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News you need to know

Re-Charter- Training- Available by Appointment contact your commissioner or district executive Processing- On-line system IS CURRENTLY OPEN                          REMEMBER TO LEAVE ENOUGH TIME TO GET ALL REQUIRED SIGNITURES Turn-in- December 6th – 6:00pm Trinity United Methodist Church 1200 West Green Oaks Arlington TX December 9th – 4:00pm-6:00pm LDS Charter Turn in Arlington Stake Center December 11th- 7:00pm Round Table Re-Charter Turn in December 15th- ALL Charters DUE 9am-Noon Chick-Fil-a 1500 North Collins Street Arlington, TX 76011
NOTE- Charter FEE Change to Unit Liability Insurance cost is going from $20.00 to $40.00.            Individual insurance is still $1.50 for a year.
Journey to Excellence- Forms are included in the Charter Packets or accessed through 2012- Please complete and turn in with Charters. Through the Journey to Excellence website units can use a an excel document help determine their achievement level. Units are highly encouraged to…

Welding Merit Badge College

Welding Merit Badge College
Dear Scouters:
This is the announcement for the Welding Merit Badge College, sponsored by American Welding Society North Texas Section and Lincoln College of Technology. This will be a unique opportunity for your Scouts to work on this merit badges because it is not normally available to your unit.
TIME & PLACE: The Merit Badge College will be conducted on the Lincoln College of Technology, Grand Prairie campus on Saturday, December 8th, 2012: 2501 Arkansas Lane, Grand Prairie, TX 75052
COST: Free. Troops must register a minimum of two adults (unless a troop consists of only 1 scout or only 1 family of scouts). Each troop must supply an adult to serve as a Monitor for the class. (Please note: You may choose to have several adults share this responsibility. Monitors assist instructors in maintaining the learning environment and safety in the welding lab). Lunch will be provided.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Registration will open November 8, 2012 continue through …

Order of the Arrow Brotherhood

Note: Cross Timbers District Alone has over 50 Ordeal Members that could go for Brotherhood at this event!!!!
The online registration is now live and you can register for the Ordeal online.
Please help our Order of the Arrow Lodge by calling and emailing the OA members on your district list and encourage them to attend the December Ordeal at Worth Ranch on 12/8/12 the cost is $16. We only need 50 more people to attain the level of Brotherhood for the Order of the Arrow in order to achieve the Journey to Excellence Gold level for OA. I would like to challenge each district to ensure that a minimum of 5 OA members attend the December ordeal. Please enlist the help of your OA Chapter Advisors and Chiefs.
Here is the webpage for the online registration.
Thank you very much,
Sean Apostalo|  District Executive
Longhorn Council, BSA 850 Cannon Drive  |  P.O. Box 54190 Hurst, Texas  76054-3191 C 817-845-9554  |  F 817-231-8600 662brazos@bs…

Spaghetti Dinner - Monday November 19th.