Special Events

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Special Events 2018-10-13T05:19:33+00:00

The Michigan Crossroads Council hosts a number of special events throughout the year to fund various Scouting programs. Here is a list of events coming up this year. Click on each to find out more information.

October 17, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 PM

Hawk Hollow Golf Course
15101 Chandler Road
Bath, MI


The Distinguished Citizen Awards Gala is the premier event of the Chief Okemos District and honors area leaders who influence the professional community, while also serving as exemplary role models for greater Lansing-area youth.  Help us recognize outstanding contributions of leadership and service to both our country and to our young people by taking part in the Distinguished Citizen Awards Gala.

October 18, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 PM

Packard Proving Grounds
49965 Van Dyke
Shelby Charter Township, MI


The Corporate Pinewood Derby is a hands-on competition, challenging the skills of some of the region’s finest engineering and manufacturing minds. Participant teams will contend for winning finishes in several categories, including car build, truck build, and on-site speed build. All races will be conducted on site. As an adults-only event, it will feature appetizers and a bar, and conclude with an awards presentation and short update on Scouting in Southeast Michigan.

November 1, 2018
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Hunters Creek Club
675 E Sutton Rd
Metamora, MI


Load up your gear for the 17th annual Autumn Adventure. It’s one of SE Michigan’s premier European pheasant hunts to benefit scouting in the region. Enjoy a splendid fall day with your guests. Join us for lunch and the hunt, then close the day with a reception and auction at the Hunters Creek Clubhouse. Your hunt package includes: guides, dogs, ammo, a participant gift, meals and refreshments along with cleaned birds to take home! Due to the limited positions available, make your reservation early to reserve your space in this year’s hunt.

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.