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Together with your help, the Boy Scouts of America will continue to motivate young people with our message to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes. Imagine having the opportunity to inspire a youth to be a leader of tomorrow. Support the organization that builds young people of character and confidence. Give to Scouting today.


Donations may be mailed or hand- delivered to the Old North State Council, 1405 Westover Terrace, Greensboro, NC 27408 or online, just click on the "Donate Now" button.
For a list of gifts in-kind suggestions, click here...

Join us on Tue., January 27 at 7 PM at Centenary United Methodist Church located at 2300 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro to meet Michael Fossum.
Bring a canned food item to benefit Greensboro Urban Ministry.


"The Old North State News"
Feb./March, 2015 Edition


Membership Retention Rate by District:
Click here to check your Unit's Retention Rate...

Council Clothes Closet - The Old North State Council's clothes closet has been cleaned out.  If you, or someone you know has outgrown their uniform or is no longer in scouting, please consider donating it to our clothes closet.  It's that time of the year when lots of boys are joining scouts and some do not have resources to purchase a uniform.
A Summer Camp Physicals Clinic will be held April 4. Physicals will be available for anyone planning to attend resident camp for the 2015 summer season or high adventure trips. Appointments are pre-paid, first come-first served, by appointment only. Click here for details...
Winter Weather is here!
When there's inclement weather, stay tuned to our Website or
Facebook Page for cancellations, closings and delays!
flora Interested in starting a NEW Scouting Unit?  Click here for more information and learn about the William D. Boyce New Unit Organizer Award
flora Youth Protection No Bullying in Scouting Program.  Units holding discussions using the ONSC Youth Protection No Bullying in Scouting program will receive a special No Bullying patch for everyone participating in the program.  Complete the form in the booklet and submit as directed.

Effective at your 2015 charter renewal date, all Cubmasters, Scoutmasters, Crew Leaders, and Coaches must be trained by BSA's National definition of "Trained".  Contact the Scout Office if your Unit Leader is not trained.  In 2016, all direct contact leaders must be trained in their position they hold with the unit.  Click here for details...


October/December Edition of "The Safety Zone" Newsletter
January/March Edition of "The Safety Zone" Newsletter


Current & past issues of ONSC Newsletters...




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Jan. 28        Council FOS Breakfast
Jan. 31        Event Admin. Course for Directors/Health Officers

Feb. 7         Scouting for Food Bag Distribution
Feb. 8         Scout Sunday
Feb. 8         Winterplace II - Scouts on Skis
Feb. 14       Scouting for Food Bag Collection Day
Feb. 22       SM/ASM Leader Specific Training
Feb. 28       First Aid, CPR/AED Adult, Child, Infant
Feb. 28       SM/ASM Leader Specific Training

March 1      Winterplace III - Scouts on Skis
March 7      Range Officer Training, Woodfield
March 7      Woodfield BB & Archery Day, Woodfield
March 7     University of Scouting
March 7&8 NRA Training Course
Mar 13-15  Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills, CSR
March 14    First Aid, CPR/AED Adult, Child, Infant
March 19    Council Recognition Banquet
Mar 20-22   OA Spring Fellowship, Cherokee
Mar 21&28  Akela Dist. Merit Badge College
March 22     Rangemasters Clay Shoot, Cherokee
March 28     Event Admin. Course-Directors & Health Officers


Merit Badge College

Hosted by the
Akela Dist.
Sat., March 21 &
Sat. March 28

More Old North State Council Upcoming Events & District Events...

2014-2015 ONSC Planning Calendar