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 The Baden-Powell Council, headquartered in Binghamton, NY, serves over 165 different scouting units including more than 6,500 youth and adults throughout Central New York and Northeast Pennsylvania.  The Council serves Broome, Chenango, Cortland, Tioga, Tompkins, and part of Seneca counties in New York, as well as Susquehanna County in Pennsylvania.  The Council runs programs in Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, Venturing, and Exploring while maintaining two diverse nationally recognized Scout camps: Camp Barton, on Cayuga Lake, and the Tuscarora Scout Reservation, in the foothills of the Catskills.  

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 Merit Badge Counselor Online Renewal
For current merit badge counselors only


Sign Up and Participate in the Fall Popcorn Sale!!

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6th Annual McGraw Pumpkin Launch!

October 22, 2016

Open to all Scouts, Leaders, and Families!

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2016 Ten Commandment Hike!

November 25, 2016 starting at 8:30am

All Scouts and Leaders are welcome!

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Jamboree 2017 is now accepting registrations!

Click here to visit the Baden-Powell Council Jamboree page for more information.

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Boo at Barton 2016- Creepy Critters!!

October 1-2, 2016, Camp Barton, Trumansburg, NY

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Cub Adventure Weekend at Tuscarora - Monster Busters

 October 8-9, 2016, Camp Tuscarora, Windsor NY

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Scouting for Food!

Bag Drop-off is November 4th!

Bag Pick-up is November 12th!

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