2018 Summer Camp
View details of the exciting Summer Camp opportunities available.Read More
2018 Corporate Pinewood Derby
Join the fun on Friday, April 6!Learn More
Retirement of Patrol Flags/Wood Badge Reunion
April 14, 2018Read More
Scout Shorts Newsletter
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Welcome to Mid-Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America!
Mid-Iowa Council is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, in the Fred Maytag II Scout Center. In 2016 we celebrated 100 years of Boy Scouting in central and southern Iowa. Our mission is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
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BSA Chief Answers Your Questions About Welcoming Girls Into BSA Programs
Do you have questions about girls joining BSA programs? Bryan Wendell interviewed Mike Surbaugh to ask questions from Scouters. Read the article by clicking HERE and/or watch the video by clicking HERE.
Thank you to our Community Partners!
Our Community Partners help Scouting experiences take place within Mid-Iowa Council.
Council Executive Committee Meeting - FebruaryRead More
2018 OA Snowflake Powwow, OA Snowflake Powwow
March 2, 2018 - March 4, 2018 Camp Dodge Registration fees: $25 through 2/15/18, $30 between 2/16/18 and the registration close date of 2/28/18 This
The Trainer's Edge (Train the Trainer) March 2018, The Trainer's Edge
March 3, 2018 Maytag Scout Center 8:00am - 4:00pm Cost $5 Are you interested in training adult leaders? Are you looking for an edge to help you train
Mid-Iowa Scout Shop
- Monday -Thursday 9:00-7:00
- Friday 9:00-6:00
- Saturday 9:00-4:00, Closed Sundays
- (515) 265-5990
Mid-Iowa Council Trade-o-ree
2nd Annual Mid-Iowa Trade-o-ree Trading Buying Selling - Cub and Boy Scout Memorabilia Saturday – May 5th, 2018 (8:00 am – 2:00 pm)Read More
Boy Scout Open Climb and Open Shoot
For Boy Scouts and Venturers! March 24, 2018 May 26, 2018 Mitigwa Scout Reservation $10 Climb $10 Archery $20 Rifle $20 Shotgun There will beRead More
The Trainer's Edge
March 3, 2018 Maytag Scout Center 8:00am - 4:00pm Cost $5 Are you interested in training adult leaders? Are you looking for an edge to help you trainRead More
Outdoor Ethics Training
Outdoor ethics is deeply ingrained in the BSA program. No place is this more important than in the outdoors. Scouting and Venturing have a long, proudRead More
Commissioner Training Opportunities
Unit Commissioner Basic Training Mid-Iowa Council, BSA Saturday, March 17, 2018 8:00 am - 12:00 pm This training is for all Unit Commissioners whoRead More
Cub Scout Shooting Saturdays @ Scoutland
Featuring: BB Guns, Archery, and Wrist Rockets for Cub Scouts These open shooting events are conducted by trained and certified staff. SessionRead More