By Kent Hansen
Aug 24, 2016

University of Scouting – St. George: Nov. 19, 2016

Let us inspire U at the University of Scouting – St. George coming up Nov. 19, 2106 from 8 am – 4 pm at the St. George LDS Institute near Dixie State University. Registration opens Sept. 1st at

2016 UOS st george flyer

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Early Bird cost is $10, $15 after Oct. 23, and $20 at the door. You may also pre-register for a $6 lunch.

University of Scouting is a fun-filled day of Scouting and learning. Participants can choose up to seven classes from the course catalog which can apply to earning Scouting degrees. Each session is led by experienced Scouters selected for their knowledge, enthusiasm, and great presentation skills.

There will be more than 150 sessions from Cub Scouts to Venturing on subjects such as:

  • Energizing the 11 Year Old Program
  • Venturing Best Practices
  • Dozens of Awesome Cub Scout Classes
  • Varsity Vision & Annual Planning
  • GPS/Geocaching Fun
  • “Trails to Testimony” with Brad Harris
  • Developing Effective Youth Leaders
  • How to Be an Effective COR
  • 2-time World Dutch Oven Champion Cooking
  • Life to Eagle Resources
  • Mastering Shadow Leadership
  • and many more!

DavePackSquareAmong other exciting events is this year’s keynote speaker Dave Pack, Utah National Parks Council Scout Executive and CEO. Opt-in to the $3 ($5 at the door) Fundraising Breakfast hosted by the Silver Beavers to help provide scholarships to send youth to Philmont for National Advanced Youth Leadership Experience. This year also features a fun midway, prize giveaways, and Q&A sessions.

Schedule of events is as follows:

  • Breakfast: 6:30 am
  • Registration: 7 am
  • Opening/Keynote: 8 am
  • Classes: 9 am – 4 pm
  • Lunch: 11 am & 12 pm
  • Midway: 10 am – 2 pm
  • Grand Prizes: 4:05 pm
  • End/Cleanup: 4:30 pm

Join us for this epic Scouting event! Spread the word to your units, wards, stakes and at roundtable.

The next University of Scouting in Utah County will take place on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 in Orem, UT.

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Author: Kent Hansen | Co-Chair, University of Scouting 2016

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2 thoughts on “University of Scouting – St. George: Nov. 19, 2016

    1. Kent Hansen

      It’s for adults. There is Den Chief training for biys, and we’re hopefully launching a youth college in the Orem UoS on Feb 18th .


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