Golden Spread Council, Boy Scouts of America

Golden Eagle District Highlights- October 2012

Posted in Golden Eagle by goldenspread on Monday, October 1, 2012

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District Chairman:  Dean Sather   dean@crosspointe.com   806-353-9750

District Commissioner:  Joy Kilian  joykilian@hotmail.com  806-679-4236

Hereford Area District Commissioner: HS Fuller, hsfuller42@yahoo.com

District Executive: Brian Lamirande  806-358-6500 or brian.lamirande@scouting.org

October 2012

 4             District Roundtable

4             Order of the Arrow Lodge Meeting-7:00 pm @ Scout Office

11           G.E Key-3 Meeting – 6:00 pm @ Scout Office

13           Spook-o-ree Weekend #1- Camp Don Harrington & M.K Brown

13           OA Service Day

18           District Commissioner’s Meeting 6:30 pm @ Scout Office     

18           District Committee Meeting – 7:15 pm @ Scout Office

18           Eagle Scout Service Project Review

25           Sea Scout Ship Open House- 5:30-7:00 pm @ Jacks Marine Service

25           Eagle Scout Rank Board of Review

November 2012

1          District Roundtable-Recharter Workshop, 7:00 pm @ St. Thomas the Apostle

3          O.A Fall Fellowship- 8:30 am – 5:30pm @ St. Thomas the Apostle

3          O.A Fall Banquet – 5:30-9:00 pm @ St. Thomas the Apostle

8          G.E Key-3 Meeting, 6:00 pm @ Scout Office

8          District Commissioner’s Meeting, 6:30 pm @ Scout Office

8          District Committee Meeting, 7:15 pm @ Scout Office

10        Popcorn Distribution

13        O.A Service Day—See Lodge 486 Website for Details

18        Eagle Scout Service Project Review –Details Below

25        Eagle Scout Rank Board of Review—Details Below

*District Announcements*

 

Sea Scout Ship – Open House!!

For the very first time in Golden Spread Council history, I am happy to announce your opportunity to join the inaugural Sea Scout Ship of the Texas Panhandle!! Right here in your local council, youth (Co-ed, Ages 13-20) and adults will be offered the opportunity to participate in the exciting and fulfilling experience that the Sea Scouting program of the Boy Scouts of America has to offer!

In partnership with Jack’s Marine Service of Amarillo, we will be holding a recruiting event on October 26th, from 5:30 – 7:00 pm at the Showroom of Jacks Marine Service, located on the Northeast corner of I-27 and Western. For more information contact your District Executive, Brian Lamirande at 806-220-9158 or 806-358-6500 or visit the Sea Scouting webpage on Goldenspread.org.

Late Scout Shop Hours  — REMINDER!!!

October 1, 8 & 15

*Don’t forget we can also order any catalog item from Scoutstuff.org and save YOU the shipping costs.*

District Committee – Positions Now Available

The Golden Eagle District is growing and need your help! We are welcoming candidates to fill vacant district committee positions in this year’s District wide Committee election. We are looking for individuals to fill the following positions: 1) Finance 2) Camping & Program 3)  positions. See the position descriptions and responsibilities links on the Golden Eagle District Website for more details. If you would like to be considered or have a recommendation please contact the Golden Eagle District Chairman, Dean Sather or the G.E District Executive, Brian Lamirande at the contact information listed on the Golden Eagle District Webpage. We welcome ALL suggestions and recommendations!

**District Meetings**

Cub Scout/Boy Scout Roundtable
1st Thursday of the Month – 7:00pm @ St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 4100 South Coulter

District Key-3 Meeting
2nd Thursday of the Month – 6:00pm @ Scout Service Center

District Committee Meeting
2nd Thursday of the Month – 6:30pm @ Scout Service Center

District Commissioner’s Meeting
2nd Thursday of the Month – 7:15pm @ Scout Service Center

Eagle Boards of Review
Service Project Review – 3nd Thur. of the Month – 6:30 pm @ St. Luke Presbyterian Church, 3001 S. Bell
Eagle Rank Review – 4rd Thur. of the Month – 6:30 pm @ St. Luke Presbyterian Church, 3001 S. Bell

**Please check the Golden Eagle District Website for Calendar Updates & Activities**

http://www.goldenspread.org/districts/GoldenEagle/GoldenEagle.htm

Or

The Golden Eagle District Facebook Page & Connect to your local Community!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Golden-Eagle-District-BSA-Golden-Spread-Council/301897883200809\

 Roundtable/Commissioner Meeting – District Wide Meeting- Come one, Come ALL!

Adult Leader Roundtable is an excellent opportunity to ensure that YOUR unit is represented and YOUR thoughts, ideas, comments and concerns are heard. This monthly meeting provides a platform for discussion, event planning, training, networking and idea sharing that EVERYONE will surely benefit from. We feature monthly Boy Scout and Cub Scout related topics & fun-filled activities in a warm & welcoming environment!

So bring all of your Pack and Troop adult leaders out to the Golden Eagle Monthly Roundtable & join in on the fun! The meeting is at 7:00 pm on the first Thursday of the month, located in the St. Thomas the Apostle Church Fellowship Hall. Look forward to seeing you there!

Eagle Scout Project Reviews and Eagle Scout Boards of Reviews

Service Project Review – 3nd Thur. of the Month – 6:30 pm @ St. Luke Presbyterian Church, 3001 S. Bell
Eagle Rank Review – 4rd Thur. of the Month – 6:30 pm @ St. Luke Presbyterian Church, 3001 S. Bell

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