MyCouncil®  |  Cart (0)  |  Join  |  Sign In

Welcome to the Redwood Empire Council BSA             

Your official REC-BSA council website, supported by your generous Friends of Scouting annual donations.

Today's Top Stories

Orca Lodge Order of the Arrow Fellowship - July 6-9 at Camp Noyo

Greetings Orca Lodge! It’s been a long time since our last fellowship, but at long last, we're pleased to announce the upcoming Orca Lodge Summer Fellowship at Camp Noyo. Our weekend will include a special lodge shoot with opportunities to practice your marksmanship in rifles, shotguns, and archery. Not only that, but we will be riding the historic Skunk Train right to the gates of camp.

BSA Youth Protection Training Revised 2/1/2018

The National Council BSA has released the revised Youth Protection Training for all BSA and Exploring volunteers. All volunteers will need to complete the new YPT on or before October 1. Click here for details direct from BSA...

Guide to Safe Scouting Revised with Significant Changes Recently Added Content

The BSA recently revised the Guide to Safe Scouting to include changes to our Youth Protection Policies and other recent safety policy changes. Click here for more info...

BSA Expands Programs to Welcome Girls - from Cub Scouts to Highest Rank of Eagle Scout

Beginning in June 2018, BSA will open Cub Scouting to girls in girl-specific dens, and in February 2019, will open Scouts BSA troops for girls. See linked article for more information.

Merit Badge Applications "Blue Cards" not replaced by Scoutbook software

With the advent of Scoutbook software, many have asked if Scoutbook has replaced or will substitute for Merit Badge Applications (known as Blue Cards), and the answer is emphatically no. Click here to read the article from the March-June 2018 edition of BSA Advancement News...

Copyright © 2014 Redwood Empire Council. All rights reserved
Web Site Powered By ScoutTools®