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Mar 5, 2016

Registration For ScoutWise Is Open!



An all day training event designed to

Inspire, Enlighten and Educate
Scouters in the ways of Scouting

Saturday, March 5, 2016
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Bethany Lutheran College (Honsey Hall)
700 Luther Drive in Mankato, MN

$10 per person register by March 1, 2016

 Concessions provided by the Order of the Arrow or
you may also bring you own lunch



Hey Scouters!  It's time to get ScoutWise!  Join us Saturday, March 5, 2016, for an all day training event designed to inspire, enlighten and educate you on the ways of Scouting. 

For only $10 per person you can take as many classes that fit within your schedule!  Classes are available for adults, both adults and youth, and merit badge classes for Boy Scouts as well.

The Order of the Arrow will host a concession stand to help fund their program or Scouters are welcome to bring their own lunch.  Participants encouraged to bring their laptop or tablets.

Adult classes available include

  • New Cub Scout Program Decoded - Tiger through Arrow of Light Adventures
  • Pack Ceremonies and Pack Pizzaz
  • BB Gun and Archery Training
  • Commissioner Training
  • Journey To Excellence For Your Unit
  • Outdoor Cooking With Dutch Ovens
  • Red Cross First Aid Certifications ($10 additional fee)
  • Scouts With Special Needs

  • Tax Deductions for Scouters
  • Web Resources
  • Building A Strong Troop
  • Indoor Leader Specific Training for Boy Scout leaders
  • Youth Protection Training will be offered every 30 minutes throughout the day!

Adult and Youth classes available include

  • Life To Eagle Seminar
  • Religious Awards and Medals
  • Explorer Explosion; Clubs, Posts and Crews
  • New BSA Troop Rank Requirements
  • Scoutmaster Bucky

Boy Scout merit badge classes include

  • Disabilities Awareness - cancelled due to not having an instructor

  • Radio
  • Robotics
  • Crime Prevention/Fingerprinting
  • Mining In Scouting
  • Weather
  • Chess
  • Geocaching
  • Animation

If interested in volunteering to lead a class please contact Tony Dittrich!

Questions please contact Tony Dittrich at or 507-380-0073

Click here for a planning worksheet  ScoutWise Planning Flyer.pdf