Golden Spread Council, Boy Scouts of America

Ventuirng District Newsletter- November 2011

Posted in Venturing by goldenspread on Wednesday, November 2, 2011


District Executive:          Shannon Scott: 806-358-6500 or

District Chairman:         Jay Barrett:  806-326-2800

District Commissioner:  DeLynn McGehee:  806-681-1623

Introduction from Shannon Scott

Hello Everyone!  As you may or may not know, on September 2nd, 2011, I joined the staff here at the Boy Scouts as the new Venturing District Executive of Amarillo.  I am happy to be here and look forward to getting to know and work with everyone!  If you have any questions, suggestions, comments or anything at all, please feel free to contact me any time.  Thank You!

November Calendar:

1-   Unit 2607 COPE (Group 1)

1-   Unit 2605 Field Trip at Coffee Memorial (Groups 1 & 2)

3-   Unit 2607 COPE (Group 2)

4-   Unit 2605 Field Trip  at Coffee Memorial (Groups 3 & 4)

5-   Troop 560 COPE

6-    Healthcare Pre-First Nighter at AACAL (6:00 p.m.)


14-  Firefighter First Nighter atCentral Firestation(6:30 p.m.)

17-  Healthcare First Nighter at NWTHS (5:00 p.m.)

19-  Crew 2086 COPE

23-  Scout Office Closes at noon for Thanksgiving

24-  Office closed for Thanksgiving

25-  Office closed for Thanksgiving


Do you know what COPE is all about?  Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience or C.O.P.E. is the challenge course (ropes course) program of the Boy Scouts of America. COPE is a series of physical, mental and emotional challenges facilitated by trained staff directed at enhancing personal growth. If you think you would like to know more, please contact Shannon Scott at 358-6500 or

Scholarship Opportunities

If you have questions about such opportunities, please contact Shannon Scott (Venturing Division) at the Scout Service Center 358-6500.

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