Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, in-person district and council meetings, activities, and events have restrictions; council camp events have restrictions. The council office and Scouts Shops are open with limited staff and social distancing protocols. Learn More.
George Strake District Roundtable
May 13, 2021 | 7:30 pm | Virtual
Roundtable is a monthly district meeting typically held on the second Thursday of every month at
Sts. Simon And Jude Catholic Parish (26777 Glen Loch Dr., The Woodlands, TX 77381) to help unit leaders plan and carry out their own program. Roundtable is a form of supplemental training for volunteers. The objective of roundtable is to give leaders program ideas, information on events and training opportunities, and an opportunity to share experiences and enjoy fun and fellowship with other Scouting leaders. As a result of the roundtable experience, unit leaders will be inspired, motivated, informed, and able to provide a stronger program for their Scouts. Follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GeorgeStrakeDistrict.
April 16-18, 2021
Camporee is a weekend campout for troops around the district. Troops compete against other troops, to win the honor troop flag. Scouts test their survival skills in the ultimate troop competition. The theme of is the camporee is Pandemic Games.
Webelos Scouts are invited to attend Saturday and camp overnight with a host troop. Webelos Scouts will not compete against the Scouts in troops. Registration is done by the unit leadership. The event is being held at Camp Brosig (1893 Trenchman Road, Sealy, TX 77474). Registration is a two-step process. Step 1: RSVP: Every unit needs to RSVP by 3/12/21 to let the event staff if you are attending. Estimated numbers are provided to the council so the district can reserve the appropriate number of campsites and program areas for the event. Step 2: Payment and Order T-shirts: Registration is $10 per Scout and $5 per adult. T-shirts must be ordered by 4/5/21.
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June 8-11, 2021 | 1:00 - 6:00 pm
Prepare for launch as we count down to lift-off, 2020: A Scout Odyssey! Cub Scouts and their families will learn new skills and make new friends. Day camp is a council camp organized by districts and conducted by volunteers from the local area for Cub Scouts entering 1st through 5th grade for the next school year. Day camp is a week of fun with awesome programs and activities such as BB guns, archery, sports, STEM, games and crafts, rank advancements, Scout skills, fun and more.
Many volunteers are needed to make camp a success, so please consider volunteering. Adult volunteers can also register their non-Scouting children ages 3-5 (potty trained). Scouts in troops, crews and ships can also volunteer. An adult/guardian must register with a Tiger (going into 1st grade).
The registration fee is $56.50 for the first Cub Scout and $50 for each additional Cub Scout. All youth entering 1st grade through age 17 must be a registered Scouts with the Boy Scouts of America. Tot-lot siblings (ages 3-5 and potty trained) are $25, and adults and youth volunteers are $10. The registration fee includes a t-shirt, patch, program supplies, and much more. A registered parent/guardian must be onsite at all times when tot-lots (siblings ages 3-5) and Tigers (going into 1st grade) are at camp. Day camp is being held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (25623 Richards Rd., Spring, TX 77386). Late registration begins 5/15/21. Registration closes 5/25/21.
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Virtual Eagle Scout Project Reviews
First Tuesday of Month
After obtaining approval from the organization benefiting from the effort, the unit leader and unit committee, the Eagle Scout candidate needs to present their project to a district representative for approval. District approval meetings are scheduled virtually on the first Tuesday of the month from 7:00 - 8:30 pm via Zoom. A Scout who needs district approval for their Eagle Scout project may request an appointment. There will be two-deep leadership during the meetings.