School Night For Scouting Sign-Up Genius - Friday, May 22, 2015
Metro Lakes Scout volunteers,
Please use this link to volunteer for school coverage for School Night For Scouting this September 17th ;

Feel free to forward on to the other families in your unit, we would like to have elementary school in the district covered on that night with grass roots local volunteers. Please let us know of any recruiting efforts you do in your area, we can help.

Remember to keep your Unit Tool Box  up-to-date:

Don't know how to do that? UTB and SNFS training at the August roundtable Aug 7th


Webelos Transition! - Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Webelos Transition! 

All Webelos transitioning into Boy Scouts should have their paperwork submitted to the council office by the new Troop within 48-72 hours of the crossover to ensure proper record keeping. This paperwork can be the list provided to each Pack this year or the youth application. Both forms require the signature of a parent and Troop leader. Reminder: there is still NO fee for this, or any other transfer.

Wood Badge - Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Wood Badge

Northern Star Council is offering upcoming Wood Badge courses in the summer and fall of 2015 and during the Winter of 2016. Plan to attend one of these courses. The summer course will run Thursday - Saturday July 2-4, 2015 and July 23-25, 2015 at Fred C. Andersen Scout Camp.  The fall course will be a Friday–Sunday schedule September 25-27, 2015 and October 16-18, 2015 at Stearns Scout Camp.  The winter course will be held at Kiwanis Scout Camp Friday to Sunday January 29-31, 2016 and February 26-28, 2016.  Registration for Summer and Fall is now open at:

Philmont Council Contingent 2016 - Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Philmont Council Contingent 2016

Attend Philmont with the Council Contingent in 2016. The council contingent is a great way to go to Philmont. Reservations for the 2016 trip are underway for full crews and individuals. Registration forms can be found at


District 'Key 3' Contacts

District Chair - Augie Schauer                        

612-799-3128   /

District Commissioner - Scott Stone  

612-298-8656 /

District Executive - Jason Zienty                    

651-470-1611   /