Events

Scout Fair – At Scout Fair, Scouts of all ages converge to showcase their Scouting skills. Meet leaders and Scouts from your neighborhood. Sample the amazing dutch oven creations and other delicacies in the outdoor cooking area. Visit the midway with over 90 experts representing merit badges. Enjoy live entertainment on the center stage. Watch demonstrations, interact with participating booths from our community partners…pick up free offers. Scouts and the entire family will enjoy visiting hundreds of booths with fun activities and crafts, learning Scout skills, meeting new friends and tasting the delicious outdoor cooking.

Scout Fair is open to the public and is free (NRG typically charges $12 for parking).

Scout Fair Sign up – Sign up to help work at Scout Fair. We are cooking cobblers and making ice cream.

World Organization of the Scout Movement – See what scouts are doing in other countries

Boy Scouts of America

Sam Houston Area Council

Big Cypress District

US Scouting Service Project – Perhaps the most complete and most visited website for scouting information. Has links to many other useful sites

The MacScouter - A site rich in practical scouting information

Scout Stuff - On line scouting store

One of the best merit badge links that we’ve found.

More on Merit badge requirements

Lone Star College Scout Badge Programs

Forms for downloading - Use this site to find many BSA forms that we use

Uniform insignia - Find help here on where to display insignia on your uniform

Adult leader Knots – Scouting’s Awards & Recognitions

Philmont Scout Ranch

Camping

Texas State Parks

 

Real Close

Bovay

Brosig

Brazos Bend

Huntsville

Lake Somerville

Strake

Adult Leader Training

Youth Protection Training – Take your YPT on line. All adults who have any direct contact with scouts (campouts, merit badge classes, anything) are required to have YPT every 2 years.

 

Tools

Family safety on the information highway – Well-known corporate sponsors offer much information here on protecting your family’s privacy, and protecting your family.

 

MapQuest - This site can be very useful in giving detailed maps and driving directions. To the next campout you are planning, for instance.

 

The Weather Underground - Your webmaster’s favorite source for current conditions and forecasts, based on U.S. Weather Service information, for just about any camping destination.

Houston Traffic Reports - Houston Transtar website

 

Poison ivy information – Identification and treatment. For poison oak and sumac too.

 

Schools

Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District

Cy-Fair ISD Campus List – High Schools

 

Homework Help

Information Please - An assortment of searchable almanacs.

Schoolwork – Intended for seventh grade and higher.

NoSweat.Com - Handles first grade through college work.