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The Council Service Center and Scout Shop will be closed December 24-28 for the Christmas holiday!

The Council Service Center and Scout Shop will be closed December 24-28 for the Christmas holiday!

The Council Service Center and Scout Shop will be closed December 24-28 for the Christmasg holiday!  

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Hiring For A New Executive Position

Hiring For A New Executive Position

The Heart of Virginia Council is creating a new unit serving executive position to start in early 2015.  The position of Program Support Executive will be a dedicated staff member to help a broad spectrum of units plan a more comprehensive program and organize their product sales so that they experience a greater level of…(more)

Virginia Scouting License Plate

Good news for the license plate effort!  Scouter and State Delegate Randy Minchew of Loundoun County will sponsor a bill in the 2015 General Assembly to authorize a Scouting license plate. In order for it to make it through this session, he has a deadline of January 15 to have 450 pre-paid applications.  As of…(more)

Recognize Your Scouts For Community Service

Recognize Your Scouts For Community Service

Recognize Your Scouts For Community Service One of the most important things that our young people can learn through Scouting is the value and importance of community service.  Volunteering to help make your community a better place is a learned behavior, not something we’re born with.  Help reinforce community service with your Scouts by giving…(more)

Important Blast Day Update!

Important Blast Day Update!

ATTENTION ALL ROCKETEERS! BREAKING NEWS!!!!  IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM GROUND CONTROL!!!! Due to impending weather conditions, we will be following NASA rocket launch guidelines and scrubbing the flight mission previously scheduled for this Saturday! The new “blast” date will be Sunday, January 11th from 1-5 at Cub Camp. Sorry for the move, but launching rockets in…(more)

Curtain Up/Lights Out Overnight Camps

Curtain Up/Lights Out Overnight Camps

Illustration by Robert Meganck Curtain Up/Lights Out® Overnight Camps Virginia Rep invites Scouting groups to have the ultimate theatrical experience – a sleepover at our theater! Campers will participate in theater workshops such as stage-make up, costumes, acting, technical theater and so much more! You’ll also get to see a live performance of one of…(more)