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Upcoming Events & News
Eykamp Scout Center and Scout Shop are currently closed due to COVID-19 concerns. 
For Scout Shop arrangement and appointment options contact Jeff Wedding at jeffrey.wedding@scouting.org
Appointment times are limited 

University of Scouting

Virtual Event

All Scouting adults are invited!

Saturday, November 21

University of Scouting is one day of supplemental trainings. Outdoor Ethics, Scouting Safely, Hiking and Backing Techniques, Life to Eagle, and so much more!


Recharter Training

Virtual Event

Thursday, December 10

6:30pm CST

This training is for leaders who need to learn (or relearn) how to complete their unit recharter. 


Volunteer Award Nominations

Due: Thursday, December 31

Do you know a Scouting volunteer who has gone above and beyond? Consider recognizing them by submiting their name for the District Award of Merit or the Silver Beaver Award.

The District Award of Merit: A nominee must have rendered noteworthy service to youth in Scouting, outside Scouting, or both. This service may consist of a single plan or decision that contributed vitally to the lives of large numbers of youth or it may have been given to a small group over an extended period of time.

The Silver Beaver Award: This is a council-level distinguished service award of the Boy Scouts of America. Recipients of this award are registered Scouters who have made an impact on the lives of youth through service given at the council level.

Higher Education Scholarhships

Due: Thursday, December 31

Scouts who are graduating seniors or under-graduate college students not yet 20 years old are eligible to apply for scholarships through Buffalo Trace Council.

BTC Eagle Scout Scholarship

Mary E. Julian Scholarship

Eagle Scout Project of the Year

Due: Thursday, December 31

Did you earn your Eagle Rank in 2020? Submit your Service Project for the Eagle Scout Service Project of the Year.

The council winner will be recognized at the Council Court of Honor and their application will be sent to the Central Region. The Regional winner will be recognized in Boy's Life Magazine and the application sent to National. The National winner will receive $2,500 to be used toward educational expenses.

Show Your Support

Buffalo Trace Council

Eykamp Scout Center Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:30 to 5:00

Gaither Scout Shop: By Appointment Only

Monday - Friday 8:30 to 5:00

All Times are Central Time

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