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Cardinal District Leader Specific Training – June 5, 2021 May 5, 2021 Posted in: Training 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 Posted in: Training 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.
Central District Camporee Planning – Tonight – Mar 17, 2021 March 17, 2021 Posted in: Camping, Planning, Scouts BSA Attention Black River District! It is that time of the year to be thinking about our District Camporee. Now that we have the results of redistricting, we are now planning the first Camporee of the new Central District (actual name coming later).
Deadlines Extended for NESA Eagle Scout Scholarships January 26, 2021 Posted in: Scholarships, Scouts BSA Earning the Eagle Scout Award can open the door to many career opportunities, and as Scouts study for those careers, the National Eagle Scout Association can help.
District Pinewood Derby – 3/20/21 January 24, 2021 Posted in: Cub Scouts, Pinewood Derby Our District Pinewood Derby will be held on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Holland's United Methodist Church in Raleigh.
New US Environmental Protection Agency Award January 19, 2021 Posted in: Awards, Scouts BSA To commemorate the EPA’s 50th anniversary last year, the Boy Scouts of America and EPA signed a memorandum of understanding to create a special award, encouraging those in the Scouts BSA program to strive to protect the environment.
Central District Camporee Planning – Jan 20, Feb 17, Mar 17 January 7, 2021 Posted in: Camping, Planning, Scouts BSA Now that the new year is here, it is time for us to get our ducks in a row for the District Camporee. 
New Eagle Project Workbook Now Available January 5, 2021 Posted in: Scouts BSA The Eagle Project Workbook has been updated with a January 2021 version date.
2021 Pope Scholarship December 7, 2020 Posted in: Scholarships, Scouts BSA The Occoneechee Council is now accepting applications for the 2021 John William Pope Family Eagle Scout Scholarship.
Eagle Refs is Back December 7, 2020 Posted in: Scouts BSA The eaglerefs.org site is back and whole. All Eagle Scout candidates must use it to request references and to upload a picture of their finished Eagle project with the Scout in the picture.