Programs articles

Outdoor Ethics

“On breaking camp, leave two things behind you: 1) Nothing.  2) Your thanks.“    – Lord Baden-Powell

William T Hornaday

This awards program was created to recognize those that have made significant contributions to conservation. It was begun in 1914 by Dr. William T. Hornaday, director of the New York Zoological Park and founder of the National Zoo in Washington, D.C.

Camp Durant is ready for Female Troops!

Reserve your 2019 Campsite Now Camp Information & Forms can be found at: https://campdurant.com/summer-camp Start your Scouting BSA Troop off at the most Female Ready Camp in North Carolina! Great place to hold your first Troop Campout! Female Summer Camp Staff in key leadership positions Bathhouses that include individual locking Flush Toilets, Showers & Hot

Internet Rechartering

The time for Recharter is here!  For questions, contact us at the Council Office. Instructions for Internet Recharter Occoneechee Specific Rechartering for 2018 (READ FIRST) Internet Rechartering Homepage and Instructions (All except Explorers) Explorer Renewal Only   Journey to Excellence Scorecard Forms Pack JTE 2018 Troop JTE 2018 Crew JTE 2018 Ship JTE 2018 Exploring

Popcorn 2018

Welcome to the 2018 Popcorn Sale (Page updates are always occurring – continue to check often for new items.) NOTE: There are NEW and MORE STREAMLINED procedures in 2018. Locate the RED text below AND in the Kernel Guidebook.   Get Started –  Remember the sale starts September 22.  A Scout is Trustworthy.  Don’t start early! 2017 Quantities Sold for

Merit Badge Opportunities

Looking to add to that growing of collection of merit badges? There are opportunities all year long with partners of our local Boy Scouts. Merit Badge College is just one the events throughout the year. Check out our friends at the National Athletic Park. Their page and how they help Boy Scouts can be found

Top