Memorial Day Closure

In honor and remembrance of our heroes, Twin Valley Council will be closed Monday, May 30, 2022.

We will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, May 31, 2022

  • Monday – Thursday   8:30 – 5pm
  • Friday                         1-5pm

It’s Scout Night With The MoonDogs!

Scout Night With The MoonDogs
Friday, June 17, 2022
First pitch is at 6:35pm
Franklin Rogers Field
$20 per person

Take me out to the ball game!  Take me out with the crowd!  It’s our annual Scout Night With The MoonDogs event!

Gather your people – mom, dad, sister, brother, grandma, grandpa, EVERYONE and join in the “knock it out of the park” fun event!  

Everyone is invited to attend the meal (5:30pm), game and overnight camping experience.  Following dinner, the Scouts will present the flags at the opening of the game.  Be sure to have your uniform for this!  First pitch is at 6:35pm.  Be Prepared for a few game time antics happening as well!  Remember, it’s SCOUT NIGHT with the MoonDogs, so how will MutNik know to possibly choose you for fun antics, a free baseball and photos?  Wear your uniform!  Immediately following the game get ready for autographs from the MoonDogs on that baseball you receive, run the bases, have some snack, watch a movie then pitch your tent and spend your night in the stadium.    You’ll wake to a light breakfast and be headed home by 9a.m.

Cost to attend this amazing family is event is $20.  This event is held rain or shine (unless the game is called by MoonDogs).

Every person – even grandpa and grandma – needs to complete a Health Form parts A and B.    Health Form Parts A & B

Registration is open until Friday, June 10, 2022.  After this date you may still attend but must contact Liz directly.

Questions please contact Liz Paul at 507-387-0293 or elizabeth.paul@scouting.org

To sign up for the MoonDogs Event click here!

Cub Scout Family Fishing Fun!

Family Fishing Fun!
Saturday, June 11, 2022
8am – 11am; Come and go as you like
$25 per youth (includes fishing pole)
or $10 per youth (without pole)
Various area lakes

Hang a sign on your front door saying “Gone Fishing” and join us for a morning of Family Fishing Fun!  We will meet at the lake at 8am, hand out bait and fishing poles (to those who ordered them) and spend the morning testing our luck against the big ones!  

This event is open to all Cub Scouts and their friends.  Cost is $25 if you need a fishing pole (you’ll get to take it home with you) or $10 if you have a pole.  Bait will be furnished but you are welcome to bring you own as well.

We’ll have snacks and water available.  This is an open house event which begins at 8am and will finish at 11am.

Various lakes will be hosting this morning of Family Fishing Fun!  Those lakes include:
Albert Lea Lake     St. James Lake     Madison Lake at Brey Park     Gomsrud Park in Fairmont     and Spring Lake Park in North Mankato.

Every adult and youth at this event will need a BSA Health Form parts A&B.  

Registration is open until Wednesday, June 8, 2022.  After this date you may still attend but will need to contact Liz directly.

Questions please contact Liz Paul at 507-387-0293 or elizabeth.paul@scouting.org

Click here to register for the Family Fishing Day!

 

 

OA Spring Conclave

OA Spring Conclave
Friday, June 10 – Sunday, June 12, 2022
Cuyuna Scout Camp
All OA members welcome!

Ordeal – Those who have been elected in the OA, will begin their Ordeal on Friday, June 10, 2022 at Cuyuna Scout Camp during the spring Conclave.  Please begin arranging transportation to and from Cuyuna.  

Ordeal candidates should arrive at Cuyuna between noon and 4 p.m. on Friday, June 10th.  Please bring appropriate clothing for the expected weather.  You will also need work clothes and gloves, your uniform, and a clean change of clothes along with your personal items.  Also on your list to bring is rain gear, tent, sleeping bag, ground cloth, and bug repellant.  

Cost for your Ordeal is $65 ($50 if registered by June 1, 2022) and includes:  OA dues for 2022, OA sash, OA handbook, patches, meals for the weekend.  There will also be a trading post open for misc. purchases.

Brotherhood – thank you for your continued faithful service to your fellowman.  Your Brotherhood ceremony will happen during the spring Conclave the weekend of June 10 – 12, 2022, at Cuyuna Scout Camp. Please begin arranging transportation to and from Cuyuna. 

Cost for your Brotherhood is $60 ($45 if registered by June 1, 2022) and includes the Conclave, your new sash and meals for the weekend.  

Order of the Arrow Members – The Conclave is a time of great fellowship.  Please arrive at Cuyuna between noon and 4 p.m. on Friday, June 10th.  Everyone will be camping in designated sites so please plan accordingly.  Cost for conclave is $45 ($30 if registered by June 1, 2022) and includes Friday night supper, 3 meals on Saturday and Sunday breakfast.

Registration is open until June 5, 2022.

Questions please contact Paul Taylor at 507-381-1173 or pt1173@gmail.com

Click Here to register for this great event!

Cub Scout Range Officer Training

Range Officer Training
Sunday, June 5, 2022
Waseca Fairgrounds
2-3:30pm
Free of charge

This training is designed for leaders who will be responsible for the direct supervision of Shooting Sports ranges at Council or Neighborhood Cub Scout events. To be a Range Master, you must be at least 18 years old. Training certification is valid for two years from the date of the course.

This training is a 1.5-hour course that covers setting up a range, safety, handling equipment, maintaining and storing equipment, and instructing Cub Scouts.  

This training is free of charge.

Registration is open until Friday, June 3, 2022.

Questions please contact Erik Karre at erik.karre@scouting.org or call 308-440-2641

Click here to register for this training

OA 12th Annual Golf Classic

12th Annual OA Golf Classic
Friday, June 3, 2022
Shoreland Country Club, St. Peter, MN
Begins at noon
$90 per person or $360 per team of 4

For over 100 years the Order of the Arrow (OA) has recognized Scouts and Scouters who best exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their daily lives.

Proceeds for this event will help assist OA members who are attending the National OA Convention in July 2022.

The 12th Annual OA Golf Classic will be held at the Shoreland Country Club beginning with lunch served at noon.  Golfing begins at 1pm with a Shotgun start.  Stay for dinner following golfing.  There are also extras along the way to help make the day extra fun; such as a silent auction!

Cost to attend this all day event is $90 per person or you can register a team of 4 for $360.

For more information please contact Paul Taylor at 507-387-1173 or pt1173@gmail.com

Click Here to register for this great event!

Escape to Unknown Lands

Escape to Unknown Lands
Friday, May 13 – Sunday, May 15, 2022
Norseland Scout Camp
Friday 6pm – Sunday 10am
$25 per Scout and $10 per Adult
 

Good Afternoon Travelers!  Thank you for booking your group with Troop 24 International Travel Agency.  We are excited to take you on a trip to many “Unknown Lands”.  Your trip begins with  departure on Friday, May 13, 2022, with your departure time of 6pm.  There is no meal on this flight so please eat before you arrive at the airport.  Your return  flight is scheduled for Sunday, May 15, 2022, at 10am.  We are finalizing all of the land excursions.  What we need is a list of each traveling passenger including their excursion choice.  All excursions will be enjoyed Saturday morning, May 14, 2022, from 9am – 11:30am.  A full itinerary will be sent soon.  Excursions will fill up fast, so please book early.  Watch your email for further travel correspondence.  Again, thank you for choosing Troop 24 International Travel Agency.

Registration Opens 

Spring Camp-o-ree is coming together and your Travel Agency, AKA Troop 24, is excited to see so much participation and variety in the countries chosen!  When units come together and are enthusiastic about their participation, it makes the entire event so much fun.

Registration is now open.  Cost for the event is $25 per Scout and $10 per Adult.  During the registration process Scouts will need to select their merit badge for Saturday a.m.  These are your “land excursions”.   

Current Land Excursions are

Citizenship in the World – additional $6 fee; limited to 20 Scouts
Citizenship in the Nation – limited to 20 Scouts
Home Repairs
Scouting Heritage – limited to 12 Scouts
Genealogy
Photography
Fingerprinting
Health Care Professions
Indian Lore – additional fee applies
This event begins on Friday evening with at 6pm check in.  This is also called your “departure time” and units should plan to eat before they arrive at Norseland (also known as the airport).  More details about food will be released later.  Please continue to watch this site and your emails for more information.

Questions please contact your travel agent
Heidi Nelson 
Troop 24 International Travel Agency
mom23nelsons@gmail.com

Click Here to register for this great event!

 

 

Cub Scout Shooting Sports Event

Cub Scout Shooting Sports Events
Saturday, May 21, 2022 at Cedar Point Scout Camp
9am – Noon
$15 per Scout; Adults attend at no cost

Ask any Cub Scout “What’s the favorite thing you do in Scouting?”  Chances are you’ll get shoot BB Guns and do Archery!  

Join us on Saturday morning, May 21st at Cedar Point Scout Camp near Fairmont.  We’ll have the all the ranges set up and your youth can spend the morning shooting BB Guns, firing arrows on the Archery range or hitting the target on the Sling Shot range.

BRING A FRIEND!  Each friend must be accompanied by their parent/guardian.

Every youth will be learning safety techniques on all ranges, will learn how to properly handle BB Guns, Archery equipment and Sling Shots, and will learn some history about each of the 3 shooting sports.  Those Cub Scouts who complete the course will earn their shooting sports award patch and pins.

Please note:  youth in Kindergarten will have a chance to practice their shooting while using Nerf Guns instead of actual BB Guns.  Kindergarteners will participate on archery and sling shot ranges with regular bows, arrows and sling shots.

Each youth, Cub Scout or non-Scout, must have a signed Shooting Sports permission form at the event in order to participate.  Cub-Scout-Shooting-Sports-Permission-Slip  

Every person on camp property, youth and adult/Scout or non-scout, must have a completed health form parts A&B.  

Cost for this event is $15 per youth.  Adults attend at no cost.  Registration is open until Wednesday, May 4, 2022.

Questions please contact Liz Paul at 507-387-0293 or liz.paul@scouting.org.

Click Here to register for this great event!