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All Girl Troop 363 Launched in New Braunfels Recently Added Content

Read article by Lindsey Carnett for The Herald-Zeitung dated February 22, 2019 titled "Girls, now Let's get in formation; first regional girls Boy Scout Troop formed in NB". READ ON...

Webelos Outdoor Adventure Camp - Summer 2019! Recently Added Content

This camp is for all Webelos 1 and 2 to attend a longer camp to help prepare them for Scouts BSA Summer Camp. Read on for more information....

Join us for FUN and CRITTERS: Wood Badge Spring 2019

By all accounts, Wood Badge is the most FUN you can have while doing BSA training - read on for more information...

Come Bird With Us in 2019!

We are partnering with experts from the San Antonio Audobon Society to provide bird walks at McGimsey Scout Park. This is a quarterly event, free to here for more details...

Interested in being a Den Chief? Attend one of our Den Chief Trainings in 2019

A den chief is a Boy Scout, Varsity Scout, or Venturer assisting a Tiger, Wolf, Bear, or Webelos Scout den.

Introducing the 2019 Camp Card Challenge

The 2019 Camp Card Challenge provides a sales strategy for your Scouts. In addition to the potential for increased sales, participating Scouts will be entered in a single drawing for one (1) $250 Gift Card to Main Event.

Campership Applications to Attend Summer Camp 2019 Now Open Online

Find more information in this article, then click on the link included to see the steps and the link to submit the application for a Campership.

ON MY HONOR - National Certificate of Merit to Koal Schaub

The Alamo Area Council is proud to announce the awarding of a National Certificate of Merit to Koal Schaub for his actions in helping an individual in need. READ ON...

McGimsey Scout Park is Hiring Day Camp Staff for 2019

McGimsey Cub Scout Day Camp runs for 6 weeks and is looking for staff to hire for 2019. Please click here for more details...

2019 Camp Card Sale Registration Opens Wednesday, January 9

Unit Registration for the 2019 Camp Card Sale begins Wednesday, January 9.

USS Lexington Scout Night 2019

All Scouts are invited to the USS Lexington Scout Night 2019 in August 17-18 in Corpus Christi, Texas.

JUN-JUL: Cub Scout Day Camps 2019

Come out to our exciting day camps this year, and experience a week of adventure. Accept the challenge and join the fun at this years Game of Cubs. These week-long camps occur throughout the summer, and are open to Cub Scouts Tiger-Webelos.

Sea Scout and Venturer Selected to Speak at Report to Nation in 2019

The Boy Scouts of America, Alamo Area Council is proud to announce that one of our own, Michalea Oakes of Sea Scout Ship 26 and Venturing Crew 804, has been selected as one of 12 delegates to speak at REPORT TO NATION.

New Scouts BSA Brand Guidance Training

As the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has welcomed girls into Cub Scouts this year and older girls into the Scouts BSA program starting on February 1, 2019, it is important that families understand the program or organization they are joining. READ ON...

Unit Money Earning Project Application Form

As we prepare to embark upon a new year in Scouting, with many new volunteer scout leaders, one of the important elements of successful units is the unit money-earning program that is provided for Scout units to help finance their activities and to help make Scouting accessible to every youth, regardless of financial capacity. READ ON...

See if YOU Can Survive This Weekend at Bear Creek!

This year's Council Wide Campout is the Bear Creek Survival. We will be offering all sorts of activities focused on survival and learning or practicing lots of scout skills. We are amping up our Saturday evening show this year! Webelos are invited to attend on Saturday through Sunday and will camp in the Valley. You won't want to miss this one!....

Can My Troop or Pack Make Money by Selling Scout Fiesta Medals

We've had several inquiries over the last couple months regarding Alamo Area Council units interested in raising money by selling things besides Trails-End Popcorn and our Camp Camp risk free sales offerings. What about selling Boy Scout branded Fiesta medals? READ ON to find out...

Cub Scout Adventure Day- Fishing Derby

Need something to do? We have the event for you! This is an easy event that doesn't take up the whole day, but your Cub Scout will appreciate you giving time to help them have fun!...

Scout Night with San Antonio Rampage

Join us for a night you won't want to miss! Cheer on the San Antonio Rampage Hockey Team as they take on the Chicago Blackhawks, So join us on March 23, 2019 at 7:00 PM and show your Scout spirit.

MAY: Hornaday Weekend 2019

Do you enjoy nature and the great outdoors? Then please join us for the Alamo Area Council Hornaday Award Weekend.

APR: Scouts Support 2019 Battle of Flowers Parade

Every April, downtown San Antonio becomes the site of a citywide celebration – the Battle of Flowers® Parade. Since 1891, the women volunteer members of the Battle of Flowers® Association have produced a parade to honor the fallen heroes of the Alamo and to commemorate the victory at the battle of San Jacinto. READ ON...

Request a Visit from the Order of the Arrow for your unit!

If you are interested in scheduling a visit from your Order of the Arrow Chapter, follow these instructions....

College of Commissioner Science 2019

College of Commissioner Science is on Saturday, March 9 from 8am to 4pm.

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