November 1st, Chehaw District, Avalon UMC 3018 Gillionville Rd, Albany
Cub Scout Family Weekends
The 2014 Cub Family Weekends are quickly approaching! For all the information on these great adventures, please click HERE!
World Scout Jamboree
The 2015 World Scout Jamboree is now accepting applications via its website, www.scouting.org/worldjamboree The 23rd World Scout Jamboree will be held Tuesday, July 28 through Saturday, August 8, 2015 in Kirara-hama, Japan.Join over 30,000 Scouts and leaders from 161 countries. Itis unlike any Scouting activity you have ever experienced.
Our first drawing for the amazon.com Gift Card is Tylor B. from Pack 416 in Lake Park!
Our second drawing winner is Tyrese E. from Pack 8 in Albany!
The October 15th drawing winner was Liam L. from Pack 859!
The final winner was Weston T. of Pack 454 in Valdosta.
All unit orders (popcorn and prizes) must be placed at www.trails-end.com by 5:00 pm on Wednesday, Oct. 29. As we move toward the end of the sale, please remember Linda needs copies of the order forms for all Scouts who qualify for the $1,500 Sellers Trip to Universal Studios. Also, for Scouts who sell $2,500 and qualify for the Trails End Scholarship Program – we need copies of those order forms as well. Any Scout who is already a part of the Scholarship Program will need to fill out the form available on the Trails End website, send in to Linda, also along with copies of the order forms.
Camp Caretaker Applications Being Accepted
Applications are now being accepted for the Caretaker position at Camp Patten. Plans call for this position to be in place in early 2015 as the residence project is completed. Click HERE for an application. Applications need to be submitted to Matt Hart at the Valdosta Service Center.
SILVER BEAVER & DISTRICT AWARD OF MERIT NOMINATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED
The District Award of Merit, the highest award presented to a Volunteer at the District Level, will be presented at each District Banquet in March. Nominations for District Award of Merit need to be submitted no later than February 15, 2015 to your District Executive.
Both nomination forms are available under the Resources tab.
UNIVERSITY OF SCOUTINGOn Saturday, January 10, Scouters and Scouts will gather at Tifton First United Methodist Church for an incredible day of fun, fellowship and supplemental training known as University of Scouting. There are classes available for Cub Scout volunteers, Boy Scout volunteers, District level volunteers, as well as Boy Scouts. EVERYONE is encouraged to come out and take some great classes to re-energize your Scouting spirit and make your program more exciting and FUN for your Scouts.The Course Catalogue is available HERE!