Council Events and Activities

The Tecumseh Council plays host to many events throughout the year. Please review our featured events listed below, see the other event sections on this website listed at the bottom of the page, or check the calendar for a full listing of all events and activities.

Featured Events and Activities

  • 2020 Cub Scout Summer Camp Programs

    Camp Birch is offering several summer camp programs for Cub Scouts in 2020! Wolf Bear Camp Session 1 - June 12, 2020; Cub Scout Day Camp - June 15, 2020; Cub Scout Twilight Camp - June 15, 2020; Wolf Bear Camp Session 2 - June 19, 2020; and Webelos Resident Camp - June 28, 2020.
  • 2020 Scouts BSA Summer Camp

    The Info Guide is now available! Please note: the Info Guide is subject to change and will be updated as needed! We will be offering three weeks of Scouts BSA Summer Camp in 2020 - Week 1: June 21-27; Week 2: July 5-11; and Week 3: July 12-18! Campsite reservations are now being accepted for 2020 Scouts BSA Summer Camp! Scout/Scouter and activity registration will begin January 2020...
  • BSA Range Master Training

    BSA Range Master Training will take place February 1 & 15, 2020 in conjunction with the Northern Tier Merit Badge Trail Drive from 8 am to 12:25 pm both days at Northeastern High School (1480 Bowman Rd, Springfield, OH 45502). This training is free, but please register online. You MUST ATTEND both days to complete the training. The course will be conducted by a BSA National Shooting Sports...
  • Campsites for 2020 Scouts BSA Summer Camp

    TROOPS...make sure to register for your campsite for 2020 Scouts BSA Summer Camp now. They are filling up fast! If you have already put in for your campsite, please make sure and pay the deposit and send estimated numbers to Damon.Kaufman@scouting.org.
  • Chillicothe District Merit Badge Trail Drive

    The 2020 Chillicothe District Merit Badge Trail Drive is February 8, February 22, and March 7, 2020 at the Greene County Career Center. The cost is $15 per Scout and registration must be done online. Registration will start November 1, 2019 and end February 2, 2020. New for 2020, there will be two registration periods: early bird and regular. Early-bird registration fee is $10 and ends December...
  • Class of 2019 Eagle Scout Recognition Banquet

    The Class of 2019 Eagle Scout Recognition Banquet is February 23, 2020 at 1 pm at Soin Medical Center, Kumar Conference Center (3535 Pentagon Blvd., Beavercreek, OH 45431). Eagle Scouts from the Class of 2019 are invited free of charge, and guests are $15. If you would like to sponsor an Eagle Scout, the sponsorship fee is $40. Please register online by February 14...
  • Northern Tier Merit Badge Trail Drive

    The 2020 Northern Tier Merit Badge Trail Drive for Blue Jacket, Bullskin Trail, and Lagonda Districts will be held February 1, 15 and 29 from 7:30 am to 12:30 pm at Northeastern High School (1480 Bowman Rd, Springfield, OH 45502). The cost is $10 per Scout if registered by Dec 31, 2019 or $15 after Dec 31. The last day to register is Jan 24, 2020. Registration must be completed online.​..
  • Tecumseh Council Scout Store and Office CLOSED for Planning Conference

    The Tecumseh Council Scout Store and Office will be CLOSED Tuesday, January 14 and Wednesday, January 15, 2020 for a Staff Planning Conference.
  • 2020 Northern Tier Klondike Derby

    2020 Northern Tier Klondike Derby for Blue Jacket, Bullskin Trail and Lagonda Districts - Winter Outdoor Skills Competition! Saturday January 25, 2020. This is a traditional scouting outdoor skills competition. Each patrol/crew must bring a wood Klondike sled with a patrol flag. Patrols/crews will load the sled with equipment needed to complete the competitions...
  • Blue Jacket and Bullskin Trail District Awards Dinner

    Blue Jacket and Bullskin Trail District Awards Dinner is January 18, 2020 at 6pm at First Presbyterian Church (116 West Court Street, Urbana, Ohio). Register online by January 13, 2020 $15 per person, $45 per family. People’s Choice Dessert Contest. Anyone attending can bring a Homemade Dessert and Attendees will vote on favorites. Winners for best Cake, Pie, Cookies, Candy...
  • Campership Application

    To ensure that every Scout can attend Camp Birch regardless of financial resources, camperships are available to any Scout registered in Tecumseh Council for a percentage of the cost of camp. The Scout’s family and Unit Leader must complete this application and return it to the Camp Director DL Kaufman at Damon.Kaufman@scouting.org or Council Service Center by March 27, 2020...
  • Chillicothe District Klondike Derby - The Search for Yeti

    Information guide is now available. To get troops started in their preparation, many favorite events will return – kettleboil/firebuilding, marksmanship, first aid, knot tying, claim jumper/smartest scout, winter rescue, sled race. Minor variations may be made to keep events interesting and challenging. There will also be a couple of new events: compass skills to prepare for Fall...
  • CHTB - Shooting Sports Saturdays

    The next CHTB Shooting Sports Saturday is December 14, 2019...bring an old Christmas ornament to shoot & Turkey Shoot Competition (afternoon only). Open to Scouts BSA Troops & Venture Crews • Organized by the Tecumseh Council Shooting Sports Committee. Camp Birch • Archery • Shotgun • Rifle Ranges will be staffed with NRA Certified Instructors/RSOs during all sessions...
  • Council Contingent to Philmont Scout Ranch in 2021

    Tecumseh Council has the opportunity to send a Council Contingent to Philmont Scout Ranch July 6-13, 2021. We are now taking a $100 down payment online for all those interested in attending. This is a fantastic way to provide a “Philmont Experience” to youth who would not otherwise be able to attend – especially those in smaller units unable to plan a high adventure trek like this...
  • Tecumseh Council COPE Director Training

    We are running a local COPE director training program at Camp Birch with orientation on 3/25 and course on 4/4-5 and 4/18-19. COPE stands for Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience and is also known as the low challenge and high ropes courses. This training will allow you to be on the cope staff at Camp Birch and run scout and other groups through the fun team building of low cope, the...
  • Wood Badge Reunion Dinner 2020

    The Wood Badge Reunion Dinner for 2020 is now open for registration! Tuesday, January 28, 2020, at Terre Haute United Methodist Church (5899 High Street, Urbana, OH 43078). Gathering will begin at 6 pm with dinner at 6:30 pm. Critters from all course, those that support them, as well as anyone interested in attending a course in the future are invited to attend. Cost is $10. Please register...