NOTE: With the ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19 (aka coronavirus), some of the activities found on this page may be canceled or postponed. While we will do our best to keep this page current with regard to cancelations and/or postponments, you should always communicate with the contact person for any activity of interest to determine the current status of the activity. State, county and city officials have mandated restrictions regarding certain public gatherings, including making some gatherings illegal, until the health concerns have subsided.

You can follow the San Diego-Imperial Council communications on this topic on the council home page.

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Program Enhancement Activities
Scouting at Home during COVID-19   Activities to do from home
Scouts BSA Merit Badges and Advancement
Operation On Target Jul 17 Various mountain peaks in San Diego County and beyond
Life-to-Eagle Workshop May 2 Virtual Event until further notice
RSVP required - see flier
Life-to-Eagle Workshop Nov 14 Virtual Event until further notice
RSVP required - see flier
Aviation Merit Badge Workshop Various Saturdays USS Midway, San Diego Harbor
Boy Scout NET Wednesdays, 7pm  
Citizenship in the World & Stampcollecting Contact to Schedule Offered at your unit meeting location
Genealogy Merit Badge Workshops Contact to schedule San Diego FamilySearch Library
Download the workbook
Railroading Merit Badge Contact to Schedule Campo, CA
Technology Merit Badges Workshops Contact to Schedule Fashion Valley Microsoft Store
Tripoli San Diego High Power Rocket Club Launches 1st weekends Oct to May Holtville, CA
Cub Scout Activities
Council-wide Pinewood Derby May 15 Vista
Cub Scout Nova Technology Award Workshops Contact to Schedule Fashion Valley Microsoft Store
Cub Scout Nova Science Award Workshops Saturdays Reuben H. Fleet Space Center
Every Kid in a Park Various dates Various locations
Great opportunity for Webelos.
Bates Nut Farm Educational Tours Contact to schedule Valley Center
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Wreaths Across America's Mobile Education Exhibit Apr 24 San Diego
Wreaths Across America's Mobile Education Exhibit Apr 25 Vista
University of Scouting Aug 7 Pt Loma University
Helen Woodward Center Scout Education Programs 7 days per week Rancho Santa Fe
MCRD Command Museum Tours M-F, most Saturdays Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Old Fliegler's Farm Programs Contact to schedule Fallbrook
Big Boat Sailing Opportunities Contact to schedule San Diego Bay
Cool River Program Contact to schedule San Diego
Living Coast Discovery Center Contact to schedule Chula Vista
Zoo Wildlife Sleepover Contact to schedule San Diego
Service Opportunities
Don't forget to log your service hours on Scoutbook to apply towards Journey to Excellence (JTE) for your unit. Follow these instructions if you are new to this process.
Acts of Service From Home during COVID-19    
How to continue your Good Turns during the pandemic
Scouting for Food Annual campaign Countywide
Veteran Birthday Greetings Needed On-going  
Earth Day Creek to Bay Cleanup 2021 April 24 Locations near your home
Trail Building Various dates, Sep thru May Mataguay Scout Ranch
Casa Alda Senior Living Seeking Young Energy Contact to schedule San Diego
I Love a Clean San Diego Various dates Throughout San Diego/Imperial County
Presidio Park Volunteers Last Saturday each month Presidio Park, San Diego
San Diego River Park Foundation Events Various dates San Diego County
Serving the Elderly at ActivCare Contact to schedule Pacific Beach area
Serving the Elderly at ActivCare Contact to schedule 4S Ranch area
Tree San Diego Contact to schedule Logan Heights and Chula Vista
Camping Activities
All Council Camping Events Various dates Council camps
Check the Camping Site regularly for info on all Council sponsored camping events
Cub & Family Camps SAVE the DATE flier May-Dec Council camps
Spring Family Camp Apr 23-25 Mataguay Scout Ranch
Mom & Me Camp Day May 8 Camp Balboa
National Scout Jamboree 2021 Postponed from Jul 20-31 Summit Bechtel Reservation, West Virginia
Unfortunately, this event has been postponed. Go to the website for current info.
SDIC Philmont Contingent High Adventure Trek Jul 26 - Aug 9 Philmont Scout Ranch, New Mexico
Recognition Events
ESAA Scoutmaster of the Year Nominations Sep-Dec  
Order of the Arrow Tiwahe Lodge Banquet Jan 8, 2022  
Council Dinner & Silver Beaver Recognitions    
2019 & 2020 Eagle Scouts Recognition Event Apr 29 Virtual Event
Summit/Quartermaster Event    
Order of the Arrow Activities
Order of the Arrow Ordeal Apr 30 - May 2 Mataguay Scout Ranch
Order of the Arrow Ordeal May 21-23 Camp Balboa
Order of the Arrow Ordeal Jun 4-6 Mataguay Scout Ranch
OA Tiwahe Lodge Ordeal Aug 20-22 Mataguay Scout Ranch
OA Fall Fellowship Sep 24-26  
OA Section W6W Conclave Oct 15-17  
OA Tiwahe Lodge Leadership Development Nov 12-14 Poway
Making Connections
Boy Scout NET    
Exploring Activities Various Go to the Exploring webpage for all activity details.
Venturing Officers Association Meeting 1st Sunday each month  
Scout-Friendly Deals
In cooperation with our San Diego-Imperial Council partners, here are Scout friendly pricing and programs available to you that also benefit the council.
Building a Model Railroad Anytime Virtual
Maritime Museum of San Diego Scout Programs Contact to schedule Harbor Drive, San Diego
National Park Service Scout Ranger Program See website Various locations
San Diego Model Railroad Museum STEAM Program Select Saturdays San Diego Balboa Park
USS Midway Overnight Adventure & Merit Badge Programs Contact to schedule San Diego Harbor

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