Mississippi Valley Council



 Join Exploring as seen on KHQA Exploring is a unique career exploration program for young men and women in middle school or ages 14-20. It provides students with an opportunity to learn about a wide variety of career fields and network with professionals already working in those fields. Youth ga hands-on experience to determine whether or not a particular career field is right for them. Below are a list of opportunities for youth in the tri-state area.

City Focus Age Group Advisor
Burlington, IA Fire Age 14-20 Brandon Howard
Burlington, IA Multi-Disciplinary Grade 6-8 J. David Gilbert
Clark County, MO Multi-Disciplinary Grade 6-8 Heath Richmond
Danville, IA Fire Grade 6-8 Bryon Heather
Davnille, IA Fire Age 14-20 Bryon Heather
Mediapolis, IA Fire Age 14-20 Jeff Kerr
Mediapolis, IA Ambulance Age 14-20 Charles Massner
Mt. Pleasant, IA Reenacting Age 14-20 Karen Boston-Kemple
Pleasant Hill, IL Fire Age 14-20 Josh Martin
Pleasant Hill, IL Fire Grade 6-8 Josh Martin
Quincy, IL Police Age 14-20 Greg Benson
Quncy, IL Fire Age 14-20 Matt Walbring
Quincy, IL Business Age 14-20 Heather Leindecker

Want to start a new opportunity for youth? Let us know!

 Military Popcorn Day - November 5th
The Mississippi Valley Council salute our active military and veterans. Our Scouts will be out on Saturday November 5th and invite you to stop by the following locations to make a donation which will help send Popcorn to our military men and women, their families, and veterans organizations. While you are making a donation to our military, pick up some Popcorn for yourself and help fund a Scout's adventure!

City Location Start Time End Time Supporting Scouts in:
Burlington, IA Lowe's 9:00 AM 2:00 PM Pack 40
Burlington, IA Casey's on West Ave 11:00 AM 2:00 PM Pack 25
Burlington, IA Burlington By The Book (Sunday the 6th Only) 1:00 PM 3:00 PM Pack 9
Burlington, IA Walgreens on Agency 10:00 AM 2:00 PM Pack 87

 Popcorn Fund your Unit with Popcorn!
Charter Renewal  The Internet Rechartering system is now open! All Units should log on using the information in your specific Charter Renewal packet and complete the online process, gather the signatures, and submit at or before the November Roundtable.
 Council Annual Dinner Mark your calendars for the Council Annual Dinner! Celebrate the accomplishments of 2016 and honor the Silver Beaver recipients.
Council Coordinated Meeting  Save the date for the Council Coordinated Meeting. Council VPs, Council Committee members and District Committee Members are invited to this afternoon-long planning session with special guest Kevin Dowling, the General Manager of Philmont Scout Ranch.
 Winter Adventure Cub Scouts: Yukon
Boy Scouts & Venturing: Polar Bear
Check out all of our yearly activities HERE.
Reserve Camp for your Pack or Troop All Year!

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2336 Oak St
Quincy, IL 62301
(217) 224-0204

3007 Flint Hills Dr.
Burlington, IA 52601
(319) 754-8413

750 E Cty Rd 1780
Nauvoo, IL 62354

2948 E 1000th St
Mendon, IL 62351
(217) 985-3735

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