Welcome to the Baden-Powell Council!

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If you have questions about the recent court ruling, the Ineligible Volunteers Files, or Scouting's youth protection program, Click Here.

 

      

                             (Click on the photo for more information on Scouting in our area!!)

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The Council Service Center will be closing early at 2:00pm on Wednesday November 26 due to weather.  We will be reopening on Monday December 1st for normal          business hours.

 

(Click on the photo for more information on the BSA's Youth Protection Policies and Procedures)

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 The Baden-Powell Council, headquartered in Binghamton, NY, serves over 165 different scouting units including more than 6,500 youth and adults throughout Central New York and Northeast Pennsylvania.  The Council serves Broome, Chenango, Cortland, Tioga, Tompkins, and part of Seneca counties in New York, as well as Susquehanna County in Pennsylvania.  The Council runs programs in Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, Venturing, and Exploring while maintaining two diverse nationally recognized Scout camps: Camp Barton, on Cayuga Lake, and the Tuscarora Scout Reservation, in the foothills of the Catskills.  

(Scroll Down To See The Latest Updates And Important News!)____________________________________________________________________

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Please Note:  The Baden-Powell Council Scout Office and Scout Shop will be closed November 27-30th, 2014 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Regular office hours will resume on Monday, December 1, 2014.

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Two New Videos!  Show Your Baden-Powell Council Pride And Use Them To Invite Other Units To Baden-Powell Council Summer Camps 2015!

Adventure Is Waiting!

Click on the links below to view the videos on YouTube!

2015 Camp Barton Summer Camp Promo

2015 Tuscarora Scout Reservation Summer Camp Promo

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Check Out Our New Public Service Announcements For Boy Scout & Cub Scout Recruiting!

Look For Them Soon On Fox 40!!

Click on the links below to view the videos on YouTube!

Boy Scout Public Service Announcement

Cub Scout Public Service Announcement

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Honor Plaza To Be Installed At Tuscarora!

Camp Tuscarora will be installing an Honor Plaza in the patio in front of the Dining Hall this coming spring. It's an opportunity to recognize an important person in your life, living or deceased. You could recognize a family member, Troop member, Eagle Scout mentor, business partner, or anyone who has played an important role in your life.

The Honor Plaza will be dedicated once complete in honor of Larry Corwin, who contributed much of his life to the Camp.

If you'd like to recognize someone in this lasting manner, please click on the link below to download the form.

Click here to download the form

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Looking for a unique activity to do with your Pack or Troop?  Consider the Ten Commandments Hike on November 28th- Lots of fun!

Click Here For More Information

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2015 Otahnagon Lodge 75th Anniversary Winter Dinner

Saturday January 3rd, 2015

The McKinley, 1701 North St., Endicott, NY 13760

Click here to download the Registration Form 

Click here to register and pay online through Doubleknot

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Summer Camp 2015 Brochures Are Now Available!

Visit our Baden-Powell Council Camps this summer!

Click on the brochure above to download the 2015 Camp Barton Brochure

Click on the brochure above to download the 2015 Tuscarora Brochure 

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Download "The Voice- Winter 2015" by clicking below. 

(Please be aware that this is a large file and may several minutes or more to download on slower connections) 

 

Upcoming Events

  • November 28th- 10 Commandment Hike.  See information below. 

 

 

 

Check out our cool videos by clicking on the words.

Brave Kind
Cheerful Loyal
Clean Obedient
Courteous Reverent
Friendly Thrifty
Helpful Trustworthy
 
 

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