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January 2017- Upcoming Deadlines

The deadline to complete an application to serve as an Area, Regional, or National Boatswain is quickly approaching. For the first time, all positions will be filled from a common application. The National Sea Scout Boatswain serves as the youth representative for all...

New Standard Operating Procedures

Last week, in a letter to Sea Scout Volunteer Leaders along with Council/Area/Region Volunteers and Professionals, National Director, Keith Christopher, and National Commodore, Charles Wurster, released a set of Standard Operating Procedures for the Sea Scout Program....

Year End Membership Contest

Membership, Membership, Membership That is Our Goal Announcing a year-end incentive for all Sea Scout Ships in the nation Each ship that adds one or more new Sea Scouts between October 1st and December 31st 2016 will be entitled to one entry per new Scout, into a...

Fall 2016 National Sea Scout Log

The fall 2016 National Sea Scout Log is now available. This issue includes: Your National Sea Scout Support Committee National Director’s Update National Boatswain’s Report Announcing the National Organization of Sea Scout Alumni New Partnership with the American...

New Sea Scout Manual Available

The new Sea Scout Manual, #620543, is now available from BSA Supply! You can order it now from scoutstuff.org or have your local Scout Shop order it for you. The new Manual features updated Advancement Requirements and Electives, the new Paddlesports program, updated...

New SPARS Available

When the new edition of the Sea Scout Manual arrives in Scout Shops this fall, you will notice some significant changes. A section on Paddlecraft has been added to support new paddlecraft alternatives to some of the traditional Sea Scout rank requirements. Other...