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Battlefield District

District Calendar:  click here

Commissioner Meeting and Roundtable  NOTICE:

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Commissioner Meeting and Roundtable Location for August:

New Hanover Presbyterian Church

10058 Chamberlayne Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23116

Upcoming District Events:

 

2016 Battlefield District Twilight Camp: Registration Closes **** 6/30/2016 ****

The use of the information gathering forms for the online registration process that are contained in the Twilight Camp Information Packet is strongly encouraged.
Reminder: Be sure to obtain all information requested on the forms in the information packet for your scout/scouter/parent/staff prior to starting the registration process. 

2016 Cub Scout Twilight Day Camp will be held on July 25, 2016 – July 29, 2016. 

 

We are proud to give to you the 2016 Twilight Camp Information Packet. Please read through this packet carefully, as a lot of information is contained in this packet. NEW this year is that there is NO paper registration forms, we as a district are going green and being sustainable. All registration is online only at http://scoutingvirginia.doubleknot.com/event/2016-battlefield-district-twilight-camp/1793712.  Registration is now OPEN. Registration will close on June 30, 2016. This is a firm deadline.  Please do not delay in signing up. The forms in the back of the packet are to assist your unit day camp coordinator to assist them in gathering the information needed to sign up online. If you have a concern or comment or question please let us know. We are here to serve you and your unit. You can contact us at battlefieldscouting602@gmail.com. We are also looking for assistance in planning this years camp. If you are interested please send us your contact information to battlefieldscouting602@gmail.com and we will get in touch with you.

Day Camp Information Packet: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_OHBP2aQrHbQWZpd0wtRnJKWEE/view?usp=sharing

 2016 District Dinner: Saturday, November 5, 2016

http://scoutingvirginia.doubleknot.com/event/1813386

Recognition of the Battlefield District Award of Merit recipients and current years Eagle Scouts. Bring two dishes to share that feeds 8-12 people or one dish that feeds 16 people. District provides meat, drinks & bread. All are welcome, please plan on attending and bring your family and anybody that is interested in Scouting.

 Cost: $6.00 per person

Location: 6930 Cold Harbor Road Mechanicsville, Virginia 23111

Would you like to give feedback regarding new Scouting programs and proposed changes to existing Scouting programs? If you are a youth member 14 years of age or older, a volunteer, or a parent of a Cub Scout or Boy Scout, click on the link below to become a member of a Scouting research panel and receive surveys (no more than three per year) on a variety of topics related to Scouting programs.

For more information, please visit:www.scouting.org/about/research/ResearchPanel.aspx

Do you have questions about a district event? Please contact us at battlefieldscouting602@gmail.com.

Looking for a Scouting unit to join? Click Here.

Stay Informed:

The Battlefield District is also on Twitter! Just search for @battlefield602

We will use Twitter along with Facebook and e-mail as means of communications to keep you and your unit informed of what is going on in the Battlefield District.

Sign up for the district e-mail list. Please send an e-mail to battlefieldscouting602@gmail.com with your Name, Unit Type (Pack, Troop, Crew or Ship), Unit Number and registered position and we will add you to the district e-mail list.

Please let us know what we can do for you. We are here to serve you and your unit.

Please visit the Offical Battlefield District Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/BattlefieldDistrictInTheHeartOfVirginiaCouncilBsa

Resources:

Troop Program Resources:

http://www.programresources.org/

Membership Recruitment Resources:

http://www.scouting.org/Home/Membership/Youth_Recruitment.aspx

Annual Health and Medical Record

STEM—Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

http://www.scouting.org/stem.aspx

My.Scouting.org

http://www.my.scouting.org/

Scouting Forms

http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/Media/forms.aspx

Journey to Excellence Resources and Service Hours Login Page Link.

(2016 JTE Scorecards & Spreadsheets now available)

(2017 JTE Scorecards and Spreadsheets Coming Soon).

http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/Awards/JourneyToExcellence.aspx

Advancement Resources including the 2016 printing of the Eagle Rank Application and the December 2015 Printing Eagle Scout Project Workbook.

http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/BoyScouts/AdvancementandAwards/resources.aspx

2014-2016 Program Update Information: Including information on the 2016 Boy Scout Requirements update.

http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/programupdates.aspx