Author Archives: Heather Mulvihill

Confirming the Official Location of District Pinewood Derby

Pinewood Derby is being held at Bethel Baptist Church. Please click here for more details here.

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Troop 840 Open House and Jamestown/Yorktown Camping Trip

Troop 840 is inviting all WEBS/AOLs to a second Open House on 10 February @7-8:30 p.m. for a demonstration of Camp cooking and Fire demonstration. Location St. Michael’s 8706 Quaker Street. Flyer HERE. WEBS/AOLs are also invited to accompany T840 … Continue reading

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Scout Sunday

Any Sunday in February; but formally February 9, 2020 The Boy Scouts of America designates the Sunday that falls before February 8 (Scouting Anniversary Day) as Scout Sunday, which is the primary date to recognize the contributions of young people … Continue reading

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Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia is hosting a Merit Badge College Day

Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia is hosting a Merit Badge College Day on Saturday, February 15, 2020, open to all Scouts BSA Troops in the Heart of Virginia Council.  Thanks to the support and involvement of the college administration, faculty, staff … Continue reading

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Scouts BSA Troop 1833 Recruiting Now!

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Local Sea Scout Ships are Recruiting!!!

Come and Join!!!! The best kept secret in Scouting. We are looking for young men and women ages 14 to 20 years of age to discover the world of water and nautical skills. The Sea Scout program is a structured … Continue reading

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Update to Eagle Palms! They heard you!!

All current Boy Scouts — even those who completed their Eagle Scout board of review before Aug. 1, 2017 — are now entitled to receive Eagle Palms for merit badges earned before their Eagle board of review. Previously, only those … Continue reading

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New Eagle Scout Application

A new Eagle Scout application has been released by National. Eagle candidates please note that the most current application must be used when applying for this rank.

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New World Conservation Award Requirements

Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Venturers now have new requirements for earning the World Conservation Award. These requirements are effective immediately. Please click here for further details.  Quick facts: World Conservation Award How to get it: Return your completed application to … Continue reading

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Scout Planning Worksheet is a new tool to help Scouts perfect planning skills

When planning an Eagle Scout service project, you have to identify a goal, recruit a team, plan transportation, purchase materials, consider safety and plot each step. It’s a lot of work. So much, in fact, that in an ideal world the Eagle … Continue reading

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