The Northeast Region, BSA is now accepting applications for individuals interested in serving as unit leaders for the region contingent to the 2015 World Jamboree in Japan. Interviews will be held around the region during February and March. See the brochure and application below for more information. The application deadline is February 15.
Nashua Valley Council has received an allotment for 5 crews to attend Philmont in 2015. This will permit a total of 60 Scouts and Scouters from Nashua Valley Council to partake in one of Scouting’s most exciting high adventure opportunities.
The contingent will depart the Boston area on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, arrive at Philmont on Thursday, July 16, 2015 and return home on Tuesday, July 28, 2015.
Cub Scouts, start your engines!
When: Saturday, April 26, 2014 Check in starts at 8 AM Race starts at 10 AM
Where: Fitchburg State University Gym, 130 North St. Fitchburg, MA
Cost: $10 per racer. Preregistration required.
Each pack may register 4 champion Scouts (preferably one each, Tiger, Wolf, Bear, Webelos) Each racer will receive a limited edition patch, participation medal, and certificate. Trophies will be awarded for each age class (Tiger, Wolf, Bear, Webelos), District Champion, and one overall council champion.
Effective Jan. 1, 2014, the Cooking merit badge and Sustainability merit badge will will be added to the list of badges required to earn the rank of Eagle Scout.