Scouting “Join Nights” planned for area communities

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LEE COUNTY  – The Mississippi Valley Boy Scout Council is gearing up with their local volunteers for an action-packed fall season of Scouting. Local Cub Scout Packs will soon be holding “Join Nights” in their communities for new families to Join Scouting.

Cub Scouting is more than just an activity. It’s adventure, learning, and discovery around every corner. From STEM, to exploring the outdoors, your son or daughter will be on the path to discovering their very best “future self”- and they’ll have fun doing it! Cub Scouts is for youth in grades Kindergarten through Fifth Grade.

Join Cub Scouts in the following communities:

Fort Madison Community Schools: Thursday September 13th from 6pm-7:30pm at Central Park.
Central Lee Community Schools: September 11th, from 6-7:30 pm at Central Lee Elementary.
Keokuk Community Schools: September 10th, from 5:30-7pm at Tolmie Park.

You can also join Scouting today by going online to BEASCOUT.ORG, visiting the local office at 3007 Flint Hills Dr in Burlington, or by calling 319-754-8413.

About Mississippi Valley Council
The Mississippi Valley Council is a local Boy Scouts of America Organization supporting youth development in the tri-state area. The Council supports more than 3000 youth, more than 500 adult volunteers and operates two unique Scout Camps year-round. We offer programs for youth starting in Kindergarten through age 20. Our Cub Scout Program supports youth in grades K-5, the Boy Scout Program is for boys ages 11-17, and we offer two leadership programs for both young men and women ages 14-20: Venturing (hobby-based) and Exploring (career-based).

About Boy Scouts of America
Scouting is a year-round program uniquely designed to meet the needs of youth and their families. The programs offer fun and challenging activities that promote character development and physical fitness. Family involvement is an essential part of the programs, and parents are encouraged to play an active role in making the most of the short time they have, to impact the lives of their children.

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