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Miami Valley Boy Scouts of America

Scout Out An Adventure

Join the 100-year legacy of scouting in the Miami Valley. From new Cub Scouts to treasured alumni, there is a place for you in the Scouts.

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Fall Means Cub Scout Recruitment

School is heading back into session so now is the perfect time to recruit new Cub Scouts.  Packs just need to follow 3 easy steps:

Step 1:  Schedule a recruitment night at your local elementary school.

Step 2:  Update your BeAScout.org pin so new families can find you and register.

Step 3:  Request your recruitment flyers and Facebook ads to get the word out.

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covid – 19 guidelines

Since the beginning of the pandemic, our program pivoted to meet our families where they felt most comfortable; whether that be virtual, hybrid, or in person. Scouts across the Miami Valley Council continue to learn, advance, and stay connected. Learn more about our current guidelines and how to Scout Safely.

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We provide all the vital tools you need to make the most of your involvement with the Scouts, whether you are an eager, first-time Den parent or a youth Scout motivated to advance. Find practical supplies and vital resources here.

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Camping

The camping program in the Miami Valley Council is one of the richest in Ohio, offering resident, day, and weekend camp programs. Operating two world-class properties,  Cricket Holler Scout Camp and Schiewetz Leadership Training Camp, the Council has a strong foothold in the area for outdoor activities, suitable for all types of outings.

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Join Us For Your Next Adventure

We host a wide range of events for Scouts in the Miami Valley. From meetings for our engages leaders too amazing activities for our youth. Find all the information you need to join us on our Calendar.

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About Our Programs

The units within the Miami Valley Council provide the ultimate combination for youth development and family connection: proven programs, dedicated, ever-learning leaders and access to quality outdoor educational facilities. Discover the trail that’s right for you and your family.

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Join Scouts Today!

Scouting is for all. All who are willing to learn and have fun. Scouting follows a faithful legacy of service, achievement, hands-on learning, and lifelong adventure. Find your local unit with the Miami Valley Council.

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About Our Council

Miami Valley Council, BSA guides nearly 5,000 girls and boys in five counties in southwest Ohio. Our dedicated council offers unparalleled programs that teach leadership and citizenship through fun and exciting adventures for the whole family.

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Scouting News

MVC Jamboree Contingent Forming

MVC Jamboree Contingent Forming

Miami Valley Council 2023 National Jamboree Contingent Forming Now! The National Jamboree is back in
Join us for the Eagle Grand Slam!

Join us for the Eagle Grand Slam!

Eagle Class of 2021 We can’t wait to celebrate your achievement! Please save the date
2022 Dayton Dragon Scout Games

2022 Dayton Dragon Scout Games

Break out your tents for a Dayton Dragons Scout Overnight Event! Come as a pack,
Nominations for the Council Executive Board and Upcoming Annual Business Meeting.

Nominations for the Council Executive Board and Upcoming Annual Business Meeting.

The Council Nominating Committee is continuing to seek talent and diversity in our Council's executive
Personnel Update: New Cricket Holler & SLTC Ranger AND Wright Brothers District Executive Vacancy.

Personnel Update: New Cricket Holler & SLTC Ranger AND Wright Brothers District Executive Vacancy.

Jasper Godeke will join our council on April 16 as Ranger for Cricket Holler Scout
‘Eagle In Space’ An Out of This World Experience

‘Eagle In Space’ An Out of This World Experience

'EAGLE IN SPACE'   Youth and Family Meet & Greet with Astronaut Col. Michael E.
New Hours – Scout Shop & Service Center Closed on Wednesdays

New Hours – Scout Shop & Service Center Closed on Wednesdays

To better align the hours of operation of both the Scout Shop and the Service
Commissioner’s Corner – March

Commissioner’s Corner – March

Hello Scouters! First, thanks for all you do for your Units, Districts, and the Miami

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Rentals

Set up camp with your closest friends, family, and unit members at one of our premier outdoor facilities! We also invite local organizations to come experience our sites’ offerings. Discover the camping destination perfect for your upcoming adventure.

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