STEM – Spring Escape Rooms

Stem Spring Escape Rooms

The GGAC STEM Committee is offering three Escape Room themed Nova Awards opportunities for Cub Scouts: 1-2-3-Go! (Numbers & Cryptography), Fearful Symmetry (Design symmetry through geometry), and Science Everywhere (Science & the Environment). For Scouts BSA, we are offering Whoosh! where we will study machines and design in motion using Minecraft as our tool.

COVID-19 Update – 01/26/21

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January 26, 2021: All Council camps and service centers are closed to visitors. Considering the current increase of COVID cases and the imminent triggering of the Order, GGAC recommends no in-person unit meetings or activities. If in-person meetings or activities are needed and permitted by the Order and local authority (city or county), units should […]

Troop 11’s Christmas Tree Cleanup

Troop 11 Christmas Tree recycle

On January 9th, Alameda Boy Scout Troop 11 launched its 49th annual Christmas Tree Pick Up and Recycling program.  The service project has become a holiday tradition for Alameda. The first Christmas Tree Pick Up event started as an Eagle Scout project by Harold Zecher, Jr. in 1972, well before the county offered recycling programs. […]