Sunday, July 22, 2018
Welcome to Dan Patch District


Roundtable is the first Thursday of every month.  Find out what is going on in the District, get trained, and get new ideas.
Christ the King Lutheran Church, Bloomington  6:30PM to 8:15PM!

Christ the King Lutheran Church
8600 Fremont Ave S
Bloomington, MN



Due to low sign-ups the District Derby has been cancelled.  If you still want to race, please check out the Council Derby on June 2nd.

Visit this link for information and to sign-up:



May 4-6, Stearns Scout Camp

Does your patrol have the skills to succeed?

ORDERS 018-03   20 March 2018

Troops and Crews in Metro Lakes and Dan Patch districts of the Northern Star Council, BSA

You are deployed on a three-day Temporary Change of Station (TCS)

Assigned to Stearns Scout Camp, South Haven, MN

Purpose: For completion of Scout Boot Camp (also IOLS training for leaders)

Number of days: 3

Will proceed date: 4 May 2018

Security clearance: Secret

Additional instructions: Be prepared

Cost: $15 per person





List of Upcoming Events 

  • For a full list of upcoming Northern Star Council Events click Here


    Cub Scout Camping

    Get Signed up for the Fall Day Camp. It is a half day experience offering shooting, archery, bounce houses, snacks, crafts, super hero training and more. Happening in all weekends of October, it is the perfect family event for all Cubs, especially those who just joined. Registration is open at

    Packs need to select and promote a date to attend Polar Cubs and Summer Camp. Mike will begin collecting dates this month – please share with Mike (


    Boy Scout Camping

    Troops need to select and promote a date to attend Boy Scout Winter Camp. Both North Wind (Streans) & Snow Base (Tomahawk) operate all weekends in January and February.

                    Registration opens on September 15th at noon – Online!

                    $25.00 per participant upon registration, balance 1 month prior

                    More info on

    2018 Many Point and Tomahawk Reservations are open. All remaining sites are available for anyone to reserve. Go to & to check availability.


    General Camping

    Our camps had a great 2017 summer and we are busy planning for 2018. What feedback (positive or areas for improvement) do you have that Mike can share with the planners. (

    Base Camp

    Open lock-ins are on October 27 and November 3. Activities include games, archery, rock climbing and more. Sign up as groups or individuals. $25/youth. $8/adult.

    Open Climb Night is from 5pm to 9pm on Tuesday, October 3. $7 per person.

    Registration is open for Fall Pre-K Days.  Each 3 hour interactive program follows a theme and isperfect for 2 – 5 year olds and their parents.

    October 30: Masters of Disguise, November 13: Talk Like a Turkey, December 18: Snowflakes are Special. $10/youth per session.

    Are you curious about the Leadership Center and the evolution of the Base Camp Campus? Come to our Leadership Center Info Nights!
    September 11th - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

    October 2nd - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

    November 6th - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

    December 4th - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

    We are a resource for you! Looking to inform your district about Base Camp? Request a Base Camp representative at one of your district events. Call 612-767-0055           or email   



    New Boy Scout Rank Advancement Requirements

    You can get the new requirements Here

    Eagle Ideas

    Do you have a Scout that doesn't know what they want to do for their Eagle Project. Take a look here to find the answers. 

    Cub Scout Activities

    Cub Scout Learning Library

    See pictures from recent activities by some of the Cub Scout Packs from Dan Patch

    See the latest files for Cub Scouts and Leader awards HERE. This includes the new NSC Outdoor Ethics Awareness Award for Cub Scouts and Cub Scout leaders.

    Boy Scout Activities 

    See pictures from recent activities by some of the Boy Scout Troops from Dan Patch  

    Venture Activities

    See pictures from recent activities by some of the  Venturing Crews from Dan Patch.   

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