Philmont Training Center


Western Region: New Strategies to Help Scouting Thrive

The Western Region is excited to offer volunteers and professionals a week of fun and fellowship, with interactive sessions related to how the BSA will thrive in the 21st Century. General Sessions will be provided each morning for all participants which will focus on Positive Youth Development, Building Resilience in Youth, Building a BSA Culture of Innovation, Social Media and Millennials, BSA Strategy for Success, and Serving Diverse Populations. The afternoons will be filled with specialized “track” programs focusing on specific volunteer roles such as Council Key 3’s, Council Board Members, District Key 3’s, and District Committee Members.


Week 2: June 17-23


About Philmont Scout Ranch

Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.