Council General - WCC Winter Merit Badge Rally Posted Sep. 29, 2015
Winter Merit Badge rally is right around the corner! We want to see you there on November 7th and 21st. This year the Merit Badge Rally will be held at Bridges High School in Carbondale, CO. Merit badges at the rally include First Aid, Robotics, Chemistry, Railroading, Citizenship in the Community/Nation/World, Personal Management, and many more! Check back soon for registration and click More Information below to see a flyer with more details.
More Information Questions - Contact Dave Smith
Council General - New Camping & Program Director Posted Sep. 21, 2015
Congratulations Eleanor Anderson, our new Council Camping & Program Director. Eleanor came to WCC as a District Executive in January and will transition into her new role this fall. Eleanor's new responsabilities will include attention to growing SOAR, Council marketing, supporting Scouting programs, activities, and training. Eleanor's experience in multiple summer camps as well as her education at BYU in marketing, nonprofit administration, fundraising, and recreational management position her for great success. Please join WCC in congratulating Eleanor.
  Questions - Contact Mark Switzer
Council General - Cub Scout Fall Recruitment in full swing Posted Sep. 29, 2015
Fall Recruitment is in full swing. The council has free resources available for all units to use to help recruit. Order your fliers, and other stuff today!
More Information Questions - Contact Eleanor Anderson
Council General - 2017 National Jamboree payments ONLINE Posted Sep. 18, 2015
This online payment system is for scouts who have been confirmed as participants with the Western Colorado Contigent to the 2017 BSA National Jamboree at Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia.
More Information Questions - Contact Jennifer Pierson
Council General - Creating a Accnt UPDATE Posted Sep. 18, 2015
VERY IMPORTANT UPDATE!! If you are new to Scouting, need to take required training, or for any reason are directed to create a new Account and you do not know your Member Number, STOP, don't proceed until you call the council office 970-243-0346 x6 or email the contact below to get your member number. This is a very important step! 98% of adults and 100% of youth who go to already have a Member Number with their local council, especially parents of scouts who apply for new leadership positions. Thank you!
  Questions - Contact Sandy Elkins
Council General - NYLT 2016 Apply now to serve on Staff Posted Sep. 18, 2015
NYLT (National Youth Leadership Training) is searching for youth to apply to serve on staff as Senior Patrol Leaders and Assistant Senior Patrol Leaders for the course being offered in July, 2016. Applications must be received no later than October 30, 2015. All others applying to serve on staff, youth and adults, must have their applications completed by November 30, 2015.
More Information Questions - Contact T.A. Rosko
Council General - Internet Advancement or ScoutBook Posted Sep. 18, 2015
Units are required to post scouting advancements and awards at a minimum of quarterly each year. There are two applications that interface with the local council's database to do this, Internet Advancement or ScoutBook.

Internet Advancement is free to all units, it's simple to use, and very basic for posting advancements and awards earned. Internet Advancement can be accessed from Online Tools on our Home Page. Take a look at the simple instructions for using Internet Advancement under More Info just below, then give us a call for your Unit Id Number to get started!

ScoutBook is a new application that is offered by the National BSA that units can purchase yearly. ScoutBook offers a more extensive record keeping application for all units to use as their primary source for records. Unit Leaders, Scouts, and Parents can access this app for a quick look to see the status on a Rank, a Merit Badge, etc. Units will approve who has access to update and post records for scouts. ScoutBook can be accessed from Online Tools on our Home Page.
More Information Questions - Contact Sandy Elkins
Council General - Free SAT/ACT Prep Courses for Boy Scouts Posted Sep. 18, 2015
Free $250.00 SAT/ACT Prep Courses are available to all Boy Scouts for a minimal charge for shipping and handling through the eKnowledge Donation Project. See More Information below for the link to apply! Over 533 BSA Families have been helped by this program since 2014!
More Information Questions - Contact Sandy Elkins