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Article Summary - There are many activities that boys can participate in offered through the Las Vegas Area Council. 

Donna Sword - Webmaster  Updated 9/16/2014

2014 Scouting for Food

Food Collection is on Saturday, November 15th

To register for this event, please fill out this Flyer and bring or email to your District Executive.

The Las Vegas Wash Coordination Committee is looking for more than 400 volunteers to plant approximately 4,000 native trees and shrubs at the Las Vegas Wash Fall Green-Up on Saturday, Oct. 4. The revegetation event will take place on roughly 10 acres behind Sam Boyd Stadium, adjacent to the Duck Creek Confluence Weir
What is the Wash?
Wash Green-Up Registration Form

To register for the next Wash Green-Up event, please fill out the form below. After you register, a confirmation packet including directions to the planting site and other important information will be sent to you at least one week before the event. For more information, please call (702) 822-8496. We hope you can join us at the Wash Green-Up! 

Reduced Tickets available

Orders must be received
by October 15. 

Monster Energy Cup

Saturday, October 18, 2014
6:00 pm Sam Boyd Stadium 

The Monster Energy Cup showcases the world's top Supercross riders in a head-to-head battle for the coveted  MONSTER ENERGY CUP and the chance to win a million dollars.


Get to the stadium early to check out practice, see the bikes, get autographs, and enjoy exhibitions.  The Party in the Pits wil be open from 12:30 pm to 6:00 pm and entry is FREE with purchase of an event ticket.

Registration Form-- please fill out and email or fax to Dan Berman 

For more information, please contact Dan Berman

Phone 602-773-5551 or email 

2015 World Jamboree 

In 2015, more than 30,000 Scouts and leaders from 161 countries around the world will converge on Kirara-hama, Yamaguchi, Japan, for the 23rd World Scout Jamboree.
The event will provide opportunities to raise awareness about global issues, explore the environment, participate in community service, make friends from around the world, and deepen understanding of developments in science and technology. The world jamboree is a unique opportunity for participants to experience an exciting program of activities, including: Global Development Village, City of Science, Cross Road of Culture, and the Peace Program.
Participants will live and learn with fellow Scouts from around the world. They will be housed in tents along with the BSA contingent but will soon venture out to mingle with tens of thousands of people for two weeks of activities and adventure. That’s right, a world fellowship exercise on an enormous scale!
Click on Logo to the left to register for this event!

Jamboree on the Air  more information on National website

Contact Dennis Simon at to schedule an appointment the day of the event.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

September is Scout Month at the Bass Pro Shops

List of Merit Badges and times - Pre-registration is required.  Class sizes are limited.


The classes are Fishing and Rifle Shooting

Check the Schedule and then call Bass Pro at  702-730-5200 to schedule a class or 702-730-5205.
Please a message with name and what class.  The staff will get back to you with a confirmation.

Calling all teenagers!!

Want a taste of the "real world" before you get a salary, a family to support, and credit card debt? Practice managing money as an adult at the Bite of Reality interactive simulation.

If you're between the ages of 13 and 18, come to this fun and FREE event to learn how to make a budget, how to juggle car, mortgage, and utility payments and how to balance family needs against personal wants.


Hosted by:                   Southern Nevada Credit Union Chapter

When:                          Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 10am - 1230pm

Where:                        America First – Second Floor

2699 N Tenaya Way,  Las Vegas, NV 89148. for more information

Space is limited, so RSVP today!  Call Lynn at 702.939-3017 or e-mail to

Anyone is welcome!!!  Sign up your student, your nieces and nephews, your grand kids, neighbors that would benefit from a Bite of Reality!

Hope to see you there.

Southern Nevada Chapter of Credit Unions

Board of Governors

Calling all Scouts with
partials completions 
on Swimming
and Shooting Sports
Merit Badges!


First Aid


Merit Badge Classes

Call Erin Clark at the Municipal Pool 229-6309.  She is a registered Merit Badge Counselor and will help you complete the Swimming Merit Badge.   A small fee for entrance will need to paid.  The new schedule for the Spring Classes is out.  Click here for more information  and pricing.  Registration is available at or in person at the Municipal Pool.


Call Dan Lord at Silver State Shooting Sports for completion of shooting sports merit badge.  He is a registered Merit Badge Counselor and will help you complete the merit badge. The Silver State Shooting will provide ammunition and rifle.  There is a small range fee.  He is available the 3rd Thursday at the Clark County Shooting Park.  You must make an appointment for signing off the merit badges.  His email is



Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services Department are offer classes at the Municipal Pool and the Pavilion Pool.

 Register online at


Registration Form

2014 Scout Day with the Rebels

Join us for Scout Day with UNLV Football as they take on Air Force, Saturday, November 8th at 1:00pm at the Sam Boyd Stadium.  First 10 to fulfill order get to welcome the players on the field in our high five tunnel! Next 4 get on field access pregame. Tickets are just $11 per person.

Please wear your scouting uniform.

The deadline to purchase is Thursday, November 6th, 2014. 

Everyone welcome on field for halftime photo!

All tickets are on sale and can be picked up at the Las Vegas Area Council Trading Post
located at 7220 S Paradise Rd, 702-736-4366.   

For more information please call Collin Bush at 702-547-5376 or e-mail at

Sign up Flyer

Any show on open days are FREE for registered scouts and leaders. Contact your district executive or email Amanda

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