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Battlefield District


District Calendar:  click here

Roundtable NOTICE:

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Roundtable Location for March:

New Hanover Presbyterian Church

10058 Chamberlayne Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23116

Upcoming District Events:

Here is a listing of upcoming district events and training. Please click on the links to learn more and to register.
1. Pinewood Derby (Lions are racing veggies!)
2. BALOO – May 19-20 Saturday 4:00 pm to Sunday at 1:00 pm at Camp T. Brady Saunders.
3. Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Indoor Training: April 21 Check in at 8 and start at 830 at Fairfield Presbyterian Church in Mechanicsville.
4, Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills: May 18-19 Friday Check in at 6:00 and start at 6:30 to Saturday at 4:00 pm at Camp T. Brady Saunders.

Do you have questions about a district event? Please contact us at

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.

If you want to sign up, change your e-mail address or be removed from the district e-mail list. Please go to and it will be taken care of.

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

Please visit the Official Battlefield District Facebook page at:

National and Local Scouting Resources:

Family Scouting Resources, Links and Documents:

HOVC Family Scouting Talking  Points and Timeline 12_21_17

Family Scouting Committee  District Talking Points 12_21_17

Family Scouting Announcements and FAQs 12_21_17

Family Scouting Infographic

BSA National Family Scouting Information Page

Online Registration Information & Resources:

BSA High Adventure Bases:

Philmont Scout Ranch:

Sea Base:

Northern Tier:

Summit Bechtel National Scout Reserve:

BSA The Adventure Plan:

The Adventure Plan (TAP) is a tool to guide unit leaders—Cubs, Scouts and Venturers/Sea Scouts— through all stages of Adventure planning.

BSA Troop Leader:

In order to deliver the PROMISE OF SCOUTING, youth and adult troop leaders need to plan a program that is involving, challenging, and FUN! This website is filled with videos, action photos, useful information and practical ideas, to help make it easier for youth and adult troop leaders to present Scout meetings that are fun with positive outcomes.

BSA Troop Leader BLOG:

Welcome to the Troop Leader Blog where ideas can be shared, thoughts and opinions can be expressed, and success stories can be related. As troop leaders, your views and experiences are at the heart of what defines our program. Whatever you can share via your comments is valuable, most welcome, and sure to be appreciated by other leaders.

Troop Program Resources:

Scout Pioneering:

Scout Planning Worksheet: Click here

BSA Venturing:

BSA Sea Scouts:

Membership Recruitment Resources:

Annual Health and Medical Record:

Annual Health and Medical Record

STEM—Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics:


Scouting Forms:

Journey to Excellence:

2018 Scorecards, JTE Guidebooks & Tracking Workbooks now available.

Journey to Excellence Resources and Service Hours Login Page Link.

Advancement Resources:

(including the April 2017 printing of the Eagle Scout Rank Application and the October 2015 printing of the Eagle Scout Project Workbook).