Monday, September 3, 2018
Saturday, August 25, 2018
Thursday, August 16, 2018
The Welding Merit Badge will be offered to the first 50 Scouts registered.
You must contact Candice Ortaga at 817-909-4422 or email@example.com to register.
The class will be held at the Dan Dipert Technical and Career Center, 2101 Browning Drive, Arlington, on October 27, 2018, from 8:00 am to 12:00 noon.
There will be a small cost for materials. Don’t delay, register today!
Monday, August 13, 2018
Friday, August 3, 2018
Course # S2-662-18-3
What? Wood Badge Leadership Training
Where? Philmont Backcountry
When? September 23-28, 2018*
How Much? $550.00 (camperships available**)
When’s the last time you were at Philmont? If it wasn’t last year, it’s been too long! Every Cub Scout, Boy Scout and/or Venturing leader is welcome to join the Longhorn Council and learn world-class leadership skills in the most beautiful setting of all – the Philmont Backcountry. This Longhorn Council course is one of only a very few ways you will get to participate in any backcountry events this year. We will learn for three days at Rayado Ridge followed by three days at Zastrow. Where else can you see some of the best of Philmont at a great price, especially this year?
We have less than (10) spots left in this course, so please get your application in quickly. We need your commitment by August 17, 2018. **Camperships are available for earlier registration.
Every youth deserves a trained leader. Our staff has completed their course development and is prepared to lead you in a Mountain Top Wood Badge Experience. This leader-development program will help you not only in Scouting, but also at home and at work. Come away from the course with valuable new skills, great resources, and new friends!
Learn more online at
or e-mail our course director, Bob McKinley, at
Register online at by selecting S2-662-18-3 (council page may say 2017 for this course, but it is actually 2018!; on-line allows only full-payment with registration – contact the Course Director for campership information)
*Participants must arrive by 6PM local time on Saturday, September 22, 2018
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Dear Robert,Since the first workshop invitation went out there have even more exciting changes in the Scouting movement. It is still an exciting time to be a part of the Boy Scouts of America! Despite what you may hear or read, we are still the Boy Scouts of America!Please join the Longhorn Council Executive Committee, Saturday, June 2 for our annual district workshop. This annual workshop is for all district volunteers. Whether a new or returning member of the district committee, we want you to be a part of this workshop.The workshop agenda includes Family Scouting, Journey to Excellence and special strategic planning breakouts for finance, membership and program conducted by council executive officers.The operations workshop will be held at the LHC Hurst Service Center, 850 Cannon Dr, Hurst, 76054. The doors open at 8:30 AM and the workshop will begin at 9:00 AM. We will conclude the general portion of the workshop after lunch. Some council operating committees may meet in the afternoon with an additional agenda.Please reply to this email if we can count you in for the workshop and lunch. Our executive staff will whip up a delicious grilled lunch.I look forward to seeing you on Saturday, June 2 at the Hurst Service Center.Yours in Scouting,Joe SchneiderJoe SchneiderVice-President AdministrationLonghorn Council, BSA
Passport to Adventure Day Camp 2018ARE YOU READY?!
Your summer destination for outdoor adventures and Cub Scout FUN. A week of outdoor fun for Cub Scouts & parents with all your favorite Cub Scout Activities BB guns, archery, hiking, crafts, games, outdoor skills, bugs, critters, advancement, & more!
Register for Day Camp
Cub Scout and Webelos Survival CampResident Camp!Pack your bags and join us for kayaking, canoeing, camping adventures, and summer fun with the NEW Cub Scout Program! Four Webelos sessions and four Cub Scout sessions are available. Cub Scout and Webelos Camps help you bring outdoor fun and learning to your Cub Scout summer at Sid Richardson Scout Ranch (SR2) near Bridgeport and Camp Tahuaya near Belton. You'll go kayaking and canoeing on the lake and rock climbing, go swimming and have fun water fights – swimming each day! Fleets of new Sit-on-Top Kayaks for each program.
Register for Survival Camp Summer STEM-tastic Blockbuster CampsLonghorn Activity CenterLet your kids Spring into Adventure during Summer at the Longhorn Activity Center. Each day has a different STEM centered theme to keep kids active and engaged!
Kids discover the science behind the movies. Each week focuses on a different movie. Choose your week(s):
- June 11-15 Frankenstein
- June 18-22 Jurassic Park
- June 25-29 Star Wars
- July 9-13 Indiana Jones
- July 16-20 NOVA Week
Register for Blockbuster Camps
Longhorn Council, Boy Scouts of AmericaLonghorn Council eNewsletter
May 18th, 2018
BSA - Longhorn Council
850 Cannon Dr
PO Box 54190
Hurst, TX 76054
Contact Name: Michael Wright
Telephone Number: (817) 231-850
VOLUNTEER NEWSLETTER May 16, 2018
A New Hope: Hosting a Scouting Event Can Bring a Unit Together Running a district camporee is hard work. It takes organization, creativity, and months and months of advanced planning.
Chaplain and Chaplain Aide Training Are Now Available for Councils The course helps adults and youth strengthen their roles as chaplains or chaplain aides.
Here's the Greater Los Angeles Area Council Eagle Project of the Year He wanted to develop a project that would not only make camping more enjoyable, but that could also save lives.
SPONSORED Share a Photo of Your Backyard Adventure to Win a 'Craig of the Creek' Patch On Cartoon Network's Craig of the Creek, everyday trips into the woods become chances to do something legendary with friends.
Ashton Kutcher Was a Scout, Hiked Philmont, and Welcomes Girls in Scouting The star of television and movies recently tweeted to his 19.2 million followers about his Scout history and thoughts on girls in Scouting.
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Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Roundtables for the Cross Timbers District are held the second Tuesdays of every month at 7:00 PM. We meet at Pantego Christian Academy. 2201 W Park Row Dr Arlington, TX 76013RoundTable Commissioners:Hank Kirkland - Hankland1@gmail.com