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GSLAC to be Featured on "St. Louis & Me" - October 19th, 2020

"St. Louis & Me” features non-profits and community leaders from throughout the St. Louis area. Each week, Michelle Anselmo talks to people with inspiring stories and life-long missions to improve the region.

Tune in Sunday, October 25th at 7:30am to hear about the impact Scouting is making in our community.

To find out how to tune in go the MeTV ST. Louis website.

Beaumont Scout Reservation Partial Closures – October 6th, 2020

Camp May and Cub World will be closed from November 2, 2020 through March 6, 2021. Phillips 66 currently has an easement for three buried  pipelines that run roughly parallel to the main camp road from the entrance past Emerson, Sverdrup Lodge, through Orrick camp site then up toward the challenge course access trail and eventually off of the property. They will be burying a fourth line during the time these sections of camp are closed.

There will be access to the camporee fields and the Nagel Base throughout the project. We apologize for this inconvenience. Phillips 66 has the right of eminent domain. The original project schedule was throughout much of 2021. They very recently suggested this project schedule change, which allows us to operate our summer camps at Beaumont in 2021.

If you have questions please reach out to camping@stlbsa.org.

Covid-19 Communication for our Scouting Families – August 28th, 2020

Updated Unit Operational Guidance.
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Ron Green Retirement Announcement – July 24th,2020

Scout Executive and CEO of the Greater St. Louis Area Council, Ron Green, has announced his retirement effective March 1st, 2021.
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National Council Updates

None at this time.

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