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 Boy Scout Summer Camp at Camp Birch

    We will be offering three weeks of Boy Scout Summer Camp in 2018 Week #1: June 17-23 • Week #2: June 24-30 • Week #3: July 8-14! Campsite reservations are now being accepted for 2018 Boy Scout Summer Camp! Scout/Scouter and activity registration will begin January 2018...
  • 2018 Cub Scout Summer Camp Programs

    Online registration will open January 1! Webelos Resident Camp - July 1-4, 2018 • Wolf Bear Camp - July 20-22, 2018 • Tents & Tiaras - Just for Girls - July 6-8, 2018 • Cub Scout Camp - July 16-20, 2018. Click the title of this article for complete details on all of these great Cub Scout opportunities this summer!
  • 2018 Tecumseh Council Spring Camporee

    Ahoy, Matey! Come aboard for the 2018 Tecumseh Council Spring Camporee at Camp Birch on April 20-22, 2018. Please register online by April 2, 2018. First 100 Scouts registered get a special booty of Frost Cutlery Lockback Pocket Knife! Boy Scout/Venture cost is $20, and Leaders/Staff is $10. All registrations after April 2 will be $25 and taken onsite. Pirates Treasure - Patrol Challenge...
  • Attention Northern Tier Districts

    Please note that registration is open for both the Northern Tier Klondike Derby and the Northern Tier Merit Badge Trail Drive. The Leaders Guide for the Klondike is now on the website and the classes for Trail Drive are up for your perusal. We are still looking for some staffing for both, if you can help with either or both, please contact Becky Smith at 937-926-0136 or becky.smith@scouting.org...
  • Celebration of Scouting at the Tecumseh Council Annual Dinner

    Please join us on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 6 p.m. (Gathering at 5:30 p.m.) at Soin Medical Center in the Kumar Conference Room (5th Floor) (3535 Pentagon Blvd., Beavercreek, OH 45431). The cost is $20 per person if paid by January 31. Please register online. Registrations after January 31 are $30 each and will be taken at the door...
  • Class of 2017 Eagle Scout Recognition Banquet

    The Class of 2017 Eagle Scout Recognition Banquet is February 25, 2018 at 1 pm at Soin Medical Center, Kumar Conference Center (3535 Pentagon Blvd., Beavercreek, OH 45431). Eagle Scouts from the Class of 2017 are invited free of charge, and guests are $15. If you would like to sponsor Eagle Scouts, the sponsorship fee is $40. Please register online at...
  • Mad River Mountain Family Ski Days

    Join your fellow Boy Scouts & their families for our days of skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing fun at Mad River Mountain! Sunday, January 7, 2018 and Saturday, February 10, 2018. Click the title of this article for full details and registration information...
  • Northern Tier Merit Badge Trail Drive

    The 2018 Northern Tier Merit Badge Trail Drive for Blue Jacket, Bullskin Trail and Lagonda Districts is February 3, 17 & March 3 from 7:30 am to 12:30 pm at Northeasten High School (1480 Bowman Rd, Springfield, OH 45502). The cost is $7 per Scout, and registration must be done on the Tecumseh Council website by January 27. Classes are first-come-first-served...
  • Reserve Your Campsite for 2018 Boy Scout Summer Camp

    We encourage your Troop to make a commitment now to attend Boy Scout Summer Camp in 2018. Please make a $100 deposit on a campsite and estimate the number of Scouts cementing your commitment for 2018 today! To reserve your campsite, click the title of this article. We are holding steady on our camp fee of $245/youth participant for 2018. We know this makes us one of the most inexpensive camps...
  • Scout Sunday

    Scout Sunday is February 4, 2018. Please click the title of this article to access an Information Packet. Each year the Boy Scouts of America designates the Sunday that falls before February 8 as Scout Sunday. This tradition shares Scouting with houses of worship and allows Scouts to live out their “Duty to God” by participating in religious services...
  • Tecumseh Island at Boy Scout Summer Camp at Camp Birch

    Tecumseh Island at Boy Scout Summer Camp is Camp Birch’s program for First Year Scouts. The program is in its 38th year! We focus on learning Scout skills, getting to know camp, teamwork, working with others, the patrol method, and rank advancement. Tecumseh Island is a full day program. Half the day is spent in Tecumseh Island, half is spent in merit badges. Scouts will take Swimming and First...
  • Wood Badge Celebration Dinner

    Wood Badge Critters - Please plan on gathering with us at Enon UMC (135 S. Harrison St., Enon) for dinner on January 30 for an evening of food, fellowship and fun. Gathering will begin at 6 pm with dinner at 6:30 pm. Critters from all courses, 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 to confirm...
  • 2018 Chillicothe District Klondike Derby

    The 2018 Chillicothe District Klondike Derby will be January 26-28, 2018 at Camp Birch. The cost is $13 per Scout and $8 per Adult if paid by January 17, and $23 per Scout and $18 per Adult if paid after January 17. Cost includes camping and lunch on Saturday. Lunch on Saturday is at the Turner Building. Patrols will have to prepare all other meals. No fire starters in the fire competition this...
  • 2018 Dayton Dragons Scout Nights

    Enjoy a fun-filled Boy Scout outing with the Dayton Dragons! Come enjoy an action-packed Dragons game, a Scout parade before every game, and more at at Dragons Scout Night or break out your tents for the Scout overnighters at Fifth Third Field. Attend a Dragons game, camp out on the field and watch a movie up on the videoboard. Click the title of this article for dates and details...
  • Annual Business Meeting and Annual Dinner

    Dear Council Board Members and BSA Charter Representatives - You are invited to attend the ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING and ANNUAL DINNER on Saturday, February 3, 2018, meeting at 4:30 pm and dinner at 5:30 pm at Soin Hospital Kumar Conference Room, 5th Floor (3535 Pentgon Blvd., Beavercreek, OH). The cost for the dinner is $20 per person. Registration and payment for the dinner is being taken...
  • Blue Jacket Trail District Recognition Dinner

    The Blue Jacket & Bullskin Trail District Recognition Dinner is January 20, 2018 at 6 pm at Urbana Presbyterian Church (116 W. Court St, Urbana, OH 43078). The cost is $15 per person (or $45 family max) if registered by January 14. There is no family discount if registering after Jan. 14. Questions? Contact Steve Molton at molton22@yahoo.com or 937-215-9268...
  • CHTB - Shooting Sports Saturdays

    The next CHTB Shooting Sports Saturday is September 16, 2017! 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 Leader Position Specific Training

    Cub Scout Leader Position Specific Training is being held Saturday, February 10, 2018. Doors open at 8:30 am and training is from 9 am to noon at Enon United Methodist Church (85 Broadway Rd, Enon, OH 45323). This training is FREE, but please register online to help us prepare. Cubmaster & Asst., Den Leader & Asst., Chartered Org Rep and Pack Committee Challenge are being offered.
  • Northern Tier Klondike Derby

    The Blue Jacket, Bullskin Trail and Lagonda Klondike Derby will be January 26-28, 2018 at George Rogers Clark Park in Springfield, OH. Check in is Friday at 5 pm. Cost is $12 per Scout and $10 per Scouter if paid by January 5, and $15 per Scout if paid after January 5. Registration is being take online until January 25 at 5 pm. There is no charge for event volunteers, but...
  • Reservations Now Open for 2018 Boy Scout Summer Camp

    Tecumseh Council Camp Birch doesn’t expect a lot from our units, but we invest a lot of time, money, blood, sweat, and tears into making camp accessible for year round camping. We keep our doors open due to the revenue brought in at Boy Scout Resident Camp. We have been told our programs are outstanding and our staff exceptional. We received feedback concerning our Shotgun range, our restrooms...
  • Save the Date - 2018 Spring Camporee

    Ahoy, Matey...come aboard for the 2018 Tecumseh Council Spring Camporee April 20-22, 2018 at Camp Birch. Pirates Treasure - Patrol Challenge: Patrols should be prepared from the moment they register as patrol - camp, sleep, cook and eat as a patrol. Weigh anchor and hoist the mizzen for a jolly good time and a test of your skills. Avast ye pay attention for further information in the fall!
  • Tecumseh Council COPE Director Training

    Orientation is March 20 and training is April 6-8 and April 27-29. We are running a local COPE director training program at Camp Birch. 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...
  • Virginia Diner Peanut Sale

    In an effort to allow Scouts to “earn their own way”, provide an opportunity to those Scouts that didn’t have the opportunity to sell in the Fall, and help Scouts attend summer camp, we are offering a spring peanut sale to our Scouts and Units. The Virginia Diner Peanut sale will be take order only from January 12 - March 16. You will receive a 35% commission on your sale...