Council Annual Dinner Success!

Nearly 500 Scouters and volunteers joined us at the Gateway Center in Collinsville, IL to celebrate 23 outstanding volunteers with the Silver Beaver Award, while executive committee member David Steward received Scouting’s highest honor- the Silver Buffalo Award.

Our photographers took hundreds of photos during the evening. The pictures will be available to view next week on our Flickr site:

Council Annual Dinner – Register by June 1!

The 2017 Council Annual Meeting and Recognition Dinner is just a week away! Make plans to join us on Wednesday, June 7 at the Gateway Center in Collinsville, IL. The highlight of the evening is the Silver Beaver Award Ceremony.
The Annual Meeting (for Board Members and Chartered Organization Representatives) begins at 4:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, adjacent to the Annual Dinner facility.
The Annual Recognition Dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Gateway Center. Check-in starts at 5:30 p.m.
*If you are a board member, past Silver Beaver recipient, James E. West Fellow, or member of the Square Knot Society, Eagle Scout Association, Alumni Association, or Emerging Leaders Network, please plan to join us for a private reception in the Mississippi Room at the Gateway Center at 5:15 p.m.
Congratulations to our 2017 Silver Beaver honorees!
Debra Aerne (Board)
Larry Henderson (Pathfinder)
Gregory Mills (Ozark Trailblazers)
Michael Brand (New Horizons)
Betty Hrdlicka (Osage)
Thomas Minogue (Board)
Darrell Case (Gravois Trail)
Rollin Jackson (Grand Towers and Boone Trails)
Keith Mueller (River Trails)
Chad Deschane (St. Clair)
Gil Kauffmann (Gravois Trail)
Brian Slack (St. Clair)
David DeVeydt (New Horizons)
Paul Ke (New Horizons)
Marvin Stith (Illini)
Robert Graebe (Board)
Paul Kessler (North Star)
Scott Wilson (Board)
Steven Hancock (Egyptian)
Michael Lohff (Thunderbird)
Tom Zeuner (Gravois Trail)
Heather Henderson (Pathfinder)
Albert Ludwig (North Star)

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.

For more information and registration, click the link: