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Congratulations to the 
NYLT Graduates

We hope your youth leaders had a terrific 
experience and will bring their new skills in
planning leadership, 
communication, and 
team building to bear at home,
community, school, and their units.

What's Next for Participants?

Summer is a great time to complete a lot of your
NYLT Challenge Notebook
See our Post Course pages for helps.

Did you sign up for staff? Watch these pages
in November for info on staff interviews.

NYLT 2017 Reunion is in February 2018.
Watch the Calendar page for details.


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on the course on our
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post-course survey


Once you arrive at Lost Valley, there are handicap parking spaces available.  If you cannot walk to the ceremony site, we will have vehicles to give you a ride to the site.

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Comfortable, cool clothes, good walking shoes for dirt roads and trails. Please bring water, sunscreen, sunglasses and hats to further your enjoyment.

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The recognition closing ceremony is a vital part of the final demonstrated skills.  It is disruptive to the teams.  Please do not duplicate your efforts, we provide plenty of lead time (January) for effective planning.

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NYLT will provide escorts from the main parking lot to the NYLT assembly area and closing campfire every fifteen minutes.  Last escort is at 3:45 p.m

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Parents are invited to attend the “Quest for the Meaning of Leadership” Patrol presentations at 2:00 p.m. and/or the closing campfire at 4:00 p.m.

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Parents are invited to attend the ending NYLT course ceremony.  Wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes, hat, sunscreen, water and sunglasses.  There will be transportation for those with special needs.  At the ceremony you may order your Best of Course Memories Photo and Video DVD that will be delivered at the February graduation the following year, Watch your proud Scout or Venturer and joyfully take them home.  DVDs are $15.00, please bring cash.  We also plan to have the Patrol Photos available for pickup.

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