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1124 11 1/2 Street SE
Rochester, MN 55904
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When:  Saturday, August 8th
Where: Gamehaven Scout Reservation, 5015 Simpson Rd. SE, Rochester (this event is outdoors)
Who: Moms and their Sons of Scouting Age (5-10) who are not familiar with the Scouting Program and would like to learn more.
What: A day of fun outside activities for you and your child.  A glimpse into the world of Scouts and the Gamehaven Cub Scout Camp.  A fun camp lunch for kids and an upscale lunch for moms.  Let us treat you for the day!
To get all the details please click on the link - Moms Matter Event


WINONA MERIT BADGE FAIR - Gamehaven is excited to be partnering with Southeast Technical College in bringing a new event this fall to Boy Scouts. On Saturday, September 19th we will be hosting a merit badge fair at SE Technical College. It's an all day event that will offer the opportunity for Scouts to earn such merit badges as: automative maintenance, drafting, electronics, first aid, music, truck transporation, welding, woodwork, and more. Registration will begin about mid August. Watch our website and future emails for continued updates.

SCOUT NIGHT WITH THE ROCHESTER HONKERS - Game is July 30th starting at 7PM. Gamehaven Council Office has tickets available for this game. Cost is $4/ticket. A group of 25 or more is only $3/ticket. Scout Night Honkers 2015

MINNESOTA VIKINGS SCOUT NIGHTS- August 15th the Vikings will play against Tampa Bay Buccaneers. On August 22nd the Vikings play against Oakland Raiders. They are offering a FREE ticket when you purchase discounted ticket(s). For all the details click on the link. Minnesota Viking Scout Nights 2015

NEW!-GSR SUMMER CAMP ONLINE REGISTRATION: Gamehaven Council is trying something new this year. Online summer camp registration. To register on-line you can go to the "camp " drop down box and to the calendar section. By each camp event will be a link that you can click to and from there follow the directions to register. Also, this year all camp T-shirts need to be ordered online. Start by clicking here: Summer Camp Calendar Page link

What's new for Leaders and Adults in Cub Scouts?  The change for Cub Scouts is a piloted and successful method of delivering the existing Cub Scout Program that is hand-book based and focuses on den activities leading to youth advancement and higher retention.  Click on the Cub Scouts 2010 button for the all information, links, and resouces to guide you through the Cub Scout year! 




Be A Scout Campaign

The new BeAScout campaign is ready for unit leaders to put their units on the map!  BeAScout helps parents and volunteers locate packs, troops, and crews nearest them and request information about Scouting opportunities in their area.   Webinars are being held for unit leaders.  Learn more.  Unit Leaders Guide.


Youth Protection Training & Policies

The Boy Scouts of America places the greatest importance on creating the most secure environment possible for our youth members. Youth protection training is required of all BSA registered volunteers and is renewed every two years. Boy Scouts of America has adopted a number of policies for the safety and well being of its members. To learn more please click on the link. Thank you. Learn more.


Scoutcasts Resources

Scoutcasts are podcasts (an audio and or video file) that features helpful information for scouters, parents, and volunteers at all levels and on different topics.  Check out the scoutcasts here.