Want to join Scouts but not sure what Pack, Troop or Crew or other options are close or right for you. Then go here Adventure is Calling and see what options there are. There are programs for both boys and girls. For more information about these programs go to the NorthernStar Council website, click Here.
Roundtable is the first Thursday of every month. Find out what is going on in the District, get trained, and get new ideas. The meetings begin at 7:30pm then breakout into smaller sessions. At the next Round Table there will be Unit Committee training and a table in the corner with Philmont info.
Remember to come early for Meet, Greet and Eat at 7:00. Official meeting begins at 7:30.
Christ the King Lutheran Church
8600 Fremont Ave S
In case you need it here is the Map
Happy New Year Dan Patch!
This Thursday is Roundtable. I can tell this is going to be a great year in Dan Patch!
When you arrive this week - , if you have a QR Code reader on your phone/device - be ready to scan a QR Code to check-in. This feature will allow you to skip the line to check-in on a computer and check-in at your leisure during the social gathering time. If you don't have a QR Code Reader, you can download one for free in the AppStore for Apple or the PlayStore for Android. Our attendance is very important to making Roundtable optimal for everyone! So please make sure you check-in each month! We will have some cell phones loaded up and ready to go, along with a few iPads for you to use for check-in as well.
We have some great breakouts planned by the Roundtable Team! And, by the way, the Roundtable Team is expanding and you might want to join us! Look for more info on Thursday night and let me know if you are interested in becoming a Roundtable Commissioner!
"Unit Committee Training" is an opportunity for members of you Unit Committee to be trained! Please encourage ALL your unit committee members to attend this training!
"Blue & Gold Planning" Learn all about the Blue and Gold Ceremony - from start to finish - how can the planning process be streamlined and include volunteers!
"Go See Its" presented by Dave Mennen (Pack 619) Come hear about Go See It ideas for Tiger through Bear!
"Webelos/Patrol Meetings" presented by Rick Mitchell (Pack 461) This is a great way to brainstorm ways to plan your Webelos Den meetings and AOL Patrol meetings! Come find out, as well, how to keep your meetings outdoors!
"Grey Wolf" as presented by Mike Alexander. Come and learn or re-visit what Grey Wolf is all about. What is Grey Wolf? How can you get your scouts involved in Grey Wolf? What benefits to your Troop are there by having scouts attend Grey Wolf?
"Crew Organization" Find time tonight to talk with other Venture Crew Advisors about leading Venturing Crews. Come with your ideas but also your questions!
Tentative Troop/Crew Breakout:
"Teaching and Mentoring Youth" How can we best reach our scouts where they are? How can we be mentors and guides for them in this generation?
Remember - Thursday,January 5th, Christ the King Lutheran Church, Bloomington 7:00PM to 8:45PM!
In case you missed announcements from the last round table you can view the PDF of them Here.
Wood Badge Beading
Angel Braaten received her Wood Badge Beads for completing the training and her tickets.
Interested in learning about Wood Badge