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The Trading Post and Scout Service Center will be closed at noon on November 26th.  The Trading Post and the Scout Service Center will be closed on Thanksgiving, November 27th thru November 29th.

Trading Post  Hours
Open from 9:00- 6:00 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Open 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday 

Saturday 10:00 a.m. to  4:00 p.m.

The Scout Service Center is open from 8:30 am to 5:15 pm Monday thru Friday.








Recognize Your Volunteers

Unit Leader  Award of Merit is awarded by a Unit for a deserving Cubmaster, Scoutmaster, Varisty Coach or Venture Crew Advisor.   The person being nominated must have 18 months of registered tenure (time in the position) and trained in the position.  Along with the nomination Form, a letter is needed from the unit committee and in the case all but the Cubmaster, a letter is needed from the boy leader of the unit.  Turn in the completed form with the attached letters to the Program Office. 


District Award of Merit is an Award presented at the District level usually at the District Dinner in February or March  but it is not too early to start working on the information for this award. For more information, see   These completed forms are turned into your District Executive.


Influential Women in Scouting   This is the 4th year for this award in this council.  This award is meant to recognize a woman who has contributed to Scouting as a registered leader or community leader.   The Dinner recognizing our nominees will be held Friday, November 21st, starting with reception at 6:30 and dinner at 7:00 pm.  The Dinner is $15 a person and you can pay online by clicking HERE.  Tickets are also available at the Trading Post.  The 2014 Nominees are Lori Ashton, El Dorado; Staci Emmert, North Star; Danae Gollahan, Anasazi; Sandra Hermosillo, Sunhawk/Hispanic Outreach; Jodi Koch, Spring Mountain; Marian Moss, Sunhawk/El Dorado; Carol Okin, Silverado; Jennifer Tichenor, Virgin River Valley; Lana Warner, Bighorn; Kathy Weydig, London Bridge; Tammie Wilson, Mohave.  Two educators are also being recognized this year, Dr Carrie Buck and Dr Francine Mayfield


Silver Beaver Nomination form. - NOTE this is a local nomination form.  The Silver Beaver Award is the council-level distinguished service award of the Boy Scouts of America. Recipients of this award are registered adult leaders who have made an impact on the lives of youth through service given to the council.The Silver Beaver is an award given to those who implement the Scouting program and perform community service through hard work, self sacrifice, dedication, and many years of service.  Nominations must be to the District by November 3rd.  The selected forms from the District need to be to the Council by November 21st.  The Silver Beaver Awards will be presented at the Council Annual Dinner in 2015.


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YouTube Video of 2012 Kimball Scout Reservation -- Troop 463





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