Northern Trail District

Duty to my country

Help keep the United States a strong and fair nation by learning about our system of government and your responsibilities as a citizen and future voter.
America is made up of countless families and communities. When you work to improve your community and your home, you are serving your country. Natural resources are another important part of America's heritage worthy of your efforts to understand, protect, and use wisely. What you do can make a real difference.
Scouting reinforces this basic value.

Start your Engines! Cub Mobile Derby Saturday July 11, 2015

Race is Saturday July 11. Start building your cars now! This event is sure to be fun for the entire family and bring some excitement to our summer Cub Scout program. Each Cub is encouraged to build their own car, or a den, patrol, or pack can work together to make a team car. Check-in 7:45 – 8:15, Racing Starts @ 8:15
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No Roundtables in July

No District Committtee or Commissioner Staff Meetings in July

Roundtables, District Committee Meetings and Commissioner Staff meetings will resume in August.

Shout it out Video!

While your unit is out having fun this summer, be sure and capture the moment in a short 10-second video. Take videos of activities at summer camp, high adventure or unit activities. Upload the videos to the web and share your experiences with all of the scouts in Circle Ten Council during the evening show at Xperience in November! See your video on the Big Hoss TV at the CTXERIENCE and enter to win a FREE GoPro! Continue reading.

CTX Experience November 13-15, 2015

Time to get signed up. Only a fraction of the units in Northern Trail have signed up. Advanced signups help the volunteers who are planning this activity.

For one weekend in November, the entire Circle Ten Scouting family will come together for the XPERIENCE of a lifetime! This is going to be HUGE! The Circle Ten Xperience will be the biggest, most XTREME, most XHILARATING event in the Council's 100-year history. Camp for the weekend or come for the day—we want EVERYONE to be a part of this! Over 6,000 participants have already signed up! COME REIGNITE YOUR SCOUTING SPIRIT! Continue reading.

1st Annual Outdoor Adventure September 12, 2015

Kick off your Fall membership drive by participating in the Outdoor Adventure, the first family-oriented community event sponsored by the Boys Scouts of America and Girl Scouts. Our Scouts will be providing fun interactive games and activities, such as rain gutter regattas, rope bridges, and dutch oven cooking. We will also have a hot air balloon and car show. Help us introduce scouting to our community by registering your unit to provide an activity. We need scout units to step up, sponsor and staff the various events. Continue reading

Sign up to Sell Popcorn Today

Calling all Popcorn Captains; the 2015 Popcorn Sale sign-up is now open. Please let us know that your unit will be selling popcorn this year. We will begin communicating with popcorn-selling units, sharing details about the program to get everyone ready for a successful year of selling. Continue reading

National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)

National Youth Leadership Training is an intense, 5 ½ day, outdoor leadership training experience for youth troop, team and crew leaders. The course goal is to prepare young men and women to become superior leaders in their troop, crew, district, council, and other organizations they belong to now, and in the future. Continue reading

Israeli Scouts Caravan July 9,11,13 & 15

The International Committee on Scouting of the Circle Ten Council invites you to performances by the visiting Israeli Scouts Caravan (Tzofim). This talented group of young people will entertain you with songs, stories and dances from their home country. Come meet Scouts from another country, learn about Scouting in Israel, and share your Scouting experiences with them. Let’s show our Texas hospitality – bring family and friends! July 9,11,13 & 15 Continue reading.

Scout FC Dallas at Toyota Stadium July 25

July 25, 8:00PM Read more!

Scout Campout at the Ballpark August 8

Saturday August 8th. See game and campout overnight. Read more!

On The Calendar

Webelos Resident Camp Sessions in July
Cub Mobile Derby, Saturday July 11, 2015
Israeli Scouts Caravan July 9,11,13 & 15
Scout FC Dallas at Toyota Stadium July 25
Scout Campout at the Ballpark August 8
1st Annual Outdoor Adventure September 12, 2015
CTX Experience November 13-15, 2015


Much more on the website. www.ntrail.org

Yours in Scouting,

John Slaughter
Northern Trail Communications Committee

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