Activities & Civic Service


Our programs offer young men and young women opportunities to be active and grow through hands-on experiences. To supplement your unit program, a wide range of activities and service projects are offered, from your local community to across the world. Here you will find the latest information, dates, flyers, and registration details. In addition to Council sponsored activities, a local Scouting District may also sponsor an event.

Scouts participating in our annual Scouting for Food drive.

Scouts participating in our annual Scouting for Food drive.

Civic Service


Training young people in citizenship is one of the primary purposes of the BSA. “To help other people at all times” is more than part of the Scout Oath; it’s a lifetime ethic of service taught by putting these ideals into practice. The Mayflower Council helps to organize opportunities for its membership to give back to the community through programs, such as Scouting for Food

Local Scouting

Flag Ceremony

Activities provided by the Mayflower Council help round out your program and provide skills, leadership, recognition and fun. Check out the Calendar for all of our upcoming Local Scouting activities.

National Scouting

Philmont 2016 promo

Ready to see America? Mayflower Council sponsors trips around the country as well as specialty trips such as the Philmont High Adventure Base, The Summit, Northern Tier, Seabase and national events such as Jamborees. Looking to go it on your own? The council will also help your unit take advantage of these high adventure opportunities.

International Scouting

Want to see the world? Mayflower Council can help you get there through Jamborees, International Camp Staff, and more. Take advantage of being part of an international movement.