Golden Spread Council, Boy Scouts of America

Lone Wolf District Highlights- August 2010

Posted in Lone Wolf by goldenspread on Tuesday, August 3, 2010

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District Chairman- Duwane Skipper- duwaneskipper@yahoo.com

District Commissioner- Bob Post- postbob@allegiance.tv

District Executive- Steve Knollenberg- stevek.bsa@gmail.com

August Calendar:

7- Scout Shop closed

12- District Committee & Commissioners meeting, 7:00 p.m., FUMC, Spearman, TX.

14- Scout Shop closed

14- Program Preview Kickoff & School Night Orientation meeting, Amarillo, TX.

17- Adult Leader meeting, Guymon, 7:00 p.m., Victory Memorial UMC, Guymon, OK.

21-Scout Shop closed

21- Lone Wolf District Golf Tournament, Sunset Hills GC, Guymon, OK.

20-21- Sporting Clays Tournament, Camp Don Harrington, Amarillo, TX

24- Adult Leader meeting, Perryton, 7:00 p.m., FUMC, Perryton, TX.

26- Adult Leader meeting, Dalhart, 7:00 p.m., Central UMC, Dalhart, TX.

27-29- O.A. Summer Ordeal, Camp Don Harrington

September Calendar:

4- Scout Shop closed

6- Scout Service Center & Scout Shop closed for Labor Day

9- District Committee & Commissioners meeting, 7:00 p.m., FUMC, Spearman, TX.

11- Popcorn Kickoff meeting, Amarillo, TX.

25-26- District Camporee, location TBA

25- Popcorn Sale starts

Dalhart Cub Scout Day Camp was a Blast

The Dalhart Cub Day Camp was, once again, a great activity for our kids.  All of the Cubs in attendance had a blast!  Thank you to Packs 46, 146 & 39, and to all the adult volunteers for putting on a great camp!  You guys did amazing things for your kids, in Dalhart!

2010-2011 Program Kick-off and School Night Orientation meeting

Mark your calendars, for August 14th.  We have planned the 2010-2011 Golden Spread Council Program Preview Kick-Off, and School Night Orientation meeting, and we would like to have ALL adult leaders attend.  At a minimum, you should have one leader from your unit in attendance.  You will receive information on all of the upcoming district and council Programs, Fall Recruiting, Popcorn, Trainings, Camps, etc. and you will participate in a time saving and very useful calendar planning session.  When you leave, you will have planned your unit’s activities for the next year!

This year’s event will be held:

Saturday, August 14th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Church at Quail Creek, 801 Tascosa Rd, Amarillo.

There is no fee to attend and a free lunch will be provided.

We ask that all attending RSVP to the Scout Office at 806-358- 6500 no later than August 3rd, 2010 .

Please plan on attending – it will get your Scouting year off to a great start!

August Leader meetings

The upcoming August Leader meetings are extremely important to you as leaders and critical to the health and success of your units.  Each Unit should be represented by at least one leader.  We will be going over 2010-2011 Program Planning material, Back to the Pack meetings, upcoming training opportunities, School Night planning, program delivery changes for Cub Scouts, and the 2010 Popcorn Sale.  Plan to attend; to not only learn about what’s going on in Scouting in our District and Council, but to share your ideas and experiences, so we can provide the best of the Scouting program to our kids!  The dates, times and locations of our meetings are listed in the calendar section, above.  Choose the location and date that is most convenient for you! 

Popcorn Sale Popcorn Kernels for 2010

Summer will be over before we know it, and this year’s Popcorn sale is right around the corner!  Linda Cummings is our District Kernel, again this year.  Has your unit recruited its 2010 Popcorn Kernel?  Please let Linda, or Steve know who will be representing your unit for this year’s sale.  Contact Linda at: cummings@valornet.com, or 806-659-3942, or Steve at: stevek.bsa@gmail.com, or 580-651-2615.  For more information on this year’s sale, please click here:  http://www.goldenspread.org/Programs/Popcorn/Popcorn.htm

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