COUNCIL RECOGNITION DINNER:
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 | 6:30 p.m.
Gateway Center | One Gateway Drive, Collinsville, IL 62234
Join us for this late-spring event, which is open to all GSLAC Scouters, highlighted by the presentation of the year’s Silver Beaver Awards. The Silver Beaver Award is the highest recognition a Boy Scout council can bestow on an adult volunteer leader. The award is presented to those volunteers who have provided noteworthy service that impacts the lives of youth and and has made outstanding contributions to the Scouting program.
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Wednesday, June 7, 2017 | 4:30 p.m.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel | 1000 Eastport Plaza, Collinsville, IL 62234
Please note: The council’s annual business meeting takes place prior to the recognition dinner.
The purpose of the annual business meeting is to receive annual reports; elect members-at-large, associate and honorary members, National Council members, regular members of the executive board, and officers of the corporation; receive and approve financial reports and statements; and transact other business. Voting by proxy is not permitted; nominations and resolutions are not taken from the floor.
Any resolutions to be discussed during the annual business meeting must be forwarded in writing by May 26, 2017, to the Programs and Resolutions Committee, Greater St. Louis Area Council–Boy Scouts of America, 4568 West Pine Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108-2193.
Nominations for all elective positions should also be sent to the council office by May 26.
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Scouts of all ages are invited to participate in the Memorial Day Good Turn. Check-in for Jefferson Barracks Good Turn, hosted by the Gravois Trail District, runs from 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. in front of Building 24 on the Missouri National Guard Base adjacent to the ceremony. The procession from the National Guard Base to the cemetery will begin at 12:30 p.m. Upon check-in, the unit leader will receive a unit participation ribbon. A Memorial Day Good Turn patch will be available for $3; segment patch is 50 cents. Please click the link for more information and registration.
JUNE 2 & AUGUST 19 7:05 PM – Pre-game Parade-meet at the centerfield flag pole at 6:15. Campout on the field after the game. Enjoy a movie on the big screen & complimentary popcorn and soda/water. Light breakfast served the next morning.
Every summer thousands of Scouts from all over the region participate in the biggest event of their Scout year, summer camp. During June and July, all four of the Greater St. Louis Area Council’s camp properties come alive with Scouting fun, adventure and advancement opportunities.
Summer camp is where area Scouts gather once a year to make lifelong friends and memories while experiencing the great outdoors and developing valuable lasting skills.
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