GET READY FOR CAMP Once again we've designed a unique opportunity for every Scout in our council whos headed for camp this summer. Saturday, May 3, your Cabarrus Scout Shop is hosting a GET READY FOR CAMP day just for you! Click the Link to Learn More!
Southeastern Fly Fishing Festival An Invitation to all Scouts and Scouters:
While this is not a merit badge opportunity, here is a great chance to learn about fly fishing from the experts.
Dates: Friday May 16 & Saturday 17, 2014
Place: Ramsey Center at the Western North Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC
Cost: Free admission to Scouts and Scouters in uniform
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Program Updates - 2014 and Beyond The next three years promise to be exciting for Scouting as all three of our traditional programs will be updated based on several years of volunteer-led research and development. Click Link to Learn More!
Summer Camp 2014 Plan to make our camp your home for a week or two this summer. Reservations are being accepted for the Summer of 2014. Are you ready for adventure? COME JOIN US!!?
Notice on National Charter Fee Change This fee increase will apply to the upcoming rechartering process for all units for 2014. Meaning it will impact this Charter Cycle. Our 2014 Charters are due to us by Dec. 1st, 2013. Click the link for more information.
Online Tour and Activity Plan A Tour and Activity Plan is required for all BSA units taking trips outside of council borders. Click above link for more information.
Venturing Program Announcement The new vision for Venturing uses youth-led adventures and a simplified program model to provide a means of developing leadership skills, reinforcing the value of service to others, and creating opportunities for personal growth in line with the Scout Oath and Scout Law.
Voice of the Scout As part of a national Boy Scout of America program, the Central NC Council is excited to announce their participation in the Voice of the Scout. With over four million members nationally, this program is being adopted as a key way to collect experiences and deliver upon the expectation of members as they participate in Scouting.
Update Your Unit on the "Be A Scout" Map Attention Volunteers: The new "Be A Scout" Campaign has launched and the new Map feature is now Live on the National BSA site. This means that Youth and Parents IN YOUR AREA will be using this Map feature to find Scout Units.
FREE ADVANCEMENT Effective immediately, the Cabarrus Scout Shop, in addition to the council office in Albemarle, will be able to fill your advancement orders FREE of charge. All advancement orders must be accompanied by a properly completed advancement report.
District Scout Leader Discussion Groups
All Scout Leaders are invited to join either of the groups below to share news, information and ideas with other Pack and Troop Leaders in the Concord District.