Future Forums

The Venturing Forums start with a shared Roundtable for some important information and announcements for the district, then breaks into youth and adult forums led correspondingly by youth and adults.  
Venturing Forum meetings are generally on the 3rd Tuesday of the month @ 7 pm at the Orange County Council office 1211 East Dyer Road, Santa Ana, CA 92705 | Tel: (714) 546-4990
October 21

Charters (adults) 
Leadership (youth)







Annual planning 

February: How to budget your crew activities March: Train Leadership (adults and youth) 
April May June


Venturing Activities from Scouting Magazine

A quiz to test your knowledge of winter camping

Cold-Weather Camping QuizIF YOU LIKE TO BE on your own, go camping in winter. However, the winter woods won’t tolerate sloppy skills. You can get into trouble fast if you don’t know what you’re doing. Take this quiz to see how much you know about winter camping.

Pro fisherman Tom Redington shares how to hook Scouts on fishing

Fishing’s back, and there’s more on the line than you think. We talked with professional bass fisherman Tom Redington, who recently signed a partnership with the BSA to help tie fishing to science, technology, engineering, and math. Watch Redington in his element as he discusses how he aims to help Scouting through a new partnership.

Ten reasons why your Scouts and Venturers should try stand-up paddleboarding

SCMayJune13_ActionShotIT MAY LOOK EXOTIC AND WILD. But the born-in-Hawaii sport of stand-up paddling (SUP) is among the most accessible on-water activities you can try.

A how-to guide for bike touring with Scouts

Scott Stoll Cycling Around the World

Scott Stoll made a stop at the Mt. Everest Base Camp, which he rode to as part of his around-the-world bike tour. 

Help Scouts, Venturers stay active during slow months with a winter biathlon

New York Venturers STAY ACTIVE during the sometimes-slow winter months with a weekend biathlon focusing on CHALLENGE BY CHOICE.