2020 BSA Scouts Summer Camp Update


Scouts BSA Summer Camp 

 

Dates

Weekend #1: Aug 14, 15 and 16

Weekend #2: Aug 28, 29 and 30

Weekend #3: Sept 11, 12 and 13 (based on demand)

Cost

Scout:  $80  (per weekend)  / Leader: $40  (per weekend)

Program Overview

Friday evening

Unit arrival and check-in – 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT

Merit Badges work starts 

Camp opening ceremony - 7:30 pm

Saturday program

Merit Badges including Canoeing, Fishing, Kayaking, Rowing, Forestry, Weather, Bird Study, Geology, Leather Craft, Wood Carving, Fingerprinting, First Aid, Cooking, Fire Safety, Orienteering, Rifle, Shot Gun, Archery, Electricity, Communications, Engineering, Personal Fitness, Entrepreneurship.

**For the complete list of Merit Badges being offered, refer to the Leader Guide for a full list.

**There will be a Leader Lunch served Saturday for one volunteer per unit.

Saturday evening program

  • Order of the Arrow call out ceremony
  • Evening merit badges
  • Game night in your campsite

Sunday program

  • Non-denominational Religious Service
  • Merit Badge work continues
  • Lunch provided to everyone by camp staff
  • Complete merit badge work
  • 5:00 pm closing ceremony and departure.

** Early departure is available.

Additional Notes

  • Hand sanitizer will be available in all campsites and program areas.
  • We can accommodate both male and female Scout Troops.
  • All meals except Sunday lunch will be left to the units for their preparation at their campsites. PLEASE PLAN TO BRING YOUR OWN FOOD AND COOK IN YOUR CAMPSITE. THE DINING HALL WILL NOT BE OPEN.
  • Trading Post will operate with specific hours.
  • At check-in Friday, units will receive camp t-shirts, Scouts schedules, health/ camp orientation, and camp map. Each unit will have a camp staff member with this orientation.
  • To learn more, including a unique way our Scouts can participate in program activities at home, please go to Lasallecouncilbsa.org or contact Program Director, Meredith Isenberg, at meredith.isenberg@scouting.org