Cub Scout 2013-2014 Training Dates Announced Lots of new training opportunities for Cub Leaders. Visit our new District Training Opportunities page for more information!
Jan 2013 - The Scouting Compass With the advancement in technology, our lives are ever changing. Today most people use a GPS to guide them to their next destination. Sometimes the computer may suggest a route that you might not normally plan to take, but scouting has its own compass. Each scout is trained on how to use a compass to trek his way through high...
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
Click the link to learn more....
2014 Charlotte Checkers Scout Nights Scout leaders and families, a reminder to sign up as soon as possible for one or both of our 2014 Scout Nights here at Time Warner Cable Arena! Our two Scout Night game dates to choose from for 2014 are....
Harlem Globetrotters 2014 March 19th and March 22nd! EXCLUSIVE BOY SCOUT DISCOUNT OFFER ~ SAVE UP TO $13 PER TICKET! Click the link to learn more.
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.