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Tues.-Thurs. 9am - 5pm
Mon. & Fri. by Appt.
253 Washington Ave. Extenstion
Albany, NY 12205

Scout Shop

Mon-Fri 10am-6pm *Closed 2-2:30pm
Sat 10am-2pm
Shop Ph. 518-690-0282


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What Is Geofencing?

What if you could send parents an invitation to attend a Join Scouting event directly through Facebook? By creating an event on Facebook and ‘geofencing’it, you can. It’s easy, affordable and it’s a great way to reach parents with a message to join. Here’s how it works. ·       Geofencing allows you to set a geographic virtual […]

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Prepare for Charter Renewal

Be PREPARED: Charter renewal is just around the corner, do you know what the three most important steps are to get prepared? Training, Roster Checks and Online Application Manager Review. First step, training, new this year, Key 3 unit members will be responsible for completing the online Charter Renewal as the National BSA has developed […]

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Council Camporee Planning Guide

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2021/2022 Program Guide Now Available

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New Open Positions at Twin Rivers Council

Membership Associate We are looking to hire one more Membership Associate. If you are interested please check out the job description linked below and then contact Tory Carman at Part-Time Council Registrar If you are interested in helping us maintain our registration records and working here at the council office. Please, check out the job […]

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NEW 2021 Guide to Advancement

Feedback from volunteers from across the country was incorporated into the new and improved 2021 Guide to Advancement, available now. Like all versions of the Guide, the 2021 update wasn’t created in a vacuum. It’s the latest evolution of a living document that’s updated every two years to ensure it meets the realities of packs, […]

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Staff Updates

We are proud to announce that we have hired two new Membership Associates. Tyler Henderson and Quin Ciccolella are joining our team starting September 1st. They will be working on membership and recruitment efforts for all of the Packs, Troops, Crews and Posts in the Twin Rivers Council. These positions will be working with our […]

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Twin Rivers Council Fall Camporee 2021

CUB SCOUTS • SCOUTS BSA • VENTURERS • EXPLORERS THE BIGGEST SCOUTING EVENT OF THE YEAR! Join us on October 8-10 at the SARATOGA FAIRGROUNDS for a weekend of FUN FOR SCOUTS OF ALL AGES.  Activities to include: Games Entertainment STEM Activities Military, Fire and Emergency Services Exhibits Scouting Museum Shooting Ranges And Much, Much More… PLUS… Optional field trip to […]

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The Popcorn Sale Details Have Arrived!

Check out the TRC Popcorn webpage to get more information about this year’s Popcorn Sale! Sign up for the sale today! New company (Camp Master’s), *New* and familiar products, Lower Prices & Back to the 2019 sales format.

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The National Scout Shop is your one stop source for all your Scouting needs!

We have everything you need for your scouting experience from Lion to Eagle.  Just starting out or replacing a new uniform? We will gladly help you find exactly what fits best for you. In store we carry a variety of camping gear including tents, backpacks, sleeping bags and pads, as well as knives, compasses and […]

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