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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

The Triangle Nonprofit and Volunteer Leadership Center

Occoneechee Council and and The Triangle Nonprofit and Volunteer Leadership Center, located in Durham, NC,  are working together to count your Scouting hours toward THREE Award Programs through The Center.  The Center has been around since 1972 supporting nonprofit organizations.  Read more about them at www.thevolunteercenter.org. The Three Awards are Commissioner’s Award, Mayor’s Award and President’s Award: 

Order of the Arrow

History For more than 100 years, the Order of the Arrow (OA) has recognized Scouts and Scouters who best exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their daily lives.  This recognition provides encouragement for others to live these ideals as well.  Arrowmen are known for maintaining camping traditions and spirit, promoting year-round and long term

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