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

  • 2018 Popcorn Sale

    The first Fill-It-Up drawing winner is Wyatt Popp from Troop 182. He will receive $150 card and certificates for Dick’s Sporting Goods and Field and Stream. Please be sure to keep sending in copies of fill-it-up sheets to be entered into the drawings. Next drawing will be this Friday. The Mystery Houses have been postponed until this Friday. Show and sell payments are due on Monday, September 24.
  • BALOO and OWLS Training

    BALOO Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation & OWLS Outdoor Webelos Leader Skills Training will take place Friday thru Saturday, Sept 21 and 22, 2018 at Camp Birch. Check-in begins at 6:30 pm at the Turner Building. The course will start at 7 pm. Overnight camping is a required part of this course. Registration is being taken online. Early-bird registration is $35 and is available until...
  • Council Fall Camporee "Honoring the Shawnee"

    The Council Fall Camporee "Honoring the Shawnee" is Friday, October 5 with check in starting at 5 pm through Sunday, October 7 depart by 11 am. Events are all day Saturday at the Logan County Fairgrounds (301 E. Lake Avenue, Bellefontaine, OH 43311). The cost is $15 per participant if registered online by 5 pm on September 22 or $20 at the door...
  • DKLF - District Key Leaders Forum

    The DKLF will take place on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at the Turner Building at Camp Birch. Gathering at 6:30 pm with the program beginning at 7 pm. All members of the district committees, commissioners and council members will not want to miss this gathering. You will get an opportunity to meet Zac Phillips, our new ranger, learn about important updates on a wide range of Scouting topics...
  • Restore and Explore Weekend

    November 16-18, 2018 is Restore & Explore Weekend at Camp Birch. Packs, Troops and Crews can enjoy a free weekend of camping at Camp Birch and work on projects to improve camp. There will be a short leader’s meeting and Cracker Barrel on November 16 at 8:30 pm at the Turner Building. Service projects will run from 9 am to 12 pm on November 17...
  • Shooting Sports Training Sponsored by Venture Crew 71

    NRA Basic Instructor Training will be offered Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, beginning at 5:30 pm at a cost of $35 per participant. NRA Basic Rifle and Instructor Course Pre-Qual will be offered Oct. 13-14 at a cost of $85 per participant. NRA Rifle Instructor Training will be offered Oct. 27-28 at a cost of $90 per participant. Click the title of this article for details and registration info...
  • Venturing Forum

    Attention Venturing Crews! Please join us Saturday, September 29 at Camp Birch’s Irwin Pavilion for the 2018-2019 Scouting Year’s first quarter Venturing Forum (Roundtable). The Venturing Forum provides a great opportunity for Venturing adult and youth leaders to meet each other, network, and share ideas for crew events. This quarter’s forum topics include recruiting tips and ideas, overview...
  • 2019 Boy Scout Summer Camp at Camp Birch

    Campsite reservations are now being accepted for 2019 Boy Scout Summer Camp! A $100 deposit holds your campsite - reserve your site online TODAY! We will be offering three weeks of Boy Scout Summer Camp in 2019 - Week #1: June 23-29 • Week #2: July 7-13 • Week #3: July 14-20! Scout/Scouter and activity registration will begin January in 2019...
  • CHTB - Shooting Sports Saturdays

    The next CHTB Shooting Sports Saturday is September 15, 2018! Open to Boy Scouts & Venture Crews. Archery - Shotgun - Rifle Ranges will be staffed with NRA Certified Instructors/RSOs during all sessions. Supported by the Shooting Sports Committee. Cost: $3 per shooter for a Shooting Sports Wrist Band. Wrist Bands and Ammo tickets - purchased at the Shooting Range...
  • Cub Scout Spook-O-Ree

    Cub Scout Spook-O-Ree is October 19 - 21 at Camp Birch. There will be tons of fun activities for everyone including: BB guns, archery, giant sling shots, carnival games, haunted trail, climbing and face painting! The cost is $15 per person if paid by October 10. All registrations after Oct 10 will be taken at the door and will incur a $5 per person late fee. Registration is being taken online...
  • Personal Management Merit Badge Training

    Join Wright-Patt Credit Union and the Tecumseh Council for Personal Management Merit Badge Training on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at Wright-Patt Credit Union Corporate Office (3560 Pentagon Blvd., Beavercreek, OH 45431). RSVP to Karen Vance at karen.vance@scouting.org or 937-325-6449...
  • ScoutStrong 5k Fun Run

    ScoutStrong 5k Fun Run to benefit The Boy Scouts of America - When: Sunday, November 18 at 2 pm. Registration opens at 1 pm. Where: Emmanuel Christian Academy (2177 Emmanuel Way, Springfield, OH). What: A 5K race to benefit the Boy Scouts of America on the course that hosted the Clark County Cross County Championships in 2016! Who: Everyone! All in the community are invited to join...
  • University of Scouting

    University of Scouting will take place November 17, 2018 from 8 am to 4:30 pm at Emmanuel Christian Academy (2177 Emmanuel Way, Springfield, OH 45502). The cost is $15 if registered online by November 16. Registrations at the door are $20. Want to put some pizzazz into your Pack meetings? Want to learn the most efficient way to maintain Troop advancement records? Come learn these ideas and so!...
  • Wine Tasting to benefit the Tecumseh Council

    A Wine Tasting to benefit the Tecumseh Council Boy Scouts of America will take place September 22, 2018 from 6 to 8 pm at BPOE Elks Lodge (1536 Villa Road, Springfield, OH 45503). The cost is $30 for a single ticket or $50 for a couples ticket. Please register online by September 15. Ticket includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and 6 tastings...