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September 9, 2012

On The Calendar:

9/11 Tuesday Boy Scout Roundtable
9/11 Tuesday Arapaho Chapter Meeting
9/15 Saturday Venturing Leader Specific Training
9/18 Tuesday High Adventure-Venturing Forum
9/29 Saturday Day of Training
10/2 Tuesday District Committee Meeting

Council September Newsletter

School Night for Scouting -- September

The actual schedule is changing and individual dates for schools will be communicated as they become available. This is a critical event for maintaining and building a healthy unit. There are new parents out there who can help you with your program. There are boys who need to find a unit to join. Resource materials may be found on the School Night Page.

Check with Justice Hill or Tick Hays for more information.

VLST -- Saturday 9/15

Venturing adult and youth training. A joint activity between Northern Trail and Blackland Prairie. More information on VLST. The Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews, ILSC will not be offered on 9/15 as originally announced. It will be offered in the future. Watch the website for an announcement.

Northern Trail to Adventure -- Saturday 10/13 Camp Wisdom

Mark your calendar, a great fun day for cub scouts and their families. On-line registration now available! More information

A Day of Training -- Saturday 9/29/2012

Don't make your job as a parent or leader harder than it needs to be! Get trained and you will know how to run a successful program and how to keep your son involved. Register Today

Pop Corn Sales It's not too late!

Contact Justice Hill at for assistance. More information.

Oak Leaf -- Course is filling up fast.

Leadership training for Boy Scouts. November 10 - 11, 2012 More information

Unit Leader Training Audit -- Reports needed ASAP

More Training Opportunities

Boy Scout Adult Leader Specific Classroom Training begins October 4th. 7:00-9:30PM at FUMC of Richardson. More information.

Boy Scout Adult Outdoor Leader Training has been scheduled for the Friday-Sunday October 26-28,2012. More information.

For more information, contact our training chairman, Bill Wilson at

Wilderness Advanced First Aid Announced 2/8-10/2013 & 2/15-17/2013. Serious 40 hour course. More Information

Parent and Pal Weekend -- October 19-21,2012 More information

Website and Newsletter

People notice what's in the newsletter and on the website!

Be sure and check the website for more information about events and activities. If you notice an error or want something included on the website and newsletter, send an email to the webmaster.

Clear concise information is much easier to manage. Keep the announcement short and to the point. Who, What, When, Where and How is a good place to start!

More on the Website --

Yours in Scouting,

John Slaughter
Northern Trail Webmaster