Category: General Announcements

Fiscal Policies and Procedures for BSA Units

Has your unit had questions about checking accounts, insurance, tax-exempt status, or other fiscal issues?  The attached document, found here, answers many of these questions and should be required reading for committee chairs and unit treasurer’s.   

New Recharter FAQ’s

In a constant desire to make life simpler for our volunteers, the national office has been working effortlessly on making the internet rechartering website more user friendly. On Monday, October 2nd the new website went live, replacing the old website.

Devils Scout Night

Friday, December 29, 2017 at 7:00 PM. For more details, click here.

SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN SKI AREA – “Your #1 Scout Headquarters for Snow Sports Fun”

Winter’s coming … what’s your activity plan? Want to learn a lifetime sport, go indoor camping, take the snow tubing plunge or earn merit badge requirements? Shawnee Mountain offers Cub and Boy Scouts great options for one-day or overnight trips.

2018 Alumni Gatherings-Save the Date

District Alumni Gatherings for 2018. For more information, click here.

Top 6 Things to Know About Inviting Girls to the BSA

October 13, 2017 This week, BSA’s volunteer-led board of directors unanimously approved a plan to invite girls and young women into all Scouting programs. Starting in 2018, Cub Scouting will be available to both girls and boys in the first through fifth

Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science

Friday, November 3, 2017 at 7:00 PM. For flyer, click here.

Scout Scholar Athlete Award Nominations

Nominate your Scout(s) for the Scout Scholar Athlete Award! Nominations must be submitted by midnight on Friday, October 13th! Nominate your Scout(s) today! The nomination form can be found here.

Shawnee Mountain

Shawnee Mountain Ski Area - Ski Shawnee

October SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN SKI AREA – “Your #1 Scout Headquarters for Snow Sports Fun” Winter’s coming… what’s your activity plan? Want to learn a lifetime sport, go indoor camping, take the snow tubing plunge to earn merit badge requirements? Shawnee

Four Centuries in a Weekend-Explore the Historic Sites of Union County!

October 21-22, 2017 Saturday 10 am – 5 pm | Sunday 12 – 5 pm More than 30 sites open to the public – many offering special activities & events! Bring your Scouts out for this awesome event! http://ucnj.org/parks-recreation/cultural-heritage-affairs/historic-sites-map/