2016-2017
Printable Council Calendar
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Council Programs


 

Below is a list of all events run at the council level by Three Harbors Council. Age-appropriate activities for Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting and Venturing are denoted by their associated logos in the left column.
 

For activities in the community, click here - Community Activities

 

For special Scout events with local sports teams, click here - Sports Partnerships

 

Activities open to:    
 

Camp Ammon

     

2016 Dates: August 3-15, 2016

Camp Ammon is a co-ed Scout camp that operates exclusively during the Wisconsin State Fair. Located in the Wisconsin State Fair Park, this Scout camp is a distinctive service camp that allows participants freedom, fun and opportunity to explore new friendships. Camp Ammon is sponsored by Three Harbors Council, BSA and Wisconsin State Fair.
         
 

Haunted Hayride

     

2016 Dates (Click to register online):

  • Friday, October 21

  • Saturday, October 22
  • Friday, October 28

  • Saturday, October 29
The Haunted Hayride is a special Halloween attraction at Camp Oh-Da-Ko-Ta.  Tour the camp via a 30-minute hayride.  You'll get to stop midway at the dining hall for refreshments, and then get back on the hayride once you're warm again.
   

Life to Eagle

     

2016 Dates: Wednesday, April 27, 2016

This event is designed for Star and Life Scouts, parents and volunteers. The objective of the Journey to Eagle is to provide motivation for Scouts to achieve Scouting's highest youth honor - Eagle Scout.
 
Topics to be covered include:
  • Why earn the Eagle Award?  
  • Service Project Concept   
  • The Eagle Packet
  • The Eagle Court of Honor, and more...
         
   

Safe Halloween

 
     

2016 Date: Saturday, October 15, 2016

Safe Halloween is held annually at Indian Mound Scout Reservation.  Safe Halloween is designed and performed by Boy Scouts and Venturers for Cub Scouts and their families.  Camp is completely transformed into a place with tons of fun Halloween activities, including a haunted house, hayrides, pumpkin carving, and much more. 
 
         

Scout Heritage Trade-O-Ree

 
     

2016 Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016

The Scout Heritage Museum invites you to the 35th Annual Trade-O-Ree!
Looking for a fun field trip? Join us at the 35th Annual Trade-O-Ree! Come as a pack, troop, den, patrol or family outing.  See thousands of Scout memorabilia, artifacts and collectors items.
 
         

Scouting for Food

     

2016 Dates:

  • Bag Distribution: Saturday, March 12, 2016

  • Bag Pickup: Saturday, March 19, 2016

The annual Scouting for Food campaign will take place with bag distribution on Saturday, March 12, 2016, and bag pick up on the following Saturday, March 19, 2016. Once again, we will partner with Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin, Racine County Food Bank, Shalom Center of Kenosha and other local food pantries in Racine and Kenosha Counties who will distribute the collected food to those in need at no cost. Roundy’s will provide the bags and offer barrels in the Pick 'n Save Stores to collect food in areas in which we don’t have a Scout unit to cover.
 
This will mark the 29th year in which Scouts have collected food for the hungry in our council. To date, over 6 million pounds of food have been collected.
 
 
         

Scouting the Zoo

     

2016 Dates: Saturday-Sunday, June 3-5, 2016

Scouting the Zoo will be one of the highlights of your Scouts' summer. Come join in one of the largest public displays of Scouting in Action at the Milwaukee County Zoo. Crews, troops and packs are able to camp out at the Zoo on Saturday. Packs, troops, crews and posts will be displaying some of the things they do during the year. In addition to these displays there are several council and district activities that take place. For Cub Scouts there are district pinewood derby races and Cubmobile races. For Boy Scouts there is a blast car race. For units camping there is a hot dog dinner and after-dinner program. Sunday morning there is a pancake breakfast.
 
For more information, please visit www.ThreeHarborsScouting.org/ScoutingtheZoo.
         

District Camporees

 
   
 
District camporees are a great way for Scouts to meet other Scouts from their communities.  District camporees are held in the spring, fall or both.  Camporees are filled with exciting activities for Scouts to aprticipate in while interacting with other units from the same area.  Visit your district's home page for information specific to your district.
 
         

District Klondikes

 
     
District klondikes are special winter camporees.  Eash district holds a klondike in January or February.  Scouts can test their winter camping skills and show off their Scouting abilities on cold, snowy days.  Some klondikes also coincide with earning the Polar Bear challenge, which involves sleeping outside in below-freezing weather.  Klondike information for each district can be found in fall on each district's home page.
 
         
   

Cub Scout Winter Camporees

 
     
Cub Scouts get to have fun in the winter, too!  Cub Scout winter events have age-appropriate outdoor winter activities for the youngest Scouts.  For more information on Cub Scout winter events, visit your district's home page.
 
 
Three Harbors Council Join | About Us | Contact Us | Site Map Privacy Policy
 

330 South 84th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53214-1468