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Oct. 3 Auction Supports Montana Scouts


September 14, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The catalog for the Oct. 3, North American Auction Co., auction is live on their website: October 3rd, 2020 American Indian & Old West Sale. As you know, restrictions due more >

Silver Beaver Award

Silver Beaver Spotlights, 2020


September 7, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

This page will be updated every Monday. Keep checking back to read about all six of our 2020 Silver Beaver Recipients. DAVID EUBANKS In our second 2020 Silver Beaver recipient more >

It’s More Than Selling Popcorn


September 7, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Why should we sell popcorn when its difficult to sell and overpriced? The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral more >

Camp Staff Scholarship Program, 2020


September 7, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

As we wrap up the summer and shut down our Council Camps, I want to say thanks, to all the wonderful staff for their hard work and enthusiasm this season. more >

Screen-Boosted Scouting

Join Us, “Get Outside” SBS Broadcast


August 24, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The Screen-Boosted Scouting theme for August is, “Get Outside.” Want to hear about this month’s resources? Join the SBS Broadcast Video Call on August 26,  7 to 7:15 p.m., and more >

SE Corner: It’s Time To GROW


August 24, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Now that the Montana Council has completed a very successful camp season at our beautiful K-M Scout Ranch, it is time for our fall recruitment season. Last fall we started more >

Sept. 5 Auction Supports Montana Scouts


August 24, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The catalog for the Sept. 5, North American Auction Co., auction is live on their website: Early September American Indian & Western Sale. As you know, restrictions due to the more >

New Uniform Sale! Save 25% On Uniform Bottoms


August 24, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

What’s better than a brand-new uniform? A brand-new uniform on sale! With the new Scouting year here, we are offering 25% off* uniform shorts, pants or skorts with the purchase of more >

When Did Summer Camp Become All About Merit Badges?


August 10, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Over the past five weeks, a united team of camp staff members from Melita, MOHAB and K-M delivered EPIC weeks of Scouting skills and adventure to over 800 Scouts in more >

A Compass Reading, Screen-Boosted Scouting


August 10, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

When you start something new, whether it is a backpacking trip or a training and communication initiative, the start is exciting and often the easiest part. You are ready to more >

We Have Montana Face Masks


August 10, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Montana face masks are available in three styles: white with Cub Scout ranks, blue with white fleur-de-lis and American Flag with fleur-de-lis. $21.50 each – Size 17 cm x 13 more >

Farewell To Peter Jones, Welcome Levi Knight


August 10, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

It is with bittersweet emotion we announce that Peter Jones – Facility Manager – will be leaving the Montana Council to pursue other opportunities. Peter has served on our Program more >

Gift From Steve Koski, State Farm Insurance


August 10, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

On July 23, 2020, Steve Koski presented Scott Jourdonnais, District Executive of Bitterroot and Mullan Trail Districts, with a check for $500 from the State Farm Companies Foundation Good Neighbor more >

Unit Recharter

Charter Renewal Season Is Upon Us


August 10, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Unit Leaders! Charter renewal season is upon us. There was a fee increase on August 1, 2020, which needs to be accounted for in the paperwork. Leaders can check with more >

SE Corner: Camp Excellence


July 27, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

It is hard to believe that it is the end of July and we only have two weeks of summer camp left at K-M Scout Ranch. The Council Board is more >

Gift From Anthony Cammon & State Farm Insurance


July 27, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

On July 22, Anthony Cammon presented Jory Dellinger, Deputy Scout Executive of the Montana Council, with a check for $500 from the State Farm Companies Foundation Good Neighbor Grant Program. more >

Keep Calm, Scout On


July 27, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Without question, these are difficult times. Who would have thought at the start of the year we would be experiencing a worldwide pandemic with staggering health and economic consequences – more >

Aug. 1 Auction Supports Montana Scouts


July 27, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The catalog for the Aug. 1, North American Auction Co., auction is live on the auction house website: Old West & American Indian w/ Luxury Jewelry August 1st Sale As more >

NYLT Wood Badge Training

Scouts Deserve Great Leaders


July 23, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

We owe it to those we lead and those we form into leaders – and ultimately, ourselves – to be the best-trained Scouts and Scouters we can be. Please take more >

2021 Jamboree Contingents


July 15, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

UPDATE: BSA Postpones 2021 National Jamboree It is with great disappointment we announce that the 2021 National Jamboree has been postponed. Realizing this decision may bring questions, CLICK HERE for more >

A Salute To Webelos


July 13, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

I would like to offer a salute to Webelos! This past week, K-M Scout Ranch ran two Webelos Resident Camp sessions. The feedback has been tremendous. Our young Scouts had more >

Scouts’ Night Out Challenge


July 13, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Out of safety and necessity, we have all been spending more time than usual indoors and in front of our computer screens or phones. This summer, we challenge you to more >

SE Corner: Summer Is Here & Camp Is Underway


June 29, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

June certainly went by quickly! Now that it is summer and getting warm, a lot is going on in Scouting, especially at our beautiful facility K-M Scout Ranch. I am more >

United We Stand


June 15, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Over the past several months, I have been asked a question:  “Are the Boy Scouts of America going to make it through the pending lawsuits and bankruptcy?” Yes. I believe more >

Auction Supports Local Scouting


June 15, 2020  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The catalog for the June 27, North American Auction Co., auction is live on the auction house website: https://northamericanauctioncompany.com/june-2020-collector-sale/ As you know, restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic forced districts more >

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