North Star District
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
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.
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.
Summer Camp Opportunities – Click to Access Details:
Register for Camps via CampMaster website.
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.
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!
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!
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.