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

  • 2019 Cub Scout Summer Camp Programs

    ONLINE REGISTRATION AND INFO GUIDES NOW AVAILABLE FOR ALL CAMPS! The following programs will be available for Cub Scouts in the summer of 2019! Cub Scout Day Camp - June 17-21 • Cub Scout Twilight Camp - June 17-20 • Wolf Bear Camp #1 - June 21-23 • Webelos Resident Camp - June 30-July 3 • Wolf Bear Camp #2 - July 5-7!
  • 2019 Scouts BSA Summer Camp at Camp Birch

    SCOUT AND ADULT ONLINE REGISTRATION AND INFO GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE for 2019 Scouts BSA Summer Camp! A $100 deposit holds your campsite - reserve your site online TODAY! We will be offering three weeks of Scouts BSA 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...
  • BALOO - Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation

    BALOO - Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation will take place April 13-14, 2019 at Camp Hugh Taylor Birch. Check in starts at 8 am at the Turner Building with opening ceremony at 8:30 am. Early bird cost is $35 if registered by April 5 and $40 after April 5. Last day to register is April 9...
  • CHTB - Shooting Sports Saturdays

    The next CHTB Shooting Sports Saturday is March 16, 2019! 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...
  • Dayton Dragons Scout Nights

    Break out your tents for the Boy Scout Overnighters at Fifth Third Field. As a troop or individual family, attend a Dragons game, watch a movie on the video board, and camp out on the field - all for $25! Friday, May 31 - $25 or Friday, July 12 - $25! Want even more fun? Come to Fifth Third Field for a Dayton Dragons Scout Night. For $12...
  • District Key Leaders Forum

    District Key Leaders Forum will take place Thursday, April 25, 2019 at the Camp Birch Turner Building. Gathering is at 6 pm and program at 6:30 pm. Some of the topics we will be discussing are: Council & District Journey to Excellence and the 2019-2020 Tecumseh Council Calendar. Please RSVP online by April 24...
  • Interested in the 2021 BSA National Jamboree?

    Calling all Scouts and Leaders! Tecumseh Council is looking for interested Scout participants and Unit Leaders for the 2021 National Jamboree to be held at the Summit Bechtel Scout Reservation in West Virginia. Male and female leaders are needed for two contingent Troops serving boys and girls. Current registration with BSA is required and experience with Unit Troops or Crews is preferred...
  • National Youth Leadership Training

    Tecumseh Council National Youth Leadership Training will take place June 2-8, 2019 at Camp Birch. National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home troops and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others...
  • Nuts for Scouting Sale

    We are offering once again the Nuts for Scouting Sale. Scouts can use this commission to earn their way to Summer Camp. Also a great way to fund your brand new unit. The sale starts today but you can stop by anytime in the office and get forms. It will continue through March 15. Orders should be turned into the Council Office on March 15 or emailed to Jenny at jenny.spencer@scouting.org...
  • Tecumseh Council Climbing Training

    Tecumseh Council will be running another climbing director training program at Camp Birch April 13-14 & May 4-5 from 9 am to 6 pm at the Camp Birch Climbing Tower. This training is the first step in a Local Level II Climbing Instructor training. This program including training is the safe operation of our climbing tower and use of the natural rock face in John Bryan State Park...
  • 2019 Popcorn Sale

    Popcorn Sales Calendar: April 24 - Unit Kernal Training 6:30 pm at Camp Birch in the Turner Bldg • May 15 - Unit Kernal Training 6:30pm at Camp Birch in the Turner Bldg • July 31 - Popcorn Kickoff 6:30 pm at Camp Birch in the Turner Bldg • August 3 - Show & Sell Orders due to Jenny @ Council office (jenny.spencer@scouting.org) • August 7 - Michael Beck Presentation 6:30 pm...
  • 2019 Spring Camporee

    The 2019 Spring Camporee "Our Heritage Moves Into The Future" is April 26-28, 2019 at Camp Birch. The cost is $15 per Scout and $10 per Leader/Staff if registered online by April 19. Registrations after April 19 will be $25. The first 100 Scouts registered will receive a camporee water bottle...
  • Campsites Still Available for 2019 Boy Scout Summer Camp

    There are still a few campsites available for 2019 Boy Scout Summer Camp, and we'd love to have your Troop join us! Week #1 is June 23, 2019, Week #2 is July 7, 2019 and Week #3 is July 14, 2019. The Information Guide, Merit Badge Schedule and online registration are available at: http://www.tecumsehcouncilbsa.org/Events/2019ScoutsBSASummerCamp.
  • Cub Scout Family Bash

    Calling all Cub Scouts - join us for Cub Scout Family Bash - Birchwarts School of Scoutcraft and Wizardry - on May 10-12, 2019...come to Camp Birch with your family and have FUN! There will be lots of great Wizarding World themed activities plus BB guns, Archery, Giant Sling Shots, and much more. Online registration is now available...
  • District Committee Training Workshop

    Tecumseh Council presents District Committee Training Workshop on Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 8:30 am to 1 pm at Urbana Church of the Nazarene (1999 Scioto St., Urbana, OH 43078). Cost is FREE, but please register online. This training is for the District Key Three, District Committee Chairs, members of Finance, Marketing, Camping, Advancement, Training, Membership...
  • Fundamentals of Training and Trainer’s Edge Training Course

    The Fundamentals of Training and Trainer’s Edge Training Course will take place March 30, 2019 from 8 am to 5 pm at the Camp Birch Turner Conference Center. The cost is $10 (includes lunch and FUN) if registered online by March 4. Registrations from March 5 -16 are $15. The Fundamentals of Training, is designed to help Scouters, regardless of their experience, present effective training...
  • Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills

    Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills is the required outdoor training for all Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters, and Leaders of Eleven Year Old Scouts. This training will be held Friday, April 12 at 6 pm thru Saturday, April 13 at 6 pm at the Camp Birch Erwin Pavilion. The early bird cost is $30 if registered by April 1 and $40 after April 1.The last day to sign up is April 9 2019...
  • Need a little money to go to Camp?

    It’s not too late to go “Nuts for Scouting”! The nut sale is going on now and will continue into March. Orders just need to be turned in to Jenny at Jenny.spencer@scouting.org by March 15. Orders will be in by April 5. You can earn 35% commission on your total sales. This year has a few more chocolate options than last year! Money is due by April 30. Forms are in the office...
  • Provisional Scouts for Boy Scout Summer Camp

    There will be a Provisional Troop for each week of Boy Scout Summer Camp. If any Scouts wish to register as a Provisional Scout, please contact Tara Corns at 937-325-6449 x101 or tara.corns@scouting.org with the week you wish to attend. Volunteers from Chillicothe District are going to be the adult leaders for these units each week.
  • Wood Badge Course

    The 2019 course will be held at Camp Birch August 16-18 and October 11-13. The course requires attendance at both sessions starting at 7:30 am Friday through 5 pm Sunday. There is also an orientation meeting July 27 from 2-4 pm. The course fee is $280 if paid by July 1 and $330 if paid after July 1. Wood Badge is Scouting's premier training course. It's the ultimate leadership training exper...