The safety of your scout is the number one priority of the BSA. The BSA Youth Protection Guidelines and barriers to abuse are proven to keep young people safe in Scouting. Every Scout, parent, and volunteer, should be protected from bullying, harassment, improper touching and all other negative behaviors. No one should be threatened, harassed or abused, either verbally or physically in any way. Everyone in Scouting is expected to act in accordance with the Scout Oath & Law at all times.
Science, technology, engineering and math are exactly what you will see and do at STEM camp! This week-long hands on program is sure to ignite your excitement for the world of STEM.
Ever wonder how many rubber bands it takes to blow up a watermelon? Want to make your own bounce ball? Have you ever played music using vegetable and fruit? These questions and more will be answered!
At STEM DAY CAMPS, boys and girls can work in teams, meet new friends and perform exciting hands-on experiments that make science, technology, engineering and math come alive.
Dates: July 10-14 or July 17-21
Location: Watkins United Methodist Church
9800 Westport Rd, Louisville KY
Cost is: $250 per youth (receive $25.00 discount by registering by June 5th)
8:30am - 4pm (drop-off can be as early as 8am, pickup after 4pm; and must be arranged beforehand; no pickups after 5pm)
Watkins United Methodist Church
9800 Westport Road, Louisville, KY 40241
Neil Armstrong. Marie Curie. Alexander Graham Bell. Before they changed the world, they played. They let their curiosity loose. They explored their world.
At STEAM/STEM DAY CAMPS, boys and girls have the ability to do just that. Work in teams, meet new friends and perform exciting hands-on experiments that make science, technology, engineering and math come alive.
Interested in working at the Lincoln Heritage Council? View the current job openings below. To apply, send resume and applicable documents with the position name in the subject line of the email.
Come and experience College for a Day on the University of Louisville Campus Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Shoot-a-palooza - September 9, 2017
Scout Nights at the Bats - May 12 & August 19, 2017
Eclipse Day Weekend - August 18-21, 2017
This is a short-term camping experience designed to introduce Cubs and their parents to a theme-based, summertime camping experience. It's 3 days and 2 nights of exciting and adventurous activities that will make lifetime memories. Cub Resident Camp is held at the Tunnel Mill Reservation (TMR) in Charlestown, Indiana and Roy C. Manchester in Benton, Kentucky. All Scouts must have a parent or guardian to attend.
Webelos Resident Camp is a short-term camping experience designed to introduce Webelos, their leaders, and their parents to a theme-based, summertime camping experience that will help the Webelos be prepared for a smooth transition into Boy Scouting. It's a memorable 4 days and 3 nights of thrilling and adventurous activities that keep campers excited for months after the closing campfire.
Day Camp is a 5 day experience (generally from 8:30 AM-4:00PM) filled with activities, fun and advancement. Cub Scouts will shoot BB guns and archery, discover nature, practice outdoor skills, learn and play sports, make cool projects, and meet special guests. Day Camp is a great way to beat the “summertime blues!!” Registration deadline is 3 weeks prior to camp.
2017 Dates and Locations
|June 5-9||Dan Boone||Clear Creek Park, Shelbyville KY|
|June 5-9||Lewis and Clark||Silver St Park, New Albany IN|
|June 12-16||Cherokee||Fern Creek Sportman's Club, Louisville KY|
|June 12-16||Wapiti||Wildcat Hollow, Russellville KY|
|June 12-16||Lewis and Clark||Tunnel Mill, Charlestown IN|
|June 12-16||Audubon||Yellow Creek Park, Owensboro KY|
|June 12-16||Tecumseh||Trail of Tears, Hopkinsvile KY|
|June 19-23||Iroquois||Camp Crooked Creek, Shepherdsville KY|
|June 19-23||Dan Boone||Wendell Moore Park, Buckner KY|
|June 19-23||Seneca||Watkins United Methodist, Louisville KY|
|July 4-8||Four Rivers||Noble Park, Paducah KY|
|July 10-14||Lincoln Trail||Freeman Lake, Elizabethtown KY|
|July 10-14||Iroquois||Shawnee, Louisville KY|
|July 10-14||Tecumseh||**Madisonville City Park, Madisonville KY**|
|July 24-28||Wapiti||Camp Rotary, Glasgow KY|
If you'd like to learn more about the Lincoln Heritage Council's Day Camp, please contact Sarah Flowers at 502-361-2624 or firstname.lastname@example.org . We hope to see you there!
Be on Day Camp Staff!
Wood Badge is the most advanced adult leader training available. A Scouter participating in Wood Badge has the opportunity to understand Scouting as a family of interrelated, values-based programs providing age-appropriate activities for youth. It recognizes contemporary leadership concepts and will help the participant discover how they are relevant to the Scouting movement and apply the skills learned as a member of a successful working team. The course will revitalize their commitment to Scouting by sharing in an inspirational experience that provides Scouting with renewed leadership, resulting in a greater youth retention. Many Scouters consider Wood Badge to be a peak experience in their Scouting career.
2017 NYLT - Open for registrations!