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The Southwest Florida Council and Manatee District Planning Calendar for the 2020-2021 year is now available. Click on the image below.
Scouters, It is my sad duty to inform you that Scouter William Edmond (Bill) Dove, age 91, Bradenton, Florida, died at his home on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. Bill Dove was the first Eagle Scout in Troop 8, having earned … Continue reading
Dear BSA Volunteers and Scouting Ambassadors, I am happy to let you know that earlier this evening, the National Executive Board of the Boy Scouts of America named Roger C. Mosby as the organization’s CEO and President after a focused … Continue reading
Scouters: My, my, my… How time flies! For the most part, the holidays are over and the kiddos head back to school next week. Recharter season is a done deal. Winter Camp is ending. A new year (and the beginning … Continue reading
As announced, the updated BSA Annual Health & Medical Record (AHMR) is now live. https://www.scouting.org/health-and-safety/ahmr/ If you haven’t yet, make sure you delete any hosted older versions of the AHMR. We realize that 2020 will be a transition year where … Continue reading
The 2020 Manatee County Fair opens on Thursday, Jan. 16th and runs through Sunday, Jan. 26th. The theme is “It’s a Big Deal.” For the past dozen or so years, Manatee District has set up a booth in the exhibition … Continue reading
Good afternoon: My name is Suzanne Santangelo and I’m with Centerstone, a non-profit behavioral health and addictions resource in Bradenton. Our clients include patients and their families throughout Manatee and Sarasota Counties and beyond, who come to us for in-patient … Continue reading