Everglades District was established in August of 2013. Our District proudly encompasses the path of the legendary “Barefoot Mailman” as our boundaries extend from Southern Blvd. south to the Palm Beach County Line, from the Atlantic Ocean, west to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Everglades Habitat and the Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge. As virtually all of our communities having emerged from the Everglades, we respectfully heed our responsibility to help educate our Scouts about the special place known as the “River of Grass” and help preserve it for future generations.

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2016-2017 Save The Dates

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    2016-2017 Save The Dates 
  • 2017/05/30 Memorial Day Event(s) DATE: 05/30TIME: TBDLOCATION: TBDCOST: Free - Record Service HoursONLINE REGISTRATION: TBDCHAIR: N/AEMAIL: N/AUNIFORM: Full Class ADETAILS: TBD
    Posted Jul 24, 2016, 8:28 AM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
  • 2017/06/05 to 06/09 EVERGLADES DISTRICT DAY CAMP Theme TBDDATE: 06/05 to 06/09TIME: 9 AM to 4 PM (Early and Late Care available for extra fee)LOCATION: John Prince Park Smythe Pavilion - Lake WorthCOST: Early Bird $90 until 04/14; OnTime  $115 until May 1st; Late Registration $140 AFTER May 1stFull Time Volunteers pay $50 - ALL PAYMENTS MUST BE MADE BY May 14th.ONLINE REGISTRATION: https://www.gulfstreamcouncil.org/daycampsCHAIR: Kristen HansonEMAIL: N/AUNIFORM: Cub Scout Day Camp Class B RequiredDETAILS: Crafts! Advancement! Games! Adventure! FUN!FORMS: You must turn in the following forms (Health Form Part AB, Notarized Permission Slip, Participant Essentials). Volunteers you must also submit Youth Protection Training Certificate.All Forms can be downloaded from ...
    Posted Jul 24, 2016, 8:25 AM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
  • 2017/06/14 Flag Day DATE: 06/14TIME: 6 PM to 7 PMLOCATION: Bryant Park - Lake WorthCOST: Free - Record Service HoursONLINE REGISTRATION: N/ACHAIR: N/AEMAIL: N/AUNIFORM: Full Class ADETAILS: Show up in Class A and help hand out flags to guest and stand on stage as part of the color guard.
    Posted Jul 24, 2016, 8:03 AM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
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JUST ADDED - More Save the Dates

  • 2017 Everglades District Cub Scout Day Camp 2017 Everglades and Lighthouse District Day CampsEVERGLADES DAY CAMPDATE: 06/12 THRU 06/16LOCATION: Smythe Pavillion @ John Prince Park - Lake WorthTIME: 9 AM TO 4 PM Early Drop off  8 AM and Late Pickup 5 PM available for $5 dayCOST: EARLY BIRD Discount Available$90.00 per camper if registered by April 1, 2017 (Sailfish/Lighthouse extended to May 1)$115.00 per camper if by May 1, 2017 (Sailfish/Lighthouse extended to June 1)$140.00 per camper after May 1, 2017 (Sailfish/Lighthouse extended to June 1)$10.00 per Tiger PartnerStaff children get a DISCOUNT! If you are a full time volunteer – an adult who works all five days of camp ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2017, 5:08 PM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
  • 2016-2017 Shooting Sports Merit Badge Weekend    Shooting Sports Merit Badge WeekendTake aim at the joys of shooting with the Shooting Sports Merit Badge Weekend. Each discipline is offered in limited supply so register early!Archery limited to 16 Scouts -- $25Rifle limited to 16 Scouts -- $25Shotgun limited to 8 Scouts -- $65Please bring a signed blue card, merit badge book, chair, cup, bag meals, etc. If adequate leadership is attending from your unit, you may opt to camp, but must provide your own personal camping gear and supplies. Otherwise, this is considered a day event only. (Please note in the comments if you are planning on camping.)Shooting Sports MB - September 2016September 10, 2016REGISTER TODAYShooting Sports Merit Badge Weekend - Feb 2017 ...
    Posted Jul 24, 2016, 8:52 PM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
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2016-2017 Leader Training Events

  • 2018 Wood Badge Wood Badge 2018Welcome to Wood Badge, the ultimate leadership training program for the adult leaders of the Boy Scouts of America. Experience Week #1 of 2 which reflects the best of nearly a century of Scouting experience. This course draws upon the most current leadership models used by corporate America, academic circles, and successful outdoor leadership organizations throughout the country. Join us and discover the best of the traditions and experiences of Wood Badge and explore the latest in leadership theory and team development.For more information Contact GSC Office8335 N Military TrailPalm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410 P: (561) 694-8585F: (561) 694-9050bsagsc@scouting.orgWood Badge S4-85-18February 16, 2018 to ...
    Posted Apr 15, 2017, 7:55 AM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
  • 2016-2017 Cub Scout BB & Archery Certification Cub Scout BB & Archery CertificationDATES: 12/03/2016; 02/11/2017; 05/21/2017LOCATION: Tanah KeetaCOST: TBDCHAIR: Stan Oblaczynski stano-scouts@comcast.netGet Certificated and learn the new rules to the Cub Scout Shooting Sports programNew Cub Scout Shooting Sports AwardsHave you heard about the newCub Scout Shooting Sports Awards?  The requirements were recently released and posted onScouting’s program updates page.Because the BB gun and Archery belt loops and pins are no longer available, Cub Scouts needed a new way to be recognized for this shooting sports achievementsWhile the program is brand new, a couple of things haven’t changed.Shooting sports are only allowed at district or ...
    Posted Apr 15, 2017, 8:24 AM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
  • 2016-2017 Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) Basic Adult Leader OrientationRegister so you can take your pack camping! Starts at 9 at the Ponderosa campsite. Please bring a camp chair, pencil and paper, water bottle and sunscreen. Ends at 3 p.m.LOCATION: Tanah Keeta Scout Camp - Ponderosa Campsite (Tentitive)TIME: 9 AM to 3 PMCOST: TBDDATES: TBD - Usually offered twice a year during the Fall Family and Spring Family Camp Out
    Posted Jul 24, 2016, 8:10 PM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
  • 2016-2017 University of Scouting (UofS) University of ScoutingAre you ready for the challenge? Training for ALL levels of Scouting! Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Venture leaders as well as youth opportunities. Don't miss this opportunity!$20 early bird rate begins May 1, and ends August 14, 2016.Register for only $30 until September 10.Lunch and a full day of training is included.Late registration is $40 per peson. (Lunch is not guaranteed and class selection is limited.)Watch for the University Scheduling Guide to appear here soon!https://www.gulfstreamcouncil.org/UoS2016C: Rhonda L Park, Council Training ChairE: rhondapark@yahoo.comP: (561) 358-4612 University of Scouting September 24, 2016REGISTER TODAY University of ScoutingSeptember 23, 2017Attached is ...
    Posted Jul 25, 2016, 4:42 AM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
  • 2016-2017 Fundamentals of Trianing Fundamentals of TrainingThe Fundamentals of Training is the BSA’s basic training course intended for youth and adult trainers. Designed to introduce Scouting trainers to the BSA teaching techniques and skills. Upon completion trainers will be able to apply the techniques learned across the BSA’s leadership programs, from unit-level youth leader training taught by youth for youth, to position-specific and supplemental training for adult leaders such as Wood Badge staff. Course content includes:Why and How We Train LeadersCharacteristics of Good TrainersHow People LearnFlip Chart & Power Point presentationsTraining Methods.Click Day Trainings to register for this training at the Gulf Stream Council Service Center.https://www.gulfstreamcouncil.org/fundamental8335 N. Military ...
    Posted Jul 24, 2016, 7:49 PM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
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  • Check here to see who is hosting a fundraiser!
    If you are hosting a fundraiser and would like to get it up on our website and Facebook page, click News, then Fundraising. Fill out the Unit Fundraising Application / Unit Money-Earning Application, get approval from our DE and then it can be posted!
  • Help Support Camp Tanah Keeta Dorm Flooring Project Help Support Camp Tanah Keeta Dorm Flooring ProjectGreetings to all of Gulfstream Council’s Troops, Packs and Crews.We are putting out the word to help fund the new ...
    Posted Feb 1, 2017, 7:44 PM by Kimberly Schoolcraft
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Pack & Troop News

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