Pathfinder Upcoming Dates:     

August

7th- Roundtable! This will be a 2-for-1 as we’ll have the popcorn kickoff AND Recruitment night training! You need to RSVP for the popcorn kickoff, email Aaron at pathfinderpopcorn@yahoo.com or Michael at michael.widman@scouting.org. We will also have our Commissioner meeting at 6pm. This is also your last chance to turn in your calendar and budget to receive FREE handbooks for all new Scouts!

16th- Leader Specific Training. RSVP now to Ron Goss at rgoss@aoinc.org.

21st- School Night to Join Scouting! Are you ready to recruit some new Cub Scouts? Make sure to attend Roundtable this month and next to get your Pack's membership packets and recruitment tips!

27th- District Committee Meeting. Interested in joining the District Committee? Come to our first committee meeting of the fall to learn more about what the District Committee does! We have multiple subcommittees you can join and all of them make a big impact on our District!

September

September 1st- Labor Day. Office will be closed.

September 4th- Roundtable & Commissioner Meeting.

September 6th-7th- Bass Pro Outdoor Days! Head out to Springfield Lake for some outdoor fun! There will be tons of camping vendors, activities, and even FREE camping! See the flyer for more information.

September 6th- MSU MBU. Classes are filling up but there are still come available! Email me to find out what classes your Scouts are in or to find out which classes are still available! Deadline to Register is August 15th!

September 19th-21st- Silver Dollar City Scoutout. We have units from all over the Midwest signed up and would love to have more! Deadline has been extended until August 14th! Scouts will learn about the metalworking, leatherworking, railroading, pottery, and geology merit badges (they will not complete them, instructors will not be able to sign blue cards), there will also be a special behind-the-scences tour of Wildfire!

September 22nd- Show N’ Sell Orders due. Get those orders in before the 22nd to guarantee your popcorn!

September 24th- District Committee Meeting.

September 27th- Hooked on Scouting. NEW Scouts can attend this fishing filled day and will even earn their Fishing Belt loop! This is for new scouts only but leaders are encouraged to attend and meet the new Scouts. We will be at Bass Pro Headquarters (Sportsman Park) from 10am-2pm.

 

Pathfinder News:

The new Eagle Scout application is out! ALL Scouts applying for Eagle must use the new form! Click here for the new form.

Check out the Pathfinder District Facebook page for more information! It's a great place to share unit news and activitiesl!