The Baltimore Area Council, Boy Scouts of America's 100th anniversary represents much more than a date on the calendar. It represents is an important milestone around which to reintroduce Scouting to America; to celebrate our rich heritage and to reinforce the important role Scouting will play in shaping our country's future.
Scouting is as vital and relevant today as it was when our journey began.
Help us celebrate! If you are - or were - a Scout, family member of a Scout, BSA volunteer, or just someone who Scouting has positively impacted, you're invited. There are a number of national opportunities for you to take part in our once-in-a-lifetime celebration.
100th Anniversary Events and Opportunities
Click on patches below and learn about events
Collect all 10 of the 100th Anniversary Celebration Patches by attending a celebration event or participating in a project.
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B&O Museum Council Dinner
BSA Birthday Card Contest
Gathering of Eagles
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10/1 to 10/3
A Scout is Reverent 4/25/2010
Public Art Project
100th Gala Celebration 6/18/2010
| || Earn the 2010 Baltimore Area Council, Boy Scouts of America Centennial of Scouting Award. |
This medal, inspired by the medal presented by the National Park Service to individual Boy Scouts in 1914 in appreciation of their help in the Centennial Celebration of the battle of Fort McHenry, signifies the long standing commitment of Scouting to providing “splendid service” for the communities of Central Maryland. Scouts must earn 8 of 10 requirements to be eligible. All requirements must be completed by October 2, 2010.
Ordering 100th Anniversary Patches -
(Patches can be ordered for youth participating in these events.)
Flag Ceremony, Conservation Project, A Scout is Reverent, Recruiter and Public Art.
To order a framed edition of all the 100th Anniversary Patches contact:
Lil Kallas - firstname.lastname@example.org
| || Founder Recognition - In celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Boy Scouts of America, the New-Unit Task Force announces the new Founder's Bar recognition. Check it out! |
| Other fun Scouting Activities for the 100th! |
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GET IN THE GAME!
With Geocashing - Treasure hunting with a GPS! For more info, click on logo.
| || Adventure Base 100 - comes to Baltimore's Inner Harbor. For more info click on trailer. |