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- Find the "The Old North State News" October/November 2016 Edition here!
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- Eagle Scouts from around the Piedmont Area are invited to attend the 10th Annual Eagle Scout Alumni Reunion on Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 7:30 AM. Breakfast will be served and guest Speaker Jon Wells, Eagle Scout and Sr. Mgr., Logistics/Materials Control - Honda Aircraft Company will share his scouting experience. It will be held at theRoyce Reynolds Family Service Center,
1405 Westover Terrace Greensboro, NC Space is limited to the first 130 Eagles! You must RSVP no later than Friday October 28, 2016 to reserve your spot. Please contact the Scout Office: 336/378-9166 or by email at: Kristina.Edmondson@scouting.org
Are you selling popcorn? Come and enjoy a free movie at the Red Cinemas on Battleground Ave. in Greensboro - October 22nd.
Click here for resources for the 2016 Popcorn sale...
Important Popcorn Dates:
- Nov. 1 Show & Sell Product Return/Settlement
- Nov. 4 Take Orders due
- Nov. 11 Prize Orders submitted
- Nov. 18 Take Order Product Pickup
- Dec. 9 Final Invoices Cleared
The Old North State Scout Shop is providing an opportunity for the scouting community to help local scout members who may be in need of uniforms and uniform items. This help will be done through The Ethan Giving Tree program starting November 17 through December 20, 2016. Click here for more details...
- Registration is open for the 2017 National Scout Jamboree! The jamboree will be held on over 10,000 acres at The Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia from July 19-28, 2017. Participants will join nearly 40,000 fellow Scouts and leaders from all over the United States as they enjoy stadium shows, patch trading, community service, merit badges, and tons of exciting activities like hiking, mountain biking, BMX, canopy tours, challenge courses, stand-up paddle boarding, SCUBA diving, shooting sports, and kayaking! The fee to participate is expected to be about $1,500. Spaces are limited. Adult leader slots have already been filled. Online Registration is required, click here to go to site.
Click here for ONSC Registration Form to submit with deposit
- Blue Ribbon Award
Beginning in January, 2017 the Old North State Council is proud to offer the Blue Ribbon award program as a unit-level incentive. As a way of saying thank you to our unit leaders, the Council’s Blue Ribbon program will operate as follows:
Units participating in Popcorn sales, Camp Card sales, and hosting a Family Friends of Scouting presentation will receive…
· free rank advancement in the Scout Shop
· waiver of the $1 per person unit insurance fee at recharter
· a Family Friends of Scouting streamer for their unit flags
Units that complete the above three items during 2016 will be recognized as earning the Blue Ribbon award.
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Recognize an Eagle with a Brick!
If you are an Eagle and would like o purchase a brick or you want to honor a new Eagle Scout, contact Jim Allegretto at the Scout office at 336.378.9166 or email@example.com or click here to purchase one online. Bricks are $100 each.