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SE Corner: Season To GROW


August 12, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Thank you to everyone for a great summer. Our theme for this fall is GROW. Grow, Resources, Opportunities and Wins. I know everyone is excited about the fall and recruiting more >

Certified Angling Instructor Course 2019


August 12, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

As a BSA Certified Angling Instructor, you will have the opportunity to learn fundamental Fishing and Fly Fishing Skills, learn how to best teach Scouts those fishing skills, and have FUN! 

Scouting For Everyone


August 12, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

How to Provide Scouting Opportunities to all Youth The 2019-2020 school year is upon us and that means we have the opportunity to invite all youth and families to be more >

Popcorn Kick-Off Training Dates 2019


August 12, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Time to Be Prepared for the Montana Council Popcorn Sale Sale Dates: September 28 – October 20 Popcorn Kick-Off Training Dates: Unit Popcorn Chairs and one unit leader are required more >

SE Corner: An Impressive Summer


July 29, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

In all my years of professional Scouting – including serving five Councils and the National office – I have had the opportunity to see many Scout camps. The Montana camping more >

K-M Lodge Dedication & Luncheon


July 15, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council, proudly invite you to celebrate the dedication of the new K-M Lodge. Food and beverages will be served as part of the festivities. more >

National Summertime Pack Award


July 15, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Just because school classrooms go dark in the summer doesn’t mean Cub Scouting has to. Extend the fun of Cub Scouting into the year’s hottest season by earning the National more >

Leadership Skills Are Key


July 15, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Wood Badge 2019 “The whole principle of the Scouting Movement should be impressed in the training…” – Robert Baden-Powell Trained volunteer leadership is one of the keys to a successful more >

Open Positions, MOHAB


July 15, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

This opportunity is only available for those who love to adventure, who are drawn to the wild outdoors and who belive a dream job includes ultralight backpacking, wilderness packrafting, leading more >

SE Corner: Thank You Staff & Volunteers


July 1, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

It has indeed been a privilege serving as your Scout executive these last six weeks. I have had the opportunity to visit a District Spring Camporee, Wood Badge and NYLT more >

Two Eagle Scouts Help Save Man’s Life


July 1, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Eagle Scouts David and Sam were driving past a park when they noticed a person slumped next to a vehicle. Instead of driving on, Sam turned the car around to more >

Camp Cards & Care Packages


July 1, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Parents. Are you planning on sending your Scouts cards or care packages to camp this year? Remember, send your mail BEFORE the child leaves for camp, otherwise there is a more >

K-M Lodge Grand Opening


June 17, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

You are invited to help celebrate the official dedication of the new Lodge at K-M Scout Ranch. Food and beverages will be served as part of the festivities. Join us more >

Youth Protection


June 17, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The Boy Scouts of America places the greatest importance on creating the most secure environment possible for our youth members. Youth Protection Training is required for all registered volunteers. New more >

Eubank Honored With Silver Antelope


June 3, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

It was an honor to be with our Key 3 and several Montana Council Board members at our National Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado, this past week. On Friday, President more >

Isbell Sisters Receive Venturing’s Highest Honor


June 3, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Klara Isbell and Eva Isbell are the newest Summit Award winners for Montana Council, Venturing’s highest honor. Congratulations. You are examples for all of us. To achieve this recognition, Klara more >

Staff Positions K-M Still Open, 2019


June 3, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

We still have opportunities for some  Scouts who love being outdoors, enjoy mentoring youth to become tomorrow’s leaders and live by the values of the Scout Oath and Law to more >

Scouts Honor Memorial Day 2019


June 3, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Thank you all who participated in Memorial Day activities this year. We witnessed Scouts across the state as they honored those who gave the ultimate sacrifice to our country. There more >

SE Dirk Smith, The Road Ahead


June 3, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

I am honored and excited to officially be on the clock as Montana Council’s Scout Executive. The road ahead is paved with potential and positive possibilities for Scouting in Montana. more >

2019 Camp Specific Needs


May 20, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

The days are slowly growing longer and, to me, that signals the start of summer. More importantly, it means it is time for summer camp! As we make preparations for more >

2019 Nat. Youth Leadership Training


May 20, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Every Scout and Venturing unit is encouraged to send at least one youth to National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT.) This is an exciting, action-packed coed training course designed to provide more >

Now Hiring Missoula Scout Store Associate


May 20, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

We are seeking a full-time Store Associate for the Missoula Scout Store. The position is 30hrs/week, sometimes more, plus benefits. This position is responsible for opening and closing the store, more >

You Shop, Amazon Gives To Montana Scouts


May 20, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

Thank you to all those who have already donated to Montana Council through AmazonSmile, an incredibly easy and meaningful way to support Scouting in Montana by shopping as you normally more >

Inaugural Class Of Female Eagle Scouts


May 15, 2019  |  by Lido Vizzutti

One of the characteristics of Scouting — for over one hundred years — is that no matter when you join, or the rank you attain, the Scouting experience prepares you more >

Summer camp staff teaches group of Boy Scouts how to tie a knot

The Importance of Summer Camp Staff


May 14, 2019  |  by Talia Zook

We’ve all heard how fun summer camp is. Not only is it a blast, but campers actually benefit greatly from their time at camp: camp is proven to prevent summer more >

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