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San Antonio Missions Scout Night 2015

The Boy Scouts of America, Alamo Area Council and your San Antonio Missions bring you two opportunities for outdoor adventures with Missions baseball in 2015. Watch a great game then campout afterwards on one or both dates at Nelson Wolff Municipal Stadium: Saturday, May 23rd or June 13th. Read on...

3rd Annual SCORP-OREE plus 2nd Scout Night

Camp out under the stars on May 30th with the Scorpions after watching an exciting soccer game as they take on Ft Lauderdale Strikers. Or, another Scout night without camping is available on September 12th. Join the pre-game fun on either date in the Scorpion Fun Zone then get autographs and photos in the post-game Meet and Greet. There will also be many evening activities!

Alamo Area Council invites all Cub Scouts to Attend Our Space Day Camp!

This summer, Alamo Area Council is having 10 Day Camps at 5 different locations starting from June 8th until July 27th. Read on....

Southern Region Director Receives Key to City

Responsible for 90 Councils in 13 states, the Southern Region Director for the Boy Scouts of America, Ponce Duran, began his career as a District Executive in the Rio Grande Valley over 35 years ago. On Tuesday, April 7, 2015, the Mayor of the Rio Grande Valley City of Harlingen, Texas, Chris Boswell, recognized the leadership and multiple accomplishments of a man well respected. READ ON...

Boy Scout Summer Camp 2015

Since 1957, Bear Creek Scout Reservation has been a summer home to thousands of Scouts. Project Oso Camping Program enhancements will make your Boy Scout Summer Camp experience in 2015 even better. Learn more and Register now! Read on...

Swim Checks and Swim Lessons offered by Alamo Area Council

Alamo Area Council is offering Swim Lessons at McGimsey Scout Park Pool this summer. In addition, if the Scout Camp you are attending requires a swim check in order to attend, we offer many opportunities to complete your swim check prior to going to camp...

Hunter Education Courses offered at Alamo Area Council for Scouts

Classes are the basic (6 hours of instruction). THESE CLASSES ARE NOT NOR DO THEY INCLUDE OR REQUIRE THE “FIELD CLASS” OR “LIVE-FIRE” EXCERCISES. Read on to find out how to get certified.

El curso Insignia de Madera -Spanish Wood Badge

¿Es Ud. líder de una unidad Scout? ¿Quiere mejorar las habilidades de liderazgo y campamento, y muchas otras? El curso Insignia de Madera (Wood Badge) se llevará a cabo del 22 al 27 junio 2015, en puro ESPAÑOL. Read more...

Scoutbook- BSA’s Next Generation Scout Unit Advancement Software

Scoutbook ( is the Boy Scouts of America's next generation Scout unit Mobile-friendly Advancement Software. Say goodbye to your old tracking software and say hello to a whole new way of thinking about Scout advancement. READ ON...

Camp Akela at Bear Creek Will be Fun for Webelos

The 2015 Camp Akela will once again be held at Bear Creek Scout Reservation, Hunt, Texas. Each session will only be allotted 200 Webelos (1st & 2nd year) and their adult leaders. Only two sessions will be held.

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