Transitioning from to the new BSA Handbook


For 2016:

-Boys joining on or after  Jan. 1, 2016  MUST use the new requirements.

-Boys who have joined prior to Jan. 1, 2016:

  • Who are working on the Scout badge MAY continue to work on the existing requirements, but MUST convert to the new requirements upon completion of the Scout badge.
  • Who are working on Tenderfoot through First Class MAY continue to work on the existing requirements, but MUST convert to the new requirements upon attaining First Class.
  • Who have completed First Class MAY complete the rank they are currently working on in the existing requirements, but then MUST convert to the new requirements for subsequent ranks.

For 2017:  All Scouts MUST use the new requirements regardless of rank.

Upcoming Events

August 13th  Great Canoe Race at South Cove.
Trip Coordinator: Mr. A. Boggs

August 20th – Court of Honor at 11:00 am at the Meyers’ house.Will follow up with swim day at the lake. Bring swim clothes to change into, life jacket if you have one, towel, and an appetizer. Lunch will be provided. Will talk about Flags Across America fundraiser.
Trip Coordinator: Ms. Meyers

August 27th  Scoutmaster Leader Specific Training
Coordinator: Mr. Wilson

September 16Wood Badge Training – Palmetto Council
Coordinator: Mr. Wilson

September 23-25 Outdoor Leaders Skills, if anyone is interested
Coordinator: Mr. Wilson

September 24th thru 25th Camping and Day Hike at Black Balsam Knob.  Meet at Scout Hut at 6:30 am
Trip Coordinator: Mr. Kuhlman

October 8th with back up date October 29th Fundraiser at Fatz again, pancake breakfast.
Coordinator: Ms. Vaughn

October 21th thru 23rd Camporee (Pumpkin Chuckin-A-Ree), Chattooga Belle Farms.
Trip Coordinator: Mr. Wilson

November 18th-20thLicklog to Oconee State Park Backpack.  Coordinator will need to make check camp site for 2nd night.
Trip Coordinator: Mr. Overfelt

December 2nd thru 4thYorktown, possibly leave at lunchtime, boys may need to get out of school early, Adam to check on that.  Will be sleeping on the Yorktown x 2 nights
Trip Coordinator: Mr.  A. Boggs

December 15 District Annual Recognition Dinner   6pm at Saint Mark United Methodist Church