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CCCBSA serves Chester County PA and the northwestern corner of Cecil County MD.
Grades 1-5
Boys 11-17 yrs old
Boys & Girls 14-20

  • Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills

    IOLS - Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills

    October 1st -2nd, 2016
    pre-course meeting to be announced

    Camp Jarvis
    914 N. Valley Forge Road, Devon, PA 19333

    Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills is the required outdoor training for all Scoutmasters & Assistant Scoutmasters. IOLS also provides great training for Webelos Leaders and Crew Advisors

    Click Here for more information and to sign up.

  • Chester County Council Cub Camporee (C5)

    Save the date for C5!
    October 22nd and 23rd
    Chester County Council Cub Camporee 2016

    Bring your own tent and join us overnight to get your overnight camping requirement!

    This year the annual Chester County Council Cub Camporee (C5) has relocated to the more centrally located
    Paradise Farm Camps in East Bradford. All current and hopeful Cub Scouts and their parents are invited to attend! C5 will include games, activities, outdoor learning, team building, crafts, and a camping sleepover.
    Checkin and tent setup is from 12 - 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 22, 2016 (please eat lunch before arrival) and activities will take place from 1 - 6 p.m. Dinner will be served Saturday, followed by a campfire ceremony and a campout. Breakfast will be served the next morning and the event will conclude after an exciting Orienteering Competition around the Paradise Farm grounds.

    Location: Paradise Farm Camps in Downingtown, PA

    Cost is $20/person. Register Here

    Make sure to schedule this date in your calendar. Visit our website for more information and a registration link as the date gets closer.

  • Wilderness First Aid
    Wilderness First Aid
    Monday evenings October 17, 24, 31 November 7
    6 -10 pm each evening, participants must attend ALL sessions
    • Wilderness First Aid is a 16-hour training course offered by the Chester County Council and certified by the American Safety and Health Institute.
    • Who: For BSA registered adults and youth, minimum age 15
    • Why: To meet requirements mandated of units organizing a high adventure trek and/or to become a better prepared Scout. This course also fulfills the core first aid requirement for the Venturing Ranger Award.
    • Participants must attend ALL sessions.
    • A portion of the class will be conducted outside, so bring a flashlight and appropriate clothing for the weather conditions.

    Location: Chester County Public Safety Training Campus, 137 Modena Road, Coatesville, PA 19320 (Map)

  • Troop 52 Annual Cub Day

    12th Annual Ken Trimble Cub Day Event
    Scout-lead Badge Earning for Cubs

    Interested Cub Scouts and their families should signup through their den and pack leaders.
    The cost is $10 for scouts and $5 for guests. Registration is due by October 21, 2016.

    Click Here for more info.

    On November 5, 2016, Troop 52 invites local Cub Scouts and their families to the Brandywine Red Clay Alliance (1760 Unionville-Wawaset Road) in West Chester for a day of learning, earning and fun! This year we are expecting up to 300 total guests to attend.

    The schedule includes many perennial favorites such as woodworking projects, carving, knot-tying, camping preparation, fire safety, map reading, geology, hiking and games.

    Parents and leaders are welcome to stay (a must for Lion and Tiger Cubs). Lunch is served to all guests and volunteers on the beautiful BRCA hilltop. The day will conclude with a campfire, songs, skits, and awards – with all scouts participating.

    This yearly occasion is highly anticipated by not just Cubs, but the Boy Scouts as well. It gives them the opportunity to practice their leadership skills which are part of the core teachings of the BSA. And Cub Scouts get an introduction to one of their local Troops that they may choose to join when they crossover in the fifth grade.

     

  • BALOO - Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation

    BALOO Course on October 29th, 2016
    Click Here to Register

    Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-day training event that introduces parents and leaders to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly pack camping, that are safe, meaningful, and fun.

    PARTICIPANTS WHO COMPLETE THIS TRAINING COURSE WILL:

    • Understand the focus of the CUb Scout level of the BSA outdoor program.
    • Gain the skills needed to plan and carry out a succesfful Cub Scout-level overnight activity.
    • Learn more about the resources available from the BSA for carrying out this activity.

    This training is required for any adult who is in charge of planning a pack campout.

    Location: Glenmoore United Methodist Church, 1920 Creek Road, Glenmoore, PA 19343

    Time: 8:30am to 3:00pm

    Fee includes costs of materials and food for cooking lunch in foil over a fire.

    

October is
Youth Protection
Awareness Month

Youth Protection: it’s a basic, foundational requirement for Scouting to achieve its mission to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. 

One of the most effective ways to get on board is to take Youth Protection Training (YPT) during October. Please go to our Youth Protection Page to learn more!




Oct
1
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills
October 1-2, Camp Jarvis in Devon
Oct
7
4th Annual Sporting Clays Invitational
October 7
Oct
17
Wilderness First Aid
October 17, 24, 31 and November 7
Oct
21
NER Area 6 Venturing Connect 2016
October 21-23 at Camp Ware
Oct
22
Chester County Council Cub Camporee (C5)
October 22-23
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