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2020-2021 Planning Calendar

The Southwest Florida Council and Manatee District Planning Calendar for the 2020-2021 year is now available. Click on the image below.

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Scouter Gone Home

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

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MALT registration extended

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BSA Names Roger C. Mosby as new CEO and President

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

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Roundtable this Thursday, January 2, 2020

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

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Revised Annual Health & Medical Record – NOW LIVE!

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

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Manatee County Fair Scout Booth

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

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Thank you to all of our Veterans

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Potential Eagle Scout Leadership Project

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

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Winterfest Registration

Cub Scout Winterfest is Dec. 6-8 at Camp Flying Eagle. Registration closes on Nov. 21. This event fills up and a waiting list will be started when the maximum number of participants is reached. Do not wait too long to … Continue reading

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