The Sam Houston Area Council has completed the sale of the current Camp Strake property to The Johnson Development Corp. The camp will continue to operate at its existing location with programming through December 2014. Camp Strake is moving to a rural site in the Sam Houston National Forest between New Waverly and Coldspring near the community of Evergreen in order to create a 21st century Scouting experience for Scouts and their leaders. More
Join us in “Celebrating a Century of Service” for the Sam Houston Area Council's 100th Birthday at the 2014 Scout Fair which will be held on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 10 am - 3 pm.. Scout Fair offers units the opportunity for Council-wide fellowship and a forum to showcase their many Scouting skills. The planning and teamwork used to create booth displays provides Scouts many program and learning opportunities. Scout Fair is FREE and a fun event for the entire family. Register for your unit booth now. View Flyer for leaders Register for unit booth
Please visit the visit Popcorn page to find details regarding popcorn distribution, frequently asked questions, how to order prizes and pending items. Congratulations to all participating scouts, families and units in our council territory; your efforts help make this year's campaign a success. Key Dates/Reminders: December 14: Unit Popcorn Pick Up, Unit Payment due to council; December 21: Overall Top Sellers Celebration. Need help? Email email@example.com
We are planning a very special 2014 to celebrate 100 years of serving youth in the Sam Houston Area Council (SHAC). Several events will be a part of our celebration in which you can earn a commemorative patch.
The BSA National Council appreciates the opportunity to communicate with charter partners and come to a mutual understanding. This agreement was the outcome of a meeting between the top leadership of the BSA and the top leadership of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. Also provided is a letter and FAQ from the National Catholic Committee on Scouting.