Entries by Brad Schmermund

REMINDER: Respect in Sport Training

  As you are aware, starting September 1, 2017, all Scouters must complete the Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders training as a condition of membership. This training helps Scouters promote safety in all aspects of life by providing them with the tools needed to recognize and act when Scouting youth are faced with abuse, bullying, […]


“The idea of “Scout Scarf Day” on August 1 is that all active and former scouts are requested to wear their scout scarfs in public to make the “Spirit of Scouting” visible: Once a Scout – Always a Scout!  The date of the event commemorates the very first Scout Camp on Brownsea Island in 1907.” […]

Northern Lights Council: Summer Update

Camping season is now upon us!  Wishing all the best to the Scout groups who run programming over the summer and who are currently representing Alberta at CJ and around the world.  Safe travels, and be sure to share your adventures with us. The Canadian Jamboree (CJ) is now in full swing, with 23 groups […]