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Boy Scout and Venturing Coming Events

Boy Scout & Venturing Events News Boy Scouts | Venturing | Sea Scouts Longhorn Council, Boy Scouts of America November 22, 2016 COMING EVENTS: Camp Staff Interviews Winter Camp 2016 US Cavalry Winter Camp National Jamboree Calendar of Events

Year-end Cross Timber District Goals

District Leaders, Committee Chairs, Members-at-Large, Supporters of Scouting in Arlington -

The following areas of interest can help our District have a strong year-end finish, with your help:

1.  Training.  We are 10 leaders short of reaching our goal for trained leaders.  If we can get 10 leaders
who have not been trained, especially Den Leaders or Cubmasters to take the online training for their position, (and
also make sure your YPT training is current) we can close the gap.
Please contact Richard Kincaid,  if you need information on how to complete online training.

See the following comment from Council:

Direct Contact Leader Training. To improve the Direct Contact Leaders Trained situation, it might help you to know that, for JTE purposes, the only training that counts is position-specific for direct contact leaders: TL, DL, WL, CM, SM, VC, NL and SK.* No assistants. To be considered trained YPT has to be current. Maybe expired YPT is the problem?

* Key to …

You are invited !! Boy Scout Troop 520 Annual Spaghetti Dinner

We would like to cordially invite you !

Boy Scout Troop 520
Annual Spaghetti Dinner November 14, 2016 6:00 – 7:30 PM New World United Methodist Church 2201 N. Davis Arlington TX Adult Tickets $5.00 Children Tickets $ 3.00 Family Tickets $ 13.00 Deserts $ .50 Tickets will be sold at the door!
Spaghetti will be served with an assortment of sauces, salad, bread, and drink. Assorted deserts can be purchased. Door prizes will be drawn for thru the evening. Bring the family for an evening of good food and fun.

November XT Dist Com Training Report

Cross Timbers Training Report November 1, 2016 1.1.Fall Training Dates:District Training registration see District Website November 10- COR – Charter Organization Representative Specific TrainingLDS California Bldg.4 signed up November 19 -University of Scouting – CouncilTTC Trinity River Campus Downtown Ft. Worth
2.   2.Trainings Completed: September 24- BALOO – 12 Participants- 8 XT 4 Out of District
October 8-Scoutmaster and ASM Specific Training -Cancelled October 22Cubmaster/ACM Specific Training3 all Tejas Pack Committee Specific Training0 Den Leader /ADL Specific Training2 XT
3.  3.Face to Face Training for Winter Camp and Winter Twin Arrows

Our certification with the State expired in August and has not been renewed. Scouters with expired Face to Face YPT need to go to State website and take another training. Any Face to Face Training taken since August is not valid if the State does a check. (List Attached) (via Council Training Committee)

4.4.Serious need to clear up my.scoutingproblems …

COR - Charter Organization Represenative Specific Training November 10

If you have already taken trainingbut it is not on your my.scouting let me know so I can enter it. Charter Organization Representative Training

COR Training
Sponsored by Cross Timbers District

Thursday, November 10, 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. LDS California Building 1500 California Ln. (California and Fielder), Arlington, TX Provides CORs with the basic info they need to build successful Units for the Charter organization.Meets requirements, along with YPT, for CORs to be considered Trained

Who Should Attend?

Pack, Troop, Venture Crew Organization Personnel, all LDS Bishopric members

Contact: Richard Kincaid, Cross Timbers Training

Register at:crosstimbersdistric.orgCost free