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Waypoints: High-Adventure Base News

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Boy Scouts of America National Council
1325 West Walnut Hill Lane
Irving, TX 75038






















BALOO Face to Face YPT Cub Leader Specific

BALOO Face to Face YPT Cub Leader Specific

Register at

http://trailhead.xtdistrict.org/XTtrainingregister.htm


April 18      St Barnabas UMC

8 to 9 am     YPT

9 to 5 BALOO  Cost $10

9 to 12 Den Leader Specifics

BALOO and Den Leader Specific there will be a Door prize drawing at these two trainings for people that pre register and pay is needed Before April 15


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Regards,

Robert Blake 817.505.1257

Bahamas Sailing High Adventure opening for this summer - please post

Boy Scouts of America Cross Timbers District, Texas Bahamas Sailing High Adventure opening for this summer
leaving Friday June 12 and returning June 19. 
4 slots, two can be adults. 
For more information contact Charles Jeffreys leader@troop380.com


Lone Star Race and Volunteer Opportunities

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Boy Scouts Cross Timbers District Committee At-Large Member Nominations / Business Meeting Notice

Boy Scouts Cross Timbers District Committee At-Large Member Nominations / Business Meeting Notice


Message Purpose:  Distribute the slate of nominees for the Cross Timbers District Committee for the term beginning May 1, 2015 & announce the annual meeting where the slate will be voted on.
Invitees:  Each of the people on this email distribution should be a Charter Organization Representative (COR), a Longhorn Council Executive Board member, a current district committee member or on the at-large nomination slate.  Your attendance at this meeting is requested.  If you are no longer the COR for your unit, please forward this message to the correct person.
Agenda:  The business meeting has two agenda items:  1) vote on the At-Large Nominee slate, 2) Vote on the Committee Chair and Vice-Chair positions.  The business meeting will be followed immediately by the monthly District Committee meeting.
The following Scouters have been nominated by the Boy Scouts of America, Longhorn Council…

B.P.O.E. LODGE 2114 AND TROOP 396 CELEBRATES THE HONORING OF THEIR 100TH EAGLE SCOUT

B.P.O.E. LODGE 2114 AND TROOP 396 CELEBRATES THE HONORING OF THEIR 100TH EAGLE SCOUT
On Sunday, March 29, 2015 the Arlington Elks Lodge and its Scout Troop will celebrate the honoring of their 100th Eagle Scout.The ceremony will start at 2:00 pm. and last for a little over an hour. The festivities will consist of two parts, the first being called "Joined at the Hip" will be a celebration of the Lodge/Troop longevity and combined effort for more than fifty years to recognize 100 eagles.The second part will be a formal Eagle Court of Honor for Nicholas Shepherd.
You are cordially invited to attend and to remain afterwards for hors d'oeuvres.If you are an Eagle Scout, please wear your Eagle neckerchief.If you are an Eagle and can't find your neckerchief, we will provide a loaner neckerchief.

I am a gear guy... and this is really cool!!

http://www.tentsile.com/

I want one, if any one has one please let me know. I would like to know how you like it..




YIS,

Robert
robert@3bonline.com

Scouting volunteer news. Just for you. 

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Scouting Wire Volunteer NewsletterCheck out these 5 can't-miss stories for March 11, 2015.Today's Kids, Like Yesterday's, Crave What Scouting OffersChief's Corner: A recent column in the Washington Post, "Why schools are failing our boys," really resonated with me. As the author, Jennifer Fink, a mother of four boys, writes, the traditional school environment can be restrictive.

The Longhorn Times March 17, 2015

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The Longhorn Times December 30, 2014


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              Volume III Issue 4
March 3, 2015
CUB SCOUT 2015 DAY CAMP! . . . It's Fun!! <="">

Cub Scout Day Camp is an adventure-filled program that will happen in 17 different locations throughout the Longhorn Council. Volunteer Camp Directors and staff plan a week packed full of fun and excitement. Day camps are designed to meet the needs and interest of Cub Scouts by providing great age-appropriate activities and daily programs. Our traditional activities include Archery, BB gun instruction, Nature, Sports, Crafts, Games and Scout Skills, Hiking a…

Scouting volunteer news. Just for you.

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Scouting Wire Volunteer NewsletterCheck out these 5 can't-miss stories for March 18, 2015.Last Day for VOS Survey Responses!Today is your last chance to have your voice heard in this year's Voice of the Scout! Experience Recovery Reports on MyBSA will be updated as soon as Monday, so check in next week with your Scout Executives to leverage the member retention power of VOS!  Read more