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Wow! Three new 380 Eagles from the Raptors in ONE NIGHT!

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Wow!  Three new Eagle Scouts, from Troop 380 Raptors Patrol, in ONE NIGHT! Three separate EBORs, happening at the same time, at 7pm February 24, 2015. Christopher Gene Swenson Jason Daniel Murray Taylor Charles Flatbush Mr. J

Scout Training Dates!

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Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (IOLS)

March 20, 21 and 22 MK Ranch Waxahachie 
  Cost $25

This will be some of the best practical scouting training that you will receive. We have great staff who have a passion for teaching a hands-on program.
We really need some more participants. At a minimum, we like to operate three patrols of 7. So, pass the word!
Who is Required to Attend IOLS?
Webelos Leaders, Assistant Webelos Leader, Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters, Varsity Coaches, Assistant Varsity Coaches. 
Venture Advisor and Venture Associate Advisor must attend if their Crew participates in outdoor or high adventure activities. 
Other volunteers that would benefit from IOLS
Committee Chairs, Committee Members, Patrol Mentors, Charter Reps, parents, anyone that camps with the unit, adults who may be future unit leaders. 

Register NOW at  http://trailhead.xtdistrict.org/XTtrainingregister.htm

It is important to register now because we will have a per-organization…

Important District Dinner Arrival time this Friday!

The Cross Timbers Dinner is this Friday at the Elk's Lodge!
It has been requested that guests arrive as close to 6pm as possible so that we are not rushed due to the 8pm band at the Lodge.
Food is being ordered at 9am Wednesday morning so if you haven't RSVP'd please send your meal preference to meaghanlee91@yahoo.com tonight with either Salmon or Prime Rib indicated and your $18 per entree Friday at the event.

Pack 378 fundraiser tonite!

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Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell - Happy Birthday!

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Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell "Baden-Powell" redirects here. For other meanings, see Baden Powell (disambiguation). Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell, OMGCMGGCVOKCB (/ˈbdənˈp.əl/Baden as in maiden; Powell as in Noel) (22 February 1857 – 8 January 1941), also known as B-P or Lord Baden-Powell, was a lieutenant-general in the British Army, writer, founder of the Scout Movement and first Chief Scout of The Boy Scouts Association. After having been educated at Charterhouse School in Surrey, Baden-Powell served in the British Army from 1876 until 1910 in India and Africa. In 1899, during the Second Boer War in South Africa, Baden-Powell successfully defended the town in the Siege of Mafeking. Several of his military books, written for military reconnaissance and scout training in his African years, were also read by boys. Based on those earlier books, he wrote Scou…