October Roundtable

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Join us for Baden-Powell District Roundtable!

WHEN:  Thursday, October 9th at 7:00pm

WHERE:  Last Frontier Council Office

WHO:  All Scouting leaders

 

What’s happening this month?

  • We will have information about the upcoming Council Camporee
  • Recharter is here! We will have the packets and information you need to recharter by December.

See you Thursday!

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2014 Eagle Scout Project of the Year

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We are proud to announce the winner of the Baden-Powell District Eagle Scout Project of the Year is Kyle Bloomer. Kyle will receive a $500 scholarship.

Kyle’s project will now be in the running for the Last Frontier Council Project of the Year.

You can learn more about his project clicking here.

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2014 OU Merit Badge University

The OU Merit Badge University will be held on November 1st and will be capped at 300 Scouts.

Click here for more information!

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BP 2014 Eagle Project of the Year

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September 15, 2014

BADEN-POWELL DISTRICT EAGLE SCOUT PROJECT OF THE YEAR

 The Baden-Powell District is proud to announce that we will be awarding the Baden-Powell District Eagle Scout Project of the Year to one deserving Eagle Scout.  The award recipient will receive a $500 educational scholarship, which has been made possible by the generosity of our District’s own Phil and Alice Pippin.  Read more about the scholarship at http://www.lastfrontiercouncil.org/newsfeed/new-eagle-scholarships-offered/11414.

You may apply for the scholarship if you satisfy these requirements:

  • You have completed your final Eagle Scout Board of Review and received your approved paperwork from the BSA National Office;
  • Your final Eagle Scout Board of Review occurred between September 1, 2013 and August 31, 2014; and
  • You submit the completed scholarship application to the District on or before September 27, 2014.

You can download the scholarship application at http://www.nesa.org/PDF/542-026.pdf.   Your completed application should be submitted by e-mail to badenpowellok@gmail.com.

The award recipient will be selected by a committee, based on the same criteria used by the National Eagle Scout Association (NESA) to award the Adams National Eagle Scout Service Project Award.  The award recipient will also be considered by the Last Frontier Council’s NESA Committee for the Council’s Eagle Scout Project of the Year, which awards one additional $1,000 scholarship.

Questions?  Please e-mail badenpowellok@gmail.com.

Good Luck!

Baden-Powell District

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Kiwanis Club Flag Ceremony, September 11

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The Kiwanis Club is looking for a unit to perform a flag ceremony on September 11, 2014 at 6:30pm.  The event will be held at the Petroleum Club at 100 N Broadway Ave in Oklahoma City.

If your unit is interested in assisting please contact Matt Gossom at (405) 513-1159 or by email at matt.gossom@scouting.org.

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Octoberfest 2014

OctoberFest

Monday, October 6th, 2014

In open field west of

Church of the Epiphany of the Lord

 7336 West Britton Rd.

(between Rockwell and Council Rd.)

 Troops:         Scoutmasters, this event is a fabulous recruitment opportunity.  It exposes the Webelos Scouts of B-P District to Boy Scouting and your Troop.  Troops should arrive NO EARLIER than 5 p.m. to set-up.  Activities should be led by the youth of your troop.  Set up time is non-negotiable.

Webelos:     Please plan to bring your Webelos at 7:00 p.m..  This event allows one-on-one contact with the Scoutmasters and the Troops of B-P District.  Your Webelos will meet and interact with Boy Scouts from the various Troops and discover, through the Scouts’ activities, the wondrous adventures that await them in Scouting.

No power and no water. Please park in church parking lot.

For more information, or if you would like to help, please contact Scott Holloway at scott.holloway@cox.net.

 

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The Baden-Powell District is on need of Boy Scout and adult volunteers to help put together Cub Scout Recruiting packets This will be Thursday July 31 at 6:30 pm at the Council Office.  Dinner will be provided (pizza plus salad for those who want to eat healthier). 


Violunteers would be needed for 1.5 to 2 hours – depending on how many volunteers come to help.

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