Calendar

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March 2017

  Scout Fair Coupon Book sales
25 District Merit Badge Fair
31-2 Order of the Arrow: Arrowmen Bash

April 2017

2 New Eagle Scout Reception (SHAC)
5 Eagle Scout Association meeting
6 District committee meeting
6 Scout Fair Value Pack: 3% bonus deadline
7-9 Wood Badge training 16-1B
11 SHAC’s birthday!
13 District commissioners meeting
13 Roundtable, 7:00 pm
13 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
20 Council Coordinated (for district committee members) (SHAC)  *new date
21 Scout Fair Coupon Book: 1% bonus deadline
27 Scout Fair 10% bonus participation deadline

May 2017

1 Silver Beaver Nominations Due (SHAC)
4 District commissioners meeting
4 District committee meeting
6 Scout Fair (SHAC)    *new date
11 Roundtable / Program Preview, 7:00 pm
11 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
25 Council Coordinated (for district committee members) (SHAC)

June 2017

1 District committee meeting
5-9 Cub Scout day camp
7 Eagle Scout Association meeting
15 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
30-2 Order of the Arrow Section Conclave at The University of the Incarnate Word
  Boy Scout summer camp
  National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)

July 2017

6 District committee meeting
19-28 BSA National Scout Jamboree, Summit Bechtel Reserve, WV
  Boy Scout summer camp
  Cub Scout summer resident camp

August 2017

1 Online popcorn sales begin
1 Popcorn show-n-sell commitment deadline
3 District committee meeting
3 District commissioners meeting
10 Roundtable, 7:00 pm       
10 Fall recruiting night training, 7:00 pm
12 Venturing Banquet (SHAC)
13 OA Troop/Team Representative Summit
15 Popcorn kickoff for unit popcorn kernels (one representative per unit should attend)
17 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting, 7:00 pm
17 Council Coordinated (for district committee members) (SHAC)
19 Popcorn show-n-sell distribution
26 District Committee Workshop (SHAC)

September 2017

  Fall recruiting nights
1 Order of the Arrow elections begin for troops/teams
7 District committee meeting
7 District commissioners meeting
8-10 Wood Badge training 17-2A (SHAC)
14 Roundtable, 7:00 pm
14-16 Wood Badge training 17-3A (SHAC)
21 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting 
23 Fall University of Scouting
30 Popcorn blitz day #1
30 National Public Lands Day Service Project
30 District Training Day

October 2017

5 District committee meeting
5 District commissioners meeting
6-8 Wood Badge training, 17-2B (SHAC)
12 Roundtable, 7:00 pm
12 Recharter training (one representative per unit should attend)
12 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
12-14 Wood Badge training, 17-3B (SHAC)
14 Popcorn blitz day #2
19 Council Coordinated (for district committee members) (SHAC)
20-22   Fun with Son (campout for new Scouts) (SHAC)
26-28 Cub-o-ree
28 Popcorn blitz day #3
30 Popcorn orders due

November 2017

2 District committee (annual business) meeting
2 District commissioners meeting
3-5 Order of the Arrow: Fall Pow Wow 
9 Roundtable, 7:00 pm
9 Recharter training (one representative per unit should attend)
16 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
18 Popcorn distribution
20 Order of the Arrow elections end
28 Council Recognition Reception

December 2017

2 College of Commissioner Science (SHAC)
7 District committee meeting
7 District commissioners meeting
14 Roundtable, 7:00 pm
14 Recharter turn-in at roundtable
21 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
18-23 National Youth Leader Training (NYLT)
26-31 Boy Scout Winter Camp (SHAC)

January 2018

4 District committee meeting
4 District commissioners meeting
11 Roundtable, 7:00 pm
11 Friends of Scouting dates due from units
13 Key Leader’s Conference (for district committee members) (SHAC)
19-21 Webelos Woods
20 Order the Arrow (OA) Lodge Leadership Development (LLD) Training and Lodge Banquet 
25 Scout Fair Kick-Off Meeting, 7:00 pm
27 Scouting for Food: hanger distribution (SHAC)
27 District Dinner

February 2018

1 District commissioners meeting
1 District committee meeting
3 Scouting for Food: food pick up (SHAC)
8 Roundtable, 7:00 pm
TBD Spring Recruiting Training
10/11 Scout Sabbath/Sunday
15 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
23 Baden Powell Fellowship Dinner (SHAC)
23-25 Venturing Challenge (SHAC)

March 2018

1 District committee meeting
1 District commissioners meeting
3 Merit Badge Fair
8 Scout Fair Value Pack: 5% Bonus Deadline
8 Roundtable, 7:00 pm
15 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting
16-18 Wood Badge training 18-1A
24 Spring University of Scouting training (SHAC)
29 Scout Fair Value Pack: 3% bonus deadline
31 Scout Fair participation deadline: 10% bonus
31 Skills Discovery Day

April 2018

5 District commissioners meeting
5 District committee meeting
5 Scout Fair Coupon Book: 1% bonus deadline
6-8 Camp-o-ree
6-8 Wood Badge training 18-1B
6-8 Order of the Arrow: Arrowmen Bash
6-8 Powder Horn weekend #1
8 New Eagle Scout Reception (SHAC)
11 SHAC’s birthday!
12 Roundtable, 7:00 pm
14 Scout Fair (SHAC)
19 Council Coordinated (for district committee members) (SHAC)
20-22 Powder Horn weekend #1

May 2018

1 Silver Beaver nominations due (SHAC)
3 District commissioners meeting
3 District committee meeting
10 Roundtable / Program Preview, 7:00 pm
17 Order of the Arrow chapter meeting

June 2018

7 District committee meeting
7 District commissioners meeting
4-8 Cub Scout day camp
  Boy Scout summer camp
  National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)

 

National / International Events

July 30 - August 4, 2018 National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC), Indiana University
July 22 - August 3, 2019 World Scout Jamboree, Summit Bechtel Reserve, WV