Peshewa District Contacts:
District Director – Jason Revord – 765-418-7381
District Executive – – 757-952-4341
District Commissioner –
Peshewa District serves Blackford, Grant, Howard, Miami and Wabash Counties
Peshewa District News Update February 22, 2017
2017 University of Scouting Spring Semester
REGISTER BY UNIT, ADD THE INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPANT NAMES, THEN ADD THE COURSE SELECTIONS. The 2017 University of Scouting at Indiana University-Kokomo will allow Scouts to work on, and complete in many cases, merit badge requirements for several different badges. This one day course will offer Scouts the opportunity to attend two (2) courses, led by many professors from Indiana University-Kokomo. Scouters will also be able to take leader courses and become trained for their positions or take elective classes to improve their skills. The cost is $13.50 per person. Lunch included. Registration deadline is 3:00 PM 3/10/2017. There will be patches for anyone registered and paid in full by 3:00 PM on 3/3/2017. NO WALK-INS. PREREGISTRATION IS A MUST.
Discover Tech: Merit Badge Day
REGISTER AS INDIVIDUALS!!! This event is held at the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library South Branch at 1755 E Center Rd in Kokomo, IN. Scouts may take 2 merit badges offered. The choices include Engineering, Electronics, and Robotics. The cost is $13.50 per Scout and $6.50 per adult (for lunch). No walk-ins – pre-registration is a must! Registration deadline is 3 PM on March 15, 2017.
Wood Badge C6-162-17
REGISTER AS AN INDIVIDUAL. You MUST complete BOTH weekends in order to complete the entire course. Dates are April 28-30 at Camp Buffalo and May 19-21 at Cary Camp. A $50 deposit is due at registration. The total cost is $230 if paid in full by February 10, 2017; the price increases to $250 after 2/10/2017 and must be paid in full by March 25, 2017.
Peshewa District Cub Scout Pinewood Derby
When: Saturday, April 22nd 10 AM – 2 PM
Where: Markland Mall, 1114 17th Street, Kokomo, IN 46902
Will be in the center court by the Chipotle entrance, the cost for Scouts wanting to race will be $5. We will also have an Outlaw Race for family members and leaders of Scouts. They will pay $5 to sign up. We will also have voting for best design for both the Scouts and outlaw racers.
Cub Scout Day Camp 2017 – Bug Hunter Day Camp
Hidden Lake Resort Fairmount, June 20-23, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Go Fishing! Swimming in a lake! Shoot BB guns, bows & arrows and sling shots. Wood working for all ranks! Tree ID and Bug Hikes! Building Bug Catchers! Sports and Games! Obstacle course building and racing! Bug Crafts! Banquet and Family Campfire Friday night! Early registration is $65* (Early deadline is May 19). After May 19, registration is $75. You will get a patch and T-shirt with day camp. Bring your own lunch every day for camp. Friday we will have a Family Banquet and Camp Fire starting at 4:00 PM.
Day Camp Staff
We are looking for both adults and youth that would be interested in helping with day camp. Your job would be to help guide Cub Scouts through a game and/or activity. For more info., please contact: Daniel Farnell, Camp Director at 765-553-1750 or the Hingst Scout Service Center at 765-452-8253.
New Eagle Scouts:
Matthew Bowser Troop 530
Draven Burkholder Troop 429
Turner Parke Troop 429
Harrison Reed Troop 519
John Pike Troop 506
Investment in Character Family Presentation Dates
Scoutmasters and Cubmasters, please email the dates for your Family Investment in Character presentation to or as soon as possible.
Check Out the 2016 – 2018 Council Support Incentive Program
Eagle Scout Chairs:
Kokomo & Peru: , 765-398-5050
Wabash & Marion: , 765-661-8021
Marion: , 765-668-8961
Cub Scout Pack Contact Information By Area:
Below are links to Cub Scout Pack Unit Information which includes City, Meeting Location Address, Meeting Night & Time, and Unit Leader Contact Name, Phone # and Email Address.
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