Join us March 18, 2011 for a special board meeting / reception to host Richard Barden, of South Haven, Michigan. Mr. Barden is the nephew of Harold Steele who started the first Boy Scout Troop in Tucson on April 20, 1911. The event will begin at 6:00pm at the scout museum. Food will be provided. Please call 795-9484 to RSVP.
The 2011 Catalina Council Scout-O-Rama will be held March 26, 2011 at the Reid Park band shell in Tucson, Arizona. The Otis H. Chidester Scout Museum will have an exhibit and booth with collectable items for sale. For more information visit the Catalina Council website at http://www.catalinacouncil.org/calendar/scout-o-rama/.
The Otis H. Chidester Scout Museum Museum of Southern Arizona cordially invites everyone to help us Celebrat the Centennial of Scouting in Tucson (April 1911 - April 2011). Saturday, April 30, 2011 9:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M. Guest speakers will share their memories and thoughts for the future at 11:00am. Refreshments to follow. 1937 E. Blacklidge Dr. Tucson, AZ 85719. For more information call 520-795-9484.
The 2011 Otis H. Chidester Scouting Museum Founder's Day Dinner will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2011 at 6:30pm at the Viscount Suite Hotel 4855 E. Broadway Blvd. in Tucson. The recipients of the 2011 Otis H. Chidester Memorial Awards, to be presented on May 7, and Mike George, David Gibeault, M.D., and Chuck (Charles) Moyer, II. Invitations will be sent out in early April 2011.