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2018 Central Florida Council Recognition Banquet

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One thousand people are expected to attend our 2018 Central Florida Council Recognition Banquet. This year’s honorees are; for the 440 members of the 2017 Eagle Class, Mr. Gene Lent and for the 2018 Silver Beaver Class Sheriff Jerry Demings . Our Annual Council Recognition Banquet brings together scouts, parents, scouters and top corporate and community leaders throughout Central Florida.  Each year we join to honor our Eagle Scouts for achieving the highest rank in Scouting. We also recognize Community leaders who are Eagle Scouts with the National Outstanding Eagle Scout Award plus 14 outstanding adult Scouters, from across the council, for their contributions to our Scouting program with the...

News from Tipisa Lodge, Order of the Arrow

Posted by on Apr 2, 2018 in Council News

Tipisa Lodge will be attending the S4 Section conference April 13 – 15, at Camp Miles. The next lodge event will be Lodge service weekend May 18 – 20th; so be prepared for a weekend you won’t want to miss! Service Weekend is a time for Tipisa to provide meaningful service to Camp La-no-che as we enter the summer camp season. But just as Tipisa works hard, we play hard too! Look forward to movies, swimming, patch trading, and a whole lot more! And don’t forget, Lodge Elections! On Saturday night there will be a show followed by a party at the pool! Brotherhood will be offered for those...

Upcoming training events happening in the Central Florida Council

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Upcoming Trainings Throughout the Central Florida Council:     How to Find a Training Course on the Council Calendar Go to Council Website: Select the “Calendar” tab located at the top center of the home page. You will see the current month calendar for the Council In the upper left of the blue area, select “Categories” At the bottom of the left-hand column, select “Training” (check mark appears in box next to it) Select “Apply Filter” button You will now see all training courses scheduled in the Council If you wish to see only one particular district’s course offerings, select “Districts” Select district you want to see (check...

Advancement News

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The Central Florida Council Advancement Committee would like to remind all that Merit Badge Counselors, NOVA Counselors, and SuperNova Mentors (including Cub Scout and Webelos level awards) need to be registered PRIOR to starting to work with the youth on Merit Badges or the STEM awards.  Registration is not difficult – It requires: Adult Application for the appropriate position code (42 – Merit Badge Counselor, 52 – SuperNova Mentor, 58 – Nova Counselor). Unit level signatures are NOT required as this is a District level position. Signed Criminal Background Check Form (part of Adult Application) Proof of Current Youth Protection Training Completed Merit Badge Counselor Information, SuperNova Mentor Information,...

Cub Scout Day Camp 2018

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Planning for our 2018 Day Camps are underway by our volunteer committee, and we are excited that you are considering sending your Scout to a week of camp with us this year! If you didn’t know this year Camp is open to all boys and girls entering the 1st -5th grade in August of 2018. Our Webelos Day Camps specifically cater to 4th and 5th graders and begin to prepare Scouts for Scouting programs after Cub Scouts. Many of our camps even offer a lunch option for your Scout for the entire week, which is at no additional charge from the basic camp price (participating camps only). Over 100+...