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Useful Links

There is virtually an endless supply of information on the internet. We have provided for you some of these useful links  and hope you find them useful and insightful.

Boy Scouts of America, National Council. This is the official Boy Scouts of America Site!

Scout Stuff, This site is your official online source for Camping equipment, uniforms, handbooks, pinewood derby supplies, and other essential Scouting merchandise

Scouting - Vale La Pena, The official Spanish-Language Web site of the Boy Scouts of America

Join Cub Scouting, This site provides information about the Cub Scout program to prospective members, including boys, parents, and organizations that may be interested in starting a pack.

The Scout Zone, This site provides information about the Boy Scout program to prospective members.

National Scouting Museum, The National Scouting Museum is a tribute to the rich history of the Boy Scouts of America including a Norman Rockwell art gallery, virtual reality adventures, hands-on learning experiences, and a historical collection that traces the Scouting movement from its beginnings. 

Northern Tier, The Northern Tier offers many adventures, each geared to the goals and desires of your group. Come to the Northern Tier for an unforgettable journey through the heart and soul of Canoe Country.

Florida Sea Base, The Florida National High Adventure Sea Base is headquartered in the heart of the fabulous Florida Keys. Scouting's most complete aquatic facility offers a complete variety of water activities from SCUBA diving to sailing "tall ships." 

Philmont Scout Ranch.  The Boy Scouts of America's premier high-adventure base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 200 square miles of rugged New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.  

Tooth of Time Traders, Order items from Philmont's Tooth of Time Traders via this Web site.
 

Interamerican Scout Foundation.  The Interamerican Scout Foundation is composed of a region of national Scout associations that are recognized by the World Organization of the Scout Movement and located in North America, South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. 

BSA Online Learning Center.  The BSA Online Learning Center provides a variety of materials, from quick references to complete courses, all designed to help their members improve leadership skills and deliver a quality program. These courses can provide Cub Scout leader training and help adult leaders deliver quality Scouting experiences to youth. 
  
Fieldbook Companion Site.  The Fieldbook Companion Site is a comprehensive reference for Boy Scouts, Venturers, unit leaders, trainers, and other outdoor enthusiasts. The site includes sections on leadership and trek preparation, Leave No Trace, trek adventures, and appreciating our environment.  

Learning for Life offers programs designed to support schools and community-based organizations in their efforts to prepare youth to successfully handle the complexities of contemporary society and to enhance their self-confidence, motivation, and self-esteem. It prepares youth to make ethical decisions that will help them achieve their full potential. 

Youth Protection Resources  These Youth Protection Resources include a collection of books and articles to provide additional security for members. Find here the BSA policies for the protection of their youth members which also serve to protect the adult leaders from false accusations of abuse.     

    


Other Links

PRAY
 
Catholic Committee On Scouting

Woodbadge.org       

Meritbadge.com   

EagleScout.org         

Scouter Network   

US Scouting Servcie Project   

Scoutorama       

PICC / Blueprints for Success -- Employment and Career Services for Businesses and Individuals in Central PA and throughout the I-99 Corridor.  Blueprint For Success is a high impact career exploration opportunity for youth ages 14-17. PICCC offers this popular program every summer. Blueprints provides crucial information to young people when they need it most.

Girl Scouts of the USA       

Girl Scouts in the Heart of PA       

 

If you have a question, comment or suggestions, please E-mail:  Jim Kennedy

Juniata Valley Council, BSA, 9 Taylor Drive, Reedsville PA 17084  (717) 667-9236(voice)  717-667-9798 (fax)