Author Archives: Heather Mulvihill

Briskets for Boy Scouts

Back to school is in full swing, and many Cubs are wearing their blues to show support for their Pack’s Join Scouting Night! All this Scouting can make one huuungry!  And what better way to kick those cravings than to … Continue reading

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Webelos Transition Day!

All Webelos and AOL Scouts, parents and their leaders are welcome and encouraged to come out for a day of fun-filled activities designed to help transition boys from Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts. Meet and greet prospective Boy Scout Troops … Continue reading

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Earning Eagle Palms is about to change!

  The way Scouts earn Eagle Palms is about to change blog.scoutingmagazine.org The BSA has announced significant changes to the way Scouts earn Eagle Palms — those awards presented to young men who earn more merit badges than required.

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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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Summertime Merit Badges and Rank Advancement for Scouts and Cubs

This summer Chesterfield County will once again offer merit badges and rank advancement. Activity pins and merit badge workshops are offered for Cub Scouts, Webelos and Boy Scouts. For details regarding Girl Scout merit badge workshops call 751-4946. The following … Continue reading

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Buckskin 2017

Buckskin 2017 Sunday, July 30th – Saturday, August 5th, 2017 Camp T. Brady Saunders Maidens, Virginia SCOUTS SHOULD BE: *AT LEAST 14 YEARS OF AGE *A STAR SCOUT OR HIGHER RANK *HAD AT LEAST ONE LONG TERM CAMPING EXPERIENCE (6 … Continue reading

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1 Day for BSA, Scout It Forward!

Join us on April 25, 2017 for 1 Day for BSA, a day to give back and Scout it forward! 1 Day for BSA is a single day where Scouts, parents, grandparents, leaders, alumni, chartered partners, and local businesses can support Scouting online. … Continue reading

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The Chestnut Tree Planting Project

  Last January, we were fortunate to receive eleven American chestnut tree saplings. All eleven were planted on the Albright Scout Reservation in southern Chesterfield County. These saplings were planted by volunteers from the ASR and Troop 1807 from the … Continue reading

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Tour and Activity Plan Terminated

BSA is changing policy regarding tour plans and is no longer requiring them. A cross-functional team has completed an evaluation of the BSA’s Tour and Activity Plan, resulting in a recommendation to terminate the plan effective April 1, 2017. We … Continue reading

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CAMP CARDS ARE HERE!

Camp Cards are available for pick-up at the Council Service Center from 10 am – 5 pm Monday through Friday while supplies last. Cards can also be picked up at your April District Roundtable meeting or on Saturdays by appointment. Email … Continue reading

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