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Welcome to Venturing!

Venturing is a year-round program for young men and women who are 14 (or 13 and have completed the eighth grade) through 20 years of age to provide positive experiences through exciting and meaningful youth-run activities that help them pursue their special interests, grow by teaching others, and develop leadership skills. You may find our Venturing Newsletter, The Venturing Times, informative.  You can view the Venturing Crews in your area by going to www.beascout.org, and clicking on the Venturing Tab.

Interested in helping as a staff member, please register here.


2014 Venturing Program Schedule

The Venturing Program Committee has scheduled many fun activities for 2014. Please pass these dates on to your fellow crew members:

Event 2014 Date
1st Quarter Venturing Roundtable March 12
Venturing Spring Shooting Sports Day May 18
2nd Quarter Venturing @ Large Roundtable June 11
Equestrian Day at Peaceful Valley June 21
Powderhorn Training August 15, 16 & 17 (Peaceful Valley) and August 22, 23 & 24 (Tahosa)
Venturing Western Region Extravaganza & X-games August 29, 30, 31 & September 1
3rd Quarter Venturing Roundtable September 10
Venturing Fall Shooting Sports Weekend
October 10, 11 & 12
4th Quarter Venturing Roundtable December 10
Venturing Committee Meeting/Potluck & Award Selection December 17

Venturing Committee Meetings - both adults and youth are invited

The Venturing Program Committee meets once a month to discuss how to provide leadership and service to the Venturing Program by supporting and providing program for youth. All Venturing adults and youth are welcome to attend. Pizza is ordered - $5.00 per person.

Here is the 2014 schedule: 

  • April 16 - begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • May 21 - begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • June 18 - begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • July 16 - begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • August 20 - begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • September 17 - begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • October 15 - begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • November 19 - begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • December 17 - Holiday Potluck and Award Selection - starts at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Denver 1 Police Station


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Want to keep up with DAC Venturing? Here are a few ways to stay in touch with updates in between newsletters:


Venturing Times (Newsletter)

The Venturing Times is a quarterly newsletter designed to bring you up to speed on everything Venturing including stories or information on Venturing activities, program, training, etc. If you have any comments or questions regarding the newsletter, please email Becky Elzas.

Training opportunities, dates and times can be found on our Training Page.

You can view a short video, What Did YOU Do This Weekend? (give it a moment to load)

For monthly meetings and Roundtables, see our Calendar


Kullman Scholarship

Does a youth member of your crew need financial assistance to attend the 2013 Jamboree,  X-Games, Snow Snake Rendezvous or another Venturing activity? There are a limited number of funds available in the John Kullman Scholarship - a scholarship fund set up to help Venturers make it to camping activities. Contact Josh Atherton for more information.


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