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...
Lowe's National Eagle Scout Project Impact Grant The Central NC Council has been allotted 25-$100.00 Lowe's Educational and Charitable Foundation Eagle Scout Service Project Impact Grant's. These come in the form of a gift card. If you would like to apply for one of these, click the link to learn more...
Santas Scout Shop On Saturday, December 7th the Cabarrus Scout Shop will be hosting Santas Scout Shop.
Come out and join in the Christmas spirit with refreshments, holiday gift ideas, and a stocking door prize giveaway!
2013 Silver Beaver Nominations The Silver Beaver Award is the highest and most prestigious award a Scouting Volunteer can receive from a local council. It is given for exceptional and unselfish service to young people and notable contributions to the advancement of the council Scouting outreach and impact....
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.