Utah Scouts News and Events
December 2017

In this edition:

  • Sign up now for Summer 2018 Scout Camp
  • Just in Time for Christmas Pre-Order Maple Dell Scout Camp Puzzle by Eric Dowdle
  • Put a Scout in Need on the Ethan Tree
  • Special Merit Badge Adventure at Maple Dell Scout Camp, Dec. 8-9
  • Upcoming Events

Sign up now for Summer 2018 Scout Camp

Have you registered for Summer 2018 Scout Camp yet? Now is the time to set your sights on next summer’s camping experience for your youth. Camp sites are already going fast, so sign up your Scouts today. Registration is available online at utahscout.org/camps. Take a quiz to see which camp could be right for you or for more information, click here.

Just in Time for Christmas Pre-Order Maple Dell Scout Camp Puzzle by Eric Dowdle

Our very own Maple Dell Scout Camp is the new Eric Dowdle Puzzle! See the familiar sites of the Utah National Parks Council’s flag ship camp come to life with energetic Scouts, famous Scouting figures and more. A perfect gift for Christmas, buy your whole family or business this newest puzzle by renowned folk artist, Eric Dowdle. Cost is $19.99 with discounts available for quantity purchases. Pre-order here.

Put a Scout in Need on the Ethan Tree

The Orem Scout Shop is providing an opportunity for the Scouting community to help local Scout members who may be in need of uniforms and uniform items. This will be done through The Ethan Giving Tree program. An Ethan Tree with Ethan cards will be set up in the Orem Scout office through Dec. 20, 2017. There, customers and Scout supporters can find donation information on the cards in order to purchase item(s) in their local Scout Shop. For more information, click here.

Special Merit Badge Adventure at Maple Dell Scout Camp Dec. 8-9

We are pleased to announce a special Merit Badge Adventure where not only Scouts but adults can participate. Bring your troop for an overnighter and then spend time working on Trail to Eagle and Trail to First Class. Adults will have an opportunity to register for a conceal carry class as well. Limited spots available. For more information, click here.

Upcoming Events

  • 12/8 - 12/9 - Special Maple Dell Merit Badge Adventure
  • Night Time High Ropes/Zipline/Rifle Range Activities at Maple Dell:
    • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. View calendar here.
  • AHA CPR/First Aid Training at Orem Council Services
  • Klondike Derbies:
    • 1/12 - 1/13 - Black Diamond District at Maple Dell Scout Camp
    • 1/19 - 1/20 - Snow Canyon District at Pine Valley
    • 1/19 - 1/20 - Zion District at Pine Valley
    • 1/19 - 1/20 - Porter Rockwell District at Maple Dell Scout Camp
    • 1/26 - 1/27 - Alpine District at Maple Dell Scout Camp
    • 2/2 - 2/3 - Mt. Nebo District at Maple Dell Scout Camp
    • 2/9 - 2/10 - Iron Horse District at Maple Dell Scout Camp
    • 2/16 - 2/17 - Orem District at Maple Dell Scout Camp
    • 2/23 - 2/24 - Provo Peak District at Maple Dell Scout Camp
    • 3/2 - 3/3 - ALL GIRLS Klondike Adventure at Maple Dell
  • 12/22 - 12/26 - Council Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
  • 12/22 - 12/25 - Scout Shop Closed for Christmas Holiday
  • 1/20 -  Alpine District 2018 Webelos Pow Wow
  • 2/6 - Snow College Spring Merit Badge Pow Wow Begins
  • 2/22 - 2/24 - Wood Badge at Quail Creek Scout Camp
  • 2/24 - University of Scouting at UVU
  • 2/24 - Dixie Scout Expo at The Dixie Center in St. George
  • 2/24 - Tu-Cubin-Noonie Lodge Trade-O-Ree and Auction
  • 3/1 - 3/3 - Wood Badge at Maple Dell Scout Camp