POWWOWS AROUND THE U.S.
From James Ball (Central Florida
The U of Scouting for the Central Florida Council (one of the country's
largest -see Scouting Mag. May-June'99, p27) will be held on Sat. Oct. 23,
at Univ. HS. The cost again this year is projected to be $6. This year we
will have about 300 faculty Scouters reaching out to an estimated 1500
10 Council (Dallas area) Pow Wow is scheduled for Saturday, October
30. Location to be determined. Details can be probably obtained from
the Council office: 214-902-6700.
It's a lot earlier than the ones we've had in the past that take
place in January.
The Pow Wow for the Coastal Carolina Council is in
Charleston, SC, and cover most of the SC Coast. This years Pow Wow, "Turn Back the Clock", will be
held Nov. 20, at Middleton High
School. For information about
registration, participants may contact our Scout Office at (843)
763-0305. The cost will be $20.00,
and will include 4 classes and a Blue and Gold Banquet, plus an electronic Pow
Wow book (paper copies to cost extra),
a mug, and "extras".
Registration forms will be mailed out to registered leaders in the
Council, but if someone from outside the council would like to attend, they
can request a form by emailing me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I plan to make these forms available by
Council (ƒort Worth, TX) University of Scouting is currently
scheduled for Saturday, November 6.
Tukabatchee Area Council will be holding its Pow Wow in
Location: Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1728 S. Hull St. Montgomery, AL
Date: December 4, 1999
Time: 8:00 AM
Fee: $10.00 early-bird, else $15.00 - includes "Blue & Gold"
meal, Pow Wow Book and tons of resources.
Theme: "Cub Scout Spirit"
Num. of classes: 30+
Contact(s): Anne Parramore, Chair, (334) 279-7544
Karl Ward, Asst. Chair, (334) 272-8976
Notes: Special Cub Scout Trainer Wood Badge joint beading ceremony at the
Blue & Gold.
Karl Ward, District Training Chairman, "I used to be a Buffalo",
Sauk Trail Council will hold it's PowWow on January 22, 2000 at Saline
High School in Saline MI. This event will include training sessions for Cub
and Boy Scout leaders, as well as a couple of sessions for/about unit
commissioners, new this year. The cost for this will be around $10 for
early registrations. When the final
cost is decided later this month I will have an update on that., but will
decide that later this month. Event contact person is Amy, as she is co-chair
for this event!
Great Sauk Trail Council
1979 Huron Parkway
Ann Arbor MI 48104
or Amy Echlin (734)487-5042 email@example.com
Corinne Stolaruk (734)971-6201 firstname.lastname@example.org
Heart of America Council Pow Wow will be:
Saturday, November 6, 1999
Theme: Scouting For a New
Location: Truman High School,
Contact: Bryan Bolding, HOAC, 10210
Holmes, Kansas City, MO
Cost: Varies with what you want -
Base fee, lunch, book, patch, etc.
Judy Yeager, and a good ole' Bobwhite, too. . .
From Barb Stephens
The Mid-America Council Pow Wow
will be held Saturday, November 13, 1999 from 8:00am - 4:00pm at Boystown
in Omaha, Nebraska. The theme is
"Reflections of the past - Visions of the future." This year the local Girl Scout Council
will be involved - both attending and teaching and we will resurrect Den
Chief training. Cost has not been
set yet, but should be well under $10 to attend, and about $10 for the Pow
Wow book. Watch http://www.novia.net/boyscouts/training.htm for more details.
For questions, call Scouter Services at 402 431-9272.
Beard Council (Cincinnati) will be holding Akela's Workshop on
November 6, 1999.
Ed Milbrada, Cub Roundtable Commr, Ft Hamilton District, Dan Beard Council
Council will be holding the second annual A.C.E.S. program (Adult
Continuing Education in Scouting) on Saturday, October 30, 1999. The course
will be held at John Muir Middle School in Wausau, Wisconsin. A.C.E.S. grew
out of the Council's PowWow, adding courses for Boy Scout Leaders, as well
as Boy Scouts. Interested parties can contact Samoset Council at
Suburban Council's PowWow is November 6th, 1999 Being held at Oakton
Community College in DesPlaines ILL.
Theme is "Follow the Yellow Blue Road - To Success" Registration is at 8:00AM closing around
4:30-5:00PM (hours are not yet set
From Jerry Cub Training Chairman-Nutmeg District
We are having both Pow Wow and a
University of Scouting this coming year. The Pow Wow is November 20th at
East Windsor Jr.-Sr. High School, East Windsor, CT, and we are using a
medieval theme. The University of
Scouting is being held January 22-24, 2000 at Camp Rowland, Niantic, CT. We
offer degrees in Commissioner Science and District Studies, and a
certificate program in Roundtable Science.
Anyone wanting information can call or write the Council Service Center:
Connecticut Rivers Council, BSA
60 Darlin St.
PO Box 280098
East Hartford, CT 06128-0098
POW WOW Nevada Area Council, Reno, Nevada
November 6 1999 at Billinghurst Middle School
Co-Directors Pat Sheen and Pat Slye
Theme: Cub Scout Mystery Theater
Southern Sierra Council, Cub Leader Pow Wow
Saturday, Nov. 13, 1999
Leo B. Hart School
Contact: Randy Thornburg, RCTHORN@aol.com