Building Tomorrow's Leaders through Scouting
- 8/20/18 - While various activities and youth groups teach basic skills and promote teamwork, Scouting goes beyond that and encourages children to achieve a deeper appreciation for service to others in their community.
What Scouting Offers Your Kids -
8/8/18 - Calling all families! Scouting gives youth the opportunity to enjoy activities including fishing, hiking, camping and watersports, while learning fundamental social skills. Visit your local library on September 12 for Join Scouts Day.
Sale of Chesterfield Scout Reservation on July 18
- 7/26/18 -
The Western Massachusetts Council of the Boy Scouts of America announced the sale of the 186-acre Chesterfield Scout Reservation to a buyer who plans to maintain the property and continue to offer outdoor programs.
A Foundation Built by an Oath and Laws
- 7/12/18 - The foundation that Scouting provides is built upon a code of conduct exemplified by the Scout Oath and the 12 points of the Scout Law. Scouting provides youth with an opportunity to try new things, provide service to others, build self-confidence and reinforce ethical standards.