North Star District

Contacts:

District Director – – 765-480-4630

District Program Aide/Paraprofessional – – 765-490-1529

District Commissioner –  

District Chairman – 

District Training Chairman –

District Activities Chairman –

District Eagle Project Approver:  , or phone 219-869-4215

District Civic Service Chair –

District Marketing Chair –

District Eagle Boards (Rensselaer):  , or phone 219-866-5943

North Star District Serves Cass, Fulton, Jasper, Newton, Pulaski & White Counties

 

Access Printable Copy of Latest North Star District Newsletter

 

Eagle Board – Rensselaer on April 10th

Eagle Board of Review  will be April 10th at 7 PM Central Time at Hillcrest Dental office.  For more info. contact .

 

North Star District Pinewood Derby April 22 in Logansport

Date:  Saturday, April 22, 2017.  $5.00 per racer. Registration and weight in  at 10:00 AM and Races begin at 11:00 AM for top three unit winners. After that there will be a race for anyone to participate, youth or adult.  Location:  Mike Anderson (417 S 3rd St., Logansport IN 46947)   Access North Star District Pinewood Derby Rules 2017  Register at CampMaster website.

 

Training

Our new District Training Chair, , has reached out to some of you requesting that your leaders complete some necessary trainings in order to get your unit fully trained.  Every Scout Deserves a Trained Leader!

Be sure to check out the Training Page of the Council website for additional training information!

 

Council Spring Camporee – Climb On With Us!  May 5-7

When & Where:  May 5-7 at Shiloh Park Retreat & Conference Center, 1734 South 350 East, Marion IN 46953

Cost is $12.50 Per Person if Registered by 3:00 PM April 12, 2017 and $15.00 after that.

Registration Deadline is 3 PM April 28, 2017.  Register at CampMaster website.

Access printable flyer for 2017 Council Spring Camporee.

 

Summer Camp Opportunities – Click to Access Details:

Day Camps 2017

Autism Day Camp 2017

Parent and Pal Camp Info. 2017

Cub Adventure Camp 2017

Webelos Weekend Camp 2017

Boy Scout Summer Camp 2017

 

Register for Camps via CampMaster website.

Access BSA Annual Health Form Parts A and B

Cub Scout Campership Application 2017

Boy Scout Campership Application 2017

Please note that the deadline for submission of Campership Applications is May 1st!

 

Annual Invest in Character Golf Outing to Benefit Scouting Friday, May 26th

With the support of Gutwein Motor Co., Sagamore Council announces its annual Invest in Character Golf Outing.  This is a great opportunity to support your local youth and enjoy a meal and fellowship with your fellow golfers!  If your company or business would like to support this event by providing a sponsorship or donation, please contact either Sherry Brady at 765-480-4630 or Jeremy Crews at 219-869-3618.

Access Golf Outing Brochure/Registration Form

 

District Fall Camporee – Leonardo Da Vinci – September 8-10

September 8, 9, & 10th at Cass County 4-H Fairgrounds

Troop 200 from Logansport will host this event. All Scouts will earn the Model Building and Design merit badge by creating a 1/8 scale balsa wood catapult and futuristic spaceship that will be launched from a bungee cord launcher. In their patrols, Scouts will complete three challenges:  Catapult, Leonardo Da Vinci Arch  Bridge and an Odometer  Wheel.  Additional info. coming soon!

 

Service Hours

Have you all been submitting your unit’s service hours? If not, contact , our District Civic Service Chair and we’ll ensure those hours get inputted so that they help your Journey to Excellence scorecard.

 

Council Support Incentive 2016-2018 Information

Does your unit attend camp, hold an ICC (formerly FOS) unit presentation and participate in the popcorn sale? If so, check out our Council Support Incentive Program. See if you qualify for 2016 and get on track to earn the 2017 and 2018 incentives. It will truly benefit your unit financially. I would love to see your unit earn the free camping opportunities at either Camp, rank advancements, and your unit’s insurance fee at recharter time!

 

2016-18 Council Support Incentive Info

 

Council Support Incentive Verification Form 2016

 

Council Support Incentive Verification Form 2017

 

Council Support Incentive Verification Form 2018

 

I’m trying to put a list together of the dates/times and locations that all of you meet so that I (Sherry), TJ, and Jacob can come visit with your unit and provide support to you. Please email the information below:

Unit type, Unit Number, Best Point of Contact Name & Phone Number

What schools you recruit from and whether you participate in spring recruitment

 

Congratulations to New Eagle Scout:

Colin Stokes             Troop 126

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North Star District would like to thank the following current merit badge sponsorship partners:

Logansport:  Cole Hardwood, Logansport Rotary Club, Mike Anderson Car Dealerships

Rensselaer:  Rensselaer Rotary Club and Hillcrest Dental

Monticello:  Declaration Dental and Sthil Brew.