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NEWS & UPDATES

SAFETY MOMENT – October is Fire Safety Month

October 11th, 2018|Council News, Scouting Safely|

October is Fire Safety Month. Take time for a safety moment and reflect on how you can use charcoal and other cooking methods without the burn. Link: https://www.scouting.org/health-and-safety/safety-moments/charcoal-safety/

International Day of the Girl

October 11th, 2018|Council News, Family Scouting, Membership|

Today, October 11, is the International Day of the Girl – a day to highlight, support and celebrate girls and young women. The day was established by the U.N. in 2011 and continues to [...]

Campfire Safety

October 8th, 2018|Scouting Safely|

Before you sit around your next campfire, might want to go over our latest incident review. https://filestore.scouting.org/filestore/pdf/680-056(18)Campfires-WEB.pdf 

Scouts BSA – Implementation Details

October 3rd, 2018|Council News, Program Updates, Scouts BSA|

On February 1, 2019, the Boy Scouts of America will begin admitting girls into Scouts BSA. One of the characteristics of Scouting—for over a hundred years—is that no matter when you join, however long [...]

Membership Growth

October 3rd, 2018|Council News, Marketing, Membership|

Congratulations to the Michigan Crossroads Council unit, district and council volunteers and professionals for achieving September membership growth in Cub Scouting and traditional membership growth. Together we are delivering the Scouting program to more [...]

UPCOMING EVENTS

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.