Showing posts from November, 2017

Camporee....... CAMPAREE!!! February 16th, 17th, 18th 2018


Recharter Turn-In Date

District Scouters!

Recharter Turn-in Night is 7:00 PM Tuesday December 12, 2017 at

Pantego Christian Academy
2201 W Park Row Dr.
Arlington, TX 76013

contact Tara

or DE Phillip Mitchell817-231-8529 ext, 529

with any questions.

Troop 520 Spaghetti Dinner


Fishing Derby

Pack 82 Cub Scout Samuel Cedars and his mom, Rachel had a great morning at the Cross Timbers Fishing Derby for new Scouts, Oct 28th.  They spent the entire morning working their fishing tackle at the Randol Mill Park Pond. They also enjoyed meeting the geese and ducks. They were fueled by the snacks provided by the District Committee.
Thanks to Activities Chair Chris Gaston and Membership DE Chris Bankus for making this event a success.
YIS, Greg Schadt, District Chair

The Longhorn Times - November 2017

Family Scouting
The National Executive Board recently passed a resolution allowing for the full family to enjoy the character and leadership program of the BSA.

This begins in the fall of 2018. More information on Scouting Newsroom What to do with your Popcorn Money?
Our Popcorn campaign is coming to a close. There are many program ideas to do that will excite and engage your members. Look at Boy's Life for ideas. Let your imaginations run free. You might try the Chisholm Trail Adventure at Sid Richardson Scout Ranch…. there is no similar program in the Nation. See thewww.longhorncouncil.orgfor more information. Besides program ideas, some have questions regarding 'scout accounts'. Scout accounts per se are not allowed by regulation from the IRS. However, BSA recognizes that product sale campaigns are 'part' of the program. It teaches values related to thrifty, paying your own way, and the skills of goal and financial management. It is a great communications and confi…