected by the historic flooding in South Central...
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Olympic Hopeful Katie Hancock: How Scouting Enables Her

Nationally successful athlete, internationally awarded peacekeeper, and Scout --It's hard to believe that Texas native Katie Hancock is just seventeen years old.   At the 2017 USASA National Championship, the girl placed third in the nation in her division...

An Orthodox Jewish Venturing Crew Gave New York-Native Women the Jamboree Experience of a...

"Scouting has allowed me to do things that I wouldn't have done otherwise. It has allowed me to be free," says Hadassah Grimaldi, a member of an all Orthodox Jewish Venturing Crew. Hadassah, and her...

Scout-Oriented College Scholarships All Eagle Scouts Should Apply For

If you're an Eagle Scout, paying for college just got a whole lot easier! For worthy Eagle Scouts, there are many scholarships available that can help lift the burden of paying for college.  College Scholarships...
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Why Your Council Should Attend 2017 National Outdoor Conference

Almost 150 are already registered for the 2017 National Outdoor Conference! How about you or representatives from your council? Highlights include thought-provoking keynote presentations, outdoor and camping exhibits, a food show and over 90 elective...
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Show Your Colors on World Scout Scarf Day

In the BSA for many years February 8th was uniform day—I remember wearing mine to school as a Cub Scout and usually make it a point to do that even today. But, here is...

An All-Girls Venturing Crew Hits the Sea and Shows the World...

“We want more young men and young women to become Scoutmasters,” Baden-Powell said in 1914. Although it may seem like a benign comment, it actually...