March 16, 2014

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Don’t Get Carded!

All of us in scouting have a wallet full of cards related to scouting. In addition to the membership card, there are some other cards we need to pay particular attention too. Read more.

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Roundtables Moved, This Week!

Both the Boy Scout and the Cub Scout Roundtables have been moved due to spring break. Boy Scout Roundtable will be Tuesday March 18th and Cub Scout Roundtable will be Thursday March 20th of this week.

Boy Scout Leader Specific Training, This coming Wednesday evening

Specific Adult Boy Scout Leader Training for Leaders and Parents. Sign up today! Read more

District Camporee, This coming weekend

Should be a great weekend. Register your unit today! Face-to-Face Youth Protection and CPR/AED training available at camp.

Last Camporee Planning meeting this Wednesday evening. Read more.

Face to Face YPT & Walking Den Leader Training

Twilight Camp Participants; adults will need Face to Face training and Walking Den Leader Training. Other Scout activities also require YPT. Five sessions have been scheduled with both YPT and WDL. Additional sessions with F2F only. Just about every adult in Northern Trail will to attend F2F since the certification is only valid for 2 years. Read more.

Camp Card Sale is On!

Get out there and sell those cards, it's fast and easy. Read more.

Twilight Camp Registration is OPEN!

Cub Scouts have a blast at Twilight, get signed up today. June 9-13, 2014 (4 PM - 8:30 PM). Registration is open for Scouts and Walking Den Leaders! The cost for camp is $55 per Cub Scout, $30 for Tigers, $10 for Adults and $5 per person for the Friday Webelos Overnight. Price goes up May 1st, so register early! Read more.

Scouting University (Merit Badges) April 5th

alpha Phi Omega at UTDallas is sponsoring Scouting University and scouts can earn merit badges. Read more

Oak Leaf Spring 4/4-6/2014

Oak Leaf is a junior leader experience designed to supplement Troop level training and prepare Scouts for NYLT (National Youth Leadership Training). Read more

Family Vacation and Training

Take a great summer vacation with the family in Northern New Mexico and get trained at the Philmont Training Center. PTC provides a unique environment for training volunteer and professional Scouters.Read more

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Wilderness First Aid

A Wilderness First Aid class will be offered March 28th - 30th at TBC. This is the 16 hour course required by the High Adventure Bases in 2014. This is the ECSI course designed to meet the Philmont requirements. Read more.

Wood Badge Courses

Advanced training for scout leaders. A life changing experience. Valuable training which is applicable both in and out of scouting.   More Information

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Yours in Scouting,

John Slaughter
Northern Trail Webmaster

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