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Indian Waters Council - Boy Scouts of America - Columbia, South Carolina
Columbia Scout Shop
715 Betsy Drive - Columbia, SC 29210
Fax 803-798-0369

Office Hours
*Monday - Friday 10 am - 7 pm
*Saturday 10 am - 2 pm
*Sunday Closed
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Scout Service Center
Indian Waters Council - 553
715 Betsy Drive - Columbia, SC 29210
Office Hours
*Monday and Wednesday
9 am - 5 pm
*Tuesday and Thursday
9 am - 7 pm
9 am - 1 pm

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Merit Badge Counselor Resources
Everything you need to be a successful part of the BSA Advancement Program!
* Highlights specifically (website)
* The Essentials (PowerPoint)
* Counselor Application (PDF)
* Counselor Process (PDF)

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Recruiting Corner
Camp Barstow Short Term Camping

Online Reservations for Camp Barstow
NEW Calendar for event registration

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Internet Advancement,
Basic Leader Training,
Youth Protection,
This is Scouting, FastStart, Position Specific, Tour Plans and all Online Trainings

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New Medical Form
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The Indian Waters Council is the Boy Scouts of America's local 501c3 not-for-profit organization. If you would like to support Scouting locally through a tax-deductible gift, contact Terri.Towle@scouting.org.

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Gamecock Football Scout Day
November 11
Gamecocks vs Florida

Popcorn Unit Chair
Other info to help Popcorn Chairs and Units! HERE

Attend ALL Gamecocks Home games for FREE!
Sign up to be a ticket scanner!
Each game you work you'll be able to attend at no cost! 

Law Merit Badge Day
September 30, 2017

USC Law School
Forestry Merit Badge
September 30

Harbison State Forest
Annual Benefit Golf Tournament
The Members Club at Woodcreek & WildeWood
2017 Brochure HERE
Cub Scout Cuborees 2017

Chinquapin & Etowah Cuboree
September 30 9AM-4PM
Oakwood Baptist

Edisto Cuboree
October 7 9AM-3PM
Cox Farm

Catawba & Congaree Cuboree
October 7 9AM-1PM
Clemson Sandhill Research & Education Center

Wateree Cuboree Weekend
October 6-8
Modern Turf
It a Groovy Haunted Forest 2017
October 20-22
Camp Barstow
Register HERE

Boy Scout Camporee

SC Fire Academy

November 3-5, 2017

Taking a Crew to Philmont in 2018?
October 26

Crew Advisors Workshop
Council Service Center
register here

Boy Scout/Cub Scout Training
Cub Leader Training - Super Train - Trainer's Edge -
OWLS - BALOO - Leave No Trace Trainer
to register for any of the trainings HERE

November 4 - 9AM - 4PM
Council Camporee at South Carolina Fire Academy

Range Master Training
Shooting Sports Training
Rifle Instructor - Archery Instructor - Cub Scout Adult Shooting Sports

Camp Barstow Ranges - NRA Rifle Instructor,
Shotgun Instructor and RSO (Range Safety Officer)
NRA Instructor and RSO classes To Be Determined.   Please Contact David Leech cclear@pbtcomm.net
(IWC Shooting Sports Chairman)  if you wish to be put on our contact list for the next training event .
is now mandatory for All Volunteers!
to take the course or for more info HERE