Updated GNFC eNews August 18, 2014

Updated GNFC eNews - 

August 18, 2014
News of Key Scouting Activities, Events and Upcoming Registration Deadlines

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Greater Niagara Frontier Council #380
Boy Scouts of America
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Buffalo, New York 14225
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Buffalo Bills Announce Discount Kids Day Game Tickets  It’s not too late!

Scouting families can purchase discounted tickets with $5 going back to the GNFC to support local Scouting for the  August 23rd home game vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers.Click the link here to find more information and please use Ticketmaster code GPSC to receive the discount>


GNFC Announces 27th Annual SCOTY (Scouter Citizen of the Year) Golf Tournament to honor Congressman Chris Collins.  Proceeds of the event will support Greater Niagara Frontier Council operations.  The tournament will be held Monday, August 25th at Wanakah Country Club. Click here for more information SCOTY Poster 2014>.


Scout Camp Out at UB

Join the UB Football Team as they take on Norfolk State at UB Stadium on September 20, 2014.  Discount tickets are available for Scouts and Scouting families. 

All are welcome to purchase a $15 ticket for anyone camping out and enjoying the activities hosted by UB, while additional tickets for the football game are only $6. 
To register and download the pdf flyer please CLICK HERE>>


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Martin's Fantasy Island
Scouts and Scout families are able to purchase low price Martin's Fantasy Island tickets all summer long.  Please take advantage of this program.   For more information please CLICK HERE>>.


Microsoft Store Summer Camp
Microsoft is holding free summer camp sessions Monday – Thursday. Junior Designers (ages 8-10) are 10am – 12pm, Designers (ages 11-13) are 1pm – 3pm. Click here to access the flyer for online registration> or go to  Sign up for one or several sessions!  Direct questions to Marshall Kelkenberg <>


33rd Annual Scout Memorabilia Trade-O-Ree & Auction
Friday, September 19th - Trading 5:00 pm until 11:00 pm
Saturday, September 20th - Trading 9:00 am until 1:00 pm / Live Auction 1:00 pm

Presented by the Western New York Traders Association in conjunction with the Greater Niagara Frontier Council.  Admission is $1.00 per person.  Scouts under the age of "18" in full uniform are admitted for free.  All proceeds to benefit the Greater Niagara Frontier Council, including the BSA Council Museum Fund.  For more information please CLICK HERE>>.