Golden Spread Council, Boy Scouts of America

Venturing District Highlights- April 2012

Posted in Venturing by goldenspread on Sunday, April 1, 2012


District Chairman:          Jay Barrett:  806-326-2800 or

District Commissioner:  DeLynn McGehee:  806-681-1623 or

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

April Calendar:

14     Meeting at Training Tower at ATC for Post 5001 (1:00 p.m.)

19     Meeting at NWTH for Post 5001 (5:30 p.m.) 

20     COPE:  Maxivolt Corporation

28     Council Popcorn Orientation Meeting at Camp Don (1:00 p.m.)

28     Council Coordinated Key 3 Meeting at Camp Don (3:00 p.m.)

May Calendar:

5     Youth Sporting Clay’s Tournament at Camp Don (8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.)

2012 Venturing District Awards Banquet in Review

Congratulations to Rayel, Brandon, Jacob, Clarice, Emily, Cordell, Audrey and Nick!  They will be the first inaugural crew to represent the Golden Spread Council at the 2013 Jamboree

Way to go Ted, Walter, Arthur, Carl and Bill.  These are some of the original Kwahadi Dancers still living here in Amarillo!

Thank You to Bob and Chris for a combined 50 years of registered scouting experience!

Congratulations to Bob and Jeff for receiving the unit leader awards and Donna, Larry Brandon and Emily for receiving the leadership awards!

Great Job to Jackie as the recipient of the District Award of Merit!

Outstanding Job to Matthew for receiving his Ranger Award and Emily, Ryan and Nick for receiving their Ranger, Gold and Silver Awards! 

Congratulations to All!!


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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