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In Observance of the Independence Day Holiday, the Great Southwest Council Service Center will be closed on Monday, July 3rd, and Tuesday, July 4th. Regular business hours will resume on Wednesday, July 5th.

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Unit Kernals! - It's Time to Sign Up for the Fall Popcorn Sale! Signing up before June 2, 2017 gets your unit an extra 1% commission. Click here to sign up!

Scout Day at the Isotopes!

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Saturday, August 12, 2017

2017 Friends of Scouting

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Please take a moment to support the Great Southwest Council through our annual giving campaign. All donations stay locally to support Scouting in the Great Southwest Council!

Other Announcements!

2nd Annual

Camp Leader Adventure Weekend

@ Gorham Scout Ranch

Saturday July 15 – Sunday July 16th


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Click Here to See the Great Southwest Council's 2016 Annual Report

Cub Scout Leader Pow Wow - SAVE the DATE
Saturday, November 4 - Van Buren Middle School
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Online Registration is Here!
Many asked for it, and now it's here! Go paperless and accept online membership applications through Click here for all of the details!

Sign Up for Webelos Week in the Woods!
Webelos Week in the Woods is July 17-21 at Gorham Scout Ranch
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Sign up Now for 2017 Wood Badge!
The Great Southwest Council is offering a Wood Badge Course this September at Gorham Scout Ranch.  Please visit this link to learn more and sign up!

Sign up Now for 2017 Powderhorn!
The Great Southwest Council is offering a Powderhorn Course this August at Gorham Scout Ranch.  Please visit this link to learn more and sign up!

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It's not too late to sign up for Cub Scout Day Camp. Click here!

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Gorham Scout Ranch 2017 Summer Camp Registration is still OPEN!

Find out more about how to register your unit for Summer Camp and what we have to offer!
Visit the Gorham Scout Ranch Website

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Just Serve connects volunteers with opportunities to care for others and improve our community. is provided as a service by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


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