Author Archives: Heather Mulvihill

Updated Youth Protection Training Now Available

UPDATED YOUTH PROTECTION TRAINING NOW AVAILABLE Update Your Training by October 1, 2018 Over the decades, the Boy Scouts of America has been a leader in developing training and policies designed to keep young people safe. Over time, these policies have … Continue reading

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2018 District Pinewood Derby Results!

Attention race fans!!! The District PWD was held 24 February, at Bethel Baptist Church. The Official racing results are hot off the press and are as follows: Lion 1st place- C. Morris P876 Lion 2nd place- M. Nelson P1838 Lion 3rd … Continue reading

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New Scoutbook/Advancement Page

Leaders, Advancement chairs and Committee chairs, please check out or new district  subpage for information on and helps for using Scoutbook and linking it to National’s Advancement program Click: HERE

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Changes to Council Advancement Records

Dear Huguenot Trail District Boy Scout Troops, Cub Scout Packs and Venture Crews,   The December Courier contained an important message from the Executive Board of the Heart of Virginia Council.  It was the article titled “Program Resolution November 2017.” PLEASE … Continue reading

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Family Scouting

Serving the Whole Family BSA’s mission is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law. Our priority is to bring the benefits … 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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Annual Friends of Scouting Dinner

District Key 3: Dist. Commissioner Heather Mulvihill, Senior Dist. Executive Geoff Angle, District Chairman Bill Mulvihill, representing Huguenot Trial. Heart of Virginia Council’s Annual Fundraising Dinner was held at the Richmond Convention Center 10 March, 2016 with guest speaker Rex Tillman CEO for … Continue reading

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