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Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills – Oct. 22-23, 2021 September 2, 2021 Posted in: Training 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 Posted in: High Adventure 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 Scuba Adventure (two open spots).  One Keys Adventure crew will be attending from July 16-22, 2022, and the other will be attending from July 23-29, 2022.  Each Scuba Adventure crew will be attending from June 26-July 3, 2022. Trip basics are as follows: Keys Adventure Scout cost is $1,800 Scuba…
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.