Download the district calendar for August 2018 - 2019 (revised 2018). The council calendar and council toolkit provide additional information on upcoming council events.



January 2019

12 Key Leader’s Conference (for district committee members) (SHAC)
19 Order the Arrow (OA) Lodge Leadership Development (LLD) Training and Lodge Banquet 
19 Multi-district First Aid Meet
22 Venturing Forum
24 Scout Fair Kick-Off Meeting (for unit leaders). Sales begin.
26 Scouting for Food: hanger distribution (SHAC)
31 District program meeting

February 2019

2 Scouting for Food: food pick up (SHAC)
2/3 Scout Sabbath/Sunday
7 District commissioners meeting
7 District committee meeting
8 BSA’s birthday
9 Council First Aid Meet
14 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
14 Town Hall (Roundtable)
14 Camporee registration deadline
22 District Dinner
22 Baden Powell Fellowship Dinner (SHAC)
22-24 Venturing Challenge (SHAC)
23 District Pinewood Derby
28 District program meeting

March 2019

1-3 Camporee
1-3 Order of the Arrow Ordeal
3 OA Lodge Executive Meeting
7 District committee meeting
7 District commissioners meeting
7 Scout Fair coupon book: 5% Bonus Deadline
8-10 Wood Badge training 19-1A
10 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
14 Town Hall (Roundtable)
23 Spring University of Scouting training (SHAC)
28 Scout Fair coupon book: 3% bonus deadline
28 District program meeting
29-31 Wood Badge training 19-1B

April 2019

1 Scout Fair coupon book: 1% bonus deadline
4 District commissioners meeting
4 District committee meeting
6 Scout Fair (SHAC)
11 SHAC’s birthday!
11 Town Hall (Roundtable)
12-15 Powder Horn weekend #1
14 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
18 Program meeting
25 Council Coordinated (for district committee members) (SHAC)
26-28 Order of the Arrow: Arrowmen Bash
26-28 Powder Horn weekend #2
26-28 Order of the Arrow Ordeal
27 District Training Day

May 2019

1 Silver Beaver nominations due (SHAC)
TBD New Eagle Scout Reception (SHAC)
2 District commissioners meeting
2 District committee meeting
9 Town Hall (Roundtable) / Program Preview
9 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
10-11 Order of the Arrow Ordeal
TBD Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS)
TBD BALOO Training
18 Trainer's edge
30 District program meeting

June 2019

6 District committee meeting
6 District commissioners meeting
13 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
13 Town Hall (Roundtable)
TBD Cub Scout day camp
27 Program meeting
  Scouts BSA summer camp
  National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)


National / International Events

July 22 - August 3, 2019 World Scout Jamboree, Summit Bechtel Reserve, WV


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Program Area

Sam Houston Area Council The Sam Houston Area Council, BSA, serves nearly 60,000 youth in 16 counties southeast Texas area through dedicated service and leadership of nearly 20,000 adult volunteers. Scouting is completely funded by the generosity of our local communities.  
Colonneh Lodge  The Colonneh Lodge, Order of the Arrow is the national honor society of the Boy Scouts of America.   
Eagle Scout Association - SHAC The Eagle Scout Association - Sam Houston Area Council is a fellowship of men who have achieved the Eagle Scout rank who desire to use their efforts and influence toward forming the kind of young men America needs for leadership. Membership is open to all Eagle Scouts; there is no charge to join.
Exploring Exploring is Learning for Life’s career education program to help young people mature and to prepare them to become responsible and caring adults.   
Scouts with DisAbilities and Special Needs The Disabilities Awareness Committee is committed to making Scouting accessible and enjoyable to all Scouts, regardless of their abilities.   
Sea Scouts Sea Scouts is a specialized program that focuses on water high adventure and personal development.  
Scout Days / Merit Badge Days Scout Days are awesome opportunities to get your Scouts, friends and family together for some exciting experiences around the area with other Scouting families. All Scout Days are offered at a discounted price of admission. Also, many of our partners offer merit badge classes and advancement workshops.
Training Schedule Training is an important part of learning to become an effective leader. See the council training schedule for a list of trainings offered in the council.
Venturing Venturing is a youth development program that provides positive experiences to help young people mature and become responsible and caring adults.   









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Last Modified by Admin1 on Jan 11, 2019