Author Archives: Aaron Weissman

Our Scouting Journey to Excellence

Journey to Excellence (JTE) is Scouting’s way to measuring the quality of our program at each of our Packs, Troops, Crews and Teams.  A unit with a high JTE score is a unit that is recruiting youth, advancing them in … Continue reading

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Have you Renewed your Youth Protection Yet?

In the Montana Council, Youth Protection certification must be renewed every year.  If your certification does not have a “2017” on its issue date, it is time to renew again! The Lewis and Clark District will be holding a group … Continue reading

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Register today for Outdoor Leader Training!

We have an incredible IOLS/BALOO class/campout scheduled for this coming October 20-21 behind the Scout Office! Participants will receive all training necessary to take Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts on camping adventures. In addition, we have an all-star training staff … Continue reading

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Outdoor Program Trainers, We Need You!

Our Fall Training season is arriving!  The Lewis and Clark District training team has several trainings scheduled this Fall, and we need your help to make them happen.  See How to Get Trained (Fall, 2017 edition) for a list of upcoming trainings. … Continue reading

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Committee Training in Choteau on August 12

Committee Members also need training!  For a Troop, a Pack or a Crew, a trained unit committee will be better able to work with their chartered partner and be financially prepared to ensure that your boys have an exceptional program. … Continue reading

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How To Get Trained! (Fall, 2017 edition)

Hello Lewis and Clark District! I know it is the middle of the Summer and going through training is the last thing on your mind.  Before you know it, though, it will be Fall and your Pack or Troop will … Continue reading

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Shrine Circus Flag Ceremony Opportunity

The Shriners are looking for Scout units to perform flag ceremonies at the Shrine Circus. The available performances are April 14 at 4 pm (school holiday) and April 15 at 11 am, 3 pm and 7 pm. Please contact Greg … Continue reading

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Scout Day at the Montana Legislature this coming Monday, February 20

Long time Lewis and Clark District Scouter Joe Briggs has organized an interesting and informative day for Boy Scouts at the Montana Legislature this coming Monday, February 20. This opportunity meets requirements for rank as well as merit badge advancement. … Continue reading

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Youth Protection Training Kiosk at Roundtable!

We all know that every Adult Leader in Scouting in the Montana Council needs to complete Youth Protection training every year. Have you completed YPT for 2017 yet?  If not, we are going to try and make it easy for … Continue reading

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Scouting University LOCATION CHANGE

The Location of our Scouting University course on Saturday, November 12 has changed.  The course will now be held at the LDS Stake Center at 1401 9th St NW. There is still time to sign up for position specific training … Continue reading

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