Northern Trail District

Dr. Kenneth H. Cooper, M.D. to Speak at Awards Banquet

Buy your Tickets Today! Our annual awards banquet will be held on Thursday January 29th at 6:00PM at the Cross Creek Ranch. Our keynote speaker will be Dr. Kenneth H. Cooper, MD of the Cooper Aerobics Center. Tickets available NOW.
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Reflections on University of Scouting

Yesterday I attended the University of Scouting as a participant. I always learn something new and this time was no exception. The staff and instructors did a great job and the facility is first rate. Continue reading.

Scouting for Food 2/7/15 & 2/14/15

Plan to participate in this worthwhile activity. Every bag collected makes a difference! A scout is helpful!

God and Me Religious Emblem

First United Methodist Church of Richardson is offering the God and Me Religious Emblem course for 1-3 graders starting 18 January and running thru 1 March. The classes will be held at First United Methodist Church-Richardson. More information: here.

District Committee Meeting Tuesday, January 6th 7:00PM

Commissioners Staff Meeting Thursday, January 8th 7:30PM

Roundtables Thursday, January 15th 7:00PM

New schedule and location for Boy Scout Roundtable and Venturing Forum. All three are held on the same night and location. Start at 7:00PM. Breakout sessions are tailored for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturing respectively. Location: Episcopal Church of the Epiphany, 421 Custer Road, Richardson, TX 75080.

Camporee March 20-22, 2014

Camporee organizers want to tell you about the event in person! Schedule a time On-Line today. Watch for updates on our website:

Courts of Honor and Blue and Gold Banquets

Take a look at your unit calendar and arrange for a volunteer presenter to explain why and how scouting is funded. Provide the date and time here and someone will contact you to confirm.

Wood Badge Reunion Saturday, 2015, January 31 - 5:30pm

Do not bring a dish, just bring yourself and enjoy the excitement of Wood Badge and the company of your friends. Dinner will be Bar-b-que. Please register via Campmaster on Circle Ten’s website to help us get an accurate head count but you may also pay at the door.

Backcountry Advanced Training

Classroom Meets twice, 2/12/2015 and 2/19/2015. Campout 2/27-3/1 Camp Meisenbach at Clements Scout Ranch. Register today.

Wilderness First Aid The ECSI Wilderness First Aid courses will be offered 3 times before summer. The is the course designed by Philmont and is accepted by all BSA High Adventures Bases.
Dates: Jan 9-11, Mar 27-29, and Apr 24-26 Friday night, all day Saturday and Sunday afternoon.

Wood Badge Training

Looking for advanced leadership training which will help you both in and outside of scouting? Checkout Woodbadge. Several courses are coming up in the new year. More information:

Much more on the website.

Yours in Scouting,

John Slaughter
Northern Trail Communications Committee

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