Cardinal District

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America 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 Law.

Words to Live By

Scouting is a game for boys under the leadership of boys under the direction of a man.

– Lord Robert Baden-Powell

News

Cardinal District Leader Specific Training – November 13, 2021 October 4, 2021 Classroom training as a substitute for online training provides the opportunity for attendees to learn from other Scouters as well as share ideas and concerns.
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills – Oct. 22-23, 2021 September 2, 2021 The Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS) course builds and expands on the concepts and themes introduced in Scoutmaster Position-Specific Training and provides Scouters with the confidence to take youth into the outdoors.
Florida Sea Base 2022 Opportunity! June 14, 2021 Greetings Cardinal District! Troop 204 is sending four crews on a high adventure trip to the Florida Sea Base planned for 2022, and we are looking for a few good Scouts to join us! Two crews each are participating in the Keys Adventure (three open spots) as well as the…
Cardinal District Leader Specific Training – June 5, 2021 May 5, 2021 Classroom training as a substitute for online training provides the opportunity for attendees to learn from other Scouters as well as share ideas and concerns.
Upcoming First Aid, CPR, and AED Blended Training Events – Apr. 22 and May 20 April 15, 2021 Scouters as well as Scouts age 14 and up are eligible to take a two-hour blended First Aid/CPR/AED training at the Occoneechee Council office (3231 Atlantic Ave., Raleigh).  Cost is $40.

Upcoming Events

Oct
21
Thu
2021
Cardinal District Committee Meeting
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Meetings will be held via Zoom for the foreseeable future.

Oct
22
Fri
2021
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills – Oct. 22-23, 2021 @ Camp Agape
Oct 22 – Oct 23 all-day

The Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS) course builds and expands on the concepts and themes introduced in Scoutmaster Position-Specific Training and provides Scouters with the confidence to take youth into the outdoors. Specifically, this hands-on program gives adult leaders a practical introduction to the patrol method of a Scout-led troop by teaching many of the practical outdoor skills they need to lead Scouts in the out-of-doors.

NOTE: IOLS is required for all Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters, and Venturing Advisors to be considered BSA-trained in addition to the position-specific training for that position.

Location: Camp Agape, 1369 Tyler Dewar Lane, Fuquay-Varina

Gathering: 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. – check in (please eat dinner before you come)

Training: 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Saturday

  • Bring a tent, sleeping bag and personal gear.
  • Due to COVID-19, please provide your own breakfast and lunch for Saturday. Be prepared to cook one of your two meals – stoves and propane will be provided.
  • Pre-packaged snacks will be provided. Please indicate any food allergies or dietary restrictions when registering.

Course fee: $15.00 – includes campground rental, snacks, hand-out materials, and training card

Questions? Contact Gary Wilhelm at gwilhelm.unc1@gmail.com

Register at https://ocscouts.org/calendar/.

District Spook-o-ree @ OSR Camp Durant
Oct 22 @ 10:33 pm – Oct 24 @ 11:33 pm
Nov
4
Thu
2021
Cardinal District Roundtable @ ZOOM until we have a meeting place
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Nov
6
Sat
2021
University of Scouting @ TBD
Nov 6 all-day
Nov
13
Sat
2021
Cardinal District Leader Specific Training – November 2021 @ Apex Jaycee Park
Nov 13 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

Position-specific training will be provided for the following positions:

  • Den Leader
  • Cubmaster
  • Committee Chair and Member (both packs and troops)
  • Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster
  • Unit Commissioner
  • Chartered Organization Representative

Classroom training as a substitute for online training provides the opportunity for attendees to learn from other Scouters as well as share ideas and concerns.

WHERE: Apex Jaycee Park, 451 W. Williams St., Apex
WHEN: Saturday, November 13, 8:30 -11:30 a.m.
Cost: $5.00
Register online at ocscouts.org/calendar

Questions: contact Gary Wilhelm at 919-886-8966 or gwilhelm.unc1@gmail.com.

 

 

Cardinal District Leader Specific Training

Flyer: Cardinal November 2021 Position-Specific Flyer (6 downloads)



Nov
18
Thu
2021
Cardinal District Committee Meeting
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Meetings will be held via Zoom for the foreseeable future.

Dec
2
Thu
2021
Cardinal District Roundtable @ ZOOM until we have a meeting place
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Dec
16
Thu
2021
Cardinal District Committee Meeting
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Meetings will be held via Zoom for the foreseeable future.

Jan
6
Thu
2022
Cardinal District Roundtable @ ZOOM until we have a meeting place
Jan 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm