Deadline in 7 days!!!!!!!
ANNUAL WAKE FOREST SCOUT DAY
Friday August 30th @ 8:00 pm
BB & T Field, Winston-Salem
Tickets $15. Commemorative patch included!
Purchase here by August 29th
Show-N-Sell Sales Orders Due September 6
Still need to make a sales commitment? Click here or text COMMIT to 62771 and receive the link to unit registration on your phone
Or join one of the live webinar trainings each Thursday night until September 12th
Learn about the new Trail’s End App for Scouts to use and for Unit Kernels to manage their sales
Powerful New Scoutbook Features For Den Leaders
The updates make program delivery and advancement tracking even simpler
Read More https://blog.scoutingmagazine.org/2019/07/31/scoutbook-should-be-your-go-to-app-for-your-next-den-meeting/?utm_source=scoutingwire&utm_campaign=swemployee7312019&utm_medium=email&utm_content=
September is Scouts BSA Month at Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s
Pro Shops and Cabela’s are continuing their ongoing support of Scouting.
September offers an opportunity for your Scouts BSA members to attend in-store merit badge classes for Rifle Shooting, Fishing, and Fish and Wildlife Management.
Click here for offering dates.
out to your local store to coordinate merit badge workshops, as well as other
opportunities, such as (geo-fenced) recruitment events, Scout fun days, popcorn
sales, community engagement and more.
Stores are encouraged to be creative on how their store can work together with your council toward the common goal of getting more youth outdoors.
Concord, NC 8181 Concord Mills Blvd 704-979-2200
Cary, NC 801 Bass Pro Dr 919-677-5100
Gamer, NC 201 Cabela Dr 984-204-2200
For Mill, SC 1000 Cabela Dr 980-337-2600
Did you know that you can support Scouting while shopping on Amazon at no extra cost? The Old North State Council is partnered with Amazon Smile to raise funds for Scouting in our Council area. Thanks to those that currently participate! To date, AmazonSmile has donated over $1000 to Old North State Council. When making purchases on Amazon, log on to smile.amazon.com and choose the Old North State Council as your charity of choice.
Donate to Scouting Today!
With the loss of all funding from the United Way of Greensboro this year ($76,000), your investment to continue to deliver life-changing programs
to more than 8,600 Scouting youth in the Triad is needed more than ever!
If you haven’t had an opportunity to participate in “Friends of Scouting” this year at your Pack, Troop, Crew, or Sea Scouts meeting, please take a moment to do so now.
Thank you in advance for your support.
ACTIVITIES & EVENTS
Philmont Scout Ranch, Cimarron, New Mexico
June 28 – July 10, 2020
Philmont Scout Ranch is a bustling center for high
adventure and training. Its camps provide an unforgettable adventure in the
high country along hundreds of miles of rugged, rocky trails.
The Old North State Council has secured spots for 2020 for 3 Crews (27 youth and 9 adults).
A $200.00 non-refundable deposit (refunded if you are not selected to attend) is required along with the official application form.
Philmont Requirements: Must be registered, youth must be 14 years
of age by January 1st of the year attending or completed the 8th grade and be
at least 13 prior to participation.
ONSC requires minimum of First Class Scout or Venturers with corresponding skill level.
2020 Summit Bechtel Reserve, Glen
Jean, West Virginia
July 19 – 25, 2020
the wilds of West Virginia, The Summit Bechtel Reserve is leading us into the next
century of Scouting with incredible facilities and amazing outdoor programs
It is a place that takes Scouts and Venturers to the limits of what they think they can do, and then pushes them further
North State Council has secured spots for a 2020 contingent that will
participate in the Summit Experience. The contingency will be open to both male
and female Scouts BSA members
A $200.00 non-refundable deposit (refunded if you are not selected to attend) is required along with the official application form
Summit Experience Requirements: Must be registered with BSA, youth must be 14 years of age by September 1, 2020 or completed the 8th grade
Calendar of Events
- 6 Popcorn Show N Sell Orders Due
- 14 Woodfield Range Officer Certification
- 20-21 Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) Training
- 21 NC Hunter Education
- 27-28 Intro to Outdoor Leadership Skills Training (IOLS)
- 28 Hooked on Scouting Cub Families Fun Day
- 28 First Aid CPR/AED Training
- 4-6 Akela Fall Family Encampment
- 4-6 OA Fall Ordeal
- 11 Sporting Clays Classic
- 11-13 Guilford Fall Family Encampment
- 14 Woodfield Range Officer Certification
- 18-19 Alamance Fall Family Encampment
- 18-19 Cherokee Fall Family Encampment
- 26 First Aid CPR/AED Training
Full Calendar & District Calendars
(Includes all dist. events & meeting dates)
Visit the Old North State Scout Shop
1405 Westover Terrace, Greensboro
Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
August 19 – October 13, 2019
SAVE 25% ON ALL UNIFORM TOPS WITH PURCHASE OF A UNIFORM BOTTOM
Serving Guilford: Archdale, High Point, Jamestown; Davidson: Thomasville, Wallburg;
Randolph: Archdale, Trinity
Akela Roundtable is
the 2nd Thursday of each month from 7:00 – 8:00 PM at Wesley Memorial
United Methodist Church, 1225 Chestnut Dr, High Point, 27262.
This is a great time to exchange ideas and learn about what is going on in the Akela District. All parents & volunteers are encouraged to attend.
Join the Facebook group: Akela District Roundtable
- Cub Family Encampment Oct 4-6; Theme – Super Heroes
Akela Calendar (Select Akela in the drop-down menu at the top left of the page)
Serving Alamance: Burlington, Elon, Graham, Haw River, Mebane, Saxapahaw, Snow Camp
Alamance Roundtable is the 2nd Thursday of each
month from 7:00 – 8:30 PM at Shiloh Presbyterian Church, 2638 Grand Oaks
All parents & volunteers are encouraged to attend.
Alamance Calendar (Select Alamance in the drop-down menu at the top left of the page)
- Alamance Merit Badge College Sep 14 at Elon Elementary. Details coming soon
- Fall Family Encampment will definitely occur Oct 18-20. Details will be posted soon.
- Fall Camporee is combining with the Cherokee
District Camporee Oct 25-27.
Troop Leaders contact Jonathan.Clapp@Scouting.org for Leader’s Guide
Serving Caswell: Milton, Providence, Yanceyville; Rockingham: Eden, Madison, Mayodan, Reidsville, Ruffin, Stoneville, Wentworth;
Person: Milton, Roxboro, Timberlake
Cherokee Roundtable is the 1st Thursday
of each month at 7:00 PM at Cherokee Scout Reservation, 3269 Boy Scout
Camp Rd, Yanceyville, 27379.
This is a great time to exchange ideas and learn about what is going on in the Cherokee District. All parents & volunteers are encouraged to attend.
Cherokee Calendar (Select Cherokee in the drop-down menu at the top left of the page)
Serving Guilford: Brown Summit, Colfax, Gibsonville, Greensboro, Julian, McLeansville,
Oak Ridge, Pleasant Garden, Sedalia, Stokesdale, Summerfield, Whitsett
Guilford Roundtable is the 2nd
Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM at the Old North State Council Service
Center, 1405 Westover Terr, Greensboro 27408.
This is a great time to exchange ideas and learn about what is going on in the Guilford District. All parents & volunteers are encouraged to attend.
Join the Facebook group: Guilford District – BSA
- Cub Family Encampment Oct 11-13; Theme – Golden Arrow Quest
Guilford Calendar (Select Guilford in the drop-down menu at the top left of the page)
Has your child advanced to a troop or aged out this year? Are you wondering, what now? Consider Commissioner service!
Training is available. Contact John Lowry at email@example.com.
Serving Davie: Advance, Bermuda Run, Cooleemee, Midway, Mocksville; Davidson: Denton, Lexington, Southmont, Welcome;
Randolph: Asheboro, Climax, Farmer, Franklinville, Liberty, Ramseur, Randleman, Seagrove
Uwharrie Roundtable is the 1st
Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM at Woodfield Scout Preservation, 499
Woodfield Scout Trl, Ashboro 27205
This is a great time to exchange ideas, learn about what is going on in the district, attend training and more. All parents & volunteers are encouraged to attend.
Join the Facebook group: Uwharrie District Roundtable
- Cub Family Encampment Oct 25-27; Theme – The Amazing Scout Race
Uwharrie Calendar (Select Uwharrie in the drop-down menu at the top left of the page)
Old North State Council, BSA
1405 Westover Terrace
Greensboro, NC 27408