Peshewa District

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 Universitty 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 Universitty-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 or 3 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.

2017 Art Anderson Bowl-A-Thon

All youth and adults are welcome, Scouts and Non-Scouts. All proceeds will support the Art Anderson Bowl-A-Thon Campership Fund top help youth go to summer camp. Check in at Noon & Bowling at 1:00 PM. Early Bird Fee (By Feb. 8th) $20 & After Feb. 8, regular fee is $25. For more information, contact Scout office at 765-452-8253 or Jeremy Ramberger at 765-868-3034.

 

2017 Sagamore Council Wood Badge Course 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.

 

Cub Scout Day Camp Staffing Needs

We are looking for youth, and adults, to assist with Day Camp Staff with any, or all, of the four days of Day Camp. We particularly are looking for Boy Scout youth who would like to be part of our Day Camp Staff. Day Camp volunteers would work with campers and be part of implementing the program of Day camp. Anyone interested in being part of Day Camp Staff should contact or .

 

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

2016-18 Council Support Incentive Announcement

Council Support Incentive Program Verification Form 2016

Council Support Incentive Program Verification Form 2017

Council Support Incentive Program Verification Form 2018

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.

Kokomo_Russiaville_Greentown Cub Scout Pack Info

Peru_North Miami_Bunker Hill Cub Scout Pack Info

Gas City_Fairmount_Oak Hill_Upland_Marion Cub Scout Pack Inf

 

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New Eagles

Theodore Banaszak        Troop 508

Cameron Shane              Troop 519