Monthly Archives: August 2018

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Youth Protection Training Completed by October 1, 2018

By | 2018-08-17T14:25:25+00:00 August 17th, 2018|Categories: Council News, Training|Tags: |

All registered Scouters (volunteers and professionals), including any adult who will be present at a Scouting activity for 72 total hours or more.  The updated course debuted in February 2018; if you took Youth Protection training prior to that, you’ll need to complete the updated course by Oct. 1, 2018.  For more information visit scouting.org/youthprotection.  [...]

“BSA Today” Video Series

By | 2018-08-08T06:51:15+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Categories: Council News, Featured, Marketing, Program Updates|Tags: , , |

We’ve just debuted BSA Today – a new series of short videos featuring information and updates on timely topics in Scouting. Each installment will provide you with news you can use.  Be sure to visit the BSA Today homepage often for new videos on other key Scouting topics! This month we are sharing a great video from Heart of America Council on welcoming [...]

New Camping Reservation System

By | 2018-08-05T19:47:53+00:00 August 5th, 2018|Categories: Council News, Featured, Outdoor Adventures|Tags: , , , |

The Outdoor Adventures Team of the Michigan Crossroads Council is pleased to announce that beginning July 4, 2018, the current camping reservation system will have a new look and feel to the site. To assist you with navigating the new site, we would encourage you to view the videos below.  As more tutorials are released, [...]

The Scout Oath

On my honor, I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight.