Posted on 25 October 2011 by admin
With the upcoming holiday shopping season approaching, its always good to know about an upcoming sale. Here is a list of upcoming marketing events from BSA Supply. These promotions will be found on Scout Stuff and in Nationally run Scout Shops.
October 28 – November 3rd, 2011
New 2011-12 Winter/Gift Catalog! If you haven’t received it already, it should be arriving soon, so watch your mailbox or stop by your local Scout Shop and pick one up. It’s packed with new Scouting exclusives and great gift ideas, just in time for the holidays. See page 3 for a list of all new items featured in the Winter/Gift Catalog.
November 4 – November 10th, 2011
Knives/Blades on Sale Web and In-store
November 11 – November 17th, 2011
Blankets on Sale
November 18 – November 24th, 2011
Gifts Under $20
November 21 – December 1st, 2011
Scout BLU™ Denim on Sale Web and In-store
November 23 – December 1st, 2011
TrekTek™ Bonded Jacket on Sale Web
*Event dates, themes, and/or merchandise are subject to change due to inventory changes or product availability.
Source: Supply Line October 2011
Posted on 15 October 2011 by admin
The national Order of the Arrow committee has released the OA Branding and Style Guide. The committee wanted to ensure clear and consistant representation and message, as the OA approaces its 100th anniversary.
The OA Branding and Style Guide covers everything from Tradmark and Logo Protection, the Official OA Logo, Colors, Tagline, Alternative Logos, Common Terms, Awards, Events, and Uniforming and Insignia.
For those of you that were curious, the Order of the Arrow Tagline is “Scouting’s National Honor Society” and the logo’s colors are “Boy Scout Red” and “Boy Scout Blue”.
The national Order of the Arrow committee would like the Branding and Style Guide to become a staple in your Order of the Arrow publications library.
Posted on 14 October 2011 by admin
Since 1950, Philmont Training Center in Cimarron, New Mexico has served as the National Training Center of the Boy Scouts of America. Each summer, conferences are conducted at “PTC” by the various departments and committees of the BSA national council. In 2012 there are dozens of exciting conferences to choose from that cover all aspects and programs of Scouting! You are invited! Don’t miss the chance to come to PTC next summer. Plus individuals who register by December 31, 2011 will qualify for the early bird registration price!
One of the most unique opportunities of a week at PTC is the chance to enjoy the magic of Philmont with your family. While you learn the “best methods” of Scouting in your conference, your family members will enjoy hikes into the Philmont backcountry, horseback rides, crafts, games, and so much more! You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to explore Philmont and the surrounding area together as a family. This will surely be a Scouting adventure you will never forget.
Besides the normal great Philmont Training Center Sessions, here are the new sessions for 2012:
For more details about Philmont Training Center, visit http://www.philmonttrainingcenter.org/. To register to attend PTC, log onto your MyScouting account at http://www.myscouting.org/ and then click on the “event registration” tab.