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Introducing Scouting To New Families


August 13, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

It is hard to believe that summer is closing upon us and fall is right around the corner! With fall comes the opportunity to welcome new youth to our great more >

Building Leadership Skills: Wood Badge 2018


August 13, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

“The whole principle of the Scouting Movement should be impressed in the training…” – Robert Baden-Powell Are you looking for an opportunity to build your skills as a leader, as more >

Register, Inaugural Family Shooting Sports Day


August 13, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

We would like to invite you to come to participate in the first annual K-M Scout Ranch Family Shooting Sports Day.  This is an event is for all family members more >

SE Corner: Welcome Gary Ely, New Council Commissioner


August 13, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

I would like to take this opportunity to formally introduce our new Council Commissioner Gary Ely. Please join the Montana Council staff along with Scouts and volunteers across the state more >

2018 District Popcorn Kick-Offs


August 13, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

It’s that time of year again – can you smell it in the air – Popcorn Time! Don’t miss out on all the new information that will be given out more >

Eagle Scout Reception 2018


August 13, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Eagle Scouts of all ages, from all Councils, and your families are cordially invited to the annual free Eagle Scout Reception on Friday, August 17, 2018, 5:00-7:00 pm at the more >

SE Corner: A Good Turn & Its Impact


July 30, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Every once in a while, I come across a story that makes me smile and restores my faith in mankind. Just recently, it was this one quoted below. While I more >

Bigfork Pack 4923 Featured on Scoutingwire!


July 30, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

This post originally appeared on Scoutingwire on July 18, 2018. This Cub Scout Hopes To Be The First Female Eagle Scout in Montana Story by Lido Vizzutti of the Montana Council more >

Are You Ready For World Scout Jamboree, 2019?


July 30, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The original of this story was published on “Bryon on Scouting: A Blog for the BSA’s Adult Leaders” on Aug. 1, 2017. As we gear up for this exciting event, the more >

Unit Leaders, Make Every Hour Count


July 16, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Every year our Scouts accumulate endless service hours helping to make our communities a better place to live. Unfortunately, often they are not given the credit for the time they more >

SE Corner: Service To Others


July 16, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Hello Scouts, Scouters and Friends, I sincerely hope you are getting the opportunity to enjoy some of the warmest Montana days and be outside with family and friends. As I more >

Akela Land: FREE, Register By July 20, 2018


July 16, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Akela Land is a family-oriented camping experience for Cub Scout Tigers, Wolves and Bears with their Families. Any and all families members are welcome and encouraged to come to participate more >

Shooting Sports

Family Shooting Sports Day Coming to K-M


July 16, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Take out your calendars and save the dates of Sept 14th – 16th, 2018.  K-M Scout Ranch will be hosting the first ever Montana Council Shooting Sports Day.  All Scouting more >

Enrich Your Leadership Skills, Wood Badge 2018


July 16, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Join us in September 2018 at the recently renovated K-M Scout Camp – Sept. 6-8 and Sep. 20-22 – for leadership training that will change your life! Wood Badge is more >

Personal Perspective: Why Wood Badge


June 29, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Wood Badge is important training designed to challenge us, test our limits, offer insight into the emotional roller coaster of our Scouts as they advance through the program, give meaning more >

SE Corner: Our Incredible Summer Starts Now


June 29, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Over the past two weeks, I have had the opportunity to travel to all four of our Montana Council properties and I would like to take a moment to recognize more >

Congrats MOHAB On NCAP Accreditation


June 29, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The Montana High Adventure Base (MOHAB) recently achieved its NCAP accreditation and is already into another great season. of adventures! They faced record snowpack for the Teton Marias range and had more >

Congrats: New Staff & New Roles


June 29, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Dustin Shoemake – District Director A big congratulations to Montana Council field staff member Dustin Shoemake on his promotion to Field Director. Dustin began his role with Team 315 in more >

Council Camporee: Incredible & So Much More


June 18, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

This past weekend, I had the privilege to attend the 2018 Council Camporee – an event catering over 650 Scouts, Volunteers and Partners for several days of Scouting adventure at more >

YPT Training, A How-To


June 18, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

As most have heard by now, there is a new Youth Protection Training module available from the National Office.  It is required that every adult member with direct contact with more >

2018 Golf Classic A Success


June 18, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The 2018 Montana Golf Classic was held Friday, June 15, 2018, with over 80 registered golfers in swinging for glory and supporting Scouting in Montana. We couldn’t have planned a more more >

Council Camps looking for Key Staff


June 4, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

As the summer season is coming fast and the Council Camps are making preparations for their summer camp operations, there are still a few key positions that we are still more >

YPT, By The Numbers


June 4, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Hello Fellow Scouters: From the computer of the council YPT Champion, thanks for getting to the following levels of our District Compliance numbers. There is much work to do and more >

UPDATED: 2018 Council Camporee


June 4, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Approximately 1,000 Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers, Explorers and their leaders from across Montana will gather for the Montana Council Camporee Thursday, June 14th through Sunday, June 17th at the more >

Sporting Clays In Billings Was A Blast!


June 4, 2018  |  by Lido Vizzutti

May held true in Montana and delivered a rainy weekend for the Sporting Clays event in Billings sponsored by Stockman Bank. Just before the shotgun start, the rain stopped and more >

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