Narragansett Council BSA Is Coming to Florida!

Last Chance to Reserve Your Seat!


We have received an excellent response and are excited to visit with our alumni and friends that live in Florida.  Due to the great response, we have added an addition stop!  We’ll be having an evening reception with hors d’oeurvres, wine and beer and desserts at the Isles Yacht Club in Punta Gorda (Fort Meyers area) on Wednesday, February 8thfrom 5:30-7:30PM.  

You and your guest are invited to join us for an update on Scouting in Southeastern New England and on the exciting developments at Camp Yawgoog, Camp Norse and Camp Champlin!  Meet our Scout Executive & CEO Tim McCandless who will be at each of our luncheons/receptions.  

Seating is limited, reservations are required:

Join fellow Scouting alumni and friends. During the week of February 6-10, 2023, the Narragansett Council, BSA will be visiting with our friends and alumni throughout Florida.  We're coming to Ponte Vedra Beach (Jacksonville area), Orlando, Punta Gorda (Fort Meyers area), Tampa, and Ft Lauderdale/Miami.  

If you are an alumnus of Scouting from Rhode Island, Southeastern Massachusetts, Pawcatuck, CT or one of our Camps (Yawgoog, Norse, or Cachalot) we invite you and your guest to join us when we visit for one of our luncheons or receptions being held throughout Florida. 

Ponte Vedra Beach (Jacksonville area) hosted by Andy Erickson:  February 7, 2023 at Noon at the fabulous Aqua Grill Restaurant, 395 Front St. Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082

Orlando hosted by John Gilmore:  February 8, 2023 at Noon at the beautiful Country Club of Orlando 1601 Country Club Dr. Orlando, FL 32804

Punta Gorda (Fort Meyers area) hosted by John & Suzanne Holder:  February 8, 2023, 5:30-7:30 PM at the awesome Isles Yacht Club, 1780 W Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Tampa:  February 9, 2023 at Noon at the gorgeous University Club of Tampa, 201 N Franklin #ScoutingThrives, 38th Floor, Tampa, FL 33602

Miami/Ft. Lauderdale hosted by Frank Ferraro:  February 10, 2023 at Noon at the excellent Boatyard Restaurant, 1555 SE 17th St. Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Seating is limited, reservations are required, dress attire is business casual. 

You and your guest are invited to join us at the date and location that is best for you. Reservations are required by using this link: or by contacting Erin Shilling: or (401) 868-1734.



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